• 5Q

    A Chat with Costello

    Make that Dagmara Costello, a Polish-born painter and member of the Marshall Building's The Fine Art Gallery, whose landscapes are nothing short of ethereal.

  • The Chocolate-Covered Crone

    A Dem Bones Fairytale

    She dared to peek over the edge of the vat and tumble in. A few gulps and she was coated from head to toe. But beneath the chocolate crust, her heart beat on...

  • 5Q

    Pfister Narrator Julie Ferris

    The Pfister's first Narrator earned a Ph.D from the University of Iowa. In her spare time, she's working on a novel. Keep your eye on this one.

  • 5Q

    A Walk on the Wild Side

    "Excavating, tearing down and rebuilding" - painter Jane Gates talks about reinvention, finding inspiration in nature and why it's okay to break a few rules.

  • 5Q

    Welcome home, Luckystar

    After a decade, a short hiatus and several new addresses, Luckystar Studio returns to the Third Ward.

  • 5Q

    Thomas Schulteis

    Who’s the dude sitting in a dental chair? My interest piqued, so I contacted the artist for a 5Q. He's a man of few words, but the work speaks for itself.

  • 5Q

    Beauty, sorrow and American detritus

    Kevin J. Miyazaki discusses internment camps, his charity-based photography website and the ragged beauty of abandoned fast food establishments.

  • Detour

    Auf Wiedersehen

    Brigitte departs Europe with no regrets; she lived her year there to the fullest and returns with a clearer eye and a fuller heart.

  • 5Q

    Architect Scott Jackson

    The owner/director of Cedar Gallery discusses his ideal living quarters, favorite buildings and why condos freak him out.