(Image by Mintwab Zemeadim)

I AM ETHIOPIA: The cross-cultural vision of photographer Mintwab Zemeadim

The final installment of Globalist Apprentice Aida Solomon's series "I AM ETHIOPIA" profiles an artist who's recasting mainstream media images of her home country.
Aug 13, 2014
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis perform in San Francisco on their 2013 tour. (Photo by Amanda Rhoades / SF Foghorn)

Macklemore’s Seattle style gains global appeal

With a fresh batch of Grammy gold under their belts, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis might catch their Seattle fans reminiscing about the days when they played small venues around the city for just a few bucks. The duo have evolved from humble beginnings in the local underground to become a global sensation, all the while […]
Jan 27, 2014
Playwright Muhammad Marros. (Photos by Keith Lane and Muhammad Marros)

Double Vision: Testing the line between photographer and subject in Cairo

Just because you own a smartphone does not mean you are a photographer.
Jun 29, 2013

Hungry Planet exhibit at the Burke Museum dishes out global food knowledge

Global methods of agriculture are changing rapidly. Fast food chains like McDonald’s are spreading around the globe. And here in the US, we’re eating more and more processed foods. So it’s the perfect moment to take a step back and analyze what the world eats and how we’ve all adapted to the modernization of the […]
Mar 15, 2012