Profiles

The Art Cave

The Art Cave is a cozy gallery and studio tucked away in a renovated warehouse in Santa Cruz. Previously a chewing gum factory, currently…

Robert Pesich

Poetry allows you to have these feelings, to explore your grief and joy. Poetry is a spit in the eye of the monster—a knife…

Second Hand Hustle

Seeking ’80s and ’90s swag? Jaypee Inguito’s your man. Through his store, Second Hand Hustle, and its offering of curated vintage men’s clothing, he hooks…

Kimberly Mohne Hill

Since 1991, the SVLaureate program has awarded more than 150 of the finest artists the South Bay has to offer with honors, recognition, and…

Farah Yasmeen Shaikh

Since 1991, the SVLaureate program has awarded more than 150 of the finest artists the South Bay has to offer with honors, recognition, and…

DJ John Beaver

John Beaver has three passions: animals, music, and life itself. As a zookeeper at Happy Hollow Park & Zoo, Beaver educates the community about…

Lorenz Mazon Dumuk

There’s nothing superficial about Lorenz Mazon Dumuk. He’s a poet. His love of poetry led him to California State University, East Bay’s Creative Writing…

Demone Carter

Demone Carter is an emcee with an encyclopedic understanding of hip-hop’s history and cultural influence. His lyrics are punchy, candid bits of verse that…

Alex Russell

Alex Russell: Web Platform Team, Google Alex Russell is senior staff software engineer on the web platform team for Chrome at Google. He runs…

Isaac Z. Schlueter

Isaac Z. Schlueter: Creator of npm and CEO of npm, Inc. Isaac Z. Schlueter is the creator of npm and CEO of npm, Inc….