Artists

John Belushi movies
John Belushi movies: A Look at the Films of the Comedy Legend

Nearly 40 years ago,  the actor John Belushi died tragically. Given a combination of cocaine…

women in film
Women in Film: A Conversation with Tracy Kleeman

Artistic Fuel recently put together a Clubhouse panel about women in film with Ellie Foumbi,…

In the Studio: Meet the Artists of Riverview Station, Asheville, NC

In the majestic Blue Ridge Mountains, alongside the French Broad River, stands a long, brick…

henry conlon
Henry Conlon: A Journey Back to Americana

I first heard Henry Conlon play at the opening night of the Loudoun Arts Film…

slow motion water
Slow Motion Video of Portraits in Dramatic Time by David Michalek

It’s been five years since the passing of Alan Rickman. So, in honor of the…

pianist
Musician Biopics and the Film Industry

In the early 2000’s the film industry had a slight obsession with creating biopics about…

Hollywood sign
Women in the Directors Chair

In 1984 Barbara Streisand took home the Golden Globe for Best Director in a Musical…

poetry books
Matthew Daddona: House of Sound

There seems to be a sort of resurgence in the world of poetry recently. Something…

linda montano
Linda Mary Montano: A Conversation with the Enduring Performance Artist

An Interview Between Kaeley Boyle and Linda Mary Montano A couple of months back, I…

Example of Street Art
Urban Warfare Lessons: Tracking Graffiti Artists and Controlling the City

Street art can bring a city block to life. Bland gray becomes surprising color.  Over…