New music video out today

Aubade: an ode to dawn. Features Ellie Falaris Ganelin on flute. Part of "Talos Dreams" by Costas Dafnis. A production of the Greek Chamber Music Project. Appears on the album "Synchronos: New Greek Voices." Order & stream: CREDITSComposition, videography and mixing by Costas DafnisAerial videography by Ross RobinsonVideo editing by Chris VolosevichAudio Mastering by […]

‘South Sudan is one long poem’: the music that shaped a nation – photo essay

As the country marks a decade since independence, musicians talk of the songs and rhythms that help create a shared culture and community for people displaced by civil war by Jean-Baptiste Herve, photography by Adrienne Surprenant Future Star theatre and music group during a concert at Hope Village, a new venue in Juba. The group wants to bring South Sudanese […]

A Prisoner’s Artwork: A Ship from Guantanamo

This is such a moving story about the a prisoner in Guantanamo and the power of art in his ability to survive. NYTIMES.COM Video: Opinion | A Ship From Guantánamo Moath al-Alwi has never been charged with a crime, but has spent over 19 years at the U.S. military detention camp in Cuba. In a […]

London Music Video Film Festival starts July 1, 2021

The online stream of the London Music Video Festival 2021 is only five days away! The BULLETS TO BOOKS music video is honored to be screening at the festival!! The stream starts on the 1st of July at 00:00 British Summer Time. It is free to watch here from anywhere in the world: On the […]

He Founded a School in South Sudan at 26, and U.S. Bet on Him

Exchange programs can produce significant benefits. Not only can they help U.S. diplomatic efforts, but they can tangibly improve lives. Find out how in this week’s #DiplomaticDiary. #diplomacy @afsatweets @statedept — Washington International Diplomatic Academy (@WIDAcademy) June 21, 2021 by by

Bullets to Books Music Video LMVF Selection!

Let's celebrate! The Bullets to Books Music Video is part of the official selection of the LMVF 2021! (London Music Video Festival)On the 1st of July 2021 the B2B music video will be shown in a global online stream. Friends and Fans, you can view this event here: Congratulations to I AM PEACE musicians and film director/cinematographer Achuoth Deng! by by

Kultur Stories-Guest Artists Highlights

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The Kultur Stories Pilot would like to share its Guest Artists Presentations highlights with you. Prepared by Kultur Stories interns, Liz Morgan, Joyce Koo, and Niles Garrison, these highlights provide valuable advice, shared experiences, and encapsulate the healing power of art and music in response to oppression.       Kultur Stories: Margot NeuhausGuest Artist […]

‘A Dozen Dreams’ Review: Eerie Memories Bring Magic to the Mall

Twelve exquisitely designed installations capture the fears, hopes and reveries shared on audio by 12 women playwrights. A room depicting Martyna Majok’s dream is part of the En Garde Arts production of “A Dozen Dreams” at Brookfield Place.Credit...Sara Krulwich/The New York Times By Maya PhillipsMay 20, 2021New York Times A dark room with a naked bulb […]

Hong Kong Protests, Silenced on the Streets, Surface in Artworks

Even as the authorities restrict speech in the Chinese territory, local artists are subtly rendering the 2019 pro-democracy demonstrations in paintings, installations and other media. The artist Siu Wai Hang. Last month, the Hong Kong branch of the Goethe-Institut, the cultural arm of the German government, hosted a mixed-media solo show by him, “Unreasonable Behavior.”Credit...Lam […]

Voices of Exchange Featuring Jok Abraham Thon

Hear Jok Abraham Thon, the inspiration behind BULLETS TO BOOKS, share his vision for changing young people's minds from bullets to books.  You can listen to this podcast here, beginning Friday, May 12 at 8am ET/12pm GT.   by by