Articles by Project 1324

7 Powerful TEDxTeen Talks that Will Change the Way You Think

TEDxTeen is collective of thought-leaders in the creative community, and artists are using their voices to show new perspectives. And there are so many impressive TEDxTeen talks, that it’s hard to know where to start. But we’ve done the sifting f...

Project 1324 / 1 week ago

This Animator is Collaborating with Dancers to Show that Every Story Has a Common Thread

After sharing her animation work on BeHance, Clara Santos was asked by a dance and film crew to collaborate on a new project. The film would show how movement connects us, and while that story was rooted in dance, Clara used animation to prove that w...

Project 1324 / 2 weeks ago

How to Stay Creative Post-Graduation

In school, you’re surrounded by a community of creatives and doers. But post-school life brings change -- suddenly, you’re unbounded. And you have to be tenacious enough to motivate yourself through the lack of structure that a life without class...

Project 1324 / 2 weeks ago

Meet the Painter Opening Up His Home to the Entire Art Community

Michael Aghahowa is an alumni of Raw Art Works, creating towards a more empathetic world. With his paintings about family dynamics, community, and home, he is spreading an important message about what “home” really means. Read why he creates, and...

Project 1324 / 3 weeks ago

The Sundance Ignite Challenge Finalists Have an Important Message to Share

Still from #Je_Suis_Kamikaze, by Mohamed Touahria. Every artist has a story -- living within their sketchbook, their texts, their to-create lists -- that they know when told, will have the power to change minds. Maybe it’s a look into your own l...

Project 1324 / 3 weeks ago

Artists from Around the World are Creating in the Name of Progress

Throughout our collective history, art has always been the great unifier. It connects cultures, beliefs, and perspectives together, allowing us to see the realities of other worlds, while celebrating our own. Get inspired by these artists from ar...

Project 1324 / 3 weeks ago

How 5 Artists Are Creating to End Bullying

Putting an end to bullying is possibly the most solvable problem of our generation -- the solution is as simple as speaking up for each other, and prioritizing  kindness above all else. The end to this issue will have a ripple effect that will reach...

Project 1324 / 4 weeks ago

ICYMI: September’s Most Inspiring Art

Photo by Sam Mcallister, 21, for the Create Dialogue Challenge It was a month of video games for medicine, climate action photographers, artist face-offs, and art that reminds us why creating for impact is so important. Bet you didn’t think ...

Project 1324 / 2 months ago

These Photos Remind Us There Is No Winning in War

Furkan Temir is a photographer living and creating in war zones of the Middle East. Knowing he couldn’t stand idly by while stories of those he knew turned to headlines, he began capturing the ruin, tragedy, and glimmers of hope that lay all around...

Project 1324 / 2 months ago

How A Poet and Mixed-Media Artist Are Revolutionizing Collaboration

Lee Mokobe was an aspiring spoken word poet living in South Africa, dodging the shadows of social boundaries with which he’d never comply, and searching for light by way of spoken word. “For me, poetry is a way to discover my own self -- or a...

Project 1324 / 2 months ago

This Arts Organization is Taking On Healthcare in A Very Unexpected Way

The Future of Medicine is...Gaming? Find out how Spy Hop - a digital media center teaching game design to emerging artists - is revolutionizing the video game industry. Video games can reach players in ways that “traditional” mediums never cou...

Project 1324 / 2 months ago

Inside the Minds of the Winners of the Pictoplasma Character Face-Off Challenge

Check out how these five winners are proving the ways self portraits reveal character ways words can’t. Character design removes judgement from the equation.  It demonstrates that we are artists; we are human. We are not our appearances, we are...

Project 1324 / 2 months ago
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