Ghost Town: A timely, passionate poem by Sophie Buechler about many people's newfound sense of isolation due to COVID-19.
Listen to "Japan," a hip hop soundcloud track by ATX rap group TX Youngin! Produced by DVIAN. CAUTION: lyrics contain strong language and may offend some listeners. Discretion is advised.
Check out rap group Tx Youngin's soundcloud track "From the A." Produced by Yung Xantos. Caution: This piece contains mature language that some listeners may find upsetting. Listener discretion is advised.
An op-ed reflecting on how COVID-19 will affect our city’s most vulnerable populations and what we can do to help.
Listen to Yung Xantos' hynoptic, melancholic piece entitled "3 Rounds Down." Caution: This work contains mature content that may be upsetting to some. Viewer and listener discretion is advised.
Listen to Tangerine Overload's stunning single "Amber Lights"-- a truly haunting, whistful, beautiful song that would not be out of place in an episode of "Rick and Morty."
Listen to Tangerine Overload's EP "Illusions of Grandeur," featuring ethereal tracks like "Purple Diesel" and "Acid Sunrise."
Listen to ATX singer-songwriter Margo Zelle's original work, "Sahara" in this stunning lyric video.
Brianna Murillo is a student at Akins High School and a budding artist. Click to check out her bio, work, and social media!
A mixed media piece by Westlake High School senior Quinn Erickson. Made with aluminum sheet and found objects.
A mixed media piece by Westlake High School senior Quinn Erickson. Made with cyanotype prints and found objects.
An oil painting by Westlake High School Senior Quinn Erickson.
A mixed media piece by Westlake High School senior Quinn Erickson. Made with cement, lace, and tablecloth.
"With each new idea we are told to be silenced To be normal Not to open up the box A box that is cemented shut by the same adults Who once told us to change the world ..."
A watercolor Spanish beach scene by Champ Turner.
An etching of a seventh century Armenian church by Champ Turner. “I’ve been drawing practically since birth… well before birth actually. When my mom was pregnant with me, the ultrasound…
Quinn is a Westlake High School student and a passionate artist. Click to see his bio, work, and more!
Anthony is a visual arts contributor to Austin Youth Artists United. He goes to Akins Early College High School.
Akins Early College High School student, drummer, vocalist. Click to see Yung Xantos's bio and links to his music!
LASA student, standup comedian, writer, filmmaker, and activist. Click to see Emma's bio, work, and more!
Margo Zelle is a performing arts contributor and musician. With a unique sound combining soul, R&B, and pop, singer-songwriter Margo Zelle has graced the stage at some of Austin’s most popular venues, including Stubb’s, The Gatsby, Darwin’s Tellers, The Backstage, and The Belmont, as well as several Nashville and Dallas (Deep Ellum and Wildflower Arts and Music Festival) venues.
A pen illustration by LASA senior Champ Turner. Click to see his bio and work.
A mixed media piece by LASA senior Champ Turner. Click to see his bio and work.
A Spanish street scene in gouache and pen by LASA senior Champ Turner.
Thomas Goldstein is a senior at Westlake High School, where he is the Secretary-General of Operations on the Model UN Team and the Principal Bassist of the Orchestra. He is currently the Co-Lead Political-Journalism Editor for Austin Youth Artists United, and is addicted to chocolate milk.
Two pen illustrations by LASA senior Champ Turner depicting scenes of peace, love, and enjoyment.
High schooler, award-winning artist, and cartographer. Champ Turner creates art and shows no signs of stopping.
A canine portrait in watercolor and pen by LASA senior Champ Turner.
Alaina Nesby is a junior at Akins High school studying music and composition. She currently plays over 10 instruments and is in the top orchestra and guitar ensembles at school. She is enrolled in multiple college courses and is excelling academically as well. She aspires to help and inspire others through her music.
High school student, writer, video gamer, and web developer. Click to see Wyatt's bio, work, and more!