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Friendship and Focal Points

In March 2015, STREETMEETDC started as a small assemblage of photographers. Today, it’s blossomed into a flourishing enclave of photographers and models who come together each month, using every corner of the DMV as a backdrop to create art.

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6.21.2022

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Andrew Williams

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People

Strength for the Journey: A Conversation with Alex Takacs

Running has great utility: it promotes fitness, therapy — of the mind and body — and often builds community. Though, strip away the routine, rhythm, metrics, monotony and you often discover a deeper purpose. For unlikely distance runner Alex Takacs, its purpose is both ritual and remembrance.

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6.14.2022

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Andrew Williams

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People

Modern Métis

In 1907, the creation of Jasper National Park initiated legislation to remove any private landowners in the area of the new park. Six well-documented Indigenous families, some who had homesteaded here for over a century, were suddenly deemed squatters, their guns and other means of hunting were confiscated, and the families were forced to leave home. But the resilience of the Mountain Métis people is strong – and their story doesn’t end there.

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5.31.2022

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Kally Groat

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People

Rediscovering the Spirit of Discovery

In August 1914, the British Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1914–16) left England under explorer Ernest Shackleton’s leadership. He planned to cross Antarctica from a base on the Weddell Sea to McMurdo Sound via the South Pole, but the expedition ship HMS Endurance was trapped in ice off the Caird coast and drifted for ten months before being crushed in the pack ice.

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4.5.2022

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Mark McKee

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People

New Team for Mount Everest

Magnificent Mount Everest or as called by Tibetan’s mount “Qomolangma” as that name comes up due to them seeing something special. Among the elevated landmark they knew, this one always wore a ‘white scarf’ & since Tibetans have an ancient custom of giving each other a present of the white scarf as a sign of respect, which they call ‘kata’. So, they named the famous mountain Qomolangma, “Goddess Mother of the Wind”.

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3.1.2022

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Valentyn Korotkevych

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People

Sasha DiGiulian: Rock Climbing Wonder Woman

The 28-year-old took the rock climbing world by storm at an early age and has grown into one of the sport’s most famous faces, traveling the world and completing over thirty first-female ascents. However, she has not been without her controversy or conflict.

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12.7.2021

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Mark McKee

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People

Ponti's Island

If there is any silver lining to the effects of the pandemic, it is that many people have found the time and the opportunity to tap into brilliance and ingenuity that otherwise might have gone overlooked. In the case of Andrea Ponti, it offered him what he craves most, a problem to be solved. 

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11.9.2021

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Mark McKee

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Hong Kong

People

The Calendar Club

Sometimes the greatest journeys are not the ones out into the world but rather a hard look inwards at who we are and who we want to become. 

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10.13.2021

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Kim Hess

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Out There

People

HEX Presents "Women in Focus": A Creative Series Featuring Top Female Photographers

HEX teamed up with Natalie Amrossi, Shauna Wade, Elise Swopes, Claire Lejeune, and Enkrypt Los Angeles to create the series and showcase a different perspective in an often male-dominated field.

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8.16.2021

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Culturelines

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Photo Lab

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Culturelines Print Issue II is Here

Culturelines Print Issue II - The Revolution Issue - Available Now

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8.10.2021

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ARTILECT STUDIO

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Newsstands

People

Split Social - Building a Splitboarding Community

Abby Cooper gets real about the creation of Split Social and some silver linings of the pandemic

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7.19.2021

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Culturelines

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British Columbia, Canada

People

Megan Michelson: Journalist and Adventurer

Always with the outdoor playground within an arm's reach, Megan Michelson sought out to be a journalist. Led by experience and an undying passion to be outside on the slopes and trail, Michelson rose through the ranks within the coveted outdoor industry be one of the most sought after journalists.

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5.3.2021

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Ben Hitch

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Tahoe City

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Strong Back, Soft Front

Writer Kate Erwin profiles Rebecca "Bexx" Ferri and Strong Back, Soft Front, a photography series dedicated to strong, brave and courageous Womxn* (*trans & cis, non-binary & 2-Spirit)

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4.21.2021

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Katharine Erwin

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Camore, Alberta, Canada

People

Sonia Lunardon - On Coming to America and Designing Technical Products

She's Italian, but if you get the chance to meet Sonia, for the love of all good things don’t say capiche.

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3.18.2021

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Matt Bennett

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Boulder

People

Meet Erica Tess - ARTILECT Design Director and Snowboard Enthusiast

ARTILECT Design Director and Board Enthusiast, Erica Tess, a Boulder native, fuels her design process by putting experience and the environment as a top priority, leading her design philosophy. And as the days push forward and ARTILECT continues to take shape, it will always be the experiences in life, sport, and design that push Tess and her designs to the next level.

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3.10.2021

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Matt Bennett

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Boulder

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The Wall is Alive: Artist Arrian Yves Wheeler

Arrian Yves Wheeler (“AY”) is a Boulder, Colorado-based artist, entrepreneur and all around cool dude. He’s always got something new cooking, and his artwork - using Bavarian crystal and simian to create massive, stunning paintings - is a passion that’s recently been taking off.

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2.22.2021

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Matt Bennett

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Boulder

People

TECHUNTER - Finger on the Pulse of Performance Apparel

Alex Zabelin, editor-in-chief of TECHUNTER Magazine and CEO of TECHUNTER Media, drops some science about the past and future of technical apparel.

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2.26.2021

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Matt Bennett

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Moscow

People

Resilience: From Stress Comes Transformation

Joel Hartter is an Associate Professor and the Director of the Masters of the Environment professional graduate degree program at the University of Colorado Boulder. Joel is a National Geographic Explorer, and for the last 20 years has worked as a researcher, consultant, engineer, and educator focused on sustainability and resilience.

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1.18.2021

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Joel Hartter

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People

The Artist: Evan Hecox

Experiencing the art by Evan Hecox could be described as having a moment of zen on a trip - when something that you’d walk right by in your everyday life instead makes you stop, take it in, look at the lines, shapes and colors, and really think about it for a moment. It might be a building, a motorcycle, a mountain, a house - but whatever it is, a snapshot is clearly imprinted in your mind.

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1.1.2021

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Evan Hecox

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People

Meet WOOD // WORK

Culturelines contributing editor Amani King, creative director of Avocados and Coconuts, spoke with Ari Robey-Lawrence, Eric Douglas Porter, Darice Jones, Chris McWayne, Adachi Pimentel and Khalil Anthony Peebles from the wood // work collective.

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1.4.2021

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Amani King

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