All posts tagged in art

  • October 13, 2021By Larissa Serafina

    You wake up to a color-graded world, everything is crafted and symmetrical, and you feel nostalgic but don’t know why. There’s only one explanation, isn’t there? You are a character in a Wes Anderson film. Wes Anderson is a filmmaker whose stories champion an individual style that is very much enjoyed and beloved by many, … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/how-wes-anderson-crafts-his-imaginative-worlds/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • September 25, 2020By Lily Waywell

    As if there wasn’t enough Sherlock Holmes related content, Harry Bradbeer and Jack Thorne have now adapted Nancy Springer’s novel Enola Holmes. The story follows the life of Sherlock Holmes’ youngest sibling, Enola and her life after the disapperance of her mother. Now I must begin by saying, I have very mixed feelings regarding this … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/murders-mysteries-and-sherlock-holmes-little-sister-a-review-of-netflixs-enola-holmes/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • July 22, 2020By Ron Rocky Coloma

    Yung6ix, also known as Onome Onokohwomo, released his album “Introduction to Trapfro” that is defined by both African and western interpretations of rap, trap and hip-hop music. Under his belt, he has garnered two iTunes World top 10 albums and collaborated with prominent Afrobeats stars, such as Wizkid, Davido, Mr Eazi and Yemi Alade. Ever since … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/nigerian-rap-royalty-yung6ixs-talks-about-his-album-introduction-to-trapfro/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • July 9, 2020By Lily Waywell

    “Same weird family. New weird problems” Season one of The Umbrella Academy ended with the siblings just missing the apocalypse by a second, as they jump through time, in order to attempt to prevent the apocalypse from ever occurring. But what’s next for this dysfunctional superhero family? The newly-released trailer greets us with the siblings separated … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/the-dysfunctional-superhero-family-is-back-reviewing-the-umbrella-academy-season-two-trailer/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • January 30, 2020By Aly Balakareva

    “Cinema is gone,” Martin Scorsese, one of the most prolific film directors of all time, has said in an interview. “The cinema I grew up with and that I’m making, it’s gone.” Perhaps, he could be right: in 2019, movie theatre attendance decreased by 4%, compared to 2018 — there is an obvious trend of … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/cinema-strikes-back-why-true-artistry-is-not-gone/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • January 21, 2020By Ariel Zedric

    Editor’s Note: This interview was edited for clarity and length. Best known for their hits, “All I Want” and “High Hopes,” the Irish indie rock band Kodaline has released its first single of 2020. After finishing up their UK tour, the band dropped “Wherever You Are,” which takes inspiration from being on tour and away from … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/kodalines-drummer-vincent-may-jr-talks-first-single-of-2020-and-upcoming-album/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • January 20, 2020By Lily Waywell

    Editor’s Note: This article contains spoilers from Season 2 of “Sex Education“. A quirky, awkwardly funny show that spreads empowering and awe-inspiring messages to the screen. Our beloved teenage sex therapist is back, with a second season of pure awkward. Despite this, the season has successfully dealt with many strong topics that to this day … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/the-return-of-our-favourite-teen-sex-therapist-a-review-of-sex-education-season-two/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • January 5, 2020By Lily Waywell

    Monsters, silence, but what is left of the Abbott family? Turns out the “A Quiet Place” story is not quite over and that the noise-attracting monsters aren’t the only thing to be feared of in this post-apocalyptic world. As the teaser previously hinted, the Abbotts are now on the road to discover a new home. … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/who-are-the-real-monsters-a-review-of-the-official-trailer-of-a-quiet-place-part-ii/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • December 31, 2019By Lily Waywell

    The finale has come. So much has happened in the last season including deaths, reunions, betrayals and battles. That being said, what is left for the last episode of “His Dark Materials” season one? This week’s episode, “Betrayal“, begins with the usual landscape marking the setting for the episode. In this week, we see the … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/what-has-become-of-lyra-silvertongues-destiny-a-review-of-his-dark-materials-season-one-finale/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • December 27, 2019By Lily Waywell

    Editor’s Note: This article contains spoilers from Season 1 of “The Witcher”. From novel to game to a Netflix TV show to talks of it being the next Game of Thrones, Andrzej Sapkowski’s tale of a monster hunter, and his journey to fulfilling his destiny has become a world-wide story that has reached readers, gamers and … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/monsters-witchers-battles-and-lots-of-magic-a-review-of-netflixs-the-witcher/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • December 21, 2019By Lily Waywell

    Crickets, leaves rustling, footsteps- silence, and yet so much noise. A release of a teaser trailer has announced that the post-apocalyptic world that fears sound is returning to screens in March 2020! That being said, the trailer is only 30 seconds long- surely not enough to tell us anything about what we should expect. Arguably, … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/what-we-know-so-far-about-john-krasinskis-a-quiet-place-part-ii-teaser-trailer/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • December 20, 2019By Lily Waywell

    In last week’s episode, writer Jack Thorne left us with numerous questions including: Is Lyra alive? What’s next on Ms Coulter’s agenda now that the Gobbler’s research station has been destroyed? What is Lee’s plan now he has lost Lyra? And finally, is Boreal going to take Will away? Thankfully, in this week’s episode, many … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/the-fate-of-lyra-silvertongue-a-review-of-his-dark-material-season-one-episode-7/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read