As the KNOW GOOD Market returns for the second full season, we look back and tally the numbers from 2016 and share the plan ahead for 2017.
We sat down with our friend and accomplished photographer, Adrian Martinez, and talked about shooting with real film, family, expectations, and new beginnings.
Months ago, we got a chance to sit down with Hartford City Councilwoman and Working Families Party Minority Leader Wildaliz Bermudez for an informative chat about Hartford, her organizing efforts and how we can fix the city's fragmented culture.
Months ago, we spoke with UZOO, one of the most unique and talented collectives to come out of Connecticut in a while. We housed the members in our BL&D loft for a few hours to chat about the group's inception, where they got the UZOO name, and how CT and Hartford can shed that local mentality. - Q
Carolyn Kuan, the conductor of the Hartford Symphony and all-around star, was kind enough to sit down with us to talk about her beginnings in music, her influences and upcoming events that all Hartford residents should check out.
For Joshua Jenkins and the Sticky Pages collective, For Now, Until My Last Dying Day doubles down on the inventiveness and creates a film that rewards critical thinking and promotes awareness and conversation.
Ony got a chance to speak with Pepe Burby, the owner of EightSixty Skate Shop. He opened up about various topics and we saw a side of Pepe most rarely get to see. Check it out
Last we saw of the film photography collective, Sticky Pages, was at their group show for Open Studios Hartford last year.
Maybe you have heard of us, a new Hartford business called Breakfast Lunch & Dinner, but more than likely you have not. Even if you have you could be very easily forgiven for being confused about it is we actually do. I
Marshall Deming and Breakfast Lunch & Dinner team up to bring you Part II of the the best party of last summer. There will be dancing. Many more details to come.
The BL&D Podcast is a thing now. Episode 1 is live and with host Zvlu & Ony and special guests Kid Dop3, Michael Fahey from podcast sponsor Armored Info, and the very talented Tekowa Lakica.
Recently, Ony and Jeff had an opportunity to sit down with Luke Bronin, newly appointed mayor of the City of Hartford, for a brief chat.
In the past year, we learned a great deal about what it means to build ‘collective culture’. This is why we’re so excited to work with Chris Stedman and the Yale Humanist Community for the Green Light Project.
BL&D's own Onyeka Obiocha sat down with artists Tang Sauce and Self Suffice to talk music, Hartford collaboration and The Maturity Tour.
We visited Art Space to witness a curated art show from Hong Hong, Andres Chaparro and more.
BL&D sat down with Pedro Bermudez, the co-founder of Revisionist and the director behind the Hartford-based short film, Hasta Manana.
Arien Wilkerson is one of the few indispensable figures in Hartford's ever-continuous push to art and cultural prominence.
Last night, we hosted our first KNOW GOOD Market in Parkville, HTFD. It was a success.
Josh took a journey to Space Camp.
Dr. Bishop Selders sat down with us to talk Moral Mondays Connecticut and much much more, showcasing why he's one of the most salient voices in the state of Connecticut.
Nick Cinea has documented Hartford for over a year through his Humans of Hartford project.