"I switch seats. But it does not matter. I feel it all: the eyeballs / of this town scorch the back of my neck, skin already darker there."
Nina Ganci of St. Louis-based SKIF International has built a brand anchored in extraordinary knitwear. But what’s catapulted SKIF into the closets of Hollywood stars like Lily Tomlin isn’t about [...]
Restaurateur Allison Poindexter and chef Julia Sullivan marry a sense of daringness with grace, delivering a dining experience that is both confident and simple.
This smooth, creamy, luxurious dish encapsulates a sense of warm Southern slowness.
Minnesota photographer Wing Young Huie, whose parents emigrated from China, will soon release a new book, "Chinese-ness," a broad look at identity in both the United States and China.
“I’m the sort of person that people immediately tell their secrets to,” says artist Lisa Luck, whose business Daughters and Sons pops up around the Minneapolis area. “In the grocery store, or [...]
Whether they’re sculpting sinuous vases in ‘90s-cartoon pinks or weed pipes elegant enough to be featured in the pages of Vogue, Cincinnati artists Colin Klimesh and Taylor Carter ride the line [...]
Zoe Woodyard and Zach Cleary of Nashville innovate with a radically ethical, slow-fashion shoe company that moves just a beat more quickly than its peers.
We couldn't be more proud of this issue, which profiles artists and entrepreneurs throughout the Midwest who are creating the kind of world they want to live in. Find ALIVE Issue 4: 2018 at any [...]