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THIS IS | Miles Mosley

In this episode, we meet Miles Mosley. Mosley is a singer-songwriter whose life was changed the moment he played an upright bass.

THIS IS | Miles Mosley

In this episode, we meet Miles Mosley. Mosley is a singer-songwriter whose life was changed the moment he played an upright bass.

THIS IS | Sierra Prescott

In this episode, we meet Sierra Prescott. Prescott is a professional skateboarder and photographer.

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Is an Opulent, Over-the-Top Piece of Film History

t's an important movie for Asian Americans, and it's also an enjoyably batshit tour of insane wealth.

Artists Explore a New Canvas: Tennis Courts

While the hairstyles and fashion trends of tennis players have dramatically evolved over the years, the courts themselves have mostly stayed the same. For over a century, they have been monochrome, with clean white lines delineating precisely measured boxes; the uniformity of each court is essential to facilitating the creativity that happens on it. But this year, a few […]

Two New Skate Films Are Subverting Gender Norms

The girls of 'Skate Kitchen' and boys of 'Minding the Gap' both get to be brave and vulnerable, cocky and complex.