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Emmett Louis Till, 1941–1955

His murder catalyzed the civil rights movement. Help make the film that will tell his story.
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The Kids Behind “Kids”

A behind-the-scenes look at the real-life individuals who inspired Larry Clark’s cult classic film, twenty years later.
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Twenty-Three Days at Sea: A Travelling Artist Residency

by Access Gallery

A highly unconventional residency that offers artists passage aboard cargo ships sailing across the Pacific from Vancouver to Shanghai.

BLAST FURNACE: Recreational Thief! (280 Page Color Edition)

by Ryan Browne

Ryan Browne (writer/artist of God Hates Astronauts) uses no script and spends only one hour on each page of this 280 graphic novel!

Paleo Pals ™ - Andy the Anomalocaris

by Chenoa Ellinghaus

Adopt a cuddly prehistoric plush sea-bug that encourages science, education, and fun! It's CUTE! It's WEIRD! IT'S PALEONTOLOGY!

9/11 Tribute Table of Silence Project 2015

by Buglisi Dance Theatre | Jacqulyn Buglisi

A public performance ritual for peace from NYC artist community to the world, streamed live from Josie Robertson Plaza, Lincoln Center

Nebia Shower - Better experience, 70% less water

by Nebia

A showerhead that is better in every way. A superior experience, iconic design, and 70% water savings.


by Istvan and Michael

SA.AL&CO is a brand new men’s skincare company from Vienna, Austria producing premium natural skincare products for the conscious man.

Marjoun and the Flying Headscarf

by Susan Youssef

A fiction feature inspired by James Dean about a teenage rebel who comes of age into a headscarf and a motorcycle.

Jal Gua- All-Natural, Vegan, Gluten Free, Superfood Powder

by Emmanuel Jal

Jal Gua is an amazing new superfood created by former child soldier and international hip hop artist Emmanuel Jal.

We Need a Hero (A Classic Point & Click Adventure)

by Anu Game Studio

A classic point & click adventure game with kickass puzzles,a bizarre story and mind-blowing arts.

Help Us Make Another Season of The Yarn

by Travis Jonker and Colby sharp

We'd like to continue to make a high quality audio show that takes listeners behind the scenes of children's literature.

Help release once-in-a-lifetime album with handmade artwork

by Scott Pinkmountain

Rhythm and color at the intersection of Afro-psych, Kraut rock, space jazz and vintage soul on wax with original letterpress packaging

Finding Shelter- Portraits of Volunteers and Shelter Animals

by Jesse Freidin

Finding Shelter chronicles the deep, intimate bond between animal shelter volunteers and the abandoned animals they care for.

Soundimals: How to Sneeze in Japanese

by James Chapman

An illustrated guide to international onomatopoeia, compiling the sounds of eating, sneezing, clapping and many more into a fun book

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Support Team USA in the Giant Robot Duel!

by MegaBots, Inc.

We need your help to create the giant combat robot America deserves. With you and our amazing partners, together we can defeat Japan!

En Garde Arts Emerging Artists Festival BOSSS

by En Garde Arts


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