Sara Radin

Sara Radin is a freelance writer, community organiser and trend forecaster based in Brooklyn, New York.

Culture

Illustrator Grace Miceli on mental health, sobriety and How to Deal

The colourful drawings in @artbabygirl's new book explore anxiety, depression, fear and the nature of growing up, reminding us that we’re not alone.
Sara Radin
5.31.21
activism

Watch Céline Semaan and Sophia Li’s new show dismantling the binary view of climate action

Céline Semaan and Sophia Li's new series 'All of the Above' empowers us to imagine fresh perspectives on climate change.
Sara Radin
4.15.21
Culture

Basenote Bitch is an online love letter to 90s and 00s perfumes

Fantasy? Love Spell? Vera Wang's Princess? This nostalgic Instagram account wants to know what scent you wore to the Homecoming dance.
Sara Radin
12.23.20
Art

Alina Zamanova's surreal, alien-like paintings celebrate all body types

The Ukrainian artist explores social perceptions of beauty and what it means to embrace discomfort and insecurity in your own skin.
Sara Radin
11.16.20
Culture

Us Kids captures the Parkland students' fight to end gun violence

Ahead of the election, David Hogg tells us about the new documentary, the importance of voting and what he's learned from March For Our Lives.
Sara Radin
10.29.20
Culture

We need to stop disposable face masks becoming our next ecological disaster

Face masks are now a crucial part of our daily lives, but their irresponsible use and disposal are contributing to plastic pollution. Here's how you can do your bit to curb the damage they cause.
Sara Radin
9.25.20
Opinion

The art establishment needs to start treating Black work with respect

The Whitney Museum's recent art acquisition scandal shows us just how much work there is to be done.
Sara Radin
9.7.20
Art

The virtual Black Protest Art Show honors the legacy of Juneteenth

“Black Lives Matter, Black stories matter, the history, culture and places of Black people matter, and they are an intrinsic part of the artwork in this exhibit.”
Sara Radin
6.19.20
Photography

Charlie Engman has been photographing his mother for 11 years

On the release of their new book ‘MOM’, we zoomed collaborators Charlie and Kathleen to discuss their bond, objectification, and photography as therapy.
Sara Radin
6.10.20
Culture

Coronavirus has made period poverty an even bigger issue

This World Menstrual Hygiene Day, let's call on governments to recognise just how essential period products are – during the pandemic and always.
Sara Radin
5.28.20
Culture

Meet the winners of the Brooklyn Museum's portrait competition

In light of Covid-19, the museum teamed up with Instagram to host a digital portrait exhibition, curated by Antwaun Sargent and judged by Chloe Wise, Chella Man and Quil Lemons.
Sara Radin
5.14.20
Opinion

The complicated issue of coronavirus merch

The next big fashion trend or simply problematic? We investigate.
Sara Radin
4.21.20
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