Amanda Manitach is the visual arts editor of City Arts magazine. She is also an artist and co-founder at The Factory, an art gallery and event space in Capitol Hill’s Pike/Pine corridor.

Recent Articles

Sketchbook Porn

Artistic Polymath Shaun Kardinal

An illuminating peek inside the mind and practice of the artist and developer.
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Gold, Gold, Gold

Zakaria Ibrahimi conjures sartorial magic.
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Ethical Aesthetics

Davora Lindner revolutionizes art and fashion at Prairie Underground.
Sketchbook Porn

Margie Livingston Sketches With Earth

Margie Livingston drags canvases for miles, allowing the grit of the city to inscribe its mark. Take a look inside the artist's fascinating process.
Sketchbook Porn

Adam One’s Fantastical Amalgamations

"My practice moves with the inertia that is catalyzed in these pages; my sketchbook is how I think."
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Satin and Vintage: Yuliya Suleymanova

For Yuliya Suleymanova, style is about strength of spirit.

An Experimental Sanctuary at Studio Current

“I know this as a haven space,” says artistic director Katherine Cohen.
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Jeff Mihalyo’s Fantastic Realms

"At 220 pages each, these sketchbooks are arguably the most valuable things I own."
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Tori Kirihara Pairs Masculine with Feminine

"If you see me around, 95 percent of the time I’m in straight cozy mode."

Latex Couture

Dawn Mostow creates garments for runways, museums, pop stars and beyond.

Alice Gosti and Falling in Love with Objects

The artist discussed her most recent undertaking, a work of experimental theatre called 'Material Deviance in Contemporary American Culture,' opening next weekend at On the Boards.