Stories

Stories is an interview series featuring artists and creatives in every neighborhood in Philadelphia. This is a partnership between The Philadelphia Citizen and Forman Arts Initiative, and it will run on both The Citizen and the FAI website.

Maia Chao

Morgan Nitz

The next in a series with The Philadelphia Citizen profiles Maia Chao, whose anthropology-informed art practice challenges institutions of museums, schools, and more.

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The next in a series with The Philadelphia Citizen profiles Suzanne Sheer, who moved to Philly in 2014. In 2022, the singer, songwriter and Khemist collaborator is taking over the city with her new album, The Blue Hour.

Camille Young

Morgan Nitz

The next in a series with The Philadelphia Citizen: Actor, writer and educator Camille Young uses her voice to celebrate others — especially Black femme artists — and her classroom to help young people celebrate themselves.

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Next in a series with The Philadelphia Citizen: Philadelphia artist Raúl Romero merges sculpture with an invisible medium: sound.

Logan Cryer

Morgan Nitz

The next in a series with The Philadelphia Citizen profiles artist, curator and writer Logan Cryer, who shines light on a new generation of Philly creators.

Samantha Maria Rivera-Fotos

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Next up in our series with The Philadelphia Citizen: performer/photographer Sa’Mantha SayTen, who uplifts queer trans artists through her studio and her own story.