We have always flourished under endless adversity, let us evoke our everlasting greatness with merited gratitude. Here on Paper Koi, we bring you The Black Effect Market highlighting the wondrous black businesses we have right here, right next to us. Continue reading Paper Koi Presents: The “BLACK EFFECT” Market
Amidst the COVID-19 we sincerely hope everyone is doing everything to stay as safe as possible. Although, one silver-lining coming out of this gray time is that springtime has quickly inched its way towards us with puzzled but open arms. While the media is scaring us with constant abrupt news updates on this unstoppable virus, I had the chance to touch base with one of Boston’s talented artists, Bryson Rainey, also known as NEObyBryson. Continue reading Getting “Spring Ready” with NEObyBryson
Sharing the cookie love! 1597 Main St. Springfield, MA 01108 Monday: Closed — Tuesday: 11 am – 6 pm — Wednesday: 11 … Continue reading #FeelTheField: Hot Oven Cookies
To celebrate Women’s History and Appreciation month, I spoke with one of the most creative people I know about her … Continue reading Shakinah Starks: Trendsetter, Producer, & The Future
Jesus Sloan– when first hearing his name it could catch the average church goer off guard, but listening to his … Continue reading JESUS SLOAN: The Meaning Behind His Name, Remaining An Individual In A Generic World, & How His Upbringing Has Influenced His Work
Sitting down with the creator of FinesseUK, Kenneth, 23, he was able to share how hard he works for his … Continue reading Kenneth: Talks More on Being a Designer of His Own Brand, Finesseuk, & His Inspirations
Bhen Alan, 25, is a Fillipino Artist who attends UMASS Dartmouth. He was raised in the Philippines for seventeen years … Continue reading Bhen Alan: Studying at UMASS Dartmouth, Art Being All Around Us , & Using Art as a Form of Power.
SHAMROK, 24, and I met up at Pulse Cafe, a plant-based restaurant located in Hadley, Massachusetts. Once we walked in, … Continue reading SHAMROK: His R&B/Hip-Hop Artistry, Wanting to work with Young Thug, & Culture Vultures