Fifteen Minutes

15 Minutes with Arturo Talavera, Mexico City’s Photography Master

Arturo is a modern-day alchemist, creating beauty out of bending light, and capturing photons on glass, silver plates, and egg whites.

Oct 18, 2018
15 Minutes with Doug Schultz, A Ballet Class Pianist

Through Doug, I realized, musicians and writers have in common an invaluable quality: We get better as we mature.

Oct 04, 2018
15 Minutes with M. Jenea Sanchez: Weaving Community Through Art

“Yes, the border divides . . . but the culture of this place is of one, not two.”

Jan 18, 2017
15 Minutes with Padhia

She’s a street artist in L.A. She used to be depressed. Her handle is unfukyourself.

Oct 05, 2016
15 Minutes with Alan

“All my friends thought I was nuts. They said, ‘What the hell are antiques?’”

Sep 23, 2016
15 Minutes with Alexander

He waits tables at Havana’s Ambos Mundos, where Hemingway stayed.

Jun 10, 2016
15 Minutes with Gary the Great

The resident magician of Brooklyn Public Library shares the secrets of his trade.

Feb 01, 2016
15 Minutes with Gabriel

Kayaking, Bill Murray, and Christmas trees in New York.

Dec 22, 2015
15 Minutes with Petrus

“The desert is an environment that is conducive to the inward journey.”

Dec 08, 2015
15 Minutes with Reena Maharjan

“Where are you?” a seeker asks God. “I am everywhere,” God replies. “Like wi-fi.”

Oct 27, 2015