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You Know You're From Arizona When…

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You can say Hohokam and no one thinks you’re making it up. You no longer associate rivers or bridges with water. You know that a “swamp cooler” is not a happy hour drink. You can contemplate a high temperature of 120 degrees as “not all that bad; after all, it’s a dry heat.” You have… Read More →

Molten Glass Is A Blank Slate For Glass Blowing Artist Newt Grover

Newt Glass

Amid rainbows of multihued glass flowers and sculptures, Newt Grover reaches into a furnace burning at a blistering 2,000 degrees. The bubbly liquid does not look like much in its primitive, molten form, but to Grover, it is a blank canvas. The opportunity to create using this tabula rasa excites Grover, and he forms exquisite… Read More →