Alexis Frias’ work draws from the 8-bit Nintendo games of the mid-‘80s that marked the simpler and more social era of gaming aimed at entertainment rather than record profits. He takes those childhood brands and reimagines them to fit the contemporary world some say has lost its way. Under the moniker 8BitLexicon, he’s been featured at ARTcade, GAB Studio & Artopia. Fame comes second to artistic integrity and during his Free Art Friday series he donated pieces to random supporters if they are able to find them on telephone poles, bridges and parking lots.; 8BitLexicon.com.
It’s no secret: If you live in Florida, your hair is going to need a keratin treatment for the summer. But deciding to have the treatment is just the start. Hisham Sahbane of Hair By Hisham has the scoop.
Some of the most unforgettable experiences for Rodrigo Vianna, MD, PhD, are when he comes across a patient who is now an adult and he performed a transplant on them as a baby. Seeing them older, living healthy lives, doing the things they love, is an ongoing inspiration.