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Supercrawl Spotlight: The Eye of Faith From a sidewalk runway to centre stage of the Fashion Zone, the Eye of Faith are celebrating their fifth Supercrawl
Sep19

Supercrawl Spotlight: The Eye of Faith From a sidewalk runway to centre stage of the Fashion Zone, the Eye of Faith are celebrating their fifth Supercrawl

Photo c/o Cyprian Estrada An earlier version of this article was incorrectly published with photos from another Supercrawl fashion show. The Sil apologizes for any confusion this may have caused.  By Emily O’Rourke, Contributor What first launched as a makeshift runway along a James Street North sidewalk has grown into a crowd favourite at Supercrawl.  Supercrawl’s Fashion Zone has grown significantly over the years, officially...

Supercrawl 2019 The Sil takes you along with them for Supercrawl 2019
Sep18
Reading in the eye of the storm The Authors’ Tent created a peaceful moment amidst the sounds of Supercrawl
Sep16

Reading in the eye of the storm The Authors’ Tent created a peaceful moment amidst the sounds of Supercrawl

Photo by Cindy Cui / Photo Editor Supercrawl is an explosion of creativity, bringing the arts to life for three days every September. With thousands of visitors amongst live music, food vendors calling out orders, and animated art installations, the commotion can be overwhelming. The Author’s Tent provided a haven away from the hustle and bustle of the crowd. The setup was simple; ten chairs, a microphone and a table piled high with...

Off-the-wall art finds a home at Supercrawl Night Market at Absinthe will feature two evenings of art, food and oddities
Sep12

Off-the-wall art finds a home at Supercrawl Night Market at Absinthe will feature two evenings of art, food and oddities

Graphic by Elisabetta Paiano / Production Editor With the rise in popularity of Supercrawl, Hamilton’s largest arts and culture street festival, the city is becoming increasingly known for its talented artists. Many of these artists can be seen at the Night Market at Absinthe (38 King William St.) during Supercrawl. On Friday Sept. 13 and Saturday Sept 14 from 6 p.m. – 2 a.m., the annual Night Market will once again take place...

5 Local coffee shops to get you ready for fall With autumn around the corner, warm up to Hamilton’s coziest coffee shops
Sep12

5 Local coffee shops to get you ready for fall With autumn around the corner, warm up to Hamilton’s coziest coffee shops

Photos by Cindy Cui / Photo Editor By Natalie Clark, Contributor The end of summer marks the end of warm weather in the city, meaning that cool fall winds are approaching. And where there is fall, there is coffee. Its warm, cozy and inviting aroma tests your limits as to just how many cups you can have without going completely off the walls. Get ready to channel your inner Rory Gilmore this fall with a visit to these amazing coffee...

Dyeing after dark Art exhibit brings new life to a decades-long practice
Sep12

Dyeing after dark Art exhibit brings new life to a decades-long practice

Photo courtesy of @nighttimenicholas Art comes in many different forms, but for Nicholas Tsangarides, neither paintings nor sculptures captured his essence. His work is contained in small vials that burst with vibrant pinks, blues and yellows. A closer look at his art reveals the macabre reality behind the glass. Specimens float suspended in fluid; their brightly dyed skeletons visible under layers of transparent flesh. The animals’...