Hinterculture reveals the outlying history, art, technology and business of the high desert through mining sites for social, cultural and aesthetic meaning. We document hidden stories, natural and manufactured, to expand perception and understanding—sharing our discoveries and revealing a new public image of the desert, via collaborations and events, broadcasts and social media.

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Newman and collaborators to speak at LCA community meeting

Hinterculture co-founder Karyl Newman and Squaring the Circle collaborators feminist geographer Dr. Dydia DeLyser and Bread & Hyacinth's co-author Paul Greenstein will speak about the Llano del Rio Cooperative Colony at the Llano Community Association annual meeting.

Collaborator Adriana Campos-Ojeda shares ON ALL Day 2017 mini-doc

Adriana Campos-Ojeda an Antelope Valley illegal dumping activist and filmmaker Newman met during the DEHSART project, recorded and edited this short video about the ON ALL Day event May 6th, 2017 marking the centennial of the Llano del Rio Cooperative Colony's last May Day in the Antelope Valley featuring exhibits by Anahata Mousai, Leora Wien, Dr. Dydia DeLyser & Paul Greenstein organized at four significant sites by Hinterculture co-founder Karyl Newman for PositionalProjects.org. The community history and place-making multimedia project in the Mojave Desert was made possible by a grant from California Humanities. Explore the digital exhibit at http://bit.ly/4AllonLlano made possible by Arts Connection, the arts council of San Bernardino County.

ON ALL Eve in Llano, CA

A favorite for guests at ON ALL Day and by request, we offer an evening reprise: ON ALL Eve - Figuring the Volume of a Utopian Cylinder The most intact of all the ruins at Llano del Rio, the silo remains a stalwart sentinel on the Antelope Valley horizon. Join us Friday, August 4th, for an account of the socialist utopian experiment in August 1917 and a special opportunity to contemplate and rejuvenate as sounds reverberate around you.

ON ALL Day 2017 Digital Exhibit

Explore the ON ALL Day digital map-based exhibit to learn more about the sites in this year's project - made possible by project fiscal sponsor, Arts Connection, the Arts Council of San Bernardino County.

ON ALL Day awarded grant from California Humanities

California Humanities has recently announced the first round of 2017 Humanities For All Quick Grant awards. Arts Connection, the arts council of San Bernardino County, has been awarded $5000 for its fiscally sponsored project entitled ON ALL Day ­—A Desert Reflection at Llano del Rio " The community history and place-making multimedia project in the Mojave Desert", conceived by San Bernardino based project director Karyl Newman of PositionalProjects.org.

Hinterculture Co-Founder Shares Beinecke Research

Hinterculture Co-Founder Karyl Newman was invited to share research from her Beinecke Fellowship at the Llano Community Association's Annual Potluck.

Squaring the Circle: A Llano del Rio Centennial

From 1pm on Saturday, May 3rd, guests from near and far traveled to Llano del Rio, parked and were shuttled to the event, welcomed by Karyl Newman and Cindy Rehm, given a map and program designed by participant Steven Fiche describing where screenings, installations, tours and performances took place throughout the afternoon.

Thank You Party and Screening

Cindy Rehm and Karyl Newman hosted an event at For Your Art in Los Angeles to celebrate and appreciate the contributions of Squaring the Circle's participants. Attendees shared a meal and enjoyed screenings of Judy Branfman’s The Land of Orange Groves and Jails and Mady Schutzman’s Dear Comrade.

The last artists' haven...

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Squaring the Circle: Indiegogo Success

With the help of our comrades, Hinterculture and Craftswoman House raised $2810 to support our temporary exhibition to mark the 100th anniversary of the Llano del Rio Cooperative.

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