Mary Heilmann: A Perspective on Art, Water and Surfing

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One of the great contemporary artists of our time, Mary Heilmann’s ability to blend pop culture, color and minimalism into works of art that challenge the boundaries of shape, structure and a brilliant simplicity place her among a radical group of artists worth a closer look. Here, Pilgrim Surf peels back the layers to expose…

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Happy Campers: Ryan Lovelace

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“You really have to sack up and just do it sometimes.” Ryan Lovelace shares with us this and other thoughtful insights about his Cosmic Collider van conversion, which you may or may not have been following on Tumblr. Here the well known surfboard shaper gets into the nitty gritty details about some of the best…

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Interview With Terasu Creative Director, Max Houtzager

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Terasu is a lifestyle brand rooted at “a cultural cornerstone for surf, bike, and snow; for creative expression, gastronomy, and well-being; for those who seek wherever it may be found.”   About Max Houtzager (right), founder and creative director of Terasu: Max has his Marin (just north of San Francisco) roots to thank for his immersion in…

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A VanLife Community Dedicated Environmental and Social Justice

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Interview with Johnny And Jared, founders of the VanLife Diaries Vanlife to us is a word used to portray folk that live and travel in their vans as a means to live more simply and connect frequently with nature. Korduroy: Can you tell us a bit about VanLife, it’s origin and what it means to…

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An Interview with Dan Malloy about his new short film, Harvesting Liberty

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Last week, Dan Malloy’s latest film, Harvesting Liberty, was released. His film investigates hemp, it’s place in American agriculture, and the fabric of small farmers – once valued as America’s backbone – who are fighting to reinstate hemp as a vital crop across America. This film showcases one mans experience and efforts to provide veterans access…

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Filmmaker Feature: Q&A with Albert Falzon

Filmmaker Feature: Q&A with Albert Falzon

Besides surfing, where do you draw your inspiration to keep creating, after already accomplishing such high “creative” levels? Inspiration can come from many sources. It can come in a momentary flash. It can come from all things beautiful. Certainly for me life in all its beauty is more than enough to inspire a thousand lifetimes of…

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Life, Creativity and Shredding with Michael Cukr

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Korduroy: Can you tell us a bit about yourself, and the path that brought you to becoming a filmmaker/ photographer / journalist?   Michael: My first dream was to be a professional skater so I used my dads DV camera to film my friends and I skating since I was about nine years old. John…

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A Kyle Kennelly Perspective: Daydream Surf Shop + Community Building + Three Favorite Surfboards

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Korduroy.TV recently sat down with Kyle Kennelly to hear about his new Costa Mesa, California surf shop, Daydream Surf, and hear his perspective on surfing, community building and the nuts and bolts of his favorite shred vehicles. Korduroy:First of all, congrats on the opening of your new aquarian surfer’s club house, Daydream Surf Shop! That’s…

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