Issue No.3  La Libertad Artistica

Centered around Cuban art and culture, Issue No.3 of Steadfast Magazine is devoted to the awe-inspiring survival of artistic inspiration in individuals who find freedom each day through a steadfast desire to create. The artists, writers, and contributors featured in Issue No.3 inform and educate our readers on the artistic, political and social environment in Cuba, with a focus on human rights activism and social injustice. La Libertad Artistica is dedicated to the men and women, seen and unseen, known and unknown, who have suffered the inequalities of oppression and persecution in the name of artistic freedom. 


On the Cover

Archival Image by Christina Arza

Creative Directors

Christina Arza, Chelsea Kozak

Layout & Design

Desiree Almodovar, Chelsea Kozak, Christina Arza

Copy Editor

Scott Norton

Arts Team

Gabriella Owens, Julie Dayer, Zoë McGee, Kat Smith

Writers

Adrian Herrera, Ashley Catharine Smith , Chantel Simpson, Emanuele Tibaldo, Laura Kimmel, Richard Leslie, Scott Norton

Photographers

Ash Smoot, Ayasha Guerin, Chantel Simpson, Christina Arza, Lily Consuelo Saporta Tagiuri, Rina Kang, Roberto Rodriguez, Stephanie Dimiskovski, Zoë McGee


Issue No.2 The Neo-Romanticsim Issue

 
 
Issue No.2 Steadfast Magazine

Issue No. 2 The Neo-Romanticism Issue, carries the essence of a cherished love letter engraved in the longing hearts of an intimate few. A letter of love written in honor of an artistic movement that rejected the certainties of realism and encouraged the potency of imagination and nostalgia. This edition features over 20 carefully curated artists who represented the Neo-Romantic movement through their artistic observations and vision. 


On the Cover

Original design by Roze Hooij

Creative Directors

Christina ArzaChelsea Kozak

Layout & Design

Chelsea KozakChristina Arza

Arts Team

 Gabriella OwensZoe McGee, Ashley Catherine Smith, Julie Dayer, Katherine Smith

Editors

Stephanie BerzonTaaron Sundby

Writers

Ashley Catharine Smith, Emanuele Tibaldo, Nickolas Krause, Richard Leslie, Taaron Sundby, The Square Project, Tony Arza

Photographers

Ashley Soong, Christina Arza, Matthew Herrmann, Taea Thale, Zoë McGee


Issue No.1  The Identity Issue

Issue No 1 Steadfast Magazine

Our inaugural issue, The Identity Issue, addresses the 70+ contributors' greatest influences, persons and movements, which have affected their work most. Painters blend into video artists, photographers collide with sculptors, illustrations fuse with new media, writers mingle with designers and celebrated artists are placed shoulder to shoulder with the emerging. There is no hierarchy, just pure creation.


On the Cover

Kazuya Tsuji’s Spawn Mask I Back

Creative Directors

Christina ArzaChelsea Kozak

Layout & Design

Chelsea KozakChristina Arza

Editors

Liza Rose Ciraldo, Barbara Skrak, Stephanie Berzon

Arts Team

Gabriella Owens, Ashley Catherine Smith

Photographers

Christina ArzaChristina Jorro, Christopher Schoonover, Jonathan Schoonover, Tanya Posternak, Zhenya Posternak

Writers

Ashley Catharine SmithEllen Silverman, Quinna Tivey, Stephan Jahanshahi, Taaron Sundby, Tony Arza