Articles Posted by Meagan Meehan

Meagan J. Meehan is a published author, poet, cartoonist and produced playwright. She pens columns for the Great South Bay Magazine, Examiner and AXS. She is also a stop motion animator and an award-winning abstract artist. Meagan holds a Bachelors in English Literature and a Masters of Communication. She is an animal advocate and a fledging toy and game designer.

  • MEC: Interview with designer Maria Elena Piña Fonti

    Maria Elena Couture (MEC) is a company named after its founder. Established in 2015, MEC launched as a luxury handbag company that offers both fabric and leather products in an array of colors and unique and abstract style. In 2019, MEC created a new collection called “Mimmo & Lola” which contains designs that were exclusively developed […]

  • Harlem Stage presents Repertorio Español’s “El Coronel no tiene quien le escriba”

    Based on Gabriel García Márquez’s famed novel “El Coronel no tiene quien le escriba/No one writes to the Colonel,” Harlem Stage will soon conduct two free performances of the story which covers a few months in the life of a colonel whose pension, delayed 15 years by an overwhelming bureaucracy, becomes an obsession. Reduced to poverty despite his […]

  • OnlyHuman: Interview with artist Christine Bonansea

    Christine Bonansea is an artist who was born in France and now resides in New York. Christine recently created a theatrical dance piece titled “OnlyHuman” which was inspired by Friedrich Nietzsche’s book titled “Human, All Too Human”. The choreographed piece investigates the balance between the appreciation of beauty and the tendency towards destruction that is embolic of the […]

  • Looney Labs: Interview with Andy and Kristin Looney

    Kristin and Andrew Looney love games…and science fiction. In fact, it was a science fiction story, written by Andrew in the 1980s, that kickstarted their first game, which turned into a company, which became their careers, livelihood, and passion. Looney Labs is famous for their colorful triangular “pyramid” playing pieces. Originally popularized through word-of-mouth, community […]

  • Sophie: A Dog Who Plays with Human Toys!

    Putting puzzle pieces back in their proper slots, sliding plastic rings onto sticks, playing tic-tac-toe…all of these are games that Sophie–an adorable therapy dog–loves to play! Sophie and her human mommy, Karen Profenna, are based in Rockland County, upstate New York, where they frequently visit senior citizen centers, hospitals, and other community venues to bring […]

  • Symbiosis: The Collaboration of Designers

    The fashion industry is competitive, especially in New York. Designers constantly vie for the attention of media and consumers. In this often-cut-throat environment is it refreshing to hear of fashion shows such as those which are produced by Alexander “Mr. Great” Gurman who frequently collaborated with independent designers, models, and even other producers to create […]

  • P.L.A.Y.: A Dog Bed Company : Interview

    P.L.A.Y. makes quality dog beds with pets, people, and the planet in mind. Each bed is crafted for maximum comfort and ergonomic support, features stylish and easy to care for covers, and are made from sustainable materials to protect Mother Earth. From beds, the company expanded to include toys, accessories and lifestyle goods. Laura Morgan […]