Robert Stark interviews Rich Houck

                    Robert Stark talks to Rich Houck about urbanism, aesthetics, and the need for social capital. Rich is a recent law school grad and you can check out his blog on Patreon and his Twitter account. Topics: Rich’s interest in photography Rich’s patronage of independent artists… Continue reading Robert Stark interviews Rich Houck

Robert Stark interviews Jack from The Perfume Nationalist

                              Robert Stark and Matt Pegan talk to Jack from The Perfume Nationalist podcast. Check out Jack on Twitter. Topics: Nationalism as an aesthetic brand, selling perfume and soap opera visions to the right Re-appropriating “queer culture” Camille Paglia Trump as… Continue reading Robert Stark interviews Jack from The Perfume Nationalist

Robert Stark and Matthew Pegas talk about the Film Joker

                  Robert Stark and Matthew Pegas talk about the film Joker (2019 ) and it’s sociological significance to our current zeitgeist of despair. Topics: The social crisis of despair in America The alienated loner in our society Theme of humiliation Oppositions to the film from the Woke… Continue reading Robert Stark and Matthew Pegas talk about the Film Joker

Robert Stark interviews Will Durham about the Nevada Neon Project

                                Will Durham has been collecting and preserving neon signs for over 25 years, and has one of the largest collections in the world. Check out the Nevada Neon Project on Instagram and Facebook. Topics: Collecting signs from closing businesses The main… Continue reading Robert Stark interviews Will Durham about the Nevada Neon Project

The Alt-Center, Starkianism and the Demystification of Social Capital

                  Originally Published by Shane Eide on Emerging Hermit There’s something to be said for those in whom the sign of the times less offers an omen and more flashes across their periphery like a neon sign at an amusement park. In 2019, the assumed excesses of… Continue reading The Alt-Center, Starkianism and the Demystification of Social Capital

Urbanist Lessons from Trip to the Southwest

Robert Stark and Matthew Pegas discuss their trip last fall to Las Vegas(Vegas Strip and Downtown), The Grand Canyon, and Zion. Topics: Las Vegas as the quintessential Post Modernist City Creating an other wordy aura that does not exist in mundane consumerism Creating something noble or grandiose out of consumerism Las Vegas as an economic rather than geographic concept Nothing permanent… Continue reading Urbanist Lessons from Trip to the Southwest

Downtown Vegas Photo Album

                          Album Includes: Bonanza Gift Shop Fremont East The Western Hotel Fremont Street Experience Four Queens Casino Fremont Casino Binion’s Gambling Hall Golden Gate Casino California Hotel & Casino Plaza Hotel & Casino Boulder Highway Boulder Station Sam’s Town Brought to you by… Continue reading Downtown Vegas Photo Album

Vegas Strip Photo Album

                      Album includes: The Flamingo The Venetian The Wynn Caesars Palace Paris Cosmopolitan The Mirage Luxor The Shops at Crystals Peppermill Circus Circus Check out Robert’s last Las Vegas photo album from 2016 Brought to you by Robert Stark’s Paintings, Stark Truth TV, and his novel Journey to… Continue reading Vegas Strip Photo Album