Fruhlein Econar

Writer & Photographer

Fruhlein is the former Features Editor at GRID and is currently based in New York. has a mole at the sole of her foot, hence the inability to stay still in once place. She keeps her sanity intact by meticulously planning out her next exit strategy, delusionally hoping to balance a career in photography, magazines, and academia. Will fly anywhere in a heartbeat to write and/or photograph.

http://www.fruhlein.com/
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Interview

Patis Tesoro On Carving A Life Outside The City

Renowned designer Patis Tesoro speaks to us about the artist life, and how it’s led her out of the metro.

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Patis Tesoro On Carving A Life Outside The City

Renowned designer Patis Tesoro speaks to us about the artist life, and how it’s led her out of the metro.

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The End of the Night Out

The soul of Makati’s Poblacion is fired by entrepreneurs and small businesses; what happens when the night out ends?

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Interview

Images From Bangsamoro with Martin San Diego

We talk to photojournalist Martin San Diego about his experience working in the Bangsamoro region, and what he’s learned from the new generation of Moro youth finding their place in the world.

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Making Waves

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