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Space Title

Ear Hustle Gallery

Within the World Titled Ear Hustle Gallery
Credited to PRX and Radiotopia
Opening date February 9th, 2022
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Statement:

A virtual exhibition of previously unreleased audio and art from the Ear Hustle podcast including contributions from Nigel Poor, Earlonne Woods, and Antwan Williams.

3D environment design by Miss Sammie

3D Environment Description:

You spawn facing the Ear Hustle logo in yellow painted on dark gray painted concrete. The ceiling is a sandy colored concrete, and there are no windows.

There are five doorways surrounding you with text floating above them: Throwing It Back, San Quentin Parking Lot, Voices From the Yard, A Picture Stands In Solitude, and Different Strokes.

Artworks in this space:

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Cleo

Man in a white shirt and white cap with the bill in the back smiles at the camera.
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Chayne

Man in a blue shirt smiles for the camera
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Mesro

Man in a blue shirt and tri-colored chain necklace poses for the camera
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Eddie

Man in a blue shirt poses claps his hands together, and smiles towards something off-camera
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Emile

Man in a blue shirt and glasses smiles for the camera with his hands behind his back.
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Donte and Sha

Two men stand in a field clasping hands and smiling at the camera.
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Plastic Spoon

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A weathered dirty and teal spoon sprinkled with dirt.

Dirty teal spoon in black background.
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Superman

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A picture of a superman ripped out of a coloring book.

Torn page from superman coloring book in black background
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Bear Face

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The reminisce of a child's toy in the shape of a bear's face.

Broken cartoon bear face toy on black background
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Exploded Pen

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An exploded Paper Mate mechanical pencil flattened by a car tire.

Yellow mechanical pencil split down the middle 4 ways on black background
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Game Tally

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A piece of paper where "Chava" and "Flaco" kept tallies on their game. They titled the paper "las locas" which is Spanish for "The Crazies."

Notebook paper covered in X's and O's on black background.
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Glove

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A left-hand gardening glove, forgotten in the parking lot.

Blue and white gardening glove on black background.
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Gum

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A piece of mint gum, still in the tin foil wrapper but broken in half.

Green gum packet with black background
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Lipstick

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Crushed "Expert Last" lipstick by the company NYC Cosmetics.

Crushed lipstick container on a black background.
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Notebook

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Lined notebook paper wadded, dampened, and muddled by parking lot water.

Paper wadded into a ball on a black background.
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Paper Bag

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A brown paper bag with the words "Must be consumed within 24 hours" printed in black ink on the front.

Brown paper bag on a black background.
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Pink Plastic

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A piece of pink plastic that used to be a hinge. Now it's broken and looks more like a lost lobster claw.

Piece of broken pink plastic on black background.
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Plastic Twist

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Various bits of saran wrap torn away and now braided to become one fringed loop.

Plastic braided into a loop on a black background.
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String

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A spool of unraveled dirty white string mixed with bits of gravel.

Loose dirty string on black background.
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Trident

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A pack of orange and kiwi flavored Trident gum, held together by a rubber band.

Orange gum packet tightened by a rubber band.
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Underwires

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The collection of bra underwire that inspired Nigel to start taking a closer look at items left in the parking lot.

Multiple rusted bra underwires on a black background.
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Nigel 1

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Nigel, on the left, in the classic bathtub picture holding a yellow toy.

Two young children sit in a bathtub. The older one holds a yellow toy.
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Nigel 2

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38-Year-Old Nigel takes aim and practices her bow and arrow skills.

A person holds a bow and arrow, their side to the camera.
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Nigel 3

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5-Year-Old Nigel poses for a formal picture in a plaid dress, ponytails, and a side part.

5-year-old girl in pigtails, in a black, green, and red plaid.
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Nigel 4

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4-Year-Old Nigel poses for a school picture, rocking short hair and a pink barrette.

4-year-old girl with short brown hair and pink barrette.
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Nigel 5

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8-Year-Old Nigel smiles and holds an unhappy black cat.

An 8-year-old girl smiling and holding a black cat.
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Nigel 6

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An excited 7-year-old Nigel smiles on Christmas morning surrounded by presents.

 7-year-old girl in white PJs, standing next to a Christmas tree
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Nigel 7

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Four young girls in a living room, one of them Nigel, smile at the camera.

Four young girls in a living room smiling at the camera.
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Nigel 8

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An 11-Year-Old Nigel rides a pony through the town parade.

Young girl in a blue dress and bonnet rides a pony during a parade.
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Nigel 9

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Nigel, wearing a blue scarf, sits between a college friend and her roommate

Three young women with short hair, look down at a magazine.
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Nigel 10

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Nigel wears real goose wings for a performance.

A Black and white image shows a 20-year-old woman in white with goose wings on her back
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Earlonne 1

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3-week-old Earlonne is propped up for a photoshoot, held by his mother.

 A baby lying on the floor holds a white phone.
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Earlonne 2

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A 9-month-old Earlonne, who is just learning to walk, stares at a pinecone.

A baby in a yellow jumper sits in a green field holding up a pine cone.
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Earlonne 3

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Earlonne dressed as Mickey Mouse for a fun day at Kindergarten.

A young boy dressed as Mickey Mouse stands with a plastic mask pulled on top of his head
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Earlonne 4

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5-year-old Earlonne poses for a formal school picture.

Young boy in a red checkered shirt stares into the camera.
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Earlonne 5

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Circa 1977, Earlonne, his mother, and older brother smile for a formal picture.

A woman in a red dress and her two sons pose for a formal picture.
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Earlonne 6

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Earlonne takes a knee for his middle school football photo.

A kneeling middle school boy in a green jersey with the number 71 holds a football and smiles at the camera.
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Earlonne 7

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A 15-year-old Earlonne gets into a 1976 Buick Regal.

A teenager in a white shirt gets into a tan 1970's sedan
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Earlonne 8

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Earlonne's father, holding the 18-month-old Earlonne, and older brother crouch in front of a Buick.

A man holds a baby and crouches in front of a green car with another young boy to his left.
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Earlonne 9

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Earlonne's older brother tries to help the 9-month-old Earlonne stand on his own two feet.

A young boy tries to lift up his baby brother from the ground.
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Earlonne 10

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12-year-old Earlonne holds up his favorite album: Michael Jackson's Thriller.

Two excited teenage boys hold up album covers.
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Radiotopia Interview

Artist name Antwan Williams
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Antwan, Nigel, and Earlonne sit around a folding metal chair and speak into a cell phone being used as a recording device.

Black and white drawing of two men and one woman sitting around a chair.
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The SHU

Artist name Antwan Williams
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In an illustration from Episode 4, a man in a do-rag reaches toward the eye-level vantage point with his fingers splayed open. Only his right eye is visible through the outstretched hand.

Black and white drawing of a man in a do-rag reaching his hand toward the vantage point.
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Getting a Date

Artist name Antwan Williams
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From Episode 10, a man sits behind a desk waiting to hear from his parole board, which consists of three people in button-tufted high back chairs.

Black and white illustration of a man sitting in a chair, facing three people at a long desk.
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Hot Trash

Artist name Antwan Williams
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In this illustration from Episode 54, Nigel holds up the jumbled mass collection of bra underwires found in the San Quentin parking lot.

Black and white drawing of a woman holding up various bra underwires. The wires block the view of the woman's face.
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Marcel and Angie

Artist name Antwan Williams
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In a portrait from Episode 55, Marcel wears a Yankee ball cap and looks slightly out of frame.

Black and white portrait, shoulders up, of a person wearing a Yankees' ball cap and small hoop earrings.
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Cracked Windshield

Artist name Antwan Williams
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In an illustration from Episode 59, a police officer leans against an open car window while looking at the occupant's driver's license.

Black and white photo of police officer leaning over open car window while looking at a driver's license.
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Drive-in Theatre, Las Vegas, 1987

Artist name Richard Misrach
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Photographer: RICHARD MISRACH Title: Drive-in Theatre, Las Vegas, 1987 Credit: © Richard Misrach, courtesy Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco

Drive-in Theatre, Las Vegas, 1987
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La Paloma, Encinitas, 1993

Artist name Hiroshi Sugimoto
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Photographer: HIROSHI SUGIMOTO Title: La Paloma, Encinitas, 1993 Credit: © Hiroshi Sugimoto, courtesy Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco

La Paloma, Encinitas, 1993
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Earlonne 11

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Striking a pose at age 25.

Man in a white suit, red shoes and a red hat sits on a stool and poses for the camera.