At one of their coffee shops in NY Starbuck's are running a month long Salon concept. It's designed to be a cultural hot shop with artists, musicians, poets and a host of other creative people contributing to the Salon's make up. It describes itself as a "nomadic interactive coffee house" that plans to pop up all over the world.
One of the coolest things on the site is a tool to let you draw a self portrait. Give it a go here.