DO NOT DISTURB, MIRKO ROTONDI
Presence and absence…sounds and silences...different cities reflecting and blending perfectly between their insides and outsides. Although there are different scenarios and different architectures, everything shares that common feeling of stupefaction and meditation.
RICK OWENS 'DROPS' NECKLACES
Forever intent on expanding his macabre empire, dark lord of fashion Rick Owens is prepared to release a new line of jewelry, known as DROPS. Inspired by a slogan seen on a T-shirt from his DRKSHDW offshoot line back in 2007 – “DEEPER THAN A MOTHER’S TEARS”
It is a showcase of Australia’s diverse street fashion and street style scene. It’s about the Aussies, and how they dress out in public. Nothing more, nothing less.
THE LAST LIGHT BY CHARLIE HARDY IS
End of winter last year we were gifted with a large sea swell from the south. Every fortnight felt like there were always waves. Big swell and perfect wind direction in the mornings. One evening before sunset I drove to a particular break in town knowing that it would be most likely working. When I arrived I remember jumping out of the car to a freezing, howling wind.
A RETRO SURF-INSPIRED RESORT COLLECTION
There’s something about a balmy breeze and a long summer night that seems to trigger nostalgia in even the most immune personalities. Frank & Oak is tapping into our universal fixation with the past by introducing a surf-inspired capsule informed by a healthy dose of retro style.
ART PARIS ART FAIR: SOUTHEAST ASIA
In the Western world, relatively little is understood about the recent boom in visual arts from one of the world's burgeoning regions: Southeast Asia. Yet the visual brilliance and critical purpose of this region's contemporary art is undeniable.
JASON BOTKIN'S COLORFUL MURALS AND INSTALLATIONS
In collaboration with Jeremy Shantz, Botkin created a series of humorous, mask-like pieces with movable features that viewers could reconfigure a la Mr. Potato Head. Public engagement and collaboration are at the heart of Botkin’s whimsical work.
WATCH HERMÈS'S SPRING/SUMMER 2015 VIDEO SERIES
French fashion label Hermès presents a new video series for the ongoing Spring/Summer 2015 season. Titled “a flâneur is as a flâneur does,” the four short films capture a man about town as he explores a handful of settings in the French capital.
THE WORKS OF YUNG CHENG LIN
We have shown you the works of Yung Cheng Lin before on the site, and love the Taiwanese photographer surreal and sensual images that we noted "dance on the edge of beautiful and grotesque." Let's take a look at some of her best work to date...
HYPERREAL, HYPERSEXUAL BIC DRAWINGS
We are familiar with the works of Juan Francisco Casas because when it first appeared on the web a few years ago, we were all quite amazed at the bic pen detail and extreme photoreal quality of the work.