From the mid-1950s through the 1960s, Tokyo transformed itself from the capital of a war-torn nation into an international center for arts, culture, and commerce, becoming home to some of the most important art being made at the time.
Sometimes stars emerge. Sometimes stars are thrust upon us. And sometimes stars simply slip into the atmosphere as if propelled by something otherworldly.
Thomas Ehretsmann started his career as a comic book artist in 1998. Subsequently he moved into illustration.
This editorial was shot by photographer Alice Luker, depicting a young goddess woman enchanted by her own beauty. Styling by Holly Cox, hair and make-up by Defaf Alamri.
This menswear editorial, titled Gentlemen, was shot for Schon! Magazine by Blair Getz Mezibov, and stars David Gant and James Cooper in Saville Row tailoring.
While Placebo is in between touring, their amazing drummer Steve Forrest initiated a new project. He never thought his side project would garner as much interest as it has, but talented people always intrigue.
Ninety-seven scores from eligible feature-length motion pictures are in contention for nominations in the Original Score category for the 84th Academy Awards®, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced today.
Cindy Sherman is widely recognized as one of the most important and influential artists in contemporary art.
Karlie Kloss for Vogue by Hedi Slimane, styled by Mika Mizutani
After so much talk and all the rumors, the first image from Givenchy’s spring 2012 campaign has finally washed on shore.
A summary of 10 of the most memorable fashion editorials from 2011. Featuring big names in photography, modeling and styling, these editorials all stand out in one way or another.
When it comes to impact – models, unlike trends, are a tricky thing to forecast. Once a new model has done the fashion week circuit for at least two seasons, one can start to pinpoint what brands hold certain girls dear to their hearts.
For New Zealand’s Fashion Quarterly, this editorial, La Dolce Vita, is styled by Marina Didovich and stars Mariana Braga is taking it easy on the Amalfi Coast in Southern Italy.
Whether it was an intentional kind of inspiration or not, ‘Manhattan’ proved to be the perfect vehicle for the cinephile designer to tackle a pre-fall vibe.
Artist showcase: Robert Proch – painter, muralist, animator from Poland
Don’t be fooled by the nods to Noir comic book action bubbles, Phillip Lim designed some serious clothes for pre-fall.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art announced today that it is collaborating with Google to allow users to search the Web via pictures they take on their mobile phones, to increase access to information online about its encyclopedic collections.
Random screenshots from Edward Scissorhands’s famous scene “Avon Calling!”
Those amazing blazers, parkas, and leather jackets in grey putty, olives, and ink-blacks were at once effortless and captivating to the eye.
Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez are hot off back-to-back triumphs on the runway for Proenza Schouler and they’re proving, season to season, to be masters of the fashion about-face.
Jessica Clavin of Bleached, a punk rock band from California that offers a breath of fresh air in a music world as polluted as the Los Angeles skies they come from.
An exclusive interview with indie-pop band Big Troubles. We discuss their most recent record, ‘Romantic Comedy,’ as well as influences, tour experiences, and the growth of the band itself.
The British Fashion Council announces the shortlist for the BFC/Vogue Designer Fashion Fund 2012.
Glam Rock’s new men’s SoBe Tech collection features the brand’s patented ‘Just Click‘ technology that makes swapping out each case cover happen almost instantly.
There are occasions where work compiled and cleaned up after an artist’s passing have given us, the fans, something like a sense of closure.