Good Reads
Latest Entries Sunday, November 29th 2015

The structured designs inspired by architect Santiago Calatrava from Carlos Campos Spring 2013 line continued in his fall collection with strong tailoring and slim fits.


Nordic prints and textured fabrics create Custo Barcelona’s Beauty and the Beast inspired collection.


Cushnie et Ochs cite pilgrims and the Salem witch trials as inspirations for their FW 2013 collection, but their signature provocation stayed wholly intact.

962 Lexington Ave. Upper East Side.

Jose Guizar has put together a new creative project titled “Windows of New York”, a weekly fix of an obsession that has been developed by the designer since he was put in our town.

Namibian Nights, Marsel Van Oosten

Over the years Marsel has created the most extensive & quite popular night photography portfolio of Namibia, and just about two years ago he decided it was time to take it up a notch.

Bernardo Rojo, Joseph Abboud’s still-fresh creative director gave the suits a rest and started the week off with a forward-thinking outerwear showcase.

Shane Gabier and Chris Peters of Creatures of the Wind balance their whimsy and consumer-mindedness for fall, but it’s their folksy roots that win out.


Dutch artist Theo Jansen specializes in building large mechanisms out of PVC that are able to move on their own, known as “Strandbeest.”


Mocci’s work spans from illustration to graphic design. Her work is influenced by minimalism of black and white as well as the “chaotic beauty and mystery of the universe.”


John Galliano won a small victory against Christian Dior in court. The Paris court system has agreed to hear his case against his termination from Dior rather than sending it to commercial court.


The work of Angel Olsen is entirely her own: a raw, glowing sound that stands out now just as much as it did in 2010.


Don Oehl developed his illustrations through fashion, movement, shapes, and color—all with a wink.


A short film about Leonardo Da Costa, a lighthouse keeper stationed in Cabo Polonio, a remote cape in a stretch of Uruguayan coastline rich in shipwrecks and sunken treasures.


The ‘San Francisco’ video clip captures the kaleidoscopic and blurring world that the artist was forced to inhabit the week just before shooting it.


The North Borders is a long stride forward – both a natural evolution and a continuation of the electronic palette of Black Sands.


A short video which focuses on the individuals that Scott Schuman photographs, rather than the photographer himself.


Join the biggest names in fashion for a behind the scenes look at New York Fashion Week. Discuss the latest trends with industry leaders.

Rachel Whiteread House 1993. Photo by Sue Omerod.

In light of the recent public outcry over Henry Moore’s public sculpture ‘Old Flo’, Tate Britain invites a panel to discuss ‘Who owns public art?’.


The book tells a fascinating story in this lavishly illustrated, slipcase volume, revealing the artistic, social, and historical events that created and surrounded the incredible artistic flowering of the now mythical Montparnasse neighborhood.


Nicholas Kirkwood becomes first accessories designer to win the award.


We Are Animal have returned to their native mountainous region of Snowdonia, North Wales to record a new album.


South Korean designer Minju Kim named winner of H&M Design Award.


With an introduction by Kenneth E. Silver, this limited-edition volume features a curated selection of Fernand Léger’s extraordinary works.


Styled by Eric Waroll, edited by Daniel Haim and photographed by Hervé Coutin, this new fashion editorial contains some of the codes of Margiela: the mystery, the “factory” touch and the disguised simplicity.


Fendi has offered its financial assistance to restore five fountains around the city of Rome, starting with the Trevi Fountain.