In this weeks artist spotlight we focus on Canadian graphic designer & illustrator Amanda Mocci.
Ranging from an armored gauntlet in a First World War poster by Ludwig Hohlwein to glistening talons advertising Japanese nail polish in the 1980s, the disembodied hands in this exhibition salute, menace, manipulate, and caress.
The icons of the New York Skyline will soon have a new companion. Located on Park Avenue between 56th and 57th streets, 432 Park Avenue will be the tallest residential tower in the Western Hempishere upon its completion in 2015.
Giles manages to somehow combine all three into a beautiful showing of flowy Edwardian gowns mixed with elements of the darker side of fashion.
Boston-based music blog Big Old Big One produces and releases monthly music videos of national musical acts playing unplugged in various and unique locations.
South Korean designer Minju Kim named winner of H&M Design Award.
Jean Paul Gaultier created a re-edition line featuring some of his favorite and most iconic pieces from over the years. His pre-fall 2013 designs feature “classic” pieces that have been updated to make them more wearable and workable.
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.
Rescue efforts continue in Venezuela to find the plane of Vittorio Missoni and his wife, which vanished off the coast of Venezuela on Friday.
This exaggeration in design is probably the most visually noticeable, but look more closely and you’ll see the detail. And oh the detail Valli does.
Topshop unveils their collaborative partnership with Google+ and announce that they will be streaming their Fall/Winter 2013 show live via a Google+ Hangout.
Seth MacFarlane and Emma Stone announce the nominees for the 85th Academy Awards. Browse the nominees for the 85th Academy Awards by category.
Burberry conjures up a very specific image, a classic, British image. Bailey’s job is to meld that image with something new—season in and season out.
The weather may not have been in Marc Jacob’s favor, but that didn’t stop him from mounting what would be New York Fashion Week’s piece de resistance.
With the Spring season as his muse, Raf Simons delivers on his promise as a couturier at Dior and quiets his naysayers for good.
Featuring the superb Katie Stelmanis of Austra, “Save Me” is the first single from Hervé’s forthcoming album, ‘The Art Of Disappearing’, out March 4th on Cheap Thrills.
Portraits of Andy Warhol by Richard Avedon, August 20th, 1969. This artwork is currently on display at The Art Institute of Chicago.
Danger reigned the Alexander McQueen Fall 2013 runway, with a display by Sarah Burton that was dripping in rigor and more than just a hint of madness.
This is the long-overdue interview with the man behind The Orphanage Music, a musician, an artist and a true pioneer.
Hedi Slimane curated this highly collectible book of admiration to the city of light for Visionaire’s ‘Paris‘ edition in 2001.
This awesome illustrated and pretty educational activity book follows Gramps and Kiddo on an amazing journey through the history of graphic design.
Dear Stranger (1998-2000) is a highly self-conscious study in photographic voyeurism.
Bill Brandt: Shadow and Light is organized by Sarah Meister, Curator, with Drew Sawyer, Beaumont and Nancy Newhall Curatorial Fellow, Department of Photography.
Some say Black Magic is evil, something lurking in the dark. If that’s true you’ll take one look at our Black Magic woman and beg to be swept under her dismal current.
The ‘San Francisco’ video clip captures the kaleidoscopic and blurring world that the artist was forced to inhabit the week just before shooting it.