The story of America is the story of Western workwear. From Levi Strauss crafting denim jeans for gold miners to Union soldiers popularizing Stetson cowboy hats, utility in harsh frontier conditions has driven some of the most important developments in the history of clothing. The upstart New York-based brand Lorod—designed by Michael Freels and Lauren Rodriguez—pays homage to this tradition with exquisite tailoring and silhouettes drawn from the history of workwear
Australian musician Nic Danta proves that you don’t need a lot to make a great music video. Sometimes all you need is a strong support system, as well as hundreds ..
In the music video for SSION’s first single in five years, “Comeback,” the artist also known as Cody Critcheloe plays a disco superstar who gets chased by a giant letter O. He ends up at a punk boy-band audition, run by a sleazy talent recruiter, played by himself. This is the kind of slightly-off fantasia that Critcheloe has specialized in since developing the SSION persona in Kansas City, circa 2003. Over the 15 intervening years, he’s risen to prominence with an approach that’s both punk and glam in equal measure.
Ahead of Houston’s third-annual Day for Night festival — which brings together music and forward-thinking art — we’re visiting some of the New York-based artists in their studios. As an artist, Matthew Schreiber is drawn to the possibilities of light — including its ability to disappear completely
For ten years now, Judy Chicago’s 20th-century masterpiece The Dinner Party has been on permanent view at the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art in the Brooklyn Museum. It’s become such a fixture there that it is hard to imagine the shock and vitriol the piece caused when it was first displayed in 1979, after four years and hundreds of hands went into its production
Look no further for your summer anthem. Aussie music has delivered some absolute champions over the year, but none hold a candle to mullet-sporting Sunshine Coast band, The Chats. Their ..
Seems as though he’s living in the stone age… Video has emerged showing Queens of the Stone Age singer Josh Homme kicking a photographer in the face during a concert. … Read more The post Shocking footage of QOTSA frontman kicking female photographer in the face appeared first on Lost At E Minor: For creative people
Fresh off their sold-out European tour earlier this year, Melbourne duo Amistat has released a new single, The Coward. According to the band – composed of brothers Josef and Jan ..
For many years, Jen Noone believed that if something was pretty, it couldn’t be taken seriously. While studying art as an undergrad at Saint Joseph’s University, the Pennsylvania native even remembers an older artist warning her not to make her work too beautiful.
Valerie Keane grew up in a family of engineers who instilled in her an appreciation for the way things are made. “If you have an idea about how something should feel, you can construct it to put the viewer closer to that emotion,” says the 28-year-old artist.