Courtesy Annapurna Pictures. Exit Poll is a series exploring the good, bad, and outright deranged films and events our writers and editors are attending.
“Slick Rick…Miles Davis…03 Greedo…J Balvin…Marvin Gaye…Sarah Vaughn…” recites the hip-hop musician Anderson .Paak, thumbing through the most recently played albums on his iPhone. The succession of artists reads like a laundry list of the heteroclite elements—from rap to funk to soul—that have gone into his recently released album, Ventura .
It took me 23 hours to get home from London yesterday. No lie. It was a walk to a train to a walk to a plane to a walk to a plane to a walk to a train to a walk to a 4.5 hour car ride
In Residence: Pedro Reyes & Carla Fernández The Mexico City home of artist Pedro Reyes and fashion designer Carla Fernández is a continually adapting architectural project. Coarse concrete walls divide the sprawling space into discrete sections that, over the years, has evolved to meet both the demands of a working atelier and comfort of a family home
Photo by Byron Spencer.
The Art of the Personal Project is a crucial element to let potential buyers see how you think creatively on your own.
Image by Lucas Mobley For us, World Goth Day has never been quite sufficient – after all, 24 hours is never really enough goth. Thus we’re always happy to give it at least another day or week’s extension
In the late ’80s and early ’90s, there seemed to be an inordinate number of up-and-comers whom the press were labeling “Prince protege.” It wasn’t really much of a surprise – after all, who wouldn’t want that title?
Photo by Helena Christensen. Nanna Fabricius—or Oh Land, as her fans have come to know her—first stepped onto the music scene as a promising pop singer from a small town outside Copenhagen with her 2010 self-titled album . Much has changed since then, but Fabricius’s steadfast commitment to grinding her creative gears has not
Photo: Tre Henry. All images courtesy of Kravets Wehby Gallery. Without even looking at the paintings of artist Theresa Chromati—those of discombobulated women exploding with corporeal color—it’s not difficult to glean her penchant for all things graphic.
The other week I got a twitter notification, adam&eveDDB had a huge win as they were awarded AOR for Playstation.
Heavy Baile feat. Goes: Ciranda London-based director Alex Tiernán returns to NOWNESS with a high-spirited music video for the Brazilian group, Heavy Baile
La Reina The foot of Sorte Mountain in Yaracuy, Venezuela is the spiritual base of the religion of Mariá Lionza. Throughout the month of October, thousands of adherents of this syncretic belief voyage to the area in search of purification and guidance.
Few shows in television history have inspired rabid fandom quite like Game of Thrones , with its penchant for sex, violence, and dramatic twists rousing many a heated internet debate. Fewer fans are as devoted to Thrones as its cosplayers, those who show their devotion to the series by wearing costumes to impersonate the likeness of a beloved character
Most people are familiar with the locally made bourbons and whiskeys stacked behind every preeningly hip new bar – at least since the first hipsteriffic vinyl record shop opened somewhere in Brooklyn. Yet while whiskey and Scotch whisky may sound, and look, somewhat similar, the differences will actually astound – and are steeped in centuries of tradition
With Mother’s Day and, finally, some spring weather upon us, this week brought some much-needed love and warmth to the City That Never Sleeps. Laura Dern premiered her new film Trial by Fire , in which she plays a Houston mom who develops an unlikely friendship with a prison inmate.
Tick tock, goes the clock.
Snowciety Through the eyes of a clique of local snowboarders, Zürich-born director Kris Lüdi documents the countercultural underbelly of St Moritz—a Swiss ski resort commonly regarded as the winter playground of the rich and famous. In this film, enviable images of fur coats and bottles of Dom Pérignon are juxtaposed against snapshots of burnt hash and broken boards.
Photo by Markus&Koala. Forget what you think you know about Carly Rae Jepsen
FROM LEFT TO RIGHT: All clothing by Adam Selman SPORT.