Above image: BFA / Fred Giampietro While Basel, SCOPE and Frieze have have no shortage of great art, it does seem as though it’s been eclipsed by the parties, the schmoozing and the desire to Instagram one’s self in front of the latest Koons.
We’re always astounded by the misconceptions concerning the perceived conservatism of Austria, as we have long experienced quite the opposite firsthand – mostly during long nights of Vienna clubbing. And once again proving our point is the incredible new dance music talent, 21-year-old DJ/producer Filous .
Zola Jesus When selling physical music became a no longer tenable business strategy, the shift of emphasis to, as we might call it, “Lollapalooza Mode,” was swift, decisive and, most importantly, profitable.
With a title as ambiguous as Egg , we weren’t so sure of exactly what we were getting into.
Emporio Armani has just unleashed their latest men’s collection into the wild.
Image by Richard Haughton There is such a simple pleasure in having the most perfect and well rounded collection of coffee table reads – and we’re always excited to add another fabulous fashion tome. To be sure, we have simply not been able to put down the new Kenzo Takada , from ACC Art Books
Detroit simply isn’t what it used to be. Depending who you ask, that may not be a bad thing.
When Game of Thrones ‘ Season 7 ended on August 27, 2017, we were pretty sure that HBO would use the time between then and Season 8’s premiere on April 14 of this year, to send fans into a tailspin of patience-testing suspense. And to be sure, the second teaser for the new season is every bit the riveting enigma.
Historically, hotel art hasn’t inspired much awe from its intended audience. Interesting at best, and at worst utterly abhorrent, it hovers low on the priority list of hospitable experiences. Fair.
Something like an American counter to The 1975, Nashville’s COIN decisively grabbed the attention of the cognoscenti with the 2016 track “Talk Too Much” – with its sensual funk grooves and neo-Caribbean stylee.
Cell phones, man – can’t live without them, can barely handle living with them. But the question really is, can you survive yours being scrutinized
Seemingly celestial dwelling enigma David Bowie , the man who fell to earth for our eternal wonderment, enlightenment, and on certain days reason to live, was always looking to the grandiosity of the very Heavens (and everything under them) for inspiration. As we were once again reminded this week – which for many will forever be “Bowie Week,” as it commemorates the Starman’s birthday (the 8 th ), his death (the 10 th ), and release of his final album Blackstar (also the 8th). Fitting then, that his virtual reality debut should also occur during this week
Images by Robyn Dutra Virgil Abloh is everything. And more. For the highly anticipated debut of his Spring/Summer 2019 menswear collection for Louis Vuitton , the designer has transformed the neo-gothic Chrome Hearts shop in the West Village into a high-fashion-meets-streetwise altar of beyond cool
That Kat Leon chose the nom de guerre Holy Wars could be interpreted in a number of ways.
With holiday travels behind, we enthusiastically return to the international cultural whirl that is our lives the other 50 weeks out of the year. And the first show to have decisively caught our attention is Charles Fréger’s Fabula , opening this Friday at Milan’s striking Armani/Silos museum. The Rouen based French photographer has made a mission of documenting the dress codes of various communities of peoples around the world, whether they be soldiers, swimmers or sumo wrestlers
Today would have been David Bowie’s 72nd birthday. In honor of that, we revisit this BlackBook story we published when he passed away on January 10, 2016 – which included a fascinating 2003 interview. The David Bowie Is Real exhibition virtual reality app is released today.