Archive for May, 2012

Killer Bling

(May 31, 2012) Jonathan Johnson doesn’t want to live in a cheap plastic world. Even more, he condemns this world. So it immediately sugges...

Classic Boyish Charm

(May 30, 2012) Ashton Kutcher Bruce Weber has done more to create the way that masculine beauty is portrayed in the media than any other artist. ...

Beauty in Death

(May 30, 2012) Iris Schieferstein loves dead animals Iris has a great affinity to animals. But not in the way where you have a bunch of cats...

Ultra Music Festival Reveals New Musical Routes to Commercial Success, New Spaces for Technology Experiments

(May 29, 2012) SBTRKT was one of the most interesting artists on the lineup. (Photo by Dan Wilton) In late March I attended the Ultra Music Festi...

Summer freestyles

(May 28, 2012) Every summer everyone who thinks they are “hip” in America is like “I love the beach!” and then they go a...

Grunge, Graff and Grimes

(May 28, 2012) References to the epic 90s show, My So-Called Life have been popping up everywhere lately.  A pair of patchwork printed cut-off ...

Girls the show

(May 25, 2012) Girls (the show, not the band) is a Sex and the City for a hip generation of people without jobs, thus more realistic in its port...

Cinematic Nostalgia For Twenty- and Thirty-somethings: Ripe for the Picking

(May 24, 2012) Public domain photo via Wikimedia Commons As I type this post, it’s May 16, the 22-year anniversary of genius Jim HensonR...

I was at Coachella and all I saw were these lousy shirts

(May 24, 2012)  Actually they were pretty sick! Girls did the whole American Apparel meets Ke$ha meets native American thing, and guys all wore ...

No Brainer

(May 19, 2012) Etienne de Crecy’s No Brain is a bit like a higher production version of those old rave videos I used to watch when I wa...

The Holy Beauty Project, by Rossina Bossio

(May 18, 2012) The Holy Beauty Project is a satire about seduction, a multimedia creation that integrates a series of drawings, paintings, photo...

Venus from A$AP: Symbolizing All Possibilities

(May 18, 2012)   Acronymn symbolizing all possibilities. That’s Rocky’s kushed out take on the meaning of his Harlem crew’s name. Apart fr...

The Eye of the Beholder

(May 17, 2012) Bogota is characterized by having beautiful women, from all over the country, as well as from different colors and backgrounds. ...

Being Real

(May 13, 2012) Gaby Amarantos is the biggest representative of the music style known as techno-brega. A blend of electro-pop and cheesy music ma...

‘Heads’ by Phillip Lorca DiCorcia

(May 12, 2012) Phillip Lorca DiCorcia’s shooting style falls somewhere between documentary street photography and the images of movie post...