Gary Green’s Black And White Photographs Delve into NYC’s Punk and Post-Punk Scene
By Sasha Regazzoni
It was the summer of 1976 when American photographer Gary Green moved from the humdrum suburbs of...
By Sasha Regazzoni
It was the summer of 1976 when American photographer Gary Green moved from the humdrum suburbs of Long Island to a two-bedroom apartment in Lower Manhattan, the epicentre of the up and coming anarchistic wave of music known as ‘punk’, to work as a photographer assistant. Coincidentally it was...
It was the summer of 1976 when American photographer Gary Green moved from the humdrum suburbs of Long Island to a two-bedroom apartment in Lower Manhattan, the epicentre of the up and coming anarchistic wave of music known as ‘punk’, to work as a photographer assistant. Coincidentally it was also the year the Ramones released their first album and punk idols Patti Smith, Television and Richard...
Issey Miyake Releases Exclusive Documentary
By Alice Ierace
Issey Miyake released an unpublished docu-film that shows the birth and evolution of the...
By Alice Ierace
Issey Miyake released an unpublished docu-film that shows the birth and evolution of the collection Homme Plissé Issey Miyake and shares a message of freedom, movement and comfort as new codes for men's clothing.Opening with a scene from Flying Bodies, a video that captures the 2013 performance...
Issey Miyake released an unpublished docu-film that shows the birth and evolution of the collection Homme Plissé Issey Miyake and shares a message of freedom, movement and comfort as new codes for men's clothing.Opening with a scene from Flying Bodies, a video that captures the 2013 performance of the Aomori University Men's Rhythmic Gymnastics Team which marks the debut of the collection, the...
Cuoio di Toscana Launches Campaign Against Domestic Violence
By Alice Ierace
Italian sole-leather brand Cuoio di Toscana, alongside many companies and institutions of fashion...
By Alice Ierace
Italian sole-leather brand Cuoio di Toscana, alongside many companies and institutions of fashion and luxury leather goods, shared their the commitment to defend women. “Violence against women does not go into quarantine: at the expense of the current moment of emergency, the numbers affecting...
Italian sole-leather brand Cuoio di Toscana, alongside many companies and institutions of fashion and luxury leather goods, shared their the commitment to defend women. “Violence against women does not go into quarantine: at the expense of the current moment of emergency, the numbers affecting this social injury show no sign of diminishing and, if we consider the case of domestic violence in...
Hindsight: Yale Photography On Sexuality and Mundanity
By Sasha Regazzoni
“When you think of your insides, do you imagine a river or...
By Sasha Regazzoni
“When you think of your insides, do you imagine a river or a volcano or … ? What is pleasure without climax? Can there be art without ego?”   In the opening essay of ‘Hindsight’, Yale School of Art’s 2020 MFA Photography graduate show which...
“When you think of your insides, do you imagine a river or a volcano or … ? What is pleasure without climax? Can there be art without ego?”   In the opening essay of ‘Hindsight’, Yale School of Art’s 2020 MFA Photography graduate show which launched last week, writer and visual artist Carmen Winant poses a series of “Questions for...
Neorealist Beauty Meets Italian Craftsmanship with 'Il Traffico'
By Amanda Ballerini
In our newly-minted column on independent brands, our favourite 'Instagram Scouter' Amanda...
By Amanda Ballerini
In our newly-minted column on independent brands, our favourite 'Instagram Scouter' Amanda Ballerini talks shoes, cinema and what they represent and eventually become, with independent brand Il Traffico's designer Marco Antonio Marra.I first discovered Marco Antonio Marra's work some months ago...
In our newly-minted column on independent brands, our favourite 'Instagram Scouter' Amanda Ballerini talks shoes, cinema and what they represent and eventually become, with independent brand Il Traffico's designer Marco Antonio Marra.I first discovered Marco Antonio Marra's work some months ago via Instagram. At the time, his page called' Il Traffico' was a project in development, physical...
Levi’s Celebrates 501 Day
By Alice Ierace
Levi’s, the brand behind the iconic blue denim, has been quite active on Instagram. Over the last...
By Alice Ierace
By Alice Ierace
Levi’s, the brand behind the iconic blue denim, has been quite active on Instagram. Over the last few weeks, music and denim fans alike have been tuning in and rocking out to the brand’s 5:01 Live series on Instagram for live-streamed concerts, panel talks and customization sessions. Today, they...
Levi’s, the brand behind the iconic blue denim, has been quite active on Instagram. Over the last few weeks, music and denim fans alike have been tuning in and rocking out to the brand’s 5:01 Live series on Instagram for live-streamed concerts, panel talks and customization sessions. Today, they celebrate the birthday of their iconic 501 blue jean with live performances from around Europe and...
By Elisa Carassai
With half of the world’s population under some form of lockdown to slow the spread of Covid-19, most activities have been dramatically curtailed, including illegal ones. Official figures suggest that crime...
With half of the world’s population under some form of lockdown to slow the spread of Covid-19, most activities have been dramatically curtailed, including illegal ones. Official figures suggest that crime has plummeted in many big cities.    Despite this, an official report by The Economist has revealed that,...
The Future of Influence is Virtual
By Robin Torres
While it might be a while before robots become part of...
By Robin Torres
While it might be a while before robots become part of public physical life – entities we’d run into while doing our groceries or on the subway – human to robot (H2R) interaction has progressively become a reality. Current radical developments in...
While it might be a while before robots become part of public physical life – entities we’d run into while doing our groceries or on the subway – human to robot (H2R) interaction has progressively become a reality. Current radical developments in engineering and AI has evolved H2R at a rapid pace, especially on social media.   The rise in...
Mick Rock Donates Unseen Images of Music Icons in Support of the NHS
By Elisa Carassai
If you’ve ever wondered who shot the images of some of the...
By Elisa Carassai
If you’ve ever wondered who shot the images of some of the iconic celebrities that made rock and roll what it is today, turns out you might’ve stumbled across one of Mick Rock’s images.    Known as the ‘man who shot the 70s,’ the renown photographer,...
If you’ve ever wondered who shot the images of some of the iconic celebrities that made rock and roll what it is today, turns out you might’ve stumbled across one of Mick Rock’s images.    Known as the ‘man who shot the 70s,’ the renown photographer, is releasing a series of unedited images of rock n roll royalty, in order to support...
Life Doesn’t Frighten Me: Michelle Elie Wears CDG at MAK
By Elisa Carassai
If you’ve ever wandered across the streets of one of the...
By Elisa Carassai
If you’ve ever wandered across the streets of one of the major fashion capitals during fashion weeks and come across a beautifully stylish woman wearing Commes Des Garçons, turns out you might’ve stumbled into Michelle Elie.    The Haitian yet...
If you’ve ever wandered across the streets of one of the major fashion capitals during fashion weeks and come across a beautifully stylish woman wearing Commes Des Garçons, turns out you might’ve stumbled into Michelle Elie.    The Haitian yet formerly New York-based designer, stylist and former model, is indeed considered to be one of the most...
By Elisa Carassai
How can a brand engage with their community whilst increasing and reimagining its digital presence in response to the current health emergency?   Fashion brands certainly seem to be leading the way in this...
How can a brand engage with their community whilst increasing and reimagining its digital presence in response to the current health emergency?   Fashion brands certainly seem to be leading the way in this regard. We’ve made a list of the latest exciting and stimulating digital initiatives you should check...
The Best Fashion Podcasts On The Market
By Alice Ierace
From reading to baking and exercising, everyone is trying...
By Alice Ierace
From reading to baking and exercising, everyone is trying their hardest to stay motivated and active. But this doesn’t mean we shouldn’t put relaxing on the list of things to do during our self-isolation period. In fact, we should always allow ourselves to...
From reading to baking and exercising, everyone is trying their hardest to stay motivated and active. But this doesn’t mean we shouldn’t put relaxing on the list of things to do during our self-isolation period. In fact, we should always allow ourselves to feel lazy and relaxed – it’s impossible to be productive all the time. Often, listening to...
Met Gala Postponed Amid Covid-19 Global Lockdown
By Fabio Ciquera
Another high-profile event falls victim of Covid-19. The Met Gala, the most important first...
By Fabio Ciquera
Another high-profile event falls victim of Covid-19. The Met Gala, the most important first Monday in May in the fashion calendar, has been cancelled. The Gala was previously cancelled only once, in the wake of the 9/11 attacks on the Twin Towers. Epitome of a modern star-studded fundraiser (all...
Another high-profile event falls victim of Covid-19. The Met Gala, the most important first Monday in May in the fashion calendar, has been cancelled. The Gala was previously cancelled only once, in the wake of the 9/11 attacks on the Twin Towers. Epitome of a modern star-studded fundraiser (all guests personally approved by Anna Wintour, chairwoman of the Costume Institute since 1995), the...
Is Hong Kong’s Fashion Future Farm the New Fashion East?
By Elisa Carassai
Fashion Month may be over, but the search for the next big talent never really stops.While all of...
By Elisa Carassai
Fashion Month may be over, but the search for the next big talent never really stops.While all of the major fashion cities in Europe and abroad have their very own talent scout - Milan with Sara Maino and London with Fashion East’s Lulu Kennedy - Hong Kong has finally found its champion, Edith...
Fashion Month may be over, but the search for the next big talent never really stops.While all of the major fashion cities in Europe and abroad have their very own talent scout - Milan with Sara Maino and London with Fashion East’s Lulu Kennedy - Hong Kong has finally found its champion, Edith Law, the founder and chairwoman of Fashion Future Farm.Born and raised in a family with a background...
Commercial vs Indie and The Democratisation of Media
By Elisa Carassai
As the search for Glenda Bailey's successor as Editor in Chief of Harper's Bazaar continues...
By Elisa Carassai
As the search for Glenda Bailey's successor as Editor in Chief of Harper's Bazaar continues slowly and without success, is this a further confirmation that the 'commercial' print industry is losing traction and the importance it once held before?Commercially printed magazines have been struggling...
As the search for Glenda Bailey's successor as Editor in Chief of Harper's Bazaar continues slowly and without success, is this a further confirmation that the 'commercial' print industry is losing traction and the importance it once held before?Commercially printed magazines have been struggling to survive for a while now, as demonstrated by the many industry professionals choosing to go...