2017

LOOKS: Rue-L

LOOKS: Rue-L

Rue-L is a London based brand by Celine Kreis and Suman Gurung. Defined as streetwear for women, Rue-L continues to break boundaries with their fit and…

Artist of the Week: Keeley Haftner

Artist of the Week: Keeley Haftner

Keeley Haftner (b. 1985) is a Canadian artist who explores her own intense yearning toward non-living matter through sculpture. Her work has been exhibited internationally…

Artist of the Week: Mansoon Kim

Artist of the Week: Mansoon Kim

Mansoon Kim was born in South Korea in 1987. He received a B.F.A from the Department of Painting at the Pratt Institute in 2012, and…

Looks: SANCHEZ-KANE

Looks: SANCHEZ-KANE

Bárbara Sánchez-Kane is a Mexican born fashion designer and creative director of the clothing brand SANCHEZ-KANE. She completed a degree from Universidad Anahuac in industrial engineering, and later…

Spotlight: Marina Fini

Spotlight: Marina Fini

Marina Fini is an LA based maker and collaborator who graduated from UCSC with a B.A in New Media Performance. @marinafini Tell us a little bit about yourself and what…

Artist of the Week: Greg Ito

Artist of the Week: Greg Ito

Greg Ito (American, b. 1987) earned his BFA at the San Francisco Art Institute. He has an upcoming exhibition in 2018 at Club Pro, Los…

Spotlight: Commend

Spotlight: Commend

Commend is the gravitational center of the RVNG universe. It is an inner space within the outer space that is downtown Manhattan. In the spirit of…

Artist of the Week: Paul Heyer

Artist of the Week: Paul Heyer

Paul Heyer (b. 1982) is an artist based in Chicago, IL. Heyer received his MFA from Columbia University in 2009 and is represented  by Night Gallery in…

Tunes: Briana Marela

Tunes: Briana Marela

Before writing the songs that would become Call It Love, Briana Marela was typically guided first and foremost by her instincts as a producer and…

Artist of the Week: Louis Reith

Artist of the Week: Louis Reith

Louis Reith (Hengelo, 1983) graduated from the Academy for Art and Industry in Enschede in 2010 and currently lives between Amsterdam and Zetten. With an interest…

Artist of the Week: Katherine Simóne Reynolds

Artist of the Week: Katherine Simóne Reynolds

Katherine Simóne Reynolds is in her feelings, and will probably remain sitting there. At the moment she is based out of Saint Louis, MO, where…

Artist of the Week: Brian Rochefort

Artist of the Week: Brian Rochefort

Brian Rochefort is a mixed media artist working primarily in ceramics. Rochefort grew up in Rhode Island and attended the Rhode Island School of Design,…

Tunes: XHOSA

Tunes: XHOSA

XHOSA is a multifaceted artist and producer who hails from New York City. Influenced by the hip-hop and post-punk generation, she blends genres creating a unique…

Looks: Roseanna Crawford

Looks: Roseanna Crawford

Graduating with a First Class Honours in Textile Art, Design and Fashion in 2016, Roseanna Crawford began her design education in 2011 where she studied BDes…

Artist of the Week: Kevin Reuning

Artist of the Week: Kevin Reuning

Kevin Reuning is an artist living and working in Brooklyn, NY. Reuning’s work examines the process of drawing by carrying the images he creates with his computer…

Artist of the Week: Nora Maité Nieves

Artist of the Week: Nora Maité Nieves

Nora Maité Nieves (b. San Juan, Puerto Rico 1980) lives and works in New York. She places her interdisciplinary practice in the expanding dialogue of painting.…

Tunes: Katie Von Schleicher

Tunes: Katie Von Schleicher

Early on at her internship at Ba Da Bing Records, owner Ben Goldberg suggested Katie Von Schleicher make a cassette for the label to release. It could be…

Spotlight: POOL

Spotlight: POOL

POOL was founded in 2010 by Léa Padovani (1981) and Sébastien Kieffer (1982), and is a Paris-based creative studio which takes design beyond furniture, encompassing…

Artist of the Week: Luis Rodríguez Rosario

Artist of the Week: Luis Rodríguez Rosario

Luis Rodríguez Rosario is a Puerto Rican artist with an MFA in Sculpture from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. In 2013 he presented his…

Spotlight: Rozliubit

Spotlight: Rozliubit

Rozliubit is a collaborative project between Sasha Pharaoh and Sua Yoo. The self-proclaimed maids of heaven and guardians of virtue create handcrafted weaponry and delicate armor in Chicago,…

Tunes: Helado Negro

Tunes: Helado Negro

Based out of Brooklyn, Helado Negro is the music and performance work of Roberto Carlos Lange. Lange was the recipient of the Joyce Foundation Award and travels the world…

Tunes: Suzi Analogue

Tunes: Suzi Analogue

Suzi Analogue is a genre-bending musician who melds electronic, soul and hip-hop to create tracks that move acrobatically between sultry bedroom vibes and high energy dance. Based…

Spotlight: Vjemy

Spotlight: Vjemy

Vjemy was established in 2013 by Adam, Samuel and Svetlana Cigler in Prague, Czech Republic. Adam and Svetlana both graduated with a degree in architecture, but their work focuses on…

Spotlight: Emily Esperanza

Spotlight: Emily Esperanza

Emily Esperanza is a filmmaker, artist, and curator whose passions lie in discarded aesthetics, liminal spaces, guerrilla approaches, and unconventional narrative. Her recent videos, collected…

Spotlight: David Getsy

Spotlight: David Getsy

David Getsy, a Goldabelle McComb Finn Distinguished Professor, is a faculty member at the Department of Art History, Theory, and Criticism at the School of…

Spotlight: Laura Berger

Spotlight: Laura Berger

Laura Berger is a visual artist living and working in Chicago.  She has exhibited her paintings around the US and abroad, and also does editorial…

Spotlight: Patrick Kyle

Spotlight: Patrick Kyle

Patrick Kyle is a commercial illustrator and multidisciplinary artist from Toronto, Canada. He graduated from The Ontario College of Art and Design in 2009. He has authored three books;…

Looks: Ifeoma

Looks: Ifeoma

Reva Ochuba is a designer and writer with a focus on fashion as both a media and medium. Highlighting fashion as social critique as well…

Artist of the Week: Benoît Jeannet

Artist of the Week: Benoît Jeannet

Benoît Jeannet lives and works in Neuchâtel.  He graduated in the photography departement of the Lausanne School of Art and Design and the Photography School…

Spotlight: Video! Video! Zine

Spotlight: Video! Video! Zine

Video! Video! Zine  is an accessible submission-based Internet archive of amazing moving images from around the world.  Video! Video! Zine is devoted to obtaining visibility…

Spotlight: Ben Barber

Spotlight: Ben Barber

Ben Barber was born and raised in Vancouver, BC. Trained in sculpture at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY. Upon completing his education Ben settled…

Spotlight: Kim HyunJoo Studio

Spotlight: Kim HyunJoo Studio

Kim HyunJoo Studio is a reputable Seoul-based design studio run by artist and designer, Kim HyunJoo. Her design work is primarily focused on furniture, lighting, tableware, products, public…

Artist of the Week: Joshua Saunders

Artist of the Week: Joshua Saunders

Joshua Saunders is an artist and multi-media painter represented by Steve Turner Gallery in LA. He is currently pursuing a MFA from University of California, San Diego.…

Artist of the Week: Dan Lam

Artist of the Week: Dan Lam

Dan Lam is an artist working in Dallas. She received her BFA in drawing and painting from the University of North Texas in 2010, and…

Spotlight: Sam Rolfes

Spotlight: Sam Rolfes

Sam Rolfes (b.1990, Dallas TX) is a Chicago and New York based mixed-format digital artist and director. Using the human body as a mark making device…

Tunes: Manast LL’

Tunes: Manast LL’

Manast LL’ is a Paris-based artist, working as much on his own projects as he is with his collective, La Ligne Bleue. He doesn’t want to…

Spotlight: wolke

Spotlight: wolke

Wolke is a conceptual design studio that plays with objects and space. Wolke is a collaboration between Patrick Campbell + Madison Killough and is based…

2016

Spotlight: CK_TC Ceramics

Spotlight: CK_TC Ceramics

CK_TC Ceramics is a Cincinnati-based design studio founded by Colin Klimesh (CK) and Taylor Carter (TC) that creates small-batch ceramics for the home. CK_TC started two…

Spotlight: Perfectly Acceptable Press

Spotlight: Perfectly Acceptable Press

Perfectly Acceptable Press is a small Risograph print studio based in Chicago. Perfectly Acceptable publishes a series of artist books by cartoonists and illustrators and…

Spotlight: Emma Anderson

Spotlight: Emma Anderson

Emma Anderson is a photographer from New Zealand, currently living and working in Brooklyn, New York. Her work has been featured in i-D, Mundane, Sumzine,…

Spotlight: Ali Beletic

Spotlight: Ali Beletic

Ali Beletic is a conceptual artist best known for her powerful, symbolic land art installation works, as expansive as hiking in and installing mahogany and glass…

Artist of the Week: Andy Delany

Artist of the Week: Andy Delany

Andy Delany received his BFA from Grinnell College in Iowa in 2013, and now lives and works in Minneapolis. He has most recently shown at…

Artist of the Week: Mark Whalen

Artist of the Week: Mark Whalen

Mark Whalen is an Australian born artist working and living in Los Angeles since 2008. Whalen expresses satirical social narratives in seemingly universal situations. The…

Spotlight: Fort Makers

Spotlight: Fort Makers

Fort Makers is an artist collective that makes functional and interactive art, and explores the boundaries between art and design. They create large-scale public art…

Artist of the Week: Przemek Pyszczek

Artist of the Week: Przemek Pyszczek

Przemek Pyszczek has been living and working in Berlin since 2010. His sculptures, paintings and installations deal thematically and formally with the utopian aspects of…

Spotlight: CANADA

Spotlight: CANADA

CANADA is a production company based in Barcelona. Founded in 2008, two of its founders, Lope Serrano and Nicolas Mendez, operate together under the name CANADA. CANADA works…

Spotlight: Nathan Kostechko

Spotlight: Nathan Kostechko

Nathan Kostechko was introduced to art by his Uncle Stephen as a young boy. Being influenced by his uncle, along with his brothers to skateboard…

Spotlight: Alicia Nauta

Spotlight: Alicia Nauta

Alicia Nauta is a Toronto based artist whose practice includes collage, screenprinting, installation, wallpaper, books, and a growing collection of found oddities for a future…

Spotlight: Rasmus Warberg

Spotlight: Rasmus Warberg

After earning his carpenter apprenticeship, Rasmus Warberg travelled to Canada to gain new experiences. His desire to shape and build things from his own visions…

Spotlight: Amber Pitkin

Spotlight: Amber Pitkin

Amber Pitkin is a makeup artist based in London. At 22 years old, she has worked with clients including i-D Magazine, Oyster Magazine, Nike, Dazed Digital…