2017

Spotlight: Athena Paginton

Spotlight: Athena Paginton

Athena Paginton is a Make-up Artist and Illustrator living in London who has worked on magazine campaigns for DAZED, Buffalo Zine and Wallpaper Magazine, amongst…

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…

Looks: _Scapes NY

Looks: _Scapes NY

_Scapes NY seeks to create dynamic balance by the juxtaposition of opposites. Through a range of wearable garments and experimental details, _Scapes NY designs for…

Spotlight: Tallulah Fontaine

Spotlight: Tallulah Fontaine

Tallulah Fontaine is a illustrator and zine maker currently based in Toronto, Canada. She has worked with numerous clients including, 4AD, Glamour Magazine, Paulette Magazine,…

Looks: HUNCH

Looks: HUNCH

HUNCH is a multidisciplinary office focused on the boundaries between product and fashion design. Industrial Designers by education, we started to feel more comfortable in that crossover…

Tunes: Michael Rault

Tunes: Michael Rault

Michael Rault is a Montreal based singer, guitarist and songwriter fronting his own eponymously named band. A gifted multi- instrumentalist and arranger, his hooky blend…

Spotlight: Clare Nicolson

Spotlight: Clare Nicolson

Clare Nicolson is a freelance stylist based in London designing for publishing, advertising, editorial and independent creative clients as well as her own homeware brand. Nicolson has…

Spotlight: Amy Strozzi

Spotlight: Amy Strozzi

Amy Strozzi is a Los Angeles based makeup artist and creator of The Beauty Manifesto. Best known for her soft touch, her ability to enhance…

Spotlight: Cold Picnic

Spotlight: Cold Picnic

Cold Picnic was formed in 2010 by partners Phoebe Sung and Peter Buer. The pair met in Boston in 2006 while in school and have…

Spotlight: Studio Gorm

Spotlight: Studio Gorm

Studio Gorm is a design office founded in 2007 by John Arndt and Wonhee Jeong Arndt. Designing a range of things from products, furniture and lighting,…

Tunes: YUNG BAE

Tunes: YUNG BAE

Dallas Cotton, known professionally as YUNG BAE, is a DJ and producer based out of Los Angeles, California. He is mostly known for his japanese disco, funk,…

Artist of the Week: Jenn Smith

Artist of the Week: Jenn Smith

Jenn Smith is an artist who lives and works in Chicago. She recently received her MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.…

Tunes: Pool Holograph

Tunes: Pool Holograph

Pool Holograph is a four-piece rock band from Chicago whose style is tightly laced with modern minimalist and psychedelic influences. Their sound reveals a bare and…

Tunes: Yuki Ame

Tunes: Yuki Ame

Tell us a little bit about yourself and what you do. I’m a producer, musician and student living in Bristol, UK. “Yuki Ame” is the…

Spotlight: Rose Pilkington

Spotlight: Rose Pilkington

Rose Pilkington is a London-based multidisciplinary designer who specializes in 3D design for both digital and print. Tell us a little bit about yourself and what you do. I work…

Spotlight: Hannah Vaughan

Spotlight: Hannah Vaughan

Hannah Vaughan was born in Los Angeles, CA to a bookbinder and an artist. She first learned to weld at age 12, then actually learned how…

Artist of the Week: Brian Scott Campbell

Artist of the Week: Brian Scott Campbell

Brian Scott Campbell (b. 1983, Columbus, OH) lives and works in Joshua Tree, California. He received a BFA from Columbus College of Art and Design and…

Looks: Jillian Boustred

Looks: Jillian Boustred

Jillian Boustred is a Sydney-based fashion and textile designer. Jillian graduated from UTS with a bachelor of design in fashion and textiles and started women’s wear…