2016

Looks: Claire McKinney

Looks: Claire McKinney

Claire McKinney is a designer living and working in New York City. McKinney grew up just outside of Portland, Oregon and moved to New York…

Tunes: Different Sleep

Tunes: Different Sleep

Different Sleep is an artist currently based in Los Angeles making mind bending music. Tell us a little bit about yourself and what you do. My…

Tunes: Andy Hart

Tunes: Andy Hart

Andy Hart is a DJ, writer, and record label owner from Melbourne. He is currently based in Berlin, Germany. Tell us a little bit about…

Spotlight: Julian Glander

Spotlight: Julian Glander

Julian Glander is an animator, illustrator and art person based in the USA. His work has been featured on It’s Nice That, WIRED, and Fast Company,…

Tunes: D∆WN

Tunes: D∆WN

D∆WN is an electronic/alternative singer-songwriter based out of New Orleans. Her current album “Not Above That” is the lead buzz record for Red•emp•tion (aka The Red Era) which…

Spotlight: Prem Krishnamurthy

Spotlight: Prem Krishnamurthy

Prem Krishnamurthy is a designer and curator. As a Founding Principal of the design studio Project Projects, he is the recipient of Cooper Hewitt Museum’s 2015…

Tunes: Labyrinth Ear

Tunes: Labyrinth Ear

Labyrinth Ear are a UK electronic duo made up of Emily and Tom. Coming from different sides of London, they were brought together by mutual…

Tunes: Blonde Redhead

Tunes: Blonde Redhead

Blonde Redhead is composed of twin brothers, Amedeo and Simone Pace, and Kazu Makino, who found themselves playing and writing together back in the mid-90s. At a time…

Tunes: My Gold Mask

Tunes: My Gold Mask

My Gold Mask started as an experimental home recording project between longstanding collaborators Gretta Rochelle and Jack Armondo. In 2013 Gretta and Jack were joined by drummer…

Tunes: St. South

Tunes: St. South

St. South is the electronic/soul project of 23 year old Olivia Gavranich. Self-described as ‘easy chill’, her music combines sparse electronic beats with Olivia’s distinctively…

Looks: LEILANNI

Looks: LEILANNI

LEILANNI is an eponymous label by Leilanni Todd, a multidisciplinary designer, art director and fashion designer. Her work is a combination of graphic elements, photography, digital motion, art,…

2015

Looks: Orange Culture

Looks: Orange Culture

Orange Culture, which Adebayo Oke-Lawal describes as a “movement” more than a clothing line, is for a creative class of men who he describes as “self…

Looks: KILLSPENCER

Looks: KILLSPENCER

KILLSPENCER® started as a personal project of Spencer Nikosey, an industrial designer based out of Los Angeles CA, to locally craft the perfect sustainable and…

Spotlight: Loren Crosier

Spotlight: Loren Crosier

Loren Crosier is a multi-disciplinary designer and art director based in New York. She specializes in collage and film photography and is influenced by textiles,…

Tunes: EXP

Tunes: EXP

EXP, the first New York based K­pop idol group, was formed in the Spring of 2015 and caused waves within the industry by being the…

Looks: Shelby Steiner

Looks: Shelby Steiner

Shelby Steiner is a contemporary womenswear label inspired by a blend of places, objects, sounds, and experiences. Each piece is mindfully made with fine materials and construction. Shelby Steiner…

Looks: NA DI STUDIO

Looks: NA DI STUDIO

NA DI STUDIO was established in 2013 by designer NA DI. Di relocated to London in 2009 where she went on to study fashion at…

Tunes: YACHT

Tunes: YACHT

­ YACHT, a Los Angeles-based band, makes moving music, presentations, videos, texts, and appearances for beings and their screens. Founded in 2002, YACHT is comprised of members Jona…

Tunes: Dustin Payseur

Tunes: Dustin Payseur

Dustin Payseur, a Brooklyn based musician, is currently involved in a number of different projects. He is most recognized as the frontman of Beach Fossils, a band he…

Looks: ASSK

Looks: ASSK

ASSK was launched in Paris in 2012 by Australian born duo Agatha Kowalewski and Sarah Schofield. Finding a gap in the Parisian market for affordable…

Looks: P E B

Looks: P E B

P E B is balance between aesthetics and innovation, meticulous research for technical materials, passion for highly performance fabrics and functional details and devotion to a…

Tunes: Braids

Tunes: Braids

Braids is an art rock band from Calgary, Alberta. Currently based in Montreal, the band is comprised of members Raphaelle Standell-Preston, Austin Tufts and Taylor Smith. They’re…

Spotlight: Chances Dances

Spotlight: Chances Dances

Chances Dances begun in 2005 as an inclusive, welcoming, and alternative queer dance party. It’s a collective of artists, activists, DJs, and educators who organize parties, build…

Spotlight: Sac Magique

Spotlight: Sac Magique

Sac Magique is a British illustrator and printmaker living in self-imposed exile in Helsinki, Finland. He’s interested in junk food, abstract art, nudity and ugly…

Looks: ANIMAdVERTE

Looks: ANIMAdVERTE

ANIMAdVERTE is a leather bag collection by Laura Tolfo. Laura was born in 1984 in Bergamo, Italy. In 2009 she graduated in Master Course in Fashion…

Tunes: Male Bonding

Tunes: Male Bonding

Male Bonding is a noise rock band based in London with members John Arthur Webb, Robin Silas Christian, and Kevin Hendrick. How long have you…

Tunes: Oliver Tank

Tunes: Oliver Tank

Oliver Tank has been playing music in various forms since he was young. Combining real instruments with computers, Tank creates heartfelt, vivid soundscapes that have…

Looks: Bekpro

Looks: Bekpro

Bekpro is a Los Angeles based sportswear line combining traditional menswear aesthetics with athletic construction and design details for the modern man. The casual formal collection…

Looks: 8CUFF

Looks: 8CUFF

8CUFF is based between Shanghai and Hong Kong. Sue Suh was born in Seoul, Soth Korea, and rasied in Shanghai, China. The work is sport-lux…

Looks: Bluestem Highway

Looks: Bluestem Highway

Bluestem Highway is currently based out of Brooklyn, New York. Designers Rory Layton and Christina Dougherty were raised in Overland Park, Kansas. Christina studied at the…

Tunes: Guerilla Toss

Tunes: Guerilla Toss

Famous for their energetic live performances, experimental punk noise band Guerilla Toss is comprised of members Kassie Carlson, Arian Shafiee, Peter Negroponte, Phil Racz and Sam Lisabeth.…

Tunes: Alinka

Tunes: Alinka

Alinka has played alongside a wide array of artists, including: Mark Farina, Jesse Rose, Claude VonStroke, Jackmaster, Derrick Carter, DJ Heather, Infinity Ink, Kim Ann…

Looks: Bo Matthew Metz

Looks: Bo Matthew Metz

Bo Matthew Metz is an American womenswear designer living and working out of Los Angeles. Within two years of living in California he worked with Rodarte, cultivating…

Looks: Velt

Looks: Velt

Velt is a footwear label designed by Stefan Rechsteiner and Patrick Rüegg that explores the possibilities of new, contemporary shoe design produced using classic methods. Its success is…

Looks: MAMUT

Looks: MAMUT

MAMUT is from Montevideo, Uruguay. The brand works hand and hand with leather workshops in the region, which is famous for its livestock farming and tanning.…

Tunes: Double Duchess

Tunes: Double Duchess

Double Duchess, a Bay Area duo, are known for their explosive and mesmerizing live performances. Their music is parts high-energy hip hop, club/house bangers sprinkled with…

Tunes: Roses

Tunes: Roses

Roses is a band based in Los Angeles. Members include Marc Steinberg, Victor Herrera, and Juan Velasquez. Tell us a little bit about yourself and…

Tunes: Juliana Huxtable

Tunes: Juliana Huxtable

Juliana Huxtable is a DJ, artist, model and poet based in New York, where she also founded the weekly club night SHOCK VALUE. Tell us…

Looks: Maybe Sunday

Looks: Maybe Sunday

Maybe Sunday is an activewear brand inspired by visual culture and the contemporary, hybrid lifestyle, located in the Chicago Arts District co-founded by Jason Guo and McKenzie…

Tunes: Paperwhite

Tunes: Paperwhite

Paperwhite, sister and brother Katie and Ben Marshall are a Dream-Pop duo from Brooklyn, NY. Katie is the singer and songwriter of the band. Her sophisticated…

Tunes: AYER

Tunes: AYER

AYER is a Brooklyn based vocalist, electronic recording and visual artist. The result of collaborations with an international roster of producers, his recorded music and…

Looks: Julian Zigerli

Looks: Julian Zigerli

Julian Zigerli was born and raised in Switzerland and attended the Berlin University of the Arts. After graduating in 2010, he returned to his roots in Zurich…

Spotlight: Snarkitecture

Spotlight: Snarkitecture

Snarkitecture is a collaborative and experimental practice operating in territories between art and architecture. The name is drawn from Lewis Carroll’s The Hunting of The Snark,…

Spotlight: Michael Burk

Spotlight: Michael Burk

Michael Burk is a photographer and image-maker based in Brooklyn, NY. Tell us a little bit about yourself and what you do. I’m a photographer and…

Tunes: NEOCAMP

Tunes: NEOCAMP

NEOCAMP is an Irish born musician and artist living and working in Brooklyn, New York. Tell us a little bit about yourself and what you…

Tunes: BEVERLY FRESH

Tunes: BEVERLY FRESH

BEVERLY FRESH is a contemporary artist and musician based in Detroit and Chicago. He has broken several Guinness Book World Records; including breaking the most…

Tunes: Anamanaguchi

Tunes: Anamanaguchi

Anamanaguchi is an electronic music group based in New York City. Members include Ary Warnaar, Peter Berkman, James DeVito and Luke Silas. Tell us a…

Spotlight: Ioannis Sochorakis

Spotlight: Ioannis Sochorakis

Ioannis Sochorakis is a production designer with an architectural background, who earned his Master of Design for Stage and Film at Tisch School of the Arts in New York City.…

Spotlight: LaSelva

Spotlight: LaSelva

LaSelva is a product design studio based in Valencia and Mexico City. Tell us a little bit about yourself and what you do. We are Manuel…

Spotlight: Bouffant Bouffant

Spotlight: Bouffant Bouffant

Bouffant Bouffant is a self proclaimed design/party machine based in New Orleans, Louisiana. With titles slipping between DJ, promoter, designer, and artist Bouffant Bouffant organizes…