KAWS “Final Days” @ CAC Málaga

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 28, 2014
The momentum from KAWS’ success in the latter half of the 2013 – dotted by an appearance on the cover of Paper and a show at Mary Boone Gallery – has taken the artist beyond domestic bounds. The New York-based artist will now showcase his work...

Jonathan Mehring Goes Behind the Scenes of Supreme’s “cherry”

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 28, 2014
If unfamiliar, Jonathan Mehring is a New York City-based photographer that has been capturing the city’s skate scene for a number of years. In the process of filming for Supreme’s ”cherry” the riders found themselves skating a...

Louis Vuitton “Astralis” Exhibition @ Espace Culturel Louis Vuitton Recap

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 28, 2014
Louis Vuitton recently curated a special exhibition titled “Astralis” at the fashion house’s Espace Culturel gallery, bringing together internationally acclaimed artists such as Jean-Luc Favero, David Altmejd, Chloé Piene, Basserode...

Polanski Vol. 03

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 27, 2014
Artistically-centered magazine Polanski has taken to its original medium – the internet – to premiere the cover image of its highly-anticipated third issue. Aligning with its previous volumes, the Alessandro Casagrande-photographed cover displays the...

A. Lokey Explores Unique Hunting Rides in “Texas Quail Rigs”

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 27, 2014
In his book Texas Quail Rigs, native photographer A. Lokey explores the automotive side of Texas hunting culture. Far from the typical pick-up truck that might be expected, the rides in the book are all customized to suit the needs and tastes of the...

Pharrell Covers GQ’s 2014 April Issue

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 25, 2014
Fresh off performances at both the GRAMMYs and Oscars, Pharrell Williams hits the April 2014 cover of GQ. Sitting down with the magazine’s Zach Baron earlier this month in Miami, Pharrell talks everything from the Oscar snub, his Vivienne Westw...

Vogue featuring Kim & Kanye Inside Images and Cover Story

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 25, 2014
Vogue recently held a special photo shoot featuring Kanye West, Kim Kardashian and their daughter North West. Photographed by Annie Leibovitz, the session was shot for the magazine’s April issue, whose feature “Keeping Up with Kimye”...

[UPDATED] Banksy Teams Up with BNE for World Water Day

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 25, 2014
In celebration of World Water Day this weekend, BNE has tapped Banksy in support of the effort to end the world water crisis – a calamity that has seen water-related diseases kill more people across the globe than any form of violence, includin...

Famous Fashion Figures Reimagined as LEGOs

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 24, 2014
Following from the recent release of the well-received LEGO movie, the Danish toy company presents a customized collection of famed fashion designers designed exclusively for Harper’s BAZAAR. The set includes Donatella Versace, Alber Elbaz, Mar...

Google Chrome Textile Sculpture by Janet Echelman and Aaron Koblin

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 24, 2014
Aaron Koblin of the Google Creative Lab recently joined with American sculptor Janet Echelman to pay tribute to the 30th anniversary of the TED conference with a massive interactive textile art installation. Unnumbered Sparks allowed users viewing it...

Caps: One Size Fits All by Steven Bryden

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 24, 2014
Author Steven Bryden, together with contributor Gary Warnett, has penned what may be the first book to explore the world of caps. Caps: One Size Fits All explores the myriad types of caps and their evolution from functional wear to fashion statement....

The Hundreds Checks Out LEGO Artist Nathan Sawaya and His LA Studio

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 24, 2014
The Hundreds recently stopped by artist Nathan Sawaya at his LA studio to hear him explain how it was that he came to work with LEGOs. For Sawaya, it was art, and LEGO in particular, that served as his creative outlet at the end of each day working a...

L.A. Heat: Taste Changing Condiments Exhibition Recap

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 22, 2014
Nowadays, it seems unheard of to take in a nice phở, food platter, or even a pizza without Sriracha or Tapatio to accompany the flavors. Indeed, the two condiments have ingrained themselves in the American palette over the past few years, coming to r...

Watch the “Illustrated History of Twitter” Video

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 22, 2014
In celebration of its eighth anniversary, a video has surfaced that showcases an illustrated look at the online sharing platform Twitter that observes its growth from an idea of “shared statuses,” to a cohesive and successful business mod...

Kanye West & Kim Kardashian Cover Vogue’s 2014 April Issue

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 21, 2014
The #WORLDSMOSTTALKEDABOUTCOUPLE graces the upcoming April 2014 issue of Vogue as none other than Kanye West and Kim Kardashian appear on the iconic fashion publication’s cover. Shot by Annie Leibovitz, the piece apparently looks at the “...