Prodip Leung x How2work “Plants of Gods Terrarium” Sculpture

ArtsComments ⋅ Sep 1, 2014
Hong Kong artist and LMF bassist Prodip Leung has teamed up with toy manufacturers How2work to release a limited edition sculpture named “Plants of Gods Terrarium.” Continuing his longstanding infatuation with extraterrestrial life and al...

Ben Eine Paints Mural in Berlin for Project M/5

ArtsComments ⋅ Sep 1, 2014
Known for his bold alphabet lettering on shop shutters across major cities in the world, British street artist Ben Eine’s latest work takes to Berlin’s Project M/5. Curated by Roland Henry of VNA Magazine and supported by Berlin-based art...

Rewinding Back to 1984 in NYC’s East Village by Daniel Root

CultureComments ⋅ Sep 1, 2014
Everything changes with time and as a 30-year resident of New York City’s East Village, photographer Daniel Root has seen his neighborhood significantly transform over the years. Having documented every corner of the area after moving into an a...

Artists Combine LEGO with IKEA Furniture

ArtsComments ⋅ Aug 31, 2014
Blending both art and functionality together, collaborating artists Claire Healy and Sean Cordeiro have transformed IKEA furniture into works of art by intertwining LEGO sculptures into the pieces, titled “Venereal Architecture.” The set...

HBO to Air ‘Banksy Does New York’ Documentary in November

ArtsComments ⋅ Aug 29, 2014
After taking over the streets of the Big Apple with last October’s “Better Out Than In,” Banksy’s month-long “street residency” is set to be the subject of a new documentary from HBO. Entitled Banksy Does New York,...

Miley Cyrus by Karl Lagerfeld for V Magazine Issue 91

ArtsComments ⋅ Aug 28, 2014
After appearing in Pharrell’s music video for “Come Get It Bae” back in July, Miley Cyrus returns to our viral pages, this time gracing the cover of V Magazine’s latest issue. Shot by none other than Karl Lagerfeld, V’s...

Cai Guo-Qiang “The Ninth Wave” Exhibition @ Power Station of Art

ArtsComments ⋅ Aug 27, 2014
Last year, 16,000 dead pigs floated down a river in Shanghai which triggered questions on China’s environmental conditions. The news disgusted most and also served as inspiration to Cai Guo-Qiang, who recently launched a solo show called “...

Kamea Hadar and Defer Paint “Paradise Lost” Mural in San Francisco

ArtsComments ⋅ Aug 27, 2014
Paradise Lost is a newly-formed art duo consisting of POW! WOW! Co-Lead Director Kamea Hadar and seminal graffiti artist Defer. Continuing their evocative motifs that blend portrait painting with abstract scripts and lettering, the two recently took...

THE NEW ORDER Vol. 11 featuring John Mayer & Hiroshi Fujiwara

ArtsComments ⋅ Aug 25, 2014
Volume 11 of THE NEW ORDER is defined by the diversity of the two men that grace the publication’s cover: John Mayer and Hiroshi Fujiwara. Here, the insightful by annual sees Mayer sitting down with Hiroki Nakamura to discuss the finer elements...

A$AP Rocky & Chanel Iman by Mikael Jansson for Vogue

ArtsComments ⋅ Aug 25, 2014
Appearing within the pages of Vogue’s September 2014 issue is a brand new fall fashion editorial featuring none other than A$AP Rocky and Chanel Iman. Helmed by photographer Mikael Jansson, the spread highlights some of the magazine’s fav...

Demolition Has Started on New York’s Iconic Graffiti Mecca 5Pointz

ArtsComments ⋅ Aug 23, 2014
After being whitewashed last year, New York’s former graffiti mecca, 5Pointz, is now being demolished. A place where New York’s graffiti artists could go to legally practice their craft, the location has served as a gathering spot for the...

Pratt & Hennessy Release “Never Stop, Never Settle” Films

ArtsComments ⋅ Aug 22, 2014
This weekend’s inspiration is delivered, fittingly enough, courtesy of alcohol – a vital ingredient of the college experience. Striving to push students to push their creativity outside of red cup concoctions, Hennessy teamed up with wildly tal...

Florentijn Hofman’s Giant Rubber Duck Makes its Way to Los Angeles

ArtsComments ⋅ Aug 22, 2014
After an extended stay in the bays of Hong Kong, Florentijn Hofman’s quirky floating duck installation has made its way across the Pacific, nestling in the Los Angeles port. The giant rubber duck will make its splash in celebration of the city&...

Os Gemeos Paints “Giants” On Vancouver Silos

ArtsComments ⋅ Aug 22, 2014
Brazilian street artists Os Gemeos’s latest rendition sees the twins paint 75-foot-tall silos as part of their “Giants” project. Going forward with the notion that “every city needs art and art has to be in the middle of the p...

“It’s Showtime” – A Short Film by Obesity & Speed About Dancer Malik

ArtsComments ⋅ Aug 22, 2014
Clothing label Obesity & Speed have collaborated with Crystal Moselle for a short film to give an insight into the philosophy of the brand. Subway dancer Malik can be seen pulling off some impressive moves in carriages filled with unsuspecting co...