Profile in Style: Margaret Howell

CultureComments ⋅ Apr 5, 2011
Throughout the design language of British designer Margaret Howell flows a peaceful and cohesive simplicity which embodies purposeful design with a distinct timeless nature. Beyond her fashion, The NY Times’s Profile in Style looked into so...

The New York Times: New York Subway’s Long Dance With a Typeface

CultureComments ⋅ Apr 4, 2011
The MTA New York Subway system has seen itself visually defined by its appropriately chosen usage and adoption of Helvetica as its font. Together with colorful bubbles, the visual pairing has become an icon in its own sense creating a familiarity...

The Hangover Part 2 Trailer

CultureComments ⋅ Apr 2, 2011
The Hangover Part 2 doesn’t deviate far from the original hit’s plotline as a missing groom is exchanged in favor of the missing bride’s little brother. Bangkok, Thailand is the focal point of the movie as you follow the likes o...

PUMA Running: Where Future Champions Are Born in Jamaica featuring Usain Bolt

CultureComments ⋅ Mar 31, 2011
There’s no discrediting the fact that the Caribbean and namely Jamaica has produced some awesome sprinters. PUMA Running went into the thick of things by traveling to the island to examine the culture that surrounds running and sprinting. T...

No Average Joe: SBTG

CultureComments ⋅ Mar 31, 2011
No Average Joe in conjunction with Canon highlight the efforts of Singaporean sneaker customizer, SBTG. SBTG has gained notoriety throughout the sneaker ranks based on his military-inspired customs as well as being only one of a very select few w...

Times Square, 1986

CultureComments ⋅ Mar 30, 2011
This video gives us a glimpse of what the New York City subway system looked like back in 1986, nearly 25 years ago. Shot with a 16mm film camera, the footage captures the bustling excitement of the Time Square station just a few years before the...

HUH. Magazine: Pelicans & Parrots

CultureComments ⋅ Mar 30, 2011
East London vintage boutique Pelicans & Parrots has received wide acclaim since the shop’s inception in August 2010. Having already been featured in The New York Times, Time Out and GQ Style, the sky is the limit for the retailer which...

The New Middleman by Phil Chang

EditorialComments ⋅ Mar 30, 2011
Editor’s Note: Phil Chang is a strategic creative at Wieden + Kennedy New York and a member of the agency’s multidisciplinary solutions team, Attack. Attack ensures that Wieden stays active as a creative participant in the culture of our be...

Interview Magazine: Hype Williams Interview

CultureComments ⋅ Mar 30, 2011
In an ongoing series of content revolving around Lil Wayne and hip-hop, Interview Magazine profile the highly respected music video director, Hype Williams. The short interview discusses his craft and how interpretation of what music videos shoul...

Interview Magazine: Nicki Minaj on Lil Wayne

CultureComments ⋅ Mar 28, 2011
The latest issue of Interview Magazine features a series of articles profiling its cover star, Lil Wayne. As a supplement, the magazine has also interviewed the hip-hop icon’s young female rap protege, Nicki Minaj. Having received a conside...

Asia Fixed Gear Championship 2011

EventsComments ⋅ Mar 28, 2011
In approximately one month’s time, a legion of fixed gear rides will descend upon China in participation of the first ever Asia Fixed Gear Championship in Shenzhen. The event will be held over two days on May 28 and 29 at the Fisherman’s Wh...

Dogboarding by DANIELS

CultureComments ⋅ Mar 28, 2011
The creative duo of Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert of DANIELS create this rather entertaining video titled “Dogboarding.” The video takes the theme of skateboarding into a new realm with a rather conspicuous twist where man’s...

The Berrics: “Established” with Real Skateboards

CultureComments ⋅ Mar 25, 2011
The Berrics recently launched their new segment, Established, with skateboard company Real Skateboards. As board sponsor to HUF owner Keith Hufnagel since 1992, Real Skateboards has been one of the most enduring and evolving brands in the industr...

The Making of the Eames Lounge Chair

DesignComments ⋅ Mar 25, 2011
This video above offers an inside look into the production of a classic Eames Lounge Chair being manufactured in the Vitra Atelier on the Vitra Campus in Weil am Rhein, Germany. Known for its simplistic nature, designs from Charles and Ray Eames...

Sneaker Freaker Germany Issue 2

CultureComments ⋅ Mar 25, 2011
Having launched in Germany for the first time this past winter, Sneaker Freaker Magazine is now releasing its second German issue. Made in Cologne with more than 30 pages of content, the magazine features Airwalk, Ronny Fieg and tons of sneakers....