LOOK BOOK | STILL HERE

Last week my friends stylist Alyse Franco and Artist/Creative Director Sonia Beyda quickly styled and shot a look book  with model Camilla Bianchi for Sonia's new line of Non-organic embroidered leisurewear line STILL HERE. The line is quickly catching fire because of its quick wit and cool vibes. I mean, on the night of the infamous second debate - Sonia created "Hillary's Fly" shirt - which is now shipping out in time for our impending doom. Her line of  T(it) Shirts were created to raise money for Breast Cancer Awareness month. Sonia also creates one off pieces of denim that are … [Read more...]

Cheerleader The Movie

My friends made a movie! Irving Franco, a childhood friend of mine, released his first film Cheerleader last year and is quickly being recognized in film festivals around the world. He's being called  "one of the most unique and intriguing new voices in indie film." and the film has been called "a brilliantly insane style piece, but with a surprising amount of heart. It feels like a collision of The Virgin Suicides and Election, but, at the same time, is wholly its own film. " The movie's title lends to a simple notion of a young, doe-eyed cheerleader and when we meet Mickey, she is just … [Read more...]

Yayoi Kusama x Philip Johnson

Check out Yayoi Kusama's installation at architect, Philip Johnson's Glass House... Johnson designed the Connecticut house for himself in the 1940's. The installation is her signature polka dots that she has been using since the 50's. Kusama covered all of the walls in the home with multi-sized red polka dots. She explains, "My desire is to measure and to make order of the infinite, unbounded universe
 from my own position within it, with polka dots. In exploring this, the single dot 
is my own life, and I am a single particle amongst billions." The dots are meant to help the viewer see … [Read more...]

Pieter Hugo | 1994

Pieter Hugo is a photographer from Johannesburg, South Africa. His primary works are portraits and documentary- esque photographs of African communities. His latest show called 1994 was on display at the Stevenson Gallery in South Africa. It documents children born in South Africa and Rwanda after 1994. Major historical events took place in both of those countries and Hugo documents the affect they have had on the children. Hugo explains this process: "Most of the images were taken in villages around Rwanda and South Africa. There’s a thin line between nature being seen as idyllic and as … [Read more...]

BACKSTAGE | ROSIE ASSOULIN SS2017

Rosie Assoulin's SS 2017 show - it scares me that its already 2017 - in my head its always some time between 1998-2007. Inspired by the beach towns at the Jersey Shore.  … [Read more...]