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TECH
CH25
SARAH KUNST
HONOREE
INNOVATOR
CADILLAC
2015 CH25
SPONSORED
CH25: Sarah Kunst
What is a venture capitalist's role in the design process? By rewarding ideas they deem worthy with big checks, they have arguably the most pivotal role of all. Since these people are the deciders, how good of a job can they do choosing what will...
EXPERIMENTAL
HIP-HOP
LISTENUP
MUSIC VIDEOS
ELECTRONIC
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Lianne La Havas: Unstoppable Ahead of her forthcoming album release Blood, soulful crooner Lianne La Havas stripped down her new track "Unstoppable" for The Daily Beast. The result teeters between haunting and epic—all the while showcasing the...
SCIENCE
TECH
TULIPS
Link About It: This Week's Picks
1. Sam Van Aken's Magical Tree Bears 40 Types of Fruit Sam Van Aken, an artist and professor at Syracuse University, has Frankenstein-ed together a tree that bears 40 different types of fruit, including peaches, plums, apricots and almonds. The...
CH25
ROXIE DARLING
GROOMING
HAIRSTORY
INNOVATOR
HONOREE
2015 CH25
CADILLAC
SPONSORED
CH25: Roxie Darling
Hair is one of the biggest (or perhaps most obvious) expressions of personal style. Coloring it makes a statement, showing how daring we can—or who we want to—be. While many go with natural shades, increasingly others opt for bright, adventurous...
TECH
MATT KENYON
MICHIGAN
ART
CH25
2015 CH25
CADILLAC
SPONSORED
HONOREE
INNOVATOR
CH25: Matt Kenyon
Growing up in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, artist Matt Kenyon was equally inspired by the DIY punk aesthetic of the Dead Kennedys’ Jello Biafra and his seminal quote “Don’t hate the media—become the media” and Mark Pauline of Survival Research Laboratories...
SMARTPHONES
RUNCIBLE
GEORGE ARRIOLA
CH25
HIGHLIGHT
CADILLAC
HONOREE
INNOVATOR
2015 CH25
SPONSORED
CH25: George Arriola
When was the last time you sat down with friends or family and someone’s phone didn’t interrupt? George Arriola and the team at Monohm, wanted to “refocus the users’ attention to real people and the real world.” Their answer was the personal...
FOOD
APPAREL
ACCESSORIES
UNISEX
STYLE
FASHION
PINS
EDIBLES
INDEPENDENT DESIGNERS
PIZZA
Food-Themed Pins and Brooches
Over the past couple of years enamel pins of all kinds have seen a huge comeback—from the NYC-made sporty and playful Prize Pins, to Melbourne-based Georgia Perry's celebrity portraits and Hungry Eyes' personified dishes. Food-themed apparel also saw...
LISTENUP
MUSIC VIDEOS
EXPERIMENTAL
RB
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Thundercat: Them Changes From Thundercat's mini-album The Beyond / Where the Giants Roam (his first solo album since 2013's Apocalypse, though he's kept busy working on Kendrick Lamar's last release and more) comes "Them Changes"—a track that...
SPACE
SCIENCE
FOOD
AI WEIWEI
NIKE
MARIJUANA
WELLBEING
HEALTH
TECH
APPS
HOTELS
TRAVEL
Link About It: This Week's Picks
1. How to Survive Work on Little to No Sleep Eight hours of sleep might be recommended for a good night's rest, but it’s not always possible—especially with work deadlines, late-night partying and nightmares getting in the way. Luckily, scientists...
DESIGN
TECH
SABINE SEYMOUR
CH25
WEARABLE TECH
FASHION
DESIGNERS
HONOREE
INNOVATOR
2015 CH25
SPONOSRED
CADILLAC
CH25: Sabine Seymour
Imagine your everyday clothes had built-in human sensors that monitored vital signs and activity levels, played your favorite song and kept you connected. Dr Sabine Seymour, Director of Parsons’ Fashionable Technology Lab and Chair at Computational...
CULTURE
CH25
HIGHLIGHT
GOODS FOR GOOD
NON-PROFIT
HONOREE
INNOVATOR
CADILLAC
SPONSORED
2015 CH25
CH25: Melissa Kushner
“I lost my father three weeks before I was born, so I was hardwired to care about children who have lost one or more parents,” Melissa Kushner explains. Her fate was sealed when shortly after graduating from college she landed a job working with...
3D-PRINTING
ART
HONOREE
INNOVATOR
CH25
2015 CH25
SPONSORED
CADILLAC
CH25: Joshua Harker
Self-proclaimed "troublemaker " Joshua Harker creates intricate 3D-printed works that near the border of impossibility, and he has been able to do so by taking the road less traveled by artists before him. Taking advantage of technology that's...
GREEN
GARDENING
INDOOR PLANTS
PLANTERS
FLOWERS
VASES
DECOR
PLANTS
INTERIORS
HOME DECOR
Six Eye-Catching Planters
Once you've gotten the knack of keeping finicky houseplants healthy and green, they'll soon outgrow their current residences, and when they do—consider upgrading to one of these eye-catching planters. From the statement metallics to minimalist designs...
WILCO
YOUTH LAGOON
RAP
TORO Y MOI
NEW MUSIC
FREE DOWNLOADS
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Youth Lagoon: The Knower Trevor Powers, aka Youth Lagoon, returns with his trademark brand of dreamy psychedelic-pop in "The Knower" from his upcoming album Savage Hills Ballroom. It will be his first LP since 2013's Wondrous Bughouse. The track...
SCIENCE
SPACE
TECH
Link About It: This Week's Picks
1. Google Salutes Ida B Wells in its Latest Doodle Google’s homepage doodle this week recognized recognizes fearless journalist Ida Bell Wells-Barnett aka Ida B Wells. At the young age of 25, Wells became co-owner and editor of Free Speech and...
URBAN CULTIVATOR
INDOOR GARDENING
CH25
HIGHLIGHT
TARREN WOLFE
CH25: Tarren Wolfe
“Our vision has always been to provide an option for everyone to grow their own food," says Urban Cultivator founder and CEO Tarren Wolfe. Observing how challenging it was to source completely organic, non-GMO food—hitting home personally due to...
DESIGN
PARKS
NYC
LANDSCAPE DESIGN
TECH
ENVIRONMENT
NATURE
CH25
2015 CH25
INNOVATOR
HONOREE
CADILLAC
SPONSORED
CH25: Dan Barasch + James Ramsey
Dan Barasch, co-founder of NYC's The Lowline movement for the construction of a subterranean park, is a third-generation New Yorker. It’s his love for the city, and desire to share the magic of its secret nooks and deep history that led him...
FASHION
WEARABLE TECH
CADILLAC
INNOVATOR
SPONSORED
HONOREE
CH25
2015 CH25
CH25: Pauline van Dongen
Wearable technology is much more than just watches and wristbands—and Pauline van Dongen is seeing to that. In fact, the Dutch designer goes as far as employing photovoltaic sciences and solar energy in the materials of her future-forward clothing...
LAWN GAMES
OUTDOORS
GAMES
PICNICS
SUMMER
ACTIVITIES
KIDS
Warm Weather Lawn Games
The warm weather stirs up a restlessness in all of us. Once you've finished up your picnic in the park or grilling in the yard, turn to these lawn games for easy group entertainment—no WiFi required. Lumbürr Co Six-Pack-O-Kubb While the origins...
COVER VERSIONS
COVERS
LIVE
MUSIC VIDEOS
TAYLOR SWIFT
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Elliot Moss: Best Light Though just 21 years old, Elliot Moss made a strong debut with his self-produced album Highspeeds—even Zane Lowe is a fan, playing Moss' dark, minimalist pop songs on Apple Music's Beats 1 radio. Moss' new music video for...
SCIENCE
SPACE
TECH
BABIES
CHILDREN
COMMERCIALS
ADVERTISING
PHOTOGRAPHY
SURFING
DESIGN
DENIM
COLLABORATIONS
Link About It: This Week's Picks
1. Pampers' Latest Ad Captures Babies' Poop-Faces There’s almost nothing more endearing than a cute baby video, and nothing gets people laughing more than a poop joke. London-based ad agency Saatchi & Saatchi brilliantly combined the two for a...
DESIGN
CULTURE
3D PRINTING
FASHION
WEARABLE TECH
TECHNOLOGY
CH25
STYE
2015 CH25
INNOVATOR
CADILLAC
SPONSORED
HONOREE
CH25: Honoree Announcement
Our first-annual search for inspiring, emerging talent, in partnership with Cadillac has come to a close and we are thrilled to announce our talented CH25 honorees. Across the categories of Design, Technology, Style, Culture or Food and Drink, these...
FASHION
MATERNITY
CH25
2015 CH25
INNOVATOR
HONOREE
SPONSORED
CADILLAC
BUTCHBABY CO
CHILDREN
GENDER
Vanessa Newman
It's hard to believe that the oft-told story of meeting a best friend was the impetus behind something as radical as Vanessa Newman's ButchBaby—the first-ever “alternity-wear” company for the those expecting. It caters to people who are bearing children...
ORGANIC FOOD
TECHNOLOGY
CH25
HONOREE
INNOVATOR
SPONSORED
CADILLAC
2015 CH25
Tarren Wolfe
“Our vision has always been to provide an option for everyone to grow their own food," says Urban Cultivator founder and CEO Tarren Wolfe. Observing how challenging it was to source completely organic, non-GMO food—hitting home personally due to his...
BIOENGINEERING
TED
CH25
CADILLAC
2015 CH25
SPONSORED
HONOREE
INNOVATOR
Tal Danino
Programming bacteria to sniff out and treat cancer may sound like something out of science fiction, or at least the future, but it’s exactly what Tal Danino is doing right now. A bioengineer, TED Fellow, and postdoctoral fellow at MIT, Danino specializes...
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