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Five Neutral Sunglasses for Spring 2015
Spring has technically sprung in the Northern Hemisphere, and with the warmer season comes more sunshine. Choosing a pair of sunglasses to last a season (and, ideally, much longer) can be a daunting task—while classics like black Wayfarers or metallic...
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AUSTRALIA
CONFERENCES
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VIVID IDEAS 2015
VIVID SYDNEY
Vivid Sydney Ideas 2015
Every year, the Sydney Opera House is transformed from its normal stoic ivory self into a blank canvas for light artists—resulting in massive works that captivate the city and often the world at large. Part of the annual Vivid Sydney conference...
GUITARS
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KENDRICK LAMAR
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SOUL MUSIC
TED 2015
QUESTLOVE
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Kendrick Lamar: To Pimp A Butterfly Kendrick Lamar’s new album has been hotly anticipated ever since he closed out the final episode of the Colbert Report with the anthemic line, “We don’t die, we multiply.” The wait is over a week earlier than...
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TED 2015
INTERNET EXPLORER
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Link About It: This Week's Picks
1. Fashion Month's Instagrammable Moments If fashion shows weren’t already the most photogenic events in existence, designers have found a way to make them even more Instagrammable. In this day and age of instant gratification, it’s essential for...
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DEV HYNES
GRIMES
J-POP
KERO KERO BONITO
YOUNG FATHERS
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Grimes: REALiTi This week, Grimes shared the previously unheard track "REALiTi," complete with a music video shot on location, traversing Singapore, Shanghai, Tokyo and elsewhere. What's unbelievable is that it was a demo recorded in early 2013...
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BROOKLYN
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FRIDAY 13TH
Good Luck Jewelry
From nazars to horseshoes and the Eye of Horus, almost every culture has a symbol of luck and protection that is meant to ward off the negative vibes and welcome the good. While lucky charms can be tacky, they can also be a stunning accessory that...
CALL FOR ENTRIES
PRODUCT DESIGN
INDUSTRIAL DESIGN
AMERICAN DESIGN CLUB
INDEPENDENT MAKERS
YOUNG DESIGNERS
Call for Entries: American Design Club + Roll & Hill
Celebrating independent design and the entrepreneurial spirit, Brooklyn-based lighting design and manufacturing firm Roll & Hill is teaming up with the American Design Club for a new crowd-sourced show entitled "Curse the Darkness." The organizers...
THAILAND
ARTISTS
STUDIO VISITS
PORCELAIN
CERAMICS
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ANA
BANGKOK
Studio Visit: Sculptor Nino Sarabutra
During our recent trip to Thailand and Tokyo by way of All Nippon Airways (ANA) we had the opportunity to survey the rich local art scene in Bangkok. There, we were lucky enough to meet with local Thai artist Nino Sarabutra. Working largely with...
DESIGN
TRAVEL
FOOD
TOKYO
ARCHITECTURE
HOTELS
FISH
THAILAND
DRINK
SPONSORED
Exploring Design in Thailand and Tokyo
With a long list of recommendations and high hopes, we recently left NYC behind for a week exploring Thailand and Tokyo by way of All Nippon Airways (ANA). Though the trip from New York's JFK airport was lengthy, ANA's business class kept us well...
MUSIC
BERLIN
CHICAGO
LA
LISTENUP
CHANCE THE RAPPER
HIP-HOP
KELELA
NOSAJ THING
CASCINE
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Kelela: A Message Rising singer/songwriter Kelela released a slow-burning but spectacular track from her upcoming EP Hallucinogen, called "A Message," which was co-written with Venezuelan producer Arca (who also co-produced Björk's Vulnicura). The...
DESIGN
TRAVEL
FOOD
JAPAN
ADVERTORIAL
AIRLINES
SPONSORED
BUSINESS CLASS
ANA Business Class By Design
Air travel is exhausting. There's no way around it. From taxi rides to long security lines and extended layovers, each step in the process is often as unpredictable as the last—especially when traveling abroad. Japan's All Nippon Airways (ANA...
MUSIC VIDEOS
STAR TREK
NYFW
FOLK MUSIC
RIP
A$AP FERG
CARA DELEVIGNE
LEONARD NIMOY
OUTER SPACE
SPOCK
THE TALLEST MAN ON EARTH
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The Tallest Man on Earth: Sagres Reminiscent of the early American folk of Bob Dylan and Woodie Guthrie, The Tallest Man on Earth's previous albums featured analog recordings of his voice, a guitar or banjo and little else. "Sagres" from Kristian...
JAPAN
OFFICE
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TURKEY
FARMING
MEDICINE
KENNY G
'90S
LINKS
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EQUAL RIGHTS
HEALTHY WORKPLACE
HUMANOIDS
MASHUPS
VERTICAL FARMING
WARREN G
Link About It: This Week's Picks
1. A Bionic Eye Restores a Man's Vision Minnesota native Allen Zderad has regained his vision almost 20 years—after he was diagnosed with an untreatable degenerative eye disease—10 years of which he spent nearly blind. The 68-year-old underwent...
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ARCHITECTURE
MODERNISM
WORD OF MOUTH
LAND ROVER
PALM SPRINGS
GERRY MCGOVERN
Word of Mouth: Palm Springs with Gerry McGovern
By Josh Rubin and Evan Orensten Gerry McGovern, Land Rover's Design Director and Chief Creative Officer, first visited Palm Springs 20 years ago and immediately fell in love with the modernist oasis in the Southern California desert. Last week, as...
FASHION
DESIGNERS
STYLE
INSTAGRAM
SCENE BY ALL
NEW YORK FASHION WEEK
LINCOLN CENTER
Scene, by All: Presentations at NYFW F/W '15
As we've continued to experience, there's far more to New York Fashion Week than clothing. While it is an insight into what the world will soon be wearing—reflective of months of ideation, process and execution—it's also a tremendous presentation of...
MUSIC
MIXTAPES
SAMPLING
LISTENUP
VALENTINES DAY 2015
PSYCH ROCK
RIP
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Hudson Mohawke: Valentine's Slowjams Chapter VIII While Valentine's Day might be over, Hudson Mohawke released the latest in his annual slowjams mixtape series: Valentine's Slowjams Chapter VIII. The playlist begins with a live cover version of Earth...
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MUSIC
TECHNOLOGY
HEALTH
EXHIBITIONS
SCIENCE
MOMA
COCKTAILS
CAKE
DINOSAURS
WELLBEING
Link About It: This Week's Picks
1. Past Presidents' Go-To Drinks Our Founding Fathers really knew their way around booze, and thanks to Brian Abram’s new book “Party Like a President,” you can now make the same concoctions George Washington and Ulysses S Grant were sipping. Vanity...
PLAYLISTS
ELECTRONIC MUSIC
LISTENUP
VALENTINES DAY 2015
SHLOMO
KALI UCHIS
SHY GIRLS
ListenUp
Shy Girls: 4WZ Dan Vidmar's R&B project Shy Girls has returned with a moody mixtape, 4WZ, featuring guest spots from Junglepussy, Rome Fortune and Tei Shi—and a tiny cover of Stevie Wonder's "Isn't She Wonderful." The mixtape is unashamedly melancholy...
TECHNOLOGY
MUSEUMS
SCIENCE
LINK ABOUT IT
SELFIES
BLACK HISTORY MONTH
GALLIERIES
GRAMMYS
Link About It: This Week's Picks
1. Vale Designer Kenji Ekuan Kenji Ekuan, the award-winning designer behind Japan’s bullet train and the ubiquitous Kikkoman soy sauce bottle has died at the age of 85. According to the New York Times, his iconic bottle design has been used by Kikkoman...
MIXES
SOUL
CAPE TOWN
LISTENUP
D'ANGELO
ANGEL HAZE
SNL
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D'Angelo: Live on SNL D'Angelo sent an important, visual message in his recent SNL performance: while he sang "Really Love" dressed in high-fashion, the singer stood atop a chalk outline and donned a hoodie, and his band wore "Black Lives Matter...
JEWELRY
GIFTS
CANDLES
FRAGRANCES
STEVE ESPO POWERS
VALENTINES DAY 2015
TREAT YOURSELF
Gift Guide: Valentine's Day 2015
While merely hearing the words "Valentine's Day" can cause reflexive groans, we happily accepted the shopping challenge the holiday provides. Below is our selection of creative items to show that special someone your heartfelt affection (or absolute...
MIXES
RADIO
FOUR TET
HOUSE MUSIC
KANYE WEST
PAUL MCCARTNEY
HIP-HOP
HOW TO DRESS WELL
KUTMAH
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Rihanna feat. Paul McCartney and Kanye West: FourFiveSeconds It's not every day Kanye West teams up with Sir Paul McCartney, though lately it's been a fortnightly affair and recent developments suggest the Beatles frontman is producing West's next...
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