Bruce Davidson, “Brooklyn Gang, (girl’s reflection in cigarette machine),” 1959 Photo courtesy Peter Fetterman Gallery
It’s that time of the year again, when lunatics converge on the Black Rock Desert in northern Nevada to take part in Burning Man. The event includes every aspect of art, but recently, its detractors say it’s sold out to the establishment, becoming too exclusive and/or nothing but a money-grab. While those claims may hold(…)
Public art exhibition, A Call Parade, in São Paulo, Brazil, features ordinary telephone booths that are now works of art. Sponsored by Brazilian telephone company, Vivo, the citywide display joins the ranks of other specifically themed “parades” of art, such as the Cow Parade, the Elephant Parade, and the ArtBox campaign in London. In 1971,(…)
Los Angeles has a burgeoning homebrew and craft beer scene, and Thrash Lab explores both the scene, and the beer it revolves around.
When France first published Vladimir Nabokov’s now-infamous novel back in 1955, Lolita‘s author never would have guessed that almost 60 years later, his controversial story about an underage sex kitten would spawn a Japanese clothing style inspired by the book’s eponymous kinderwhore.
Better than anything at the Cineplex, this video vividly shows the seven minutes of terror that the Mars Rover Curiosity endures.
Born in St. Louis, Steve Diet Goedde grew up learning all about the mechanics of photography from his father, who was an amateur shutterbug himself. From his early teens, Goedde was inspired by the work of Richard Avedon, Lillian Bassman, and Diane Arbus. Here is just a sampling of his fantastic imagery, and his keen eye.
The hustle and the bustle of New York City is world-renowned, as are the eccentricities of some of its denizens. Photographer Brandon Stanton captures the essence of New York with his project, Humans of New York, and the humanity of everyday people who would otherwise just pass on by.