The Photography of Austin Young

The Photography of Austin Young

Austin Young’s vibrant portraits have been published in Vogue, Rolling Stone, Flaunt, and Interview, with subjects ranging from A-list celebrities to drag queens.

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Clive Barker: Author, Filmmaker, Artist

Clive Barker: Author, Filmmaker, Artist

English author Clive Barker is a master of the horror-fiction genre, having written more than 20 books while also directing several hit films, including Hellraiser (1987) and Lord of Illusions (1995).

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Wanted: The LomoKino from Lomography

Wanted: The LomoKino from Lomography

Moving pictures with 35mm still film? In a word: yes. Lomography just announced the LomoKino, a film camera that creates motion pictures on 35mm still film with a total of 144 frames.

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Día de los Muertos

Día de los Muertos

Of all the world’s costume-heavy seasonal holidays, Día de los Muertos is perhaps the least understood.

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Dirty Baby

Dirty Baby

Artist Ed Ruscha, musician Nels Cline, and poet David Breskin combine creative disciplines in Dirty Baby, an art book that’s also a multimedia work of art.

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Lun*na Menoh

Lun*na Menoh

Drawing on clothing design as inspiration, Japanese-born artist Lun*na Menoh’s playful creations subtly reveal sobering themes of alienation, loss, and decay.

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Angels Flight

Angels Flight

Angels Flight was the title of a low-budget 1965 film noir and a 1999 book by Michael Connelly, but the eponymous funicular has a story of its own.

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Velaslavasay Panorama

Velaslavasay Panorama

The Union Theatre in West Adams was originally a silent-movie house dating back to before the 1920s.

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Coined Consumerism

Coined Consumerism

A compilation of images, interviews, and essays, Christopher D. Salyers’ Vending Machines: Coined Consumerism provides an engaging survey of a modern-day mechanical phenomenon.

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