Taking in the sights of Paris Fashion Week, David Beckham was recently in France to attend Louis Vuitton’s spring-summer 2017 men’s show. Beckham sat front row, joining the likes of Kate Moss and Victor Cruz for artistic director Kim Jones’ African safari inspired collection for the Parisian fashion house. Show More Summary
New Museum Artistic Director Massimiliano Gioni discusses the painter’s first New York Survey.
Carven artistic director Barnabé Hardy is right on trend for spring-summer 2017. The French fashion brand’s new collection was unveiled during Paris Fashion Week. Equal parts preppy, quirky and sporty, the man of Carven evolved into a figure of great leisure. Show More Summary
Louis Vuitton’s artistic director Kim Jones is a busy man of late. Alongside the house’s menswear Spring 2017 collection, and a new collaboration with NikeLab, Britain’s fashion man of the moment has also been working on an extensive collection with Hiroshi Fujiwara’s fragment design label. The latter of which we can today see in full. The […]
Rune Bergmann will become principal conductor and artistic director of the Mieczys?aw Kar?owicz Philharmonic in Szczecin from September. Bergmann, 40, was formerly kapellmeister in Augsburg, Germany.
ALMOST FAMOUS, ALMOST BROKE: HOW DOES A JAZZ MUSICIAN MAKE IT IN NEW YORK NOW? “One of my pet peeves,” says Rio Sakairi, the artistic director of the Jazz Gallery, the forward-thinking not-for-profit space, “is when organizations say, ‘Jazz: America’s greatest art form.’ My reaction is always like, ‘Are you saying this because you don’t […]
In a move that will cause major disruption in the fashion landscape, the Valentino co-creative director is changing brands.
Larry Walker, Professor Emeritus and former Director of Art and Design at Georgia State University and solo artist has been named The Atlanta Contemporary Art Center’s 2016 Nexus Award Recipient. The public reception for the award will...Show More Summary
In 2014, artist and filmmaker Elisabeth Subrin started a Tumblr called “Who Cares About Actresses?” as a way to drum up early support for A Woman, a Part, her screenplay about a female TV star going through a midlife crisis. As Subrin writes, "actresses matter profoundly," not just for their impeccable post-baby ... More »
Louis Vuitton men’s artistic director Kim Jones took the label back to Africa for its spring-summer 2017 men’s collection. Taking an urban safari, themes of the rugged outdoors were juxtaposed with a chic modern sensibility. Approaching...Show More Summary
CounterPulse’s Tomas Riley and Poet Leticia Hernández-Linares Face Eviction From Their Home Of 18 Years Long-Term Artistic Contributors Leticia Hernández-Linares and Tomas Riley are a creative powerhouse, raising two boys, 6 year-old...Show More Summary
Following last week’s announcement that NikeLab will collaborate with Louis Vuitton’s artistic director Kim Jones, the two parties have just gifted us with a sneak peek at one of the items set to drop later this year. Debuting today at Louis Vuitton’s show at Paris Fashion Week, the NikeLab Air Zoom LWP x Kim Jones is […]
The artistic director of the space explains why safe spaces make for good parties.
After 17 seasons with the Atlanta Ballet, dancer Jonah Hooper has announced his retirement. A native of Blue Ridge, Georgia, Hooper first joined the Atlanta Ballet after studying under Artistic Director Emeritus Robert Barnett at the Atlanta Ballet School. Show More Summary
“There is an implacable confidence about [Makhar] Vaziev – and it is warranted. No artistic director could have been better prepared to take on the treacherous politics of the Bolshoi: Vaziev has made a long career out of steering some of the most complex, unruly ballet companies in the world, from the Mariinsky Ballet to […]
Pavel V. Dmitrichenko, who was convicted of engineering an attack on the troupe’s artistic director, is rehearsing in the hope of a comeback.
'Overwatch' art director Bill Petras and character concept artist Arnold Tsang talk about what it means to work in art direction and their inspirations for the game's unique look.
Jennifer Higgie at Frieze asked a large jumble of artists, writers, directors, and curators to weigh in on the upcoming EU referendum. Her opening question: On 23 June the UK will vote either to remain in or leave the European Union. What are your thoughts on this historic decision? Hans Ulrich Obrist, co-director of the […]
Liesl Tommy is the first woman of color ever! to be nominated for a Tony Award for Best Director of a Play. But this great artist has done much more than make history on Broadway. She has continuously given voice to the voiceless with...Show More Summary
Salvatore Ferragamo took to the catwalk for the first time since the departure of its creative director Massimiliano Giornetti earlier this year. The current design team unveiled a spring-summer 2017 collection that juxtaposed relaxed tailoring with an adventurous attitude. Show More Summary