The last two Destroyer albums have been immersive experiences of yacht rock and baroque pop, and both were unquestionably excellent. Yet it seems Dan Bejar is dialing down his sound a bit for his next project and has announced a solo tour that will feature no more than him and his guitar for an evening […]
A few weeks ago, the folks from the Cooperative of Photography brought us an excellent video on taking our photography to the next level. One of the projects highlighted in that video was on UV photography. Starting simple and building it up to produce something amazing. This time, the Cooperative are back with photographer Markus Berger and some [...]Show More Summary
Construction Control has won the prestigious Project of the Year gong at the Master Builders and Cbus Excellence in Building Awards for the third time in four years – this time for its work on the $44 million Vibe Hotel at the Canberra Airport. Around 1500 people celebrated the industry’s best at the gala [...]
Sometimes when browsing the websites of our global hackspace community you notice a project that’s attractive not necessarily because of what it does or its technology but because of its presentation. So it is with the subject of this...Show More Summary
Kentucky once again should go into the upcoming college basketball season as a top contender for a national title, but in order to reach this goal, each player has to excel in his own role. This past season showed what could happen when not everyone reaches his own potential. Show More Summary
Yowler, the excellent bare-bones solo project of Maryn Jones (of All Dogs and Saintseneca, and a Radiator Hospital contributor), will be in NYC for two shows during the Northside Festival. One is opening Grouper's late show at... Continue reading…
Chance the Rapper just released his excellent new mixtape Coloring Book. It was released as a two-week exclusive on Apple Music, but the project was not connected to a record label. Yesterday, Chance sat down for an hour-long lecture with Bakari Kitwana at the University of Chicago Institute of Politics. Show More Summary
Henri Matisse is one of the world’s most famous artists. His use of colour and simple materials makes him the perfect artist to study with your children. Here’s a collection of excellent story, information, and project books about Matisse for children to inspire you. Show More Summary
Son Lux began as the solo project of classically trained electro artist Ryan Lott, but it was expanded to a trio for last year’s underrated Bones. The trio is set to follow up that excellent full-length effort with the Stranger Forms EP this summer. The EP is the most ambitious foray for Son Lux yet, […]
Mysterious OVO-signed R&B project dvsn recently released their excellent debut album and announced that they're opening the Drake / Future tour. Before that though, they'll go on a smaller headlining tour in June... Continue reading...
At Thursday’s meeting of Sound Transit’s Capital Committee, staff updated boardmembers on both the latest concepts for expediting ST3 project delivery and modifications to the ST3 financial plan. It was an excellent and substantive conversation, and we’ll post video when it becomes available. Show More Summary
A new home for the Ravens in the Tower of London; a Japanese-take on the London terraced house; and a new centre of excellence for brain research were last night among 36 projects named as winners of the prestigious RIBA London Award for architectural excellence in the capital. Show More Summary
The first trailer for the Assassin's Creed movie is out, and the Michael Fassbender project looks both true to the game and like a visually spectacular blockbuster.
Pin it Whether your job calls for creativity or not, many of us wish we felt more inspired and creative on a daily basis for personal projects, hobbies and home decor ideas. There are things you can add to your home or work space to make it more creatively motivating (and nope, it doesn't matter whether the space is tiny or expansive). Show More Summary
Sometimes all it takes is a spark: that one class, that one teacher, that one project which makes a difference. It can change the lives of young students who may have had little opportunity to excel, or perhaps even to complete high school, to enable them to become successful engineers, entrepreneurs or computer scientists. Show More Summary
There are six designers left on the fifth cycle of Project Runway All Stars, and it's getting a little harder to predict who will be the next to go. Now summer is coming and the designers will have their chance to produce some excellent new ideas for the warm weather. Let's get to it!
For years, Tavern Books, a small independent publisher out of Portland, has been quietly producing excellent, exquisite books. Their mission is to bring high quality projects that may have flown under the radar--by foreign and domestic authors--to American readers. Show More Summary
Trying to escape the April rain? There are dozens of upcoming auditions for projects in California, including a Chekhov-infused comedy, a toe-tapping musical, and two excellent on-screen gigs! Check out the listings below. “VANYA AND...Show More Summary
A fan of Life is Strange is trying to fund a sequel via Kickstarter. Impatient to play more of the excellent episodic serial, Scott Ashby, has asked for $20,000 to get the project funded himself. But he won't be making it single-handed - oh no. Ashby has two plans of action if the crowdfunding campaign should succeed. Read more…
Anita Sarkeesian, founder of Feminist Frequency, the excellent women-in-pop-culture web series that was a magnet for misogynistic video gamers long before Gamergate, has announced her newest project—and it looks pretty great. She’llShow More Summary