In a recent article about Ms. Lauryn Hill’s career, the artist’s producer Phil Nicolo told The Fader that he’s been working with her in the studio toward the completion of a long-awaited new album. Read the full article here, along with the Nicolo’s hints that the album seems to be harkening back to the sound of The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill.
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Plan to spend at least part of your time at major exhibition openings in New York this week. This Wednesday the New Museum opens their Jim Shaw exhibition, an artist who has been referred to as the posterboy for “junk shop sublime”.Show More Summary
Artist Alexandre Dubosc has once again created an incredible zoetrope for his stop motion animation “POP Melting.” The zoetrope, which features Pac Man characters appearing to eat popcorn kernels and Rolling Stones logos consuming the popped result upon a spinning chocolate cake, is Dubosc’s tribute to pop culture. Show More Summary
After three years in prison, people thought artist Mpho Mathebula was foolish when he gave up a job at an art gallery to start his own township art business in Cape Town. Now they are changing their minds.
Breathtaking photos of the world's largest artists' community.
Nadège Vanhee-Cybulski made her debut as the artistic director at Hermès for fall 2015, and in her first spring range for the French heritage brand, she showed a collection that took classic cues from the house — silk scarf-inspired dresses, thoughtfully tailored leather separates and rich-looking... Continue reading
From the mouths of makeup artists to your ears, the No. 1 MVP product for this season's runway shows is M.A.C’s upcoming range of tinted strobing cream. This highlighter fluid has been consistently used in looks for fashion month from New York to Paris. Right now, the cult makeup favorite... More »
Today, Björk announced Vulnicura Strings, which is to be released November 6 digitally and December 4 on vinyl. The Icelandic artist describes the album as “Vulnicura: the acoustic version — strings, voice and viola organista only.” A viola organista, by the way, is an instrument invented... Continue reading
Inspired By A Daring Cross-country Motorcycle Trip—the Artist's Second Album Single Is Chilling.
Salon talks to James Shapiro about the artistic aftermath of England's 1605 Gunpowder Plot
Mirtha Michelle Castro Mármol, actress, artist, good friend and author of the poetry book "Letters, To The Men I Have Loved", sat down with me in 2014, one sunny Summer afternoon in L.A., for a glass of rosé at Jones on Third. There we discussed life, fashion, traveling, empowerment, men and her recent book. Show More Summary
The names of the artists who have artwork selected for the ING Discerning Eye 2015 Exhibition were recently announced. You can find them below, ordered by the number of works selected and with links... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
It's not every day that I get to interview a performing artist turned entrepreneur, and Jaclyn Mullen's story was one of the best examples of why you don't need to have an MBA (or any degree for that matter) to launch your entrepreneurial endeavor. Show More Summary
Ever since Compton rapper Kendrick Lamar released his masterful record "To Pimp a Butterfly" in March, fans have been wondering when -- and if -- the artist would deliver performances of it. If Lamar's Instagram announcement of Monday morning is any indication, we may be inching toward that reality....
BY MELISSA RUGGIERI An induction into the Georgia Music Hall of Fame is an obvious honor for any hometown artist. But getting your own beer? Well, that’s a whole other level of celebration. Atlanta rockers Drivin’ N’ Cryin’...
Food artist Alexandre Dubosc creates a multi-level animation on the side of a chocolate layer cake.
Paul Jenkins discusses his and artist Andy Clarke's sci-fi tale about a detective who clones himself again and again in order to save the world
We've seen stories recently about various successes for artists in negotiations with major labels about "transparency" in the payment of the artist's share of streaming royalties received by record companies. This is great news of course, but the new buzz word "transparency" should be understood in context. Show More Summary
FROM A single nib, thousands upon thousands of artists can be drawn into the fold.That nib, as it began, belonged to Jake Parker, a Utah-based artist who said he “created InkTober in 2009 as a challenge to improve my inking skills and develop positive drawing habit.”Read full article >>