Wylie Dufresne's new venture Alder—his first since wd~50—is a subtler place, casual in its setting and more reined in. Dufresne is a master of the baroque—you don't make noodles out of seafood without dreaming big—but he also knows restraint. Show More Summary
Oscar-winning director Jonathan Demme ('Silence of the Lambs') has signed on to executive produce and direct the pilot episode of Blake Masters' new sci-fi show 'Line of Sight' for AMC.
This is the first in a series of retrospective collage art focusing on myth, stories, historic events, and cultural attitudes about rape as seen through different time periods. The art is made from paper cutouts and paper packing tape. As an antiques dealer, I often ship fragile ancient ceramics, so this tape is part of my everyday visual world.
Mastering a foreign language can change your life. It can open the door for a new career, or even a new country, not to mention an entire culture you would now be able to enjoy in its native tongue. But it's not easy, either, and takes time, persistence, and constant practice. Show More Summary
Trash-talking your ex in public isn’t necessarily a good look, but it’s always chic when you do it in Vogue. (Also works with the New Yorker.) Katy Perry's Vogue dish on ex-husband, comedian Russell Brand is a masterpiece in sympathy garnering and self-preservation, starting from the casual revelation that he divorced her by ... More »
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has signed a slate of renowned global licensees, led by master toy partner Bandai America Incorporated, to capture the adventurous thrills of Warner Bros. Pictures’ and Legendary Pictures’ highly anticipated film Godzilla. Returning the character to its epic roots, Godzilla stomps into theaters on May 16, 2014, with a star cast... Read More
Want to carve a rearing horse out of taro, tropical fish from carrots or a roaring dragon out of giant radishes? Watch Chef Jimmy Zhang, Master of the Chinese Art of Fruit and Vegetable carving in this video as he fashions an exquisite watermelon rose and shares the secrets of this ancient craft.
When Spike TV's Fight Master debuts tomorrow, on the surface at least, it's going to look awfully familiar. Thirty two mixed martial arts fighters will attempt to realize a dream, to win a single-elimination tournament and earn their spot alongside the world's very best fighters. Show More Summary
The wait is just about over for those who have been jonesing to see the sommelier-focused documentary Somm, which finally hits theaters (and iTunes) on Friday, June 21. The trailers have been trickling out over the past year for...
A chat about his new careers.
Money. Is that the only thing holding you back from building cashflow? Capital seems to be the biggest determent for many investors who want to start investing into cashflow real estate. There is a solution to the dilemma of cashflow and investment capital. What is it? A Master Lease may be that solution! What is [...]Show More Summary
Tim Ferriss, Mr. 4-Hour-Everything, recently gave this TED talk clarifying how anyone can master a new skill in just four steps. The "secret sauce" to his method is sequencing, or timing the order in which you learn the parts of the skill. Read more...
The Personal Input Pod could be your little chill pill that helps you learn to master the art of relaxation.
Mobile is changing the world. As a startup-tech industry, we’ve been talking about it coming right around the corner for well over a decade. And now, it’s actually happening. Really happening. I am not going to spend time in a blog post detailing figures & charts about this mega-trend which will astound you, despite the [...]
Oscar-winning Science Of The Lambs helmer Jonathan Demme has been tapped to direct and executive produce AMC’s drama pilot Line Of Sight. The project, from Brotherhood creator Blake Masters, marks AMC’s first foray into the sci-fi genre. Show More Summary
Last week, the Antwerp Fashion Department’s master students presented their graduate collections under the eyes of the Antwerp Six–Ann Demeulemeester, Marina Yee, Dries Van Noten, Dirk Van Saene, Dirk Bikkembergs, and Walter Van Beirendonck–to celebrate the school’s 50th anniversary. Continue reading » Follow Fashionista on Twitter or become a fan on Facebook.
Just a minute. You've never heard of Simon Vance? Vance has narrated or co-narrated over 450 titles. If you listen to audiobooks a half dozen times a year, chances are you've heard Simon Vance.
Scottish street and footwear shop hanon present the second part of their collaboration with Saucony just in time for summer. Offering another take on the Shadow Master sneaker, a custom-built running shoe that fuses two of hanon’s favorite archive models from Saucony’s… hanon x Saucony Shadow Master Part II is a post by Brock Cardiner on Highsnobiety.
Horror writer David Nickle is a master of the creepy -- the reveal at the end of the horror story that lodges in your brain and revisits you in goosepimply moments of fear.
Leather wingtip brogues from the footwear masters at Grenson