Jacob Doherty

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America’s Music Festivals Could Use a Boost, With or Without U2

As the musical duo Big Grams took the stage at the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival last June, Antwan Patton, better known as rapper Big Boi, looked …

Festivals

Decoration Ideas: The power of mirrors explained in 10 pictures!

It's no secret that a gorgeous mirror in your home adds more than the opportunity to check that your outfit is on point before you leave the house, …

The 10 Hottest Productivity Tools of 2017 | Inc.com

Tools--hardware, software, apps, etc.--come and go. That's the nature of progress. But what never goes away is knowledge. Once you know a way to be more efficient and effective--a new approach, a new mindset, a new strategy or technique--that tool is yours forever.<p>And so is your ability to get more …

Time Management

The dangers of crying wolf with 'post-truth'

On Thursday night, President-elect Donald Trump tweeted to his 15 million followers that Ford would no longer move a plant from Kentucky to Mexico. …

Journalism

Meet the Artist Making Headpieces Out of His Facial Dystonia Diagnosis

Tiago Valente’s headpieces take an anthropological look at health, capitalism, and anthropology.<p>In 2013, artist Tiago Valente was struck with a bout of Facial Dystonia, a condition that causes the muscles in the face to spasm painfully and involuntarily pull into uncomfortable and jarring …

Brainwaves

Flat-packed cabin concept allows tiny houses to be assembled like IKEA furniture

A Vancouver-based startup's conceptual design for flat-packed recreational cabins would allow users to build for themselves, making the wilderness …

"Picasso of Design" Paul Rand’s Manifesto Is Back in Print

The architect of modernist graphic design’s classic manifesto ‘A Designer’s Art’ is now back in print.<p>If ever there were a single graphic designer to whom businesses turned for their logos, an original “mad man” who could truly fuse art with commerce, it was Paul Rand. Steve Jobs, then recently …

Graphic Design

Katamari-Esque Paintings Lift Debris into the Sky

It's a world of trash floating inside a larger world of trash in Masakatsu Sashie's paintings.<p><i>Invisible Rule</i><p>The disarray of modern life takes shape in levitating planetary masses created from outdated appliances and junkyard fodder. They hover above litter-ridden cities in Japanese artist Masakatsu …

Art

Alexander Wang brings on RL Grime, Skrillex and Vince Staples for autumn campaign

Whenever Fashion Week rolls around, all eyes are on Alexander Wang.<p>Alexander's new fall campaign invites a number of artists to feature their talents …

Intimate Portraits of Sex Workers in Las Vegas

In 2004, Jonnie Andersen was working in a dive bar in downtown Las Vegas. She had taken a job that would allow her to make roots in the downtown …

Photographer Copes with Her Husband’s Depression Through Self Portraits

“Inside you one vault after another opens endlessly,” New York photographer Maureen Drennan recites a line from Romanesque arches, the 1989 poem by …

Street Artists Making A Name For Themselves On Instagram

There are few things more divisive and subjective as art — experience, lifestyle, and frame of mind all have an impact on how we consume and interpret it. On the streets, art becomes a fair bit more egalitarian. Murals painted overnight become the highlights of a daily walk to the corner shop for …

Streetwear

22 Afropunk Festival-Goers Exemplify The Beautiful Diversity Of Blackness

Hundreds of attendees gathered to celebrate art, activism and individuality at the 2016 Afropunk Festival at Commodore Barry Park in Brooklyn, New York, over the weekend.<p>Staying true to its mission, this year’s festival, which took place Aug. 27-Aug. 28, was full of folks flaunting their vibrant, …

New York City

MTV VMAs 2016: The Biggest Fashion Trends From Music's Most Wild Night

Crop tops--and hemlines--just got way shorter.<p><b>The Video Music Awards</b> are a wild night, where anything from tongue-out twerking to snake wrangling and …

Women's Fashion

Inside the Burning Man Installation Dedicated to Grief and Transformation

At the center of the 'Śiṣya' is a 16-foot-tall oblique structure where Burners are encouraged to write their own personal stories of loss.<p>As Burning Man kicks off this week The Creators Project takes a look at some of the exciting new art installations going up in Black Rock City this year. The …

Art

Spotify Reportedly Burying Artists Who Sign Competing Exclusives

On Friday, Bloomberg cited unnamed sources saying that Spotify was punishing artists who signed exclusive deals with competitors. The punitive …

Apple Music

Urban Exploration -- A Trip To Forbidden Places

<b>U</b>rban Exploration (also called Urbex or simply UE) might be one of the most extreme hobbies that exist. If asked, urban explorers would tell you this is more than just a hobby, it is a way of living and thinking; these people have an insatiable desire to explore so-called lost places. These lost …

Kanye West Calls On Radio To Play Frank Ocean’s New Music

“This will make the world better.”<p>Kanye West has recently made public appeals in attempts to influence the actions of corporations: Earlier this …

Kanye

Artist's minimalist paintings of domestic interiors aim to unsettle the viewer

The exhibition is called "Bloc"<p>In her debut solo exhibition at Griffin Gallery in London, Hungarian artist Zsofia Schweger presents minimalist paintings of domestic spaces in a show titled "Bloc." Created during-a six month Griffin Art Prize residency, the colorful but spare tableaux show the …

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Capturing the Diversity of Swimming Pools From the Air

Dans les airs, tout prend une perspective différente et offre à nos yeux des nuances imperceptibles au niveau du sol. Dans sa série <i>Pools</i>, le …

Sheryl Sandberg’s Shoes Perfectly Illustrate The Hypocrisy Of Tech's 'Casual' Dress Code

The rules for dressing for the office are completely different for men and women.<p>Perhaps no two people better exemplify the double standard than the most well-known executives working at Facebook: cofounder and Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg, known for wearing the same grey T-shirt and jeans every …

Pusha T and Jay Z Sample a Conservative Pundit's Rant About Beyoncé on New Song

"Drug Dealers Anonymous" still isn't a response to Lemonade, though.<p>Throughout the past week, Jay Z has really been skirting around his response to <i>Lemonade</i>, Beyoncé's brilliant ode to his supposed infidelity. Last week, he released a garbage verse on a remix of Fat Joe's "All the Way Up," which …

Rap & Hip-Hop

All the Drugs You Can Expect to Find at Music Festivals This Summer

We talked to dope fiends and goofball addicts to get the scoop on what trill drugs kids are huffing these days.<p>Summertime is here and, with it, an endless parade of outdoor music festivals. For some, music festivals are a place to see as many great artists as they can, taking advantage of superstar …

Festivals

Bootymath's Guide to Better Living: How to Watch Porn

Want to watch people make gang signs with their meat bits on camera like a pro? Let Bootymath guide you.<p><i>Images by Bootymath</i><p>If you’re anything like me, you came out of the womb with a samurai outfit and half a pack of Camel Crushes that ain’t even yours but you’re gonna smoke them shits. That has …

Time I

This Danish Designer Created Incredible Basketball Jerseys Influenced By Hip-Hop Albums

The Danish designer, Patso Dimitrov, is at it again. And by “it,” I mean designing dope hip-hop-inspired basketball jerseys.<p>Dimitrov originally tackled basketball jerseys in November of 2015, working with promising young designer and underground rap sensation Kanye West on West’s Yeezy Season 1 NBA …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Wait a Minute, Why Is Tyler the Creator Banned from the UK If Donald Trump Isn't?

What’s worse? Fictional lyrics written under an alter ego when you’re eighteen? Or an ongoing verbal assault conducted on a world stage consisting of hate, racism, sexism, and prejudice?<p>Last August Tyler, the Creator was travelling from France to the UK, in the middle of a tour, when he was stopped …

Donald Trump

Nature Gets Surreal in Ellen Jewett’s Fantastic Sculptures

Wire octopi, seaweed turtles, and more come alive in the work of the self-taught sculptor.<p>At a shallow glance, nature might not seem so surreal. But a deep dive into the natural world, void of all human technology and earth-moving, reveals an incredibly intricate, dreamlike, and almost alien world. …

Art

Is This the Suburban House 2.0?

Australian architects make an intriguing discovery when they peel back the layers of a McMansion.<p>It’s called the Offset House, and it’s by the Sydney-based studio<p>In the rarefied air of architecture biennials, like the one that just wrapped up in Chicago, suburban architecture is less than an …