Jennifer Ly

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A Supreme x Nan Goldin collab is coming

Supreme has a long and storied history of artistic collaborations, having teamed up with the likes of Damien Hirst, Larry Clark, KAWS, Peter Saville, and Andy Warhol and Jean-Michel Basquiat’s estates in the 24 years since it was founded. And that’s not to mention its signature box logo bears more …

A to Z of oil paint techniques

Martin Kinnear, head of Norfolk Painting School, walks us through the world of oil paint, one letter at a time<p>A – Alla prima<p>Painting wet-on-wet or …

9 Women Instagrammers Making Ridiculously Sexy Erotic Art

When you think of the word <i>erotica</i>, it's entirely possible you still picture romance novel covers with Fabio shirtless by the ocean. And that totally counts! But fortunately, the medium has become a little more adventurous than that. Beyond its power to titillate, good erotic art can make powerful, …

The artworks that caused a scandal

As two major museums have scrapped plans to show controversial pieces this month, Kelly Grovier takes a look at the history of censorship in the art world.<p>Is anything more deserving of censorship than censorship? Controversial decisions taken in recent days and weeks by some of the world’s premier …

Why Becoming A Leader Makes Some People More Unethical

The higher up the corporate ladder you climb, the more likely you might be to engage in unethical behavior.<p>That’s the findings of the latest study from Jessica Kennedy, assistant professor of management at Vanderbilt University’s Owen Graduate School of Management. Kennedy says she had a hunch that …

9 Styling Hacks Fashion Week Has Already Gifted Us

New York Fashion Week is always a treasure trove of style inspo. Every season, industry insiders take to the streets and give us new ways to think about putting our looks together. And the best part? There’s no shopping required — except in your closet. It’s all in the styling details. Scroll on …

Clothing

In an age of robots, schools are teaching our children to be redundant

In the future, if you want a job, you must be as unlike a machine as possible: creative, critical and socially skilled. So why are children being taught to behave like machines?<p>Children learn best when teaching aligns with their natural exuberance, energy and curiosity. So why are they dragooned …

Education

Science says silence literally rewires your brain to be more intelligent

In 2011, the Finish tourism board decided to run a campaign promoting the “silence” you can get by visiting the beautiful country. Along with photos …

The unexpected upside to depression

“I’m done,” I announced, as I closed my laptop and curled into a ball in the corner of the couch. My husband put his hand on mine knowingly, not …

Mental Health

11 amazing butt exercises you've never tried before

We're living in a golden era for the booty. And if you're looking to #werq those muscles (better known as the glutes), you've got a <i>ton</i> of options that go way beyond your standard squat. Where to start? We consulted master trainer Courtney Paul, founder of the CPX Experience, who gave us 11 moves …

Beautiful Minds: Relations Between Genius, Creativity and Mental Illness

Why do creative and/or intelligent people often suffer from some kind of mental illness, or at least bouts of, if not a steady, depression? Citing …

How to Wear a Suit Without Feeling like You're Wearing a Suit

Welcome to "Who Won Fashion Today," where we award the boldest, best dressed person of the day. Winning fashion doesn't necessarily mean you're …

We're Probably Living In A Universe Full Of Dead Aliens

Despite the best efforts of SETI, Area 51, and this guy, we still haven’t made contact with extraterrestrials. But according to a study in journal …

You’re Afraid of Negative Thinking – And It Makes You Weak!

One big indicator of mental health is not fearing any single thought you may have.It’s easy to become obsessed with our thoughts – especially what we …

New Animated Film About Vincent Van Gogh Will Be Made Out of 65,000 Van Gogh-Style Paintings: Watch the Trailer and Making-Of Video

One of Akira Kurosawa’s last films, 1990’s <i>Dreams</i>, saw the Japanese master stretching out into more personal territory. A collection of short pieces …

Stellar nonfiction chosen by the National Book Critics Circle

Next month, the National Book Critics Circle will present its 2016 book prizes in six categories; these are the five finalists in nonfiction. Each book deserves to be read for years to come, but every one of them seems to speak urgently about this particular moment — a time of economic inequality …

Emotions are generated by the conscious brain, not the subconscious

A new theory of emotion overturns established view of where feelings arise in the brain.<p>Emotions are created in the conscious part of the brain and …

Everything That Happens to You in the First Year After a Breakup

A year is what it takes to totally recalibrate and get comfortable, with maybe a few stepping-stones along the way.<p>Getting used to being single is like moving to Denmark. It's a weird fucking place and acclimatization takes time. You'll spend the first month wondering, <i>Where am I?</i> <i>Who are these</i> …

Earth - The strange link between the human mind and quantum physics

"I cannot define the real problem, therefore I suspect there's no real problem, but I'm not sure there's no real problem."<p>The American physicist Richard Feynman said this about the notorious puzzles and paradoxes of quantum mechanics, the theory physicists use to describe the tiniest objects in the …

Quantum Physics

Lipstick Alley

The lowdown on athletes, politicians, entertainers and their groupies.<p>Celebrity opinion forum. Stan for your favorite celebrities including Beyonce, …

How to change your life in five minutes

Meditation has gone mainstream.<p>Once considered a practice for hippies with lots of time on their hands, the benefits of meditation are now being …

The Ekmans' Atlas of Emotion

Personality Trait<p>Each emotion has a corresponding personality trait that represents a longer term manifestation of an emotion.<p>Psychopathology<p>Each …

How to Fix Your Worst Work Habits

Take control of your habits by understanding what triggers them.<p><i>By Emily Triplett Lentz, marketing at Help Scout</i><p>A habit, wrote B.R. Andrews for <i>The American Journal of Psychology</i> way back in 1903, "is a more or less fixed way of thinking, willing, or feeling acquired through previous repetition of a …

Hallucinogenic Amazonian Medicine Stimulates Generation Of New Brain Cells

For hundreds – perhaps thousands – of years, Amazonian shamans have protected the health of their communities using a sacred hallucinogenic brew, …

Why increasing exercise and cutting carbs is a recipe for disaster

It’s a common tale. You want to lose weight and get fit, so you decide to work out more and cut calories, in particular all those starches — breads, rice, pasta and cereal — that we keep hearing are making us fat.<p>Except it doesn’t work. What gives?<p>Weight loss doesn’t always come down to calories in …

Nutrition

My Grandmother’s Genius Biscuits & Gravy (Starring Pork Belly, Eggs)

Are you ready for this, gravy lovers? The best biscuits and gravy are <i>not</i> made from sausage, despite what every diner menu and blog peddling comfort food will tell you.<p>But <i>you</i>, you're in luck: Today is the day you learn about a much finer gravy to pour over biscuits—a rich, milky, Oklahoma-bred gravy …

Biscuits