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Buenos Aires is fighting vandalism with street art

Street artist Andres Rotundo Fraga, wearing a green overall and armed with a brush and some acrylic paint, has started a three-day project aimed at reviving an apartment wall damaged by indecipherable graffiti.<p>"The walls were damaged by vandals, by rude people," says 80-year old Edith Campelo, who …

This Irish pub in NYC has been named the best bar in the world

Source: Facebook/Dead Rabbit NYC<p>WHAT DO YOU see when you think of Irish pubs abroad? An abundance of tricolours, dodgy Guinness, and a hefty spoonful …

Ireland

Karachi artists reclaim city walls from hate graffiti

Now a group of artists and volunteers are reclaiming the walls by painting them with cheerful designs aimed at bringing some happiness and pride back …

Streetwear

Converse's Chuck Taylors Just Got Their First Redesign in 98 Years

Big news from the beloved Converse camp today: The shoe brand is releasing a redesigned version of its iconic Chuck Taylor All Star sneakers—the …

Diplo on Madonna, Bieber and Why He Doesn't Hate on EDM

For producer-DJ Diplo, the past 12 years have been a slow but unrelenting march from the ultra-hip fringes to the dead center of pop music. Right …

Music

R.E.M. Are Fans Of This EDM Remix Of ‘The One I Love’

R.E.M.’s sound changed a bit during their long run, and they were willing to try something new here and there. They went heavy on the mandolin for “Losing My Religion.” They made “Shiny Happy People.” However, they never did anything approaching electronic dance music during their time together. As …

The best action sports photography, in black and white

Scott Markewitz / scottmarkewitz.com<p>1 of 10<p>Brandon Semenuk, Virgin, Utah<p>"Brandon Semenuk and I were in Virgin, Utah, last fall working on his new …

Skateboarding

Nick Von Werssowetz Releases "Vacancy" Skate Video

Indie skate videographer Nick Von Werssowetz drops a gritty gem for the New York streets.<p>It’s hard to be original in New York. For a city with a penchant for attracting the world’s best talent, trend-hopping and repetition is rife across all industries. Skateboarding is a particular discipline that …

Extreme Sports

The most epic base for surf and snow adventures in the world

TRANSITIONING FROM FLIP-FLOPS TO SKI BOOTS OVERNIGHT is always shocking, but chasing winter to South America has been part of my annual migration for …

Little Victories -- A California Surf Film

Action sports filmmaker, Perry Gershkow, ventures along the California Coastline with some of surfing's best underground talent. Beginning with one of the most iconic locations in Santa Cruz, the boys score at eight different surf spots on their journey, to eventually top it off with some serious …

California

What It’s Like to Be a Street-Style All-Star

Ever wonder what life is like for a fashion-week celebrity? Here, our cameras follow street-style all-star Justin O’Shea through the swarm of photographers at the fashion shows in Milan<p>Luke Darby<p>While Journalists Were Mad at Michelle Wolf, the Justice Department Was Found Quietly Deleting …

Men's Fashion

Highlights Of 1,000 Murals Organised By Global Street Art

It’s been three years since Global Street Art (GSA) started and already it has organised 1,000 murals painted by hundreds of artists across London …

Streetwear

The 99 Greatest Dance Albums of All Time

From the well-known to the unexpected, these 99 LPs span five decades and countless BPMs in the name of dancefloor greatness.<p>In the world of dance music, the single is the thing. Still, not everyone is a DJ and sometimes a playlist just won't do. Even in a time when the record industry is satiating …

Beyond The Waves: An Intimate Look at the Life of Surfer John John Florence

At 16, Cole Barash was prepared to chase his passion. With the approval of his parents, he left his family home in Vermont with two snowboard friends …

50 Outfit Ideas That Are SO Ridiculously Good

Since you likely find the brilliant outfits of stylish civilians as fascinating as we do, we decided to bring you a street style slideshow of giant …

Is streaming good for music?

<b>Early in June 2015, Apple Music became the latest in a succession of music services, including Spotify and Tidal, which allow music fans to stream music directly from the internet without actually owning it.</b><p>But days later Taylor Swift, the global popstar, published an open letter to Apple. She was …

Mixing Graffiti With Trees

Audio Mixing

Can These Tiny Robots Teach Fourth Graders How To Code?

LocoRobo is an early-stage startup using robotic toys to teach kids the fundamentals of programming.<p>I’m in a laboratory at Drexel University watching a remote-controlled robot do a spastic breakdance across the floor. The fist-sized, brightly colored bot looks simple enough: It has two wheels, two …

8sec, The Latest Startup From Investor Jérémie Berrebi, Aims To Develop A New Mobile Game Each Week

“8 seconds to pick up, impossible to put down,” reads the strap-line of new mobile game startup 8sec. The company, co-founded by serial investor and entrepreneur Jérémie Berrebi, sits at the extreme end of casual gaming. Its business model feels extreme, too, promising to release a new mobile game …

50 Brilliant Billboard Ads That Will Stop You In Your Tracks (And What You Can Learn From Them)

<i>With digital ads taking over our lives, it’s easy to start questioning how long other forms of advertising are going to last.</i>Oh, rest assured:</i> …

McDonald's

Artist Reimagines Everyday Objects as Playfully Over-Sized Sculptures

Artist Rmulo Celdrn reimagines everyday objects as larger-than-life sculptures for his playful series called <i>Macro</i>. Things like bottle caps, ice cube trays, and sponges are scaled hundreds of times bigger for the sculpture series. Sometimes, this makes them well over seven feet tall.<p>The gigantic …

The Line Up: 11 Best Striped Skirts to Wear This Summer

Horizontal, vertical, graphic, or straight—striped skirts seem to be everywhere this summer. And our favorite way to wear the classic pattern? Keep …

10 Must-See Design Destinations Around The World

1/11<p>10 must see design destinations around the world<p>If you're daydreaming about your next vacation, and looking for something a little off the beaten …

20 Painters to Follow on Instagram Right Now

We love Instagram for many reasons (exhibit A: adorable pups), but especially because it brings incredible visual art to our fingertips. In fact, when looking for makers to collaborate with, Instagram is often our first stop. And as we’re on a painting kick around here, it’s a great time to …

17 stupendous works of art by mysterious French artist JR

The "photograffeur" — that's a combination of photographer and graffiti artist — prints humongous versions of the portraits he takes, often in black and white, and "flyposts" them where he chooses. The exhibits span whole cities and continents.<p>JR, who has received a TED Prize for his work, sees the …

The 8 most important Goldman Sachs alumni who left to lead fintech startups

Goldman Sachs is often seen as top of the tree when it comes to finance, but even their employees are jumping ship to join startups that are trying to kill traditional banking.<p>Scroll down to see top Goldman Sachs alumni who are now leading lights in the world of fintech, ranked by importance.

Wine and design: The quirky boutique vineyard in Chile that offers guests art among the vines

• <b>Eclectic resort is the brainchild of Norwegian hotelier Alexander Vik</b>• <b><br>Each of Viña Vik's 22 rooms has been individually designed by artists</b> <b></b>• <b><br>Vineyard</b> …

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