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Ecos

Iconic Mexican architect Luis Barragan’s <i>Casa Estudio</i>—an iconic modernist house in Mexico City—hosts a body-bending dance troupe who twist and move …

Architecture

Amorfo

Iconic Mexican architect Luis Barragan’s Casa Gilardi—an iconic modernist house in Mexico City—hosts a body-bending dance troupe who twist and move …

Architecture

In Residence: Noé Duchaufour-Lawrance

Inspired by the natural stones that litter the beaches of his native Brittany, the home of French designer Noé Duchaufour-Lawrance is a minimalist …

Furniture

The Artist is Present

Italian artist Maurizio Cattelan—famous for his sculpture that showed the pope being struck by a meteorite—undertakes an extraordinary vision quest …

Alessandro Michele

Stephan Weishaupt at home

Founder of Toronto-based contemporary furniture showroom Avenue Road, Stephen Weishaupt’s curving 1932 Art Deco home in Miami—which he purchased and …

Art Deco

Territoire: Exil

Experimental filmmaking collective BRBR return with a mesmerising music video in collaboration with techno ensemble Territoire and performer Luis …

Music Videos

The Botanist

Directors Maude Plante-Husaruk and Maxime Lacoste-Lebuis met expert botanist Raïmberdi while travelling in Central Asia. His reflections on the …

Central Asia

Other Voices: Buttmitzvah

British filmmaker and photographer Jess Kohl presents a joyful romp through one of London’s hottest new club nights—a Jewish-led LGBTQ+ space that …

LGBTQI

Pride of Bukom

French director Alexis Rossi follows boxer and fisherman Nii Armarh Tetteh on his quest to become Ghana’s pugilistic pride. Bukom, the sleepy fishing …

Rossi

Constructed Views: Ad Astra

Director Paul Tunge teams up with musician Kim Hiothøy to scope out the beautiful brutalism of Norway's sublime churches. This comes at a time when …

Architecture

Gefilte

Each year, the Hermelin family of Detroit come together to celebrate Passover (<i>pesach</i>)—honoring the liberation of the Jews from slavery in ancient …

Seafood

A Kid From Somewhere: Pat O'Rourke

Toronto-based image-maker Pat O’Rourke is the focus of the first film in a new trilogy from Canadian directors Paul Johnston and Adam Beck, which …

Photography

Poetic License: Where are the African Gods?

A moving recording of the late writer and renowned jazz singer Abbey Lincoln is captured in this new film from Brooklyn-born director Rodney Passé, …

African-American News

Dark Web: Windows

Taking inspiration from Alfred Hitchcock's <i>Rear Window</i>, American filmmaker and artist Jason Allen Lee subdues the explosive 1954 classic by drawing …

Portrait of a Place: Letters of Fire

Director Glen Milner headed south to retrace the icy steps of Antarctic explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton—which the imperial traveller had first made …

The Beautiful Escape

In this new film from directors Naomi Itkes and Annika Aschberg, American actor and stunt performer Terry Notary, known for his larger-than-life …

Endurance Test: Sian in Control

In this suspenseful new film from director George Harvey, we explore the nerve-wracking world of professional stunt acting. The focus is courageous …

Photographers in Focus: Petra Collins

Toronto-born photographer and curator Petra Collins is synonymous with pastel-hued coming-of-age portraits that give voice to the experience of …

Divinas

Central Saint Martins graduate Vitoria de Mello Franco took inspiration for her latest film after realizing that modern representations of women …

Video Art Visions: Image

South Korean-born artist Jaeho Hwang—who has shown work at digital art festivals in London, Amsterdam and Berlin—presents a psychedelic and …

Art

Davinas

Central Saint Martins graduate Vitoria de Mello Franco took inspiration for her latest film after realizing that modern representations of women …

Life On Point

Five principal ballerinas of the Czech National Theatre open up to London and Prague-based director Tereza Bila in this unflinching portrait of …

Kenzo's Hands

Buenos Aires-based filmmaking collective 1985 offer up an unconventional study of iconic designer Kenzo Takada, the Japanese-French founder of the …

Video Art Visions: Learning to Transcend the Physical Body

Spanish artist-photographer Coco Capitán—who rose to fame through collaborations with Gucci and shoots for British <i>Vogue</i> and <i>Dazed</i>—captures the …

Saint Laurent Summer 2018 by Anthony Vaccarello

For the latest collection from Italian-Belgian creative director Anthony Vaccarello, Saint Laurent got iconic fashion photographers Inez & Vinoodh on …

Birth Pangs

In his latest film, Los Angeles-based director Eliot Rausch, who recently finished working on a documentary alongside <i>Babel</i> director Alejandro …

Bath

Director Charles Guo explores the subtleties of boredom, sensuality and desire that we experience when bathing—in a film from NOWNESS China's …

In Residence: Stephan Weishaupt

Founder of Toronto-based contemporary furniture showroom Avenue Road, Stephen Weishaupt’s curving 1932 Art Deco home in Miami—which he purchased and …

A Smart Talk: Yves Klein

Dive into the azure in this, the third episode from the irreverent—and always informative—<i>Lost Paradise</i> project, which illuminates art-world figures …

Horror Movies

My Place: Penny Rimbaud

In the latest episode of our flagship series My Place, the British musician, writer, and activist invites director Barbara Anastacio into his …