Claude Letessier

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15 Essential New York Bakeries

One great thing about a city as vibrant as New York is that around every corner, within each neighborhood, there’s a great bakery lurking under a shy awning, behind a dusty facade, smelling of toasted flour and browned butter. But only a few places across the city’s boroughs make an array of great …

The billionaire producer behind 'Godzilla' and 'Jurassic World' just listed his LA mansion, complete with a Himalayan salt room and organic farm, for $85 million

Legendary.<p>That's the name of the entertainment company Thomas Tull founded in 2000 and the only word to describe the Los Angeles mansion he's selling.<p>The billionaire film producer is relocating to his hometown in western Pennsylvania, where he already owns several properties, according to The …

These photos are a refreshing look at the world through the eyes of women

On a cliffside, a woman stands in a puddle of pink water. She appears to sink into the liquid beneath her, or rise from it, depends on how you’re viewing it. In another picture, a woman’s hands are shackled over her uterus. Two small eggs rest in her open palms, emphasising the glaring sense of …

Sculpture

Over 1 Million People Follow This Photographer for His Stunning B&W Photos

The alluring black and white photography of Jason M. Peterson, a craft honed daily over the last 25 years, has garnered the Chicago-based photographer an unparalleled following. With 1 million followers on Instagram—a number usually reserved for celebrities (or food accounts)—his moody, artistic …

Social Media

Top (Semi) Secret Paris Neighborhoods

Venture Off the Postcard Track<p>Have you basked to your heart's content in sights like The Louvre, Notre Dame, and the Champs-Élysées? Are you hoping …

Creators on Facebook Get Their Own Stand-Alone App and Website

Live videos have skyrocketed on Facebook in recent months, and the social network is rewarding the creators of those videos with a new stand-alone …

Five young photographers who are reinventing Polaroid - Interview Magazine

To celebrate the launch of Polaroid’s OneStep 2 camera, the brand’s first analog instant camera since 2003, photographer Ryan McGinley trained his …

Polaroid Photography

The Tattooist for the Yakuza Explains Why Tattoos Should Never Be Seen

"When something becomes a fashion, it isn’t fascinating anymore."<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Australia</i>.<p>Growing up in a conservative Muslim household, if any of my cousins had tattoos they always had to keep them hidden. Tattoos were both a religious and cultural taboo. I remember when …

These Photos of Airplanes From Above Show Their Birth, Life, and Death

<i>Life Cycles</i> is a new project by photographer Mike Kelley, who documented the creation, use, and destruction of airplanes through top-down photos …

free-spirited nudity and surreal landscapes define kate bellm’s imagery

Intimate and iridescent, raw and romantic, we’d expect nothing less for the British photographer’s first solo show.<p>For Kate Bellm, photography is an opportunity to capture the world and a chance to engage with the natural wonders that inhabit it. Intimate and iridescent, raw and romantic, Kate’s …

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The Worst Super Bowl Ads of All Time

<i>Forbes</i> asked an esteemed panel of industry insiders--including including Charles R. Taylor, marketing professor at Villanova School of Business, Bob Horowitz, president of Juma Entertainment and executive producer of the annual CBS show “Super Bowl’s Greatest Commercials,” Ryan Aynes, co-founder …

Super Bowl Ads

These Agency Creatives Just Turned #AlternativeFacts Into a Card Game

Just over two weeks ago, counselor to the president Kellyanne Conway created an instant meme with two simple words: “alternative facts.”<p>The phrase, …

4 Unspoken Rules of New York Fashion Week, as Told by a Style Editor

| Wed., Feb. 8, 2017 6:05 AM<p>Most style aficionados dream of being an editor at New York Fashion Week, but it may not be as easy as you think.<p>The …

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This Crazy New Hair-Color Trend Is Unlike Anything You've Seen Before

Just when you think people have to be running out of fancy, sometimes bizarre ways to color their hair, someone comes up with something new. Janine Ker, a hairstylist at Salon Aguayo in Pasadena, is just such a someone, making a splash with the newest hair-color craze: stenciling. The best part? …

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Pétales d’Eros

Femmes ligotées, fleurs turgescentes, traditions japonaises… Le musée Guimet expose dans une rétrospective les obsessions du maître et photographe …

Japon

Naro Pinosa: No Script, Just Play

“Naro Pinosa is fiction, lie ... A game about reality, where your only tool is your head and your imagination. It does not take a script, although he …

Buck the Cubicle: Hikaru Dorodango

Black-and-White Op Art Visualizes Energy, Oscillations, and Frequencies

Aleksander Drakulic's visuals take inspiration from modern science and classical geometry.<p><i>Image courtesy of the artist</i><p>Slovenian artist Aleksander Drakulic spent ten years working with timekeeping technology, the type that helps keep precise synchronizations for industry and governments. The …

Erasing the Border

The Borrando la Frontera, or Erasing the Border, project took place on April 9 in Baja California, Sonora, and Ciudad Juarez, as members of the cultural organization Border/Arte “removed” parts of the U.S.-Mexico border fence in three places by painting large sections sky blue, allowing the fence …