Montez Walker

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Photographer Hajdu Tamas Finds Humor in Small-Town Romania

Humor has a strange place in photography. So often a humorous photograph undermines the subject matter or the medium itself and leaves the image …

The Simpsons Reimagined as Pantone Color Schemes

Red, white and yellow?<p>Artist Hyo Taek Kim has reimagined characters from The Simpsons as Pantone color schemes. With creative influences stemming from his childhood, the pieces are energetic and imaginative, using very few identifying characteristics, yet still managing to portray a specific …

Carson pulls punches as Trump pounces

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Donald Trump pulled no punches as he slammed Ben Carson Thursday morning for questioning his faith. But Carson won't fight back.<p>Instead, the retired neurosurgeon apologized for firing what the billionaire front-runner perceived as the first shot when Carson on Wednesday called …

Print Process: HYPEBEAST Magazine Issue 11

Take a peek into the intricate production of The Restoration Issue.<p>In keeping with the progressive nature of the HYPEBEAST platform as a whole, <i>HYPEBEAST</i> <i>M</i><i>agazine</i> undergoes a visual overhaul every five issues, meaning that our next issue — Issue 11: The Restoration Issue — has been reimagined …

The Hard Truths Of Ta-Nehisi-Coates

Late this spring, the publisher Spiegel & Grau sent out advance copies of a new book by Ta-Nehisi Coates, a slim volume of 176 pages called Between the World and Me. “Here is what I would like for you to know,” Coates writes in the book, addressed to his 14-year-old son. “In America, it is …

100 Greatest Free Fonts Collection for 2015

The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog<p><b>The 2015 version of The 100 Greatest Free Fonts Collection is finally here.</b> . Do you remember our <b>“100</b> …

Latest Free PSD Mockup Templates for Designers (26 MockUps)

<b>New PSD mockups</b> for designers. All mockup templates design by professionals, mockups included vector graphics, Sketch Books, Magazine Cover, …

Best Space Books and Sci-Fi: A Space.com Reading List

There are plenty of great books out there about space — so many, in fact, that it can feel a little overwhelming to figure out where to start, …

50+ incredible freebies for web designers, March 2015

The Web is packed with some of the most amazing, inspiring, and downright cool projects that you’ll ever see. And thanks to the fantastic web design …

Web Design

Datebook: Abstraction and architecture, African American photographers

Art that toys with the mechanics of the art market, multimedia works that touch on abstraction and architecture, images by African American photographers from L.A., and a solo show that pays cheeky homage to a Robert Altman film. Plus, six works by six Los Angeles artists and an opportunity to get …

The Hadaway House by Patkau Architects

When Patkau Architects began building the Hadaway House in Whistler, BC, they were challenged by<p>When Patkau Architects began building the Hadaway House in Whistler, BC, they were challenged by the town’s incredibly strict building guidelines, which restricted everything from height to exterior …

An experiment with photography’s fresh faces

Kitty cats and ball sacks, Hitler, McDonalds and Miley Cyrus – these are the things you'll find in <i>Cactus Digitale Project</i>, a photography tome featuring some of the most exciting (not to mention fun) artists, photographers and illustrators of today. Produced by Luca Smorgon, Valeria Peschechera and …

The First and Final Frames of Famous Films Can Teach Us a Lot about Good Filmmaking

A single frame is rarely more important than all of the others in a film, but the first and last can leave one hell of an impression.<p>In a brand new …

100 Greatest Free Fonts of 2014

If you are looking for the 2014’s collection of fonts, if yes, this post should be an excellent resource for you. You will find full families, …

Typography

9 Photo Composition Tips as Applied to Steve McCurry's Photography

Screenshot taken from the video<p>The folks over at COOPH have put together a video highlighting photo composition tips based on the work of famed …

Photography

Designing Without Images: Making Typography Work for You

You don’t need a great image for every design project. In fact, you can create a great design with no images at all. It’s a trend that is gaining a …

Steve Jobs: Man in the Machine first look review – Apple founder's sour side

Alex Gibney portrays Steve Jobs as a modern-day Citizen Kane, a man with dazzling talent and monomaniacal focus, but utterly lacking in empathy<p>Having tackled the Scientologists in his most recent film Going Clear, documentary maker Alex Gibney takes on a cult that is even more ardent, and with …

Danny Boyle

Frei Otto Awarded Architecture’s Highest Award One Day After He Dies

Architect Frei Otto has been posthumously awarded the 2015 Pritzker Prize in architecture, the field’s most prestigious award. The German architect and structural engineer passed away yesterday at the age of 89, two weeks before the prize (usually reserved for living architects) was due to be …

Awards

More than Words: The Illustrated Love Letters, Thank-You Notes, and Travelogues of Great Artists, from Kahlo to Calder to Saint-Exupéry

“Letter writing is probably the most beautiful manifestation in human relations, in fact, it is its finest residue.”<p>Virginia Woolf aptly called letter writing “the humane art.” But what amplifies the humanity and immediacy of words is the addition of art itself — how instantly alive Van Gogh’s …

The 9 Most Controversial Buildings of All Time

It is now just over a year since the unveiling of Zaha Hadid's Al-Wakrah Stadium in Doha, Qatar, and in the intervening twelve months, it seems like …

Skyscrapers

Architizer

[Best of 2014] The Year in Film

2014 was an immersive year for film.<p>In 2014, film escaped its 2D confines on the silver screen, becoming more malleable a medium so that audiences could interact within their worlds. Not only did technology become a recurring character in many of this year’s blockbusters, innovative techniques and …

Bjarke Ingels On The Future Of Architecture

“With great power comes great responsibility—to quote Spider-Man.”<p>The puckish Danish architect Bjarke Ingels has built his career on defying convention and distancing himself from his peers. When he was asked once about trends in his field, he replied, “We tend to study the works of our dead …

Comic Books

Music meant for the Cosmos: Watch an intense Miles Davis concert from the ‘Bitches Brew’ era

God, is this great. Here we have the incredible Miles Davis performance from the Tanglewood music festival, held in Lenox, Massachusetts, during …

Miles Davis

6 Feminist African Artists Changing The Body Of Contemporary Art

In 1929, a group of Igbo women gathered in the Nigerian city of Aba to protest the tax policies of the British colonial administration. As their weapons, they used their own naked bodies. This event, for many, marked the beginning of a modern Nigerian women's movement, and the symbol of the …

Vibrant Landscape Photos Showcase the Striking Colors of China's Rainbow Mountains

In the northwestern Gansu province of China lies the Zhangye Danxia Landform Geological Park, a gorgeous expanse of land known for its rainbow-colored rock formations. Bands of fiery red, creamy orange, rich green, and bright yellow streak across the mountains, forming the most beautiful geological …

National Parks

If These Walls Could Talk: 5 Intimate Views of Legendary Artists' Studios

<b>Bruce Nauman</b> once said, “Art is what an artist does, just sitting around a studio.” The idea was that art could be anything, as long as it was done …

Art

140 Years of Menu Design

Like a starched time capsule, a menu preserves a moment — a day, the food on offer and the gastronomical aspirations of those about to consume the …