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Who’s the First Person in History Whose Name We Know?

<i>Editor’s Note: This post has updated to clarify a sentence about the gender of the ancient writer.</i><p>“It’s me!” they’d say, and they’d leave a sign. Leave it on the cave wall. Maybe as a prayer, maybe a graffito, we don’t know.<p>This was 30,000 years ago. Writing hadn’t been invented, so they couldn’t …

University of Chicago

New Documentary Follows Christian Louboutin For A Year

Fans of Christian Louboutin will now be able to see what it’s like to walk in the legendary designer’s own shoes. Cameras followed Louboutin for a …

Jaden Smith's New Brand MSFTS Will Have Mathematics and Science Themes

“I want my T-shirts to look like a mixture of Basquiat’s and Einstein’s personal notebooks.”<p>Young actor and rapper Jaden Smith will soon be adding fashion designer to his list of roles with the upcoming launch of his clothing and lifestyle brand, MSFTS. Former <i>Vogue Paris</i> Editor-in-Chief Carine …

Mathematics

The future of humanity

I have seen countless science fiction movies and documentaries about the future of humanity. None of them were as inspiring, beautiful, and realistic …

This Hubless Bicycle Folds to the Size of an Umbrella

Folding bicycles are wonderful, but by and large they have to strike a compromise: large wheels and limited portability, or small pack-size but with …

Lose Yourself in the Eerie GIFs of DarkAngelØne

Fabrics and textures come to life in these surreal animated portraits.<p><i>This article originally appeared on The Creators Project Netherlands.</i><p>When I was young, someone once told me that different materials could convey different emotions. In his new series, <i>poison</i>, DarkAngelØne proves that the adage …

The GIF artist who draws with humans

Turksih artist Erdal Inci makes Istanbul come alive in GIFs. Above is titled 'Stumblers'.<p>Courtesy Erdal Inci<p><b>STORY HIGHLIGHTS</b><p>Turkish artist Erdil Inci clones himself on GIFs to make surreal patterns<br>• He stages public performances in Istanbul when no one is around<br>• He views his work at the video …

Street Artist Tags Hawaii with Yarn Graffiti

Artist HOTTEA takes over Hawaii with his colorful yarn sculptures.<p>From Hawaii’s North Shore to the beaches of Waikiki, street artist HOTTEA weaved his yarn installations into public locations across the island for this month’s POW! WOW! Festival. In addition to the simple, geometric shapes he …

The most outrageous fashion trends spotted at Coachella

This year, trends on the fields included the typical floral headpieces, crazily braided hair, loads of jewelry, and even one floral beard.<p>But when it's nearly 100-degrees in the desert on the outskirts of Palm Springs, clothing is limited — and sometimes, optional.

The ten most expensive paintings in history

Wealthy buyers in the Gulf and China have set a string of records as they have snapped up some of the world's most important artworks in recent years<p>When Pablo Picasso's masterpiece, <b>Les Femmes d’Alger, sold for $179 million (£116 million) in New York on Monday night</b>, it smashed the record for a …

Art

Dramatic Portraits of Dancers So Energetic and Passionate They Could Dance out of the Photos

Wa<b>tching a live dance performance can be an invigorating, emotional and moving experience.</b> And capturing the amazing moments that make a performance …

Dance

Lexus Officially Unveils its "SLIDE" Hoverboard

And yes, it does work on water.<p>Following a bevy of teasers, Lexus has officially unveiled its hoverboard. Dubbed SLIDE, the project sees the Japanese automotive manufacturer exploring a new form of motion as masters of design, technology and skateboarding re-imagined their craft and combined their …

Hoverboards

A$AP Rocky & Tyler, The Creator Announce the Rocky and Tyler Tour

Coming soon to a city near you.<p>A$AP Rocky and Tyler, The Creator will be joining forces for a co-headlining tour later this fall. Rocky took to Twitter today to announce the aptly named Rocky and Tyler Tour, which will start this September and feature support from both Danny Brown and Vince …

Vince Staples

"50 Girls of Summer" by Rupert LaMontagne – Part 3

Rupert LaMontagne returns with the third installation in his series for ‘C-Heads’<p>George Costanza famously entered the “forbidden city” of extraordinarily beautiful women via an old photo of his purported ex-fiancee. Whether Rupert LaMontagne has a similar photo is of no consequence (he does), but …

Forbidden City

Forbes Releases 2015 "30 Under 30" List

An exciting survey of the world’s youngest movers and shakers under 30 – with no repeat mentions.<p>Let’s talk for a moment about legacy. The rhetoric surrounding the idea mystifies it, like a timeless alpha notion without beginning or end. The truth though is that everyone starts somewhere, and with …

Broad City

OVO Fest 2015 Recap

Drake’s 6th annual event saw Big Sean, J. Cole, Future, Kanye West, Travis Scott, Pharrell Williams and more descend upon the 6.<p>The hype surrounding Drake’s annual OVO Fest music festival is always off the charts, due to both the insane love and support Drake has from his hometown crowd, and also …

Rap & Hip-Hop

This Is Daily Life in Japan as Seen Through an 8-Bit Lens

And there’s so much detail crammed into each tiny bit.<p>If you’ve ever visited Japan, you can attest to how jaw-droppingly gorgeous it can be, from the light pink “sakura” cherry blossoms to the mundane-yet-beautiful backdrops of the mountainous rural countryside. Japanese illustrator Toyoi Yuuta …

Japan

Nike Air Max 90 Ultra Breeze Plus QS "Pure Platinum" and "Black"

The Air Max 90 gets a breezy mesh upgrade.<p>Nike has introduced a summer-perfect rendition of its classic Air Max 90, in the Ultra Breeze Plus QS. The silhouette features the familiar Air Max 90 style, while its traditional upper has been replaced with a full open mesh construction. The mesh upper …

Shoes

'Bad Boys 3' and 'Bad Boys 4' Officially Announced

“We ride together, we die together. Bad boys for life.”<p>Sony has officially announced that sequels <i>Bad Boys III</i> and <i>IV</i> are in the works. It’s been 12 years since the release of <i>Bad Boys II</i>, and while director Michael Bay headed the first two <i>Bad Boys</i> films, no director has been officially confirmed for …

Sequels

C.E MD ATM Jacket

The Japanese label has a new nylon windbreaker.<p>Japanese streetwear label C.E has unveiled a poncho-style jacket from its latest collection. The jacket is comprised entirely of nylon, featuring graphics by Matt Damhave. Repeated throughout the piece, the graphics are red and provide an interesting …

Clothing

Mos Def Made His Stand-Up Comedy Debut

Another string to Yasiin Bey’s bow.<p>Mos Def, aka Yasiin “Pretty Flaco” Bey, made his stand-up comedy debut earlier this week, just 24 hours after joining Kendrick Lamar on stage during Montreal’s Osheaga Festival. The multi-talented performer flexed his comedic muscles at Phi Centre in the city, to …

Stand Up Comedy

HYPETRAK's "American Hustle" - A Conversation With Keith Ape

The Underwater Squad frontman shares his thoughts on Korean hip-hop, difficulties breaking into the American music scene and more.<p>It isn’t really a stretch to say that Keith Ape’s “It G Ma” put Asia-based rappers on the map. Not only did the Seoul native bring together Korean and Japanese trap …

Rap & Hip-Hop

NikeLab Free Inneva II

NikeLab drops an unexpected sequel to the Free Inneva.<p>Nike struck (white) gold with the release of the Free Inneva a few years back, which has also seen a bit of resurgence amongst sneakerheads within the past year thanks to some clean colorways of the Free Inneva Mid. Following up on the momentum, …

Shoes

J. Cole Stars in Bally's New Short Film "Off The Grid"

J.Cole takes his Bally hiking boots and backpack on a trip to Jamaica.<p>J. Cole has teamed up with Bally on a limited edition collection of boots and bags. The accompanying video features the North Carolina artist traveling through Jamaica’s lush jungles wearing the brand’s range of hiking boots. …

J. Cole

Apple to Debut New Apple TV, iPhones & iPads September 9

Apples newest gadgets are just a month away.<p>The overhauled Apple TV — the first major update to the device since its 2012 introduction — is reportedly set for a release next month and now we can mark our calendars in with the exact date that it’ll debut. According to the always in-the-know John …

IPad Pro

Nike Koth Ultra Low Black/White

The Trainerendor meets the Huarache in this Nike hybrid.<p>In what looks to be a cross between the Trainerendor and Huarache, Nike unveils its latest creation, the Koth Ultra Low. Sporting a black leather and synthetic upper atop a speckled sole unit, this lifestyle sneaker looks both comfortable and …

Shoes

Willow Smith Is the Face of 'i-D' Magazine's Coming of Age Issue

It’s just the age, the age where nothing fits.<p>Iconic British culture magazine <i>i-D</i> unveiled two pre-fall covers for ”The Coming of Age” issue starring ever-evolving artist Willow Smith. The issue focuses on those who are still finding and exploring their creative niches, with a spotlight shone on …

Photographers

Listen to the Third Episode of OVO Sound Radio

The program is back with more exclusives.<p>Drizzy and Oliver El-Khatib are back for the third episode of OVO Sound Radio. The show has already proven to be one of Apple Music’s most highly-anticipated programs, with Drake debuting song after song that have thrown fans into a manic frenzy. This week …

Apple Music

Timbaland to Drop Unreleased Music From Aaliyah

TIMBO x BABEGIRL<p>Timbaland has taken to Instagram to announce that he is in possession of unreleased music from Aaliyah, who passed away 14 years ago. Much of Baby Girl’s music and other forms of intellectual property are guarded by her friends and family, but as Timbaland produced much of Aaliyah’s …

Music