Fashion Journalism

How Lab-Grown Materials Are Changing Manufacturing

WSJ The Future of Everything<p>How Lab-Grown Materials Are Changing Manufacturing<p>Adidas sneakers made from vegan spider silk. Mushroom-based Dell computer packaging. Today, biofabrication--the science of growing raw materials in a lab--is producing everything from furniture to fabric.<p>This transcript …

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Parks for Everyone

Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts held its opening night gala on June 17 at its home in Katonah, N.Y. The Storm King Art Center in New Windsor, N.Y., held a summer solstice celebration, also on June 17. Carnegie Hall raised $2 million at its medal of excellence gala on June 20 at the Plaza …

Lifestyle

Street Style: Milan Men’s Fashion Week

Fashion Week

This Documentary Highlights the Ridiculous Reason There Aren't More Plus-Size Fashion Options

If you've ever watched a fashion show—and even if you haven't—you've probably noticed a consistent lack of size diversity on industry runways. While …

Fashion

New Member Shout-Outs: June 2017 Edition

We’ve got a new round up of our most recent PhotoShelter members. It’s clear these photographers love what they do, and we love sharing them with …

Photography

Cape life ties into designer’s scarf collection

Classic New England style has a definite appeal, but Cape Cod designer Elyse Maguire is all about creating a collection with edge.“Cape Cod only gets …

Fashion

Ten Lighting Projects and Their Lighting Designers Are Honored with Prestigious Lumen Awards At the IESNYC’s 49th Annual Lumen Gala

Posted on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 · Leave a Comment<p><b>Paul Marantz Honored with the IESNYC Golden Achievement Award</b><p>The New York City Section of the …

Journalism

Creative Teachers Help Teens Thrive, But We Keep Cutting Arts Classes Anyway

Funding for arts education is once again on the chopping block, but that doesn’t mean teachers have stopped encouraging students to develop their …

Education

Meet the Howard U. student who won a scholarship from Beyoncé

A few years ago, Maya Rogers was in a car crash in Michigan. She’s not quite sure what happened that day in February 2013, but basically, she was rear-ended and her car flipped into a ditch. When everything settled, she noticed the roof of the car was “completely smashed in” and she was leaning to …

Boston

Jay Z helps bail out incarcerated dads for Father's Day

Jay Z isn’t the only one having a very special Father’s Day this year. Thanks to the rapper, many fathers who are currently behind bars awaiting bail will now be going home.<p>The Songwriter’s Hall of Fame inductee recently penned an op-ed for <i>Time</i> in which he not only identified the for-profit bail …

Celebrity News

A First Kiss? Well, First Let Me Lie Down

Cyndie Spiegel and Ira James Hudspeth were married June 17 at the home of the groom’s family in Taylors Falls, Minn. Peter Ferko, a friend of the couple, received permission from Chisago County in Minnesota to officiate.<p>Ms. Spiegel, 39, is a small-business coach based in Brooklyn and the founder of …

Journalism

Jezebel Editor in Chief Emma Carmichael to Exit Gizmodo Media Group

Her departure is the latest in a string of top-level departures from Fusion.<p>Jezebel editor in chief Emma Carmichael is leaving her post.<p>“After three …

Journalism

Meet the four women selected for Beyoncé’s inaugural Formation scholars

The four scholars have been announced as recipients for Beyoncé‘s formation scholarship.<p>The Grammy-winning recording artist made the announcement …

Journalism

Elle Australia’s Latest Fashion Cover Was Shot With an iPhone

Fashion magazine <i>Elle Australia</i> has joined the ranks of <i>Billboard</i> and Conde Nast’s <i>Traveller</i> by becoming the first magazine in its genre to shoot a …

Photography

The Director of Nobody Speak on How Hulk Hogan (and Peter Thiel) Took Down Gawker

Last May <i>Forbes</i> broke the news that billionaire Silicon Valley investor Peter Thiel had surreptitiously bankrolled Hulk Hogan’s winning lawsuit against Gawker, the site that in 2012 published a snippet of a leaked sex tape depicting the wrestler (né Terry Bollea) in flagrante delicto with Heather …

Journalism

Departing the media ‘management trenches,’ Doug Knight reflects on industry challenges

After four decades in the industry, Doug Knight will exit the media “management trenches” on July 4 when he retires as president of St. Joseph Media, publisher of titles such as Fashion magazine and Toronto Life.<p>Parent company St. Joseph Communications – which also offers marketing services and …

Journalism

Beyonce announces four exceptional young women as Formation Scholars Award winners

Who run the world?<p>Beyonce has announced her impressive crop of recipients for The Formation Scholars Award for the upcoming academic year, and these …

AOL

Bloomberg Businessweek Relaunches Under Editor in Chief Megan Murphy

"We’ve moved into a time where we want our covers and our imagery to reflect the seriousness of the content, and the times that we are living …

Journalism

Dance student at Berklee first winner of Beyoncé Formation Scholars award

<b>Sadiya Ramos</b>, a dance student at Boston Conservatory at Berklee, found out Thursday morning that she was the first local winner of the Beyoncé …

Journalism

15 Stylish Summer Getaways

You’re stylish and sophisticated, with an eye for the season’s chicest trends and must-shop styles. So when you travel, you seek the kind of …

Journalism

Tom Brokaw on the State of Journalism in Trump Era at the Mirror Awards

"We are seeing the most profound and pernicious threat to our profession and democracy."<p>The media industry did something it does best — celebrated …

Journalism

Beyoncé’s father reveals her one weakness

The star's dad and former manager told students at Howard University one thing the singer isn't great at<p>Beyoncé‘s one weakness has been revealed by …

Destiny's Child

Viacom NEXT and NYC Media Lab Launch Viacom Music + VR Fellowship

<b>Viacom’s emerging entertainment technology group, Viacom NEXT, and NYC Media Lab have created a fellowship program to “encourage the development of</b> …

Virtual Reality

Parsons Making Center

Milder Office Inc. - Modern furniture for the office, library and school<p>Parsons School of Design (NYC)<p>Overview<p>The Parsons School of Design Making …

Journalism

Heron Preston Talks Sanitation Workers, Uniforms

His range consists of a jacket, sweatshirts, hoodies and a tote bag.<p><b>HELLO, HERON:</b> Heron Johnson’s retail tour, which debuted in Moscow, touched down …

Fashion

A Day with Donna Karan, the Wonderfully Zany and Decidedly Charitable Fashion Designer, Started with Meditation and Ended with Hillary Clinton

It’s 5:00 p.m. and I’m lying on a carpet with my eyes closed smack in the middle of Donna Karan’s Urban Zen space in New York City, which was previously the studio of Karan's late husband, the artist Stephan Weiss.<p>Ms. Karan, herself, is supposed to be lying next to me, meditating under the guidance …

Fashion

Vox’s Ezra Klein Explains it All

The editor in chief of Vox on why explaining policy is more important than ever.<p>Ezra Klein has a career trajectory that would have been impossible to …

Journalism

When did everyone become the cultural-appropriation police?

Gold hoop earrings. Braids. Native American-inspired patterns. Dreadlocks. Kimonos. A boomerang.<p>These are all things that, when worn or sold by the …

Cultural Appropriation

These Striking Photos Make a Powerful Statement About the Real Harassment Women Experience

"Women are constantly bombarded with these negative words..."<p>A photo series by a photography student sheds light on harassment and feminism in an unconventional way: with fruit and tattoos. Samantha Lichtenstein's series, "Locker Room Talk" pairs fruit tattooed with real messages of harassment …

Feminism

Rihanna’s inspiring documentary on Malawi will encourage you to change the world

Rihanna is a style icon, philanthropist, actress and performer, and she’s continuing her mission to change the world one step at a time.<p>Fears for …

Journalism