Category Archives: Photos

Before They Pass Away :: Photographer Captures Breathtaking Pictures of Disappearing Indigenous Tribes.

It’s sometimes too easy to be seduced by technology. Most of us live in a world bombarded with advertisements that try to convince us we need the latest phone, flatscreen tv or any number of other shiny new accessories. But … Continue reading

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Finding Vivian Maier :: New Doc Uncovers Secret Street Shooter.

I first wrote about Vivian Maier in a previous post several years ago. Maier worked as a live in nanny for well heeled Chicago families in tony neighborhoods. There was nothing all that remarkable about her profession; it was what … Continue reading

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Kid Acne :: British Street Artist is Spot On.

Malawi born, and raised in the streets of Lutterworth (a small town smack dab in the middle of England), Kid Acne boasts a resume indicating a wide range of talents and interests across several genres. He first cut his teeth … Continue reading

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Tokyo Adorned :: Photography Book on Japanese Street Style.

You know when you get really excited because, say, you found a pair of sneakers that are pretty dope? That happened to me last week. I went into a store, found them, paid for them, and for the next couple … Continue reading

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Vizie :: Greater Than The Sum :: NYC Art Show Features Graffiti Artist.

Vizie is a graffiti artist now living in Brooklyn with a lengthy career that includes a resume on walls spanning across the US; most notably putting Houston on the map throughout the 90s. His first solo exhibition titled Greater Than … Continue reading

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8 Bitty :: Video Game Tshirts with 8 bit Treatments.

Anyone that grew up in the 80s knows how awesome the gaming was back then. Sure; the graphics where so bad compared to today, but they were so bad that they were cool. So cool, that if you could wear … Continue reading

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Etienne Lavie :: Paris Artist Hijacks Advertisements.

Paris based artist Etienne Lavie has embarked on a street art campaign with the simple premise of replacing ordinary billboard advertisements with extraordinary classic works of art. The exhibit, hilariously titled “OMG Who Stole My Ads“, has no doubt drawn … Continue reading

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Through A Lens Darkly :: New Doc Uncovers History of Black Photographers.

Directed by multi-award winner Thomas Allen Harris, Through A Lens Darkly: Black Photographers and the Emergence of a People is a film that chronicles and examines the fascinating history of black photographers and their subjects, and how that relationship developed … Continue reading

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Adam Lister :: Pop Art Pixelation via Watercolour.

Adam Lister studied art at the New York School of Visual Arts, and now calls Beacon, NY his home town. Did you know that Beacon was named to commemorate the historic beacon fires from the summit of the Fishkill Mountains … Continue reading

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Punk: Chaos 2 Couture :: Lessons Learned From The Show at the Met.

I recently stumbled across a scathing review on a show that happened at the Metropolitan Museum of Art almost a year ago. The show entitled Punk: Chaos to Couture; curated by Andrew Bolton, was to focus on the high fashion … Continue reading

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Ralph Ziman :: Ghosts :: Photos of AK-47s That Will Haunt You.

Although Mikhail Kalashnikov, creator of the most widely used assault rifle in the world, passed away just before Christmas, his legacy lives on, and will most likely not end anytime soon. Enter Ralph Ziman, a guy more likely known as … Continue reading

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A Stitch In Time :: The Fine Art of Embroidered Photography.

That shoebox of old photographs in your attic isn’t just a collection of old memories. It can, in fact become a very real portal to a moment in time that you can connect with. Embroidered Photography is an art form … Continue reading

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Houston Rap :: New Book Profiles Southern Hip Hop Culture.

Photographer Peter Beste and writer Lance Scott Walker teamed up and spent 8 years researching and documenting the hip hop scene in Houston, Texas. They came up with Houston Rap; a definitive collection of the makers and shakers on the … Continue reading

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Everybody Street :: NYC Photo Documentary :: Watch It Now.

Cheryl Dunn’s Everybody Street, a documentary that celebrates an astounding nine decades of street photography in New York City had it’s premiere at the Miami Beach Cinematheque yesterday. If you want to support the filmmakers (and you should!) Click here … Continue reading

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Tokyo Street Style :: 100% Pure Dopeness.

Whenever I think of Tokyo, I think of one of my favourite movies of all time; Blade Runner. Even though it is set in Los Angeles in the future, there are alot of Eastern elements present in the look of … Continue reading

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