Avant Garde

Here: My Futile Desire to Summarize and Introduce the Situationists

Johan Kugelberg | Posted 27.05.2014 | UK Entertainment
Johan Kugelberg

What Malcolm and Vivienne (and maybe Bernie) did was utilize the strengths and methods of the situationists to flog their sublime clobber. By mistake or osmosis, that resulted in the get up and get on with it cultural espresso of seventies punk continuing to trickle down, to inspire to wake some up and make some dream.

Fashion in Motion: Step Into the World of Swedish Brand V Ave Shoe Repair

Kate Lawson | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Kate Lawson

Inspired by the craftmanship, respect and quality in the work of Fifth Avenue Shoe Repairers in London's Goodge Street - a shop which has been bespoke restoring shoes and bags for men and women since 1936 - Swedish fashion label V Ave Shoe Repair was born in Stockholm in 2004, with a vision to create clothing and accessories built around those same core values.

REVIEW: Philippe Shangti 'From Saint Tropez to London'

Kate Lawson | Posted 20.01.2013 | Home
Kate Lawson

Shangti's work aims to be erotic, but in handing it ('it' meaning sex) to us all on a visual plate, it loses a lot of the evocative and daring side of presenting the sexualised female form on camera.

Food on the Move

Bompas & Parr | Posted 07.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Bompas & Parr

When you think the combination of sausage and sugar pastry is as good as it gets, it's time to meet the grapes. According to a Hells Angel we spoke to researching the project, they are the ultimate road food. Modular and moorish their sweetness and acidity cuts through fatty meaty flavours and refreshes the palate. What foods these morsels be.

Dogs In Wigs...Charlie le Mindu Style!

Kate Lawson | Posted 28.08.2012 | UK Entertainment
Kate Lawson

My vote for video of the year so far has to go to "Charlie", the latest project from DJ, recording artist and notorious nightlife legend Larry Tee -...

Remembering Amos Vogel

Giovanni Vimercati | Posted 26.06.2012 | UK Entertainment
Giovanni Vimercati

Long before fashionable colleges started running unaffordable MAs in Curating, Vogel understood the dialectic potential of film programming and delivered some amongst the most audacious series ever conceived.

Man Ray: Self-Portrait (Book Review)

Kate Lawson | Posted 10.06.2012 | Home
Kate Lawson

When I think Man Ray, I think painter, filmmaker, poet, experimentalist, philosopher, explorer of fantasy and dreams - and a master of documenting provocative and engaging fashion imagery which challenged the cultural constraints of the visual arts.

Elisa Palomino | London Fashion Week A/W 2012 - Catwalk Show Review

Akeela Bhattay | Posted 05.05.2012 | UK Style
Akeela Bhattay

When I discovered the work of Spanish designer, Elisa Palomino last year, it was a moment of triumph for me. Finally I had found a designer that seeme...