Wednesday, July 18, 2012 Artsy Fartsy: Neon Love
By now, everyone probably knows that we’re addicted to neon, but dresses are only the beginning. Some of the coolest artists around have put their spin on the ubiquitous neon sign, turning them into works of art that we’d love to hang on our walls. Whether it’s a sweet note, inspiring quote, or something totally NSFW, these light installations prove that everything looks better in neon.
Thursday, July 12, 2012 Artsy Fartsy: Beautiful Britain
From mods and rockers to ravers and punks – Iain McKell has seen and shot it all. Since picking up his first camera in the mid-Seventies, he’s documented the gritty club scenes and subcultures of Britain, challenging perceptions of beauty with raw, intimate images that look like they could have easily been shot when we were out last weekend. His latest collection of photos, Beautiful Britain, is filled with snapshots of young love, raging parties, and serious vintage style inspo.
Wednesday, June 27, 2012 Artsy Fartsy: Lola Dupre
Armed with scissors, glue, and stacks of paper, Portugal-based artist Lola Dupre gets to work – turning anything from magazine ads to iconic images into insane kaleidoscopic collages. Inspired by both the beautiful and the grotesque, Lola’s works are proof that models somehow still manage to look amazing when shattered into tiny pieces.
Friday, June 15, 2012 Artsy Fartsy: BryJin’s Magic Mix
Photographer Bryant Eslava and illustrator Hajin Bae Tumbl’d upon each other and instantly knew it was fate. One thing led to another, and BryJin was born. Combining Bryant’s photos of pretty young things with Hajin’s eye-popping illustrations, their multimedia work is one of the coolest things we’ve come across in a while. Brace yourself for an explosion of color and epic GIFs.
Thursday, May 31, 2012 Artsy Fartsy: Petting Zoo
High fashion meets cute overload in Nick Knight’s first ever Instagram photo shoot featuring our dream girl, Cara Delevingne. Armed with adorable puppies, kittens, bunnies and ducks along with a rack of sequins, lace and feathers, SHOWstudio proves that animals are a girl’s best friend (and accessory). Though piled-on jewels never fail to make our hearts skip a beat.