Lea Colombo’s Colours of my Body

With just a glance at one of Lea Colombo’s photographs, you’ll instantly recognize it as hers: hazy, psychedelic and saturated in profound colour, the self-taught South African artist’s work is a multi-faceted exploration of feminine energy, the self, and the emotion-provocation of colour. Colombo’s distinctive style has made her a favourite of leading fashion publications and…

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Guest Mix: Jaw Jones Spins High-NRG Techno

JAW JONES is the DJ/Producer project of Callum Sheedy, an artist from Toronto, ON. JAW JONES blends the sounds of house, techno, pop, hip-hop and more, for a genre-fluid exploration of dance music, with one goal in mind: getting your ass on the dancefloor. DJ Simlocked – Oops Edit – HABIBI BASS MRD – Superwoman…

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Gahm: Bespoke Leather Couture

Toronto-based visual artist and designer Avleen Kaur‘s leather goods practice GAHM has reinvigorated her love of craftsmanship and adornment. Hand-made and independently produced by the artist/designer, the vision and manufacturing process of the brand was the result of free time spent during quarantine and an itch to explore the sartorial. We caught up with Kaur…

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Line-Teta Blémont’s Strange Banalities

Belgian photographer Line-Teta Blémont’s ‘’Strange Banalities’’ is a series of photographs depicting a wordless feeling and ambiance that’s situated somewhere between liminal spaces, nostalgia and anemoia. Investigating the volatile moments of life that are seemingly banal and ordinary, the project is a photographic conservation of these small fleeting observations. “It tackles the power of spaces,…

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Wavelength

Film has a tendency to compress time. In all of the frantic and jagged cuts and perspectives of cinema, its multiplicities suggest and allow for the illusion of a time-elapsed in much greater length than the average running time of a film. But subtract these multiple perspectives from the medium and one is left with…

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October Mix

𝔗𝔥𝔢 𝔰𝔬𝔲𝔫𝔡𝔱𝔯𝔞𝔠𝔨 𝔱𝔬 𝔶𝔬𝔲𝔯 𝔩𝔞𝔱𝔢-𝔫𝔦𝔤𝔥𝔱 𝔥𝔢𝔡𝔬𝔫𝔦𝔰𝔱𝔦𝔠 𝔥𝔞𝔩𝔩𝔬𝔴𝔢𝔢𝔫 𝔢𝔰𝔠𝔞𝔭𝔞𝔡𝔢𝔰. 

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Fetishism in Fashion: Kink, Control, and Politics

There has been no shortage of leather trousers, lace-up tops, harnesses, and corsets on the runway in recent months. Prada recently sent bare-chested models down their Spring-summer runway donning corseted cardigans and black leather trenches, whilst stars like Kim Kardashian and Kim Petras’s signature looks as of late could be described as nothing less than…

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Milan S/S 22′

Lucie and Luke Meier’s Jil Sander collection show during Milan Fashion Week this season was described by the designers as “about embracing a positive future.” The same could arguably be said for the vibe that swept the runways this past week in Italy’s fashion capital. Following the general tumult of the past few seasons, and…

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A Conversation between Sheila Nadimi & Brent Cleveland

Brent Cleveland and Sheila Nadimi, two artists living and working in Montreal, are both perhaps emblematic of the city’s propensity toward the avant-garde. Nadimi, working in a variety of media, is driven by an interest in the inherent properties of materiality and the relationship between ideas and materials. Her paintings, adhering to a commitment to…

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Tax The Rich & Peg The Patriarchy

Political and social activism became powerful movements within the latter half of the aughts as Me Too, Black Lives Matter and annual events such as Pride Month began taking up ample space in the pop-cultural sphere. As younger generations, informed and inspired by digital activism, have begun fervently advocating for issues deeply embedded within the…

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