Remembering Virgil Abloh

Virgil Abloh is and was the modern-day renaissance man. Part designer, part DJ, part creative director, the wunderkind single-handedly helmed the meteoric rise of his label Off White and transformed Louis Vuitton into the streetwear juggernaut we know and love, all the while playing gigs at techno festivals, releasing EP’s with Boyz Noise and conjuring…

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Parris Goebel Partners with Nike

Young wunderkind visionary and choreographer Parris Goebel has partnered up with Nike to fuse the inimitable kinetic sensibilities of dance and sport. From Justin Bieber’s “Sorry” music video, Jennifer Lopez’s Super Bowl halftime performance, to Savage X Fentys shows, Goebel has contributed her multidisciplinary talents to grandiose effect in the pop sphere. The campaign spotlights…

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The Red Room: Exploring Intimacy and Femininity

THE RED ROOM, a multi-disciplinary artist installation in the St Henri borough of Tiohtià:ke / Montreal this past week, was equal parts community, femininity, and unfettered artistic expression. Devoted to women’s intimacy, the piece, presented as an installation comprised mostly of photographs, textiles, ready-to-wear, and paintings, was borne out of a deep bond between two…

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Reconceiving Space Post-Pandemic

Re-conceptualizing how physical spaces are perceived today in tandem with how they are envisioned has to do not only with the future of a city but also with its past. As physical spaces reopen and restrictions are lifted, urban dwellers are enticed to revisit spaces where social interaction and new encounters are produced through the…

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Saint Laurent is Ice Cold for FW21′

Directed by Juergen Teller, Anthony Vaccarello’s Saint Laurent Winter 21 show breaks away from the traditional mise-en-scene of the brand’s visuals. Set against distant frozen tundras and striking fantastical landscapes, the collection was created with the setting as a backdrop; eventually becoming an inspiration for the show as a whole. Vaccarello, the notorious creative director for the brand finds…

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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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October Mix

𝔗𝔥𝔢 𝔰𝔬𝔲𝔫𝔡𝔱𝔯𝔞𝔠𝔨 𝔱𝔬 𝔶𝔬𝔲𝔯 𝔩𝔞𝔱𝔢-𝔫𝔦𝔤𝔥𝔱 𝔥𝔢𝔡𝔬𝔫𝔦𝔰𝔱𝔦𝔠 𝔥𝔞𝔩𝔩𝔬𝔴𝔢𝔢𝔫 𝔢𝔰𝔠𝔞𝔭𝔞𝔡𝔢𝔰. 

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