So the Mondrian Soho is officially open this week. We had a sneak peak during Fashion Week for V Magazine’s party hosted by Kanye West, but here are some photos, sketches and renderings of the Hotel. Benjamin Noriega-Ortiz, the visionary behind the re-imagined Mondrian Los Angeles, was selected to create Mondrian SoHo
Abstract painter and curator, Matthew Deleget has an interesting way of using canvas. Deleget holds an MFA in Painting and an MS in Theory, Criticism and History of Art, Design and Architecture from Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY. Read his statement below.(...) Read More about Matthew Deleget Reductive Abstraction Art (244 words)
Back in November 2009 we featured some of photographer Nicholas Duers work in the winning results of Advertising Photographers of America Photo Competition. Since then he has created a lot of beautiful still life work. I really like the almost surgical precision in each shot. His style works really well with
I just came across this home in Camperdown, Sydney on Desire to Inspire and besides being beautiful and airy with a really great eclectic interior design vibe, it is up for auction this month (see here). It is not very often we come across homes we love in the TrendHome series that are actually available, so this one is extra special!
Visionary collages created by Greek fashion artist Haute Angelo are the result of handmade techniques interlaced with the deep insight of human subconsciousness and dreamy imagery about futuristic world. Collage illustrations, apart from styling, fashion and graphic design, are Angelo's great passion and source of inspiration. As he explains: "Every single collage gives the opportunity of brainstorming and (...) Read More about Haute Angelo Collages (119 words)
The first time I heard Pigeon John get down on a record was way back in Jr High. At the time he still ran with hip hop collective crew LA Symphony and for the most part the music he was putting out would have been considered “Underground Hip Hop”. He left LA Symphony in pursuit of a solo career(...) Read More about Pigeon John : The Bomb (144 words)
Telegraph took us through the home of Jane Whitfield, Marc Jacobs right hand woman at Louis Vuitton for the past 12 years, in a village west of Versailles. The house, which was last altered in the 1870s, is tall and stone-built, made from two houses joined together.
LiveJournal user Shrubrub did some great collages by stacking up every single 2010 Vogue cover from all over the world to arrive to the image above, where she’s pretending to see what would appear as Virgin Mary (I guess I could see that too). She also stacked up the covers country by country, creating (...) Read More about Every 2010 Vogue Cover Piled On (33 words)
Blessed be the sneaky album demos that make their way online. After Marina & The Diamonds left us with her tasty debut album–The Family Jewels–to hold us over, many have been just gluttonous in wanting more because it proved to be so delectable . Her and her diamonds also left a very wanting American fan base when her scheduled US tour was canceled for the artist to focus on her writing spree. Lucky for us, that performance hiatus resulted in “Sex, Yeah,” (...) Read More about Marina & The Diamonds: Sex, Yeah (77 words)
We love beautiful and simple packaging, like this glass bottle that Canadian design agency Gauthier offered to their clients for the new year. A simple and clean yet very detailed four panel box that detach themselves once opened with (...) Read More about Gauthier Bottle Packaging (43 words)
Michael Kampe, 23 year old student of Royal Academy of Antwerp has blown everybody away with his extremely intriguing Autumn/Winter 2011 Collection entitled "Exploded View". This young new talent from Germany introduced us to his fashion world full of architecture and organic inspirations. I am totally in love with his photo-real prints of the sky and diverse(...) Read More about Michael Kampe “Exploded View” AW11 (57 words)