The latest video from Paris-born artist Kidult documents his graffiti movement to illustrate the social divide of the haves and have-nots.
Irving Harper — As design director for the Nelson Office, Irving Harper was responsible for some of the most compelling and iconic designs of the twentieth century—-from the Marshmallow sofa, to the Ball clock, to the Herman Miller logo itself. While working on the Chrysler Pavilion for the 1964 New York World’s Fair, he began making sculptures in his off hours to relieve stress. Some 50 years and roughly 500 pieces later, almost every surface of his Rye, New York home is besieged by evidence of his remarkable skill and creativity. — WHY Design
For Fall 2012 we focused on one thing – one thing that includes everything from heaven to hell and all in between. We’ve visited the WeActivists in their most private, inner and sometimes completely open spaces – to see where they find their inspiration, creativity and strength to keep on creating every day.
After India’s father dies, her Uncle Charlie, who she never knew existed, comes to live with her and her unstable mother. She comes to suspect this mysterious, charming man has ulterior motives and becomes increasingly infatuated with him.
Ryan McGinley has shared this awesome video diary from his recent trip to Tokyo for his shows Reach Out I’m Right Here and Animals. If you are in Tokyo, be sure to check them out before they close on September 29. — Opening Ceremony
Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures are teaming up with director Brian Helgeland for “42,” the powerful story of Jackie Robinson, the legendary baseball player who broke Major League Baseball’s color barrier when he joined the roster of the Brooklyn Dodgers. “42” will star Academy Award nominee Harrison Ford [“Witness”] as the innovative Dodger’s general manager Branch Rickey, the MLB executive who first signed Robinson to the minors and then helped to bring him up to the show, and Chadwick Boseman [“The Express”] as Robinson, the heroic African American who was the first man to break the color line in the big leagues.
Calvin Harris releases his latest music video — Sweet Nothing — featuring Florence Welch of Florence & The Machine. The track is off his upcoming album — 18 Months.
18 Months drops on iTunes and stores on Tuesday, October 29.
A curious Hobbit, Bilbo Baggins, journeys to the Lonely Mountain with a vigorous group of Dwarves to reclaim a treasure stolen from them by the dragon Smaug.