The Siren: Victoria “Little Boots” Hesketh The Sound: Synthpop, nu-disco, deep house, electro house… mercurial melange of old and new The Scene: East Angelean echoes, deep bass, dark clothes, dim lighting, disco flying, summer swelter, low-key shelter, electronic dance shows, less wubba wubba, more water cooler… minimalist staging, maximalist sound, in a way that pulls … Continue reading East Angelean Echoes and Transatlantic Tempos… Little Boots’ Working Girl Promo Tour, Live at The Echo
As an artist, music journalist, and all around connoisseur of sound, Rob Milton is always here for honoring the creatives who have helped shape his style and sound in his own words.
WE ARE MORTALS® is an evolutionary gender-free urban streetwear brand. We call ourselves MORTALS because we are the ones who understand the brevity of human life and the need to live it fully and limitlessly. We also believe that as MORTALS, we’re all equal. That is why we created our brand around this idea of … Continue reading Mood Ring: We Are Mortals
“Queer Icons,” is a beautifully done multimedia photography project by Mexican-American artist Gabriel García Román.
The Big Ass News, shares primarily international stories from respected outlets like the BBC, CNN, The New York Times, The Guardian and more and users have to literally click Kim’s butt to read the story.
So-Cal bred, Brooklyn based singer-songwriter Geminelle speaks this universal language of self-discovery.
Sage Guillory is a transformative artist from Atlanta, GA. As a child, Guillory doodled on everything he could get his hands on. While other kids were heavily focused in school, he was not. His drawings allowed for him to escape his reality. Over the years he has developed a distinct style of art, which stems … Continue reading Meet Post POPcalyptic Artist Sage Guillory
Asia… Asia, Asia: Asia. Is a very real thing. And reality will deal. In increasing measure. Well into the forseeable future. Asia is a Hollywood Renaissance. Black, Female, French, Bulldog. Serving for the stars. Slaying for life. Sitting sideways. Shading moonlight. Asia didn’t sign up for this, but — as a wise man once said: … Continue reading Serving With Slaysia, Ep. 4
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“In Shark City: just because you don’t see the danger, doesn’t mean it isn’t there.” #lifelines
Art directors make the best artists. Ask Andy Warhol. Art directors are trained they think like writers. Say the most with the least, could very well be their motto. Following in that tradition of Art Director turned Artist, Andreas Englund adds humor to his vivid narratives.
Los Angeles based photographer Derek Akiro describes his work as “lo-fi analogue for high minded low lifes.” Fitting as his work combines the hyper-sexualized low-brow sensibilities with a nod for all things nostalgic. Strange Misfits unite. You got a winner in Akiro.
We all create our own realities. We chat about the occurrences in our day to friends, sometimes they listen, sometimes they just pretend to be listening, muttering “mhmm” at the end of your sentences. Sometimes we take notice and over-embellish our mundane stories with the occasional fib to create a more interesting “reality.” Were David … Continue reading Vogue on a Shroom Trip
Cooped up in his London studio, Dale Edwin Murray spends another day scavenging through the infinite lands of cyberspace, patiently waiting for a likable idea to spontaneously present itself. It does, eventually, and henceforth the work journey begins; Hours, days, weeks later, the click of a button concludes the process and voila, the piece is ready … Continue reading Can It All Be So Simple?
Photography by Que Duong Art Direction by Kendrick Daye
Model: Theodolph Mason Photography and Editing/Design: Ahmad Barber Catch this editorial and more in the 10th issue of Art Nouveau Magazine. Click here to get your copy!
Photography: Kendrick Daye Model: Brent Williams
Last Friday evening, Art Nouveau Magazine celebrated five years of pushing the visual envelope and promoting independent artistic endeavors with the opening of our POPtimism exhibition at Betti Ono Gallery in Oakland, CA. The show, which was curated by Art Nouveau editor GREATeclectic, featured work by Hugh Leeman, TONE, Third Eye True, Tonia Beglari, and … Continue reading “POPtimism” at Betti Ono Gallery
ICYMI, Alternative is the new Mainstream. This weekend defined culture for thousands of Bad Kids channeling Bad Brains, dancing proudly on the Fringe of the Fringe, with more style than a runway. #because Punk ain’t dead, it moved to Brooklyn. Afropunk in 60 seconds or less. photography by Brenten Williams
Waverly Place Art Gallery held it’s first exhibition “Downtown Trash,” featuring the iconic photography of Christopher Makos and the collage works of Jean Patrick Icart-Pierre and Kendrick Daye. The show runs through Dec 7.
PHOTOGRAPHY: CAVIER COLEMAN MODEL: LUCCA ALVAS STYLIST: PIETER BURGER Catch this editorial and more in the 10th issue of Art Nouveau Magazine. Click here to get your copy!