Conan Thai

by Thursday, September 7, 2017

Conan Thai is a Chinese-American photographer based in Brooklyn, NY. He graduated from the University of California, Irvine with a BFA in studio arts and a minor in telephone sanitation. Growing up with working class roots, he lived in books, played with matches, and dug holes in the backyard garden. He's fascinated with decay, life from ...

Sigmar Polke

by Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Multi-media artist, Sigmar Polke, had the capacity to be at once irreverent, playful, and acerbic. From painting to photography and film to installations and prints, Polke's work, which often incorporated non-traditional materials and techniques, was above all a critique of art itself. Sometimes veiled and sometimes confrontational, the messages conveyed in his work raise serious ...

Design Indaba Festival 2017

by Saturday, September 2, 2017

All arenas of the Design Indaba Festival 2017 came together in one immersive, highly sensorial, creative experience. For the first time this year, we a creative director to lead the conception and building of an Afro-centric dreamscape. In addition to the talks you’ve come to know and love, the Artscape was filled with activations, installations, ...

Interview with Luisa Rivera

by Friday, September 1, 2017

Hello Luisa, you’re originally from Chile and now live in London, Uk. How did you get there, what is your story? I was born and raised in Santiago, Chile. I always wanted to travel abroad to move out of my comfort zone. When my fine arts degree was finished, I decided to specialize in illustration so, ...

Neville Brody

by Thursday, August 31, 2017

Neville Brody is a London born designer who studied design in Britian during the 1970s. He spent three years studying at the London College of Printing where his work, which was quite experimental in nature, was met with quite unfavorable criticism because the school generally taught traditional printing methods. He gained a fair amount of attention ...