Eternity By June

Eternity Stew Interview

This article first appeared in Drop-Magazine Portraits June Canedo Words Harri Thomas  Amongst the rolling litter and passing Cadillac’s of downtown Bushwick, Adam Frezza & Terri Chiao hone their craft, in a shared loft space, amongst the fluorescent trees of their artistic endeavors. In a state of […]

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Sam Chirnside Interview

This article first appeared in Drop-Magazine Portraits Colby Vincent Edwards Words Harri Thomas All other images courtesy Sam Chirnside By the late 1960s, the psychedelic art movement had achieved an unbelievable degree of cultural diffusion and dissemination. As psychedelia enjoyed its moment under aquarius, diffracting patterns, rubber lettering […]

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The Devils Advocate

Last year marked the fortieth anniversary of the 1973 Yom Kippur War (known in the Arab world as the Ramadan War), now best remembered in the West for the misinformation peddled to Israeli intelligence preceding the attack. By 1973 Israeli national security was almost completely […]

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Kyle Thompson

Aged just 21, Kyle Thompson encapsulates all that is fresh is about photography in the modern era – an imagination unbound by traditional concepts and technological limitations. Creating still works that are reminiscent of key scenes in Indie movies, Thompson’s photography appears to be but […]

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Using a swirling technique in his oil pastel self-portraits, Nikos is able to draw attention to the lines and shadows on his face in one of the most interesting ways my moustache and I have seen to date. His use of colour is beautiful and the emotion in his squished up face is nothing if not palpable.

Nikos Gyftakis

Nikos Gyftakis is an  Athenian artist who draws on his strong musical influences and associations (he studied at the National Conservatory from 1987-2011) as a point of reference for his flowing, psychedelic and colorful designs. Using a swirling technique in his oil pastel self-portraits, Nikos is able to […]

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Thailand’s Bloody Vegetarian Festival

Veneration for Gods and Ancestors takes on a whole new meaning at Phuket’s Vegetarian Festival, AKA the Nine Emperor Gods Festival, where walking on fire or driving a brace of swords through your cheeks is the height of religious devotion. Thailand‘s nine-day Vegetarian Festival in […]

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Guy Bourdin

“The work of Guy Bourdin was about life. He knew beforehand that sex and violence would soon become key factors of our society”  Francine Crescent , French Vogue  Editor in Chief , 1964 Guy Louis Bourdin was born in Paris in 1928. After receiving some photography training […]

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Experiments In Speed

“It started out as just an idea – to simply build a bike and see how fast we could go…” Citing the “fuck it point. A tipping point. That point where you decide to jump off the top of that waterfall” as the beginning of […]

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The World’s Weirdest Book

The Codex Seraphinianus is one of the weirdest 400 pages of text, extravagant illustrations and hand drawn notes anybody has ever seen. This is no large part thanks to the fact that besides the title page, which is loosely based on latin, nobody has ever […]

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A phone worth keeping

No doubt the recent release of Apple’s new iPhone left everyone feeling decidedly underwhelmed. Compounding this feeling is the exhaustion that accompanies the release of another iPhone on the market, as with a new release the one in your pocket is another step towards being […]

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The passage of time

Beyond extended exposure, there are very few ways to visually capture the passing of time in a still image. However, in his latest series Time is a dimension, Singapore-based photographer Fong Qi Wei (previously) pushes these visual story telling boundaries. By shooting landscapes from a stationary position over […]

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Oh Yeah Wow

Oh Yeah Wow are a Melbourne based rag tag group of animators, film-makers and friends who make astoundingly creative music videos for the likes of Bombay Bicycle Club, Gotye and most recently, Empra. Billing themselves as ‘Unlicensed pyrotechnicians, unappreciated comedians’ and ‘unemployed animators’, Oh Yeah Wow […]

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Feltron Reports

Have you ever sat back and reflected on your day? Your week? Your month? Your year? Most of you are probably nodding. “Of course!” Is the deafening whisper I can hear reverberating within your skull. But we mean really reflect on it. Like, really reflect […]

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Buy Your Drugs In Peace

The Silk Road is an historical network of interlinking trade routes that extends 6400km across the Afro-Eurasian landmass, connecting East, South, and Western Asia with the Mediterranean and European world, as well as parts of North and East Africa. Gaining its name from the lucrative Chinese silk trade which was carried and traded along its […]

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Sachin Teng

Combining geometric and digital aspects with washy colours and stylised caricatures, the signature of Los Angeles illustrator Sachin Teng is now unmistakeable in it’s direction and origin. Originally from New York, Teng attended the Pratt Institute, which vaulted him into the brand and publication sphere. Amongst his triumphs he notes Adidas, […]

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