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Monika Mogi X Masako Ogura

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN ISSUE 14 PHOTOS BY MONIKA MOGI STYLING BY MASAKO OGURA HAIR & MAKE-UP BY RIE SHIRASHI Models: Mirei & Nene Clothing Credits: Look 1: Stylist’s own Look 2: top: photographer’s own, pants: Jacquemus Look 3: coat: stylist’s own, bra top: Nude Trump, panty: stylist’s own Look 4: white dress: Ai no konbini…

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Zine Review: Can’t See the Forest or the Trees

This past week a charming little black and white zine arrived in our mailbox. It was Alex Heilbron‘s cleverly named, Can’t See the Forest or the Trees. Alex explained to us that this was a zine she had made for the L.A. Art Book Fair for the Ladybug House (a project of a few of…

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Shoot the Breeze: Chris Wright Evans

The proliferation of photography via technology anticipates a world in which everything is documented. Put another way: everything is waiting to be photographed. Until something is rendered through and upon the medium of photography it arguably doesn’t exist, since the photograph is an essential standard for a consensus on truth. However, as more of the…

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Spring 2 Mix- Dj Lil’ Tuts

    A new mix from our friend Dj Lil’ Tuts. Perfect for bringing in the new season. Open up those windows and hear the birds chirpin :) Featuring tunes from Saint Etienne, Inga, Charles de Crema, Rexy, Madonna and more!

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Zine Review: Mr Mouse Vol. 2

Mr Mouse Meets the Mushroom Man & Other Groovy Stories  is the second volume of the Mr Mouse series, created by illustrator Myles Fairhead. Enter Mr Mouse, a spaced-out laid-back sunglass-wearing mouse who often finds himself in bizarre situations. Fairhead, inspired by his favorite childhood comics like Garfield and Zits, came up with the character…

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ACC STUDIOS “Still Waiting” Collection

Toronto artist collective ACC Studios brings us “Still Waiting,” the second official collection from Chee Maduekwe’s brand Abundunce. Inspired by defiant youth culture, the collection features anti-aesthetic graphics paired with a cardigan and a lab coat. Along with the lookbook, ACC Studios released a mix by member Jiminy that can be heard here,  as well as…

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Shoot the Breeze: Max Marshall

Max J. Marshall’s series of photographs satisfy our voyeuristic fascination with other living species and their behaviours in so-called natural settings. This satisfaction is accompanied by an onset of questions: Where did he take these photos? How did he encounter these creatures? His use of intriguing angles, cropped framing, and a strong pursuit of detail…

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Cut Make Trim

Photographer: Maya Fuhr Stylist & Designer: Seoyoon Song Set Design: Hannah Wnorowski Make-up: Jessah Amarante Model: Dayna Marie @ Major Model Cut Make Trim is a Spring collection inspired by the garment making process and the people behind it. Designer Seoyoon Song first got the idea for CMT when learning how to sew garments at…

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Zine Review: @–>—

In a dream collaboration, two of our favourite artists have teamed up to bring us a new zine @–>— , or Rose Zine as Moreno refers to it. A few months ago Brie Moreno & Maren Karlson sparked an internet friendship built on mutual appreciation of each other’s unique, unconventional drawing styles.  After having a…

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Buoy R+R Diary

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN ISSUE 14 PHOTOS BY ALEXANDRA MARZELLA Artist friends India Menuez, Claire Christerson and Alexandra Marzella spent a week at BUOY RR. BUOY is the artist duo Viva Soudan and Bailey Nolan, and this was their first RR: Residency and Retreat. BUOY RR took place at an 11-acre property in Deep River, Connecticut. The…

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GOT IT FOR CHEAP VOL 2, 3, 4.

I’ve never been crazy about going to art exhibitions… In most cases, the artists showing are usually quite established; it’s unlikely you’ll discover some underground, under-appreciated artist. And there’s no chance you will be taking home any of the work in a material sense, as art world prices can be afforded by few and far between. I…

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Review: Marvin Luvualu Antonio’s Dispossessed/ Pt 1

REVIEW WRITTEN BY RAUL ALTOSAAR & PETROSE TESFAI  Dispossessed /Pt 1 “Unless the past and the future were made part of the present by memory and intention, there is nowhere to go.” – Ursula K. Le Guin “We each have our own maps. Unique cartograms that trace our movements through time. We move when culture…

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A Conversation with Maren Karlson

PUBLISHED IN ISSUE 14 INTERVIEW BY EMILY FRIEDMAN From her studio in Berlin, Maren Karlson makes drawings of powerful Amazonian women interfacing in a world of recurrent tropes that range from dominatrix Mickey Mouse, hyper-geometric interiors, and half-burnt cigarettes. The character is mammoth, with undulating arms and an anthropomorphic braid; badass, aggressive and splendid. Her…

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Fantasy Editorial by Olivia Dreisinger

Photographer & Director: Olivia Dreisinger Stylist: Adina Boom Hair: Glammy Lee Models: MaddieFoerster, Mike Friend, Samira Warsame , Rosie Waxman, Alex Maliki Casis, Benaiah Macdonald Designers: Lafaille, Schylar Van Den Helm, Yard666sale, Yoloforlife, Zuzu Knew          

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Zine Review: 24 hr Psycho

We got some exciting new mail at the office this week: Petra Collins’ new zine 24 hr Psycho. The zine is the material counterpart to Collins’ show in San Francisco, which spotlights 10 women in moments of emotional distress. In 24 hr Psycho Collins tackles themes of mental health and vulnerability in women, a topic of much…

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George Hard by Javier Castan

Photographer: Javier Castán  Stylist: Javier Ly  Make up & hair: David López @ KASTEEL + Agent with Balmain hair style line.  Photographer’s assistant: Pau Roig  Model: George Hard @ View Management    Clothing Credits: look 1: Top by MSGM and jeans by SANDRO. look 2: At right side cotton twill red jacket by GOSHA RUBCHINSKIY,…

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Maya Fuhr visits the Cochlear Implant Clinic

The Cochlear Implant is an electronic device that is surgically inserted into the inner ear of a patient who is profoundly deaf of severly hard of hearing. Through the Yamaha Random Acts of Music campaign for awareness, photographer Maya Fuhr visited the Cochlear Implant Clinic at Toronto’s Sunnybrook Hospital, documenting the reactions of Cochlear hearing implant patients…

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Preview: The Mountains They Will Crumble

Montreal stalwart gamer poet Nick Williams shares with us some scans from his new book,The Mountains They Will Crumble. Self-published by Dingus Publishing, this is a charming collection of slobbishly intimate and observant poems and stories. First there are some poems about playing video games, smoking weed and interacting with other humans, to varying degrees…