Vivienne Westwood in Punk, Icon, Activist

Vivienne Westwood Revealed

Given Vivienne Westwood's outsized cultural relevance, it's hard to believe that 'Punk, Icon, Activist' is her first feature-length documentary. Needless to say, it will be a highlight of Sundance Film Festival, where it's slated to debut in January 2018.

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Dec 14, 2017 17:32:00

The Kitten Covers

Although The Kitten Covers — a Tumblr featuring classic records with tiny felines as the main attraction — is now defunct, we'll always have the meow-mories...

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Dec 09, 2017 14:46:00
Red Hot Cocks

Gratuitous Pics of the Red Hot C*cks Calendar

Over five years, four calendars, and two art books, UK photographer Thomas Knights has scouted some of the hottest gingers anywhere.

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Dec 08, 2017 14:09:00
Hans Langseth

The Man with the Longest Beard

The beard belonging to Hans Nilsen Langseth — aka King Whiskers — is the longest on record at 17 feet 6 inches, although his descendants claim another foot.

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Dec 03, 2017 13:18:00
Hungry

Meet Björk's Make-Up Artist

Precious little is known about Hungry, Björk's make-up artist, other than a few morsels scattered about her social-media plate. What we know is this: She's German, studied fashion design in Berlin, interned with Vivienne Westwood in London, calls her particular brand of art "distorted drag," and fancies herself a pearlographer.

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Nov 30, 2017 19:53:00
Bjork

Björk, Demystified

The interview site The Talks scored a new one-on-one with Björk, who, to promote her new album Utopia, sheds her usual crypticisms to talk openly about herself. She even edges into socio-politics, alluding to gender equality, diversity, and conservancy — albeit in her own Björk-ian way. For example, did you know her father is helping rewrite Iceland's constitution? Here's that nugget...

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Nov 28, 2017 17:28:00
National Geographic, Around the World in 125 Years

Around the World in 125 Years

For generations, National Geographic has captivated and educated with its epic photographs from all corners of the planet, combining travel, portraiture, costume, and conservation.

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Nov 27, 2017 09:53:00
Pascal van Loenhout

Head Hunting

Six years since the release of his first photography book, Pascal van Loenhout is back with a second monograph, UN/CUT (Stockmans, 50€). Across 185 pages, the Antwerp-based hair designer concocted bobs, bangs, and blunts — letting it all hang out.

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Nov 22, 2017 14:09:00

The NYC Taxi Drivers Calendar

Now in its fifth year, the 2018 calendar ($14.99) showcases another bevy of actual cabbies striking cheeky, body-positive poses. The annual project benefits the University Settlement of New York City, providing housing and education to immigrant families.

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Nov 21, 2017 17:40:00

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