Shapes in Nature

'Shapes in Nature' is a new project by CG and digital artist, Chaotic Atmosphere which is meant to experiment erosion on procedural terrains. The images depict a variety of desolate settings from rocky deserts to vast snowy peaks, each with a shiny, geometric structure dropped into the middle. Read more...

Kubrick’s Kaleidoscope

A new video essay from Nelson Carvajal (the same guy responsible for exploring Wes Anderson’s visual themes) pays tribute to the lasting and undeniable impression Stanley Kubrick has left on cinema. March 7th marked the 15th anniversary of Kubrick’s passing, and with this video Carvajal’s intent is to convey just how much of Kubrick is embedded in the DNA of modern cinema. Through a series of superimposed and mirrored images, the themes and visual styles of Kubrick’s work become evident and unmistakeable. Read more...

Field Notes 'Shelterwood' Edition
Made from Real Wood

We all know that paper is made from wood, but Field Notes latest 'Colors' edition is made of actual wood. The new 'Shelterwood' edition features covers made from American Cherry wood, sliced ever-so-thin and bonded to a substrate of kraft paper for durability. Thanks to the natural texture of the wood, no two 'Shelterwood' memo books are the same but all share their origin in the same few hand-picked cherry trees from Northern Illinois and Southern Wisconsin. Read more...

Daily Video: Bishop Nehru “You Stressin’”

New York teen rap phenom, Bishop Nehru has been making quite a name for himself. After dropping a few mixtapes and with an upcoming MF Doom collaboration album on the way, the future is looking bright for Bishop. Just yesterday, he dropped a video for his latest single, You Stressin’, which was produced by disclosure. The video is a bit lackluster as it’s a simple lyric video, but the track is definitely worth a listen. Read more...

Nike Air Max 1 ‘Air Max Day’

March 26th is known as Air Max Day in commemoration of the birth of the Air Max. Released back in 1987, this year will mark the 27th anniversary of the Air Max 1. To celebrate the longevity of this iconic sneaker, Nike will be releasing a limited edition AM1 known as the Air Max Day. Read more...

Tom Wesselmann’s Pop Art Paintings

Tom Wesselmann is considered one of the major artists of New York Pop Art, along with Roy Lichtenstein and Andy Warhol. Best known for his 1960s series “Great American Nude,” which featured flat figures in an intense palette of red, white, blue, and other patriotic colors, Wesselmann, in an effort to reject Abstract Expressionism, made collages and assemblages that incorporated everyday objects and advertising ephemera. Read more...