In Hey Baby, the New York Times‘ Seth Schiesel writes, “men approach you and say something, and you can either blow them away, leaving tombstones inscribed with their affronts, or you can say, ‘Thank you, have a great day,’ and the man turns around and leaves in a cloud of floating pink hearts.” Its designer, […]
For its latest issue, The Neighborhoods Issue, GOOD asked a handful of designers & illustrators to “create flags celebrating their neighborhoods.” Both Greenpoint and Williamsburg are represented in the project, with flags designed by Playlab, a design company here in Brooklyn. Below left is Williamsburg, below right is Greenpoint: I reached out to the studio […]
ROA has a solo exhibition opening at Factory Fresh tonight. From Wooster Collective: Tonight ROA comes to Brooklyn and the “inside becomes the outside” at Factory Fresh. After searching for scrap materials and painting furiously inside Factory Fresh for the last eight days and nights the doors to ROA’s concrete jungle will open at 7pm […]
Earlier this week the New York Post wrote about a new trend among women in the city — celibacy. One, Katie Jean Arnold, was said to have hooked-up with somebody on the L train platform. I wrote, “Sex on L Train Platform Leads to Celibacy Pledge,” and everybody was all like, “Nahhh, not that kind […]
Do you kinda feel, I dunno, strange inside after having watched that? More to Nike’s point, do you feel bad, just a little bit, for Tiger, having to listen to his Dad’s voice from behind the grave scolding him for his public wrongs? That’d be Nike’s goal here, I believe. You feel bad. We all […]
Graffiti artists Rui Amaral, Onesto and Binho cover the streets of S√£o Paulo, Brasil (a.k.a. Sampa) in a fight against urban gray monotony. A Slice of Sampa by Jared Levy on Vimeo
A friend of mine, the artist Borbay, is hosting a one-night only exhibition at M&T Bank, Flatiron branch, tonight at 6pm. I suggest you go. Not only is he a fantastic individual with a broken leg (an injury sustained in a Friday night beer league hockey game), he is a fine painter who’s done everything […]
In the beginning, there was just Phoenix’s official Lisztomania video. Shortly thereafter, someone decided the song sounded like the soundtrack to every 80’s teenage angst-y movie ever made, and the brat pack mash up tribute was born. Then, some cute Brooklynites had too much time on their hands and a nice roof at their disposal, […]
Welp, I’ve been obsessed with the Uniform Project going on four months now, time you fall for fellow Brooklynite Sheena like me. The Uniform Project Trailer from The Uniform Project on Vimeo. If you haven’t seen the blog, check it out and make sure to look back through the archive.
(Daddy’s + Wavves) x The Black Lips = Friday night chaos. My only wish is that, Hipster Runoff, you will treat this with such poetic justice as you have done so before.