A crowd gathered for a pleasant event at Smartmouth Brewing Company in Norfolk on the newly announced national holiday, Juneteenth. The block party had a lot of special people in attendance putting their craft and talents on display. It had live performances from Lex Lucent, Koren Grace, 1Pump, Cam Murdoch, Dariel Clark, Kyere Laflare & […]
Longtime friend and legendary photographer of Kanye West, Tommy Ton has announced a NFT Auction of exclusive Yeezus photos from Kanye’s legendary 2013 tour. Taking to Instagram to make the announcement of the NFT’s being available on OpenSea, Tommy Ton wrote how Kanye has influenced an entire generation of artists and creatives, how he was […]
28-year-old Chesapeake, Virginia-native Ken Jones has fired the sneaker community of Virginia up over the past week with his viral custom design of a Nike SB. Jones designed the sneaker last week for a contest to celebrate “Have A Nike SB Day” and has since garnered massive attention not only from Virginia outlets but Global […]
Chilean pop star, Javiera Mena has just released new single, ‘Dos’. The song follows a young woman who is in the middle of a turbulent love triangle. Brought together by piano chords, drum kicks, and various orchestral strings, Mena successfully contrasts dramaticism with minimalism. Mena’s forthcoming EP is anticipated to release sometime before summer arrives.
Multi-faceted creative Virgil Abloh has been tapped by Braun to add a new design spin on their classic 1965 Wandanlage Hi-Fi Audio Wall Unit. The collaboration is considered to be a “functional art” piece which consists of a sleek design stays true to Braun’s legendary polished chrome design aesthetic. Commenting on the partnership, Virgil Abloh […]
Jay Young is a self-taught artist based out of Virginia Beach, VA. Young is obsessed with distorting the figure with multiple layers of resin, oil paint, spray paint and other various mediums to build the mood in a way that feelings dominate the composition. Young’s work falls heavily in the figurative expressionism category and other […]
With the goals of teaching coding to the students, Pharrell has collaborated with Georgia Tech to push this initiative dubbed “Your Voice Is Power.” This initiative created by Pharrell called “YELLOW” is to further education equity, providing lessons to middle and high school students. The first session of the competition begins January 19 and will […]
The partnership between Virgil Abloh and Evian started back in 2018 with the designer joining the company as their Creative Advisor for Sustainable Design Innovation. Earlier today, Evian revealed a new Virgil Abloh-designed water bottle which excluding cap and label is to be made from 100% recycled plastic and also be fully recyclable. The bottle […]
For the first time, Martin Margiela will debut his artwork as an artist with an exhibition at Lafayette Anticipations in Paris. The exhibition will run from April 15- July 25 showcasing several works utilizing different media such as sculptures, photographs, and more. More is to be disclosed in the coming months.
Banksy has confirmed he is behind new artwork that appeared in Bristol earlier this week. The stencil mural on the side of a home depicts a woman in a headscarf holding a handkerchief but dropping her walking stick and handbag as she loses her dentures while sneezing. As usual the confirmation didn’t come via in-person […]