Turning Vibrant African Patterns into Modern Designs
Tehilah Abakasanga is the fashion designer behind ÖFUURË. Her modern designs are made with fabrics from her home country Nigeria and have earned her fans like Issa Rae, Kelly Rowland and Gabourey Sidibe.
The Most Sought After Tattooer, Dr. Woo
Dr. Woo is a brand and the first great tattooer of the social media age.
This $13,000 Bong Could Probably Survive Space Travel
Toronto architecture firm Partisans is responsible for some of the city's most innovative design. They recently partnered with cannabis lifestyle brand Tokyo Smoke to create a line of pipes and bongs.
The Process / web
A Factory That Builds Itself
Creators meets with Assemble, an award-winning design collective from London, who are building a unique kind of "Factory" for the launch of brand new creative space, A/D/O, in Greenpoint, Brooklyn.
Gritty Johannesburg, Human/Puppet Theater, and Canine Video Art
We visit LA-based canine groomer Jess Rona, see how theater group Phantom Limb combines human and puppet actors to surreal effect for their newest play, Memory Rings and finally head to the Kalashnikovv Gallery in Johannesburg.
Geological Sports, the GoatMan, and South African Photo-Therapy
From NYC to South Africa, we explore the best in art on Culture Beat.
Eye Candy / web
Searching for Human Connections
Meet the Sculpture Searching for Intelligent Life.