Teach Me A Lesson ft. Places + Faces

“We just make [P+F] for ourselves and if people fuck with it then they fuck with it. That’s the whole mentality” – Ciesay, 2018 Continue reading Teach Me A Lesson ft. Places + Faces

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Five Female-Fronted Podcasts You Should Be Listening To

Podcasting is huge these days. There are endless amounts of social media stars, journalists and celebs helming a mic and taking to the radio waves to discuss just about anything. In recent years I’ve become a bit of a fanatic when it comes to podcasts, listening to umpteen film broadcasts (highly recommend ‘Truth and Movies’ and the new A24 podcast) and becoming obsessed with the … Continue reading Five Female-Fronted Podcasts You Should Be Listening To

Best Dressed at MFW Fall 2018

Italy is the cradle of art and fashion, the city where the greatest designers and the most influential fashionistas were born in! Thus, Milan Fashion Week has to be one of the most important events in our agendas. If there is something we love more than Italian designers and their eccentric and glamorous runway shows, it’s the people attending them and their unique taste on … Continue reading Best Dressed at MFW Fall 2018

London Fashion Week Round Up

Some of the biggest names in fashion and culture took to London for its biannual fashion week to see the hottest trends for Autumn/Winter 2018. With the likes of Lily James, Jordan Dunn, Olivia Palermo and even The Queen sitting FROW this year, the week treated everyone to a delectable array of swirling colours and textures. Too much happens at LFW to talk about everything, … Continue reading London Fashion Week Round Up

Out in the Cold: A chat with the curator of Warwick’s upcoming contemporary art exhibition

Coventry may be set to be named City of Culture in 2021, but it’s journey into being one of the country’s hot spots for bursting diversity and creativity has already begun. Curator Oliver Noble is bringing out in the cold to Warwick University campus; a contemporary exhibition showcasing video works by some of the world’s top talents working today. Stepping out from the comfort of indoors, … Continue reading Out in the Cold: A chat with the curator of Warwick’s upcoming contemporary art exhibition

The Moments of New York Fashion Week: Then vs Now

While the Big Apple’s bi-annual event has sometimes been swept under the shadow of Paris and Milan, falling softly and bitter-sweetly below the headlights of the fashion radar, after Tom Ford’s awaited return it is finally regaining the recognition it deserves. Fashion week can be culturally defined as emerging when shows are grouped ‘seasonally’ and supervised by an organisation. The concept was given rise to … Continue reading The Moments of New York Fashion Week: Then vs Now

One’s to watch: A lesson of style from TV favourites

Satiate your procrastinating tendencies with television shows that either bring their audiences appropriately close to the danger we seek, suspense, thrill, or relatable life experiences. Dramas and comedies a-like present their lead characters in wardrobes that put a stamp on their personalities so such characters are almost impossible to forget, and simultaneously admirable. Annalise Keating, How to Get Away with Murder Writer and show creator, … Continue reading One’s to watch: A lesson of style from TV favourites

How To Slay Valentine’s Day

It appears extremely difficult for one to avoid the commercial bombardment which surrounds us in our day-to-day lives. Shop windows are being filled with red love hearts, cuddly teddy bears and all kinds of love-related gifts. For the past two weeks or so, one is being constantly reminded of that looming day: 14th of February, Valentine’s Day. The origins of this day vary. The most … Continue reading How To Slay Valentine’s Day

Value and history in damaged art

In Ben Lerner’s novel 10:04, the narrator attends an art gallery dedicated to totalled, “zero value”, art work. He marvels at how even the most negligible damage or mark  has “formally demoted [it] from art to mere objecthood”. Essentially, Lerner is interested in how some things are considered real and how some obtain a status of unreality. What I’m interested here is not so much … Continue reading Value and history in damaged art

The best films of 2017 (by genre)

2017 has come to an end and has given us some cinematographic gems. These films have been selected by myself but unfortunately I couldn’t watch all of the 2017’s films. Thus, my selection can be read as incomplete but I tried my best to expose most of the must-seen movies of the past year. So here are some suggestions for your nights-in. Hopefully, it will … Continue reading The best films of 2017 (by genre)