EYECANDY SMÖRGASBORD feat. Alexander McQueen, Agent Provocateur, Action Bronson, Kazuki Katamatsu, DFA, etc.


Posted on May 24th, by legrandfromage in art, music, style, video. No Comments

Art by Japanese painter

Kazuki Katamatsu.

The 3D-effect is painted by hand.

Kazuki Katamatsu

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The Sky Whale

by Patricia Piccinini.

I interviewed Patricia about ten years ago after she did the Venice Biennale but kind of lost track of her since. This ‘Sky Whale’ has a sense of poetry and downright weirdness that makes me feel all tingly inside.

skywhale

Action Bronson

Strictly 4 My Jeeps

I’m trying really hard to come up with another word than ‘shenanigans’ to describe this video. But I know I’ll fail in the end.

Favourite lyric:  “I’ll punch you in the face on picture day.” NSFW, by any means.

Agent Provocateur

opened a new shop in Antwerp and photographer Tim Peters was there for our sister site Ü.

Agent provocateur Antwerp

Agent provocateur book

12 Years of DFA: Too Old To Be New, Too New To Be Classic

A mini-doc, but not the boring kind. Narrated by Marc Maron, of the unmissable WTF podcast. Well worth the watch, just for the ‘Jamaican Cruise’ moment alone.

….aaaand a classic to finish you off:

Dazed & Confused re-published the interiew between

David Bowie and Alexander McQueen.

An excellent reminder on how taking things serious sometimes means not taking anyone else serious at all.

David Bowie Alexander McQueen

And just because I can, here’s my most cherished McQueen moment: the spring/summer collection of 2001. (VOSS)

 

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