Juli 2013

Wild Belle – Keep You

Chicago’s own Wild Belle have dropped a video for »Keep You« quite a while ago. The time has come to become familiar with their Reggae influenced summer music. Watch the video below, directed by Melina Matsoukas, and look out for Wild Belle’s debut album »Isles«. There is much more to discover.

Wild Belle – Keep You

Suburban

»Suburban« is a photography, film and installation project created by New York based artist Ian Strange. His work is a radical transformation of a familiar suburban world of detached houses with gardens. In addition, his video shows a massive explosion in slow motion to create a moving statement around Western ideas of home.

'Harvard Street' - Ian Strange 2012
»Harvard Street« – Ian Strange 2012

Lake Road' - Ian Strange 2012
»Lake Road« – Ian Strange 2012

'Corinne Terrace' - Ian Strange 2011
»Corinne Terrace« – Ian Strange 2011

Drift

Snarkitecture is a collaborative practice operating in territories between the disciplines of art and architecture. Their entry Drift Pavilion at Design Miami 2012 was created from several hundred white vinyl tubes inflated with air.

Drift by Snarkitecture

Drift by Snarkitecture

Drift by Snarkitecture

Paper City

This delicate animation follows the charming rise and fold of a fragile metropolis. Paper City grows in one fluid take, with skyscrapers rising from the page – only to crumble, wrinkle and gently crease back into the ground.

Paper City from Maciek Janicki

Scooter in Indonesia

German weekly newspaper Zeit published a great series by American documentary photographer Ed Wray about pimped Vespa lookalikes in Indonesia, after all the production facility of the legendary scooter till 2001. The photographs were taken during a scooter festival in Cibeureum, about 100 km west of Jakarta.

Rivers

Suited to the big summer heat, this well-made music video features a man on fire who is running through a forest. Backward. Video for the song »Rivers« by Small Feet.

Small Feet – Rivers