NYFW: MARCEL OSTERTAG “MUSE” SS19

Marcel Ostertag takes us on this journey, which tells us about the close relationship between him and his muses in dazzling colors. This is not simply about inspiration, but also a “thank you”, which the designer wants to say to all his creative sources—from which he draws strength and inspiration over and over again.

NYFW: Calvin Luo SS19

The label has predominantly shown womenswear collections epitomized by the blurring of boundaries separating menswear and womenswear. Calvin Luo launched his first stand-alone menswear collection for Spring/Summer 2019.

NYFW: CAAFD 2018

CAAFD, The Council of Aspiring American Fashion Designers, brought some of the best rising and emerging designers from around the globe to the fashion capital of the world for a spectacularly received set of Spring/Summer 19 Collective Showcases. CAAFD, in collaboration with iFashion Network, presented this Collective Showcase at both the renowned Pier 59 venue as well as the world famous Industria venue on September 10th, 2018.

Son-Jung Wan: Fashion Week 2018

Son Jung Wan was born and raised in South Korea. Majoring in Industrial Craft at Sookmyung Women's University then, attended design school at International Mode in Seoul. She then took the fashion into her own hands and opened up a shop in 1989.

Film Review: Kusama - Infinity

The great irony that is the life and times of Yayoi Kusama is the fact that for the majority of her life she created ceaselessly making art as an outsider, overlooked and dismissed by the art establishment. Although there were fellow artists who admired her work, were inspired by it, and in some cases, appropriated her ideas.

Wigstock 2018

Wigstock returned with a vengeance . After a long hiatus, which made most think was already dead, the ''Wig Out’’ extravaganza did not disappoint . I was glued right in front of the stage for almost 10 hours without even a glass of water. The setting was pretty symbolic, the Brooklyn Bridge with it’s flag down at half mast ( due to McCain's passing )

KARINE LAVAL: Poolscape

The colors were almost supernatural. I thought it was amazing. They were actually reinforcing what I was trying to capture, the theatricality of the place. I had never seen pictures like that, with that color for that subject matter … . So, I decided to do a whole series.

The Sex of Sexuality

With the advent of Instagram and other photo-based social media, everyday women have started reclaiming control over their bodies in the public sphere. The female nude has emerged out of the niche art spaces and now lives on our phone screens as a thing of beauty.

World Photo Day!

Today, August 19th, is World Photo Day: a global event to honor photography and recognize the unending list of opportunities (as well as impending possibilities) the medium bestows upon humankind. Truth be told, the ability to snap a picture and immortalize a single instant is more than a gift. It is an absolute privilege.

Bangladesh: Pressed for Freedom

Award-winning photographer and activist Shahidul Alam, 63, was arrested in Bangladesh last week for his alleged comments against the Awami League government. Alam spoke out about the recent student protests in Bangladesh to Al Jazeera in an interview. About 20 other journalists were also attacked during the protest.