Commissioned by LVMH chief Bernard Arnault to design a signature arts center for the Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris, architect Frank Gehry conceives a radiant tour de force wrapped in swirling glass sails. A private cultural initiative, the Fondation Louis Vuitton‘s aim is to promote and support contemporary artistic creation for a wide french and international audience.
Vegetal artist Duy Anh Nhan Duc has collaborated with photographer Isabelle Chapuisfor this poetical series called “Dandelion”. The editorial pays tribute to dandelions through women’s portraits and offers a new perspective on the delicate plant, full of finesse. The series was part of RAISE Magazine’s #16 Light Issue.
After a tip off about a store stacked with vintage adidas products SHOWstudio contributor and creator of the adidas Originals x SPEZIAL range Gary Aspden, put together a team of adidas fanatics to travel to Buenos Aires. Invitees were musician Ian Brown, notorious adidas collector Robert Brooks and adidas enthusiast Mike Chetcuti. The objective was to find rare archive pieces for research purposes as well as vintage footwear to exhibit in the forthcoming SPEZIAL exhibition as part of Design Manchester 14.
Photographer Neil Bedford and filmmaker Greg Bond documented the trip. See the full 12 minute film here.
Garrett Leight California Optical was created in Venice, CA in 2010. Leight’s eyewear heritage has been well documented, but it’s his vision of creating a brand that offers luxury handcrafted eyewear combining quality, service, style, & original brand DNA for the best value, that makes GLCO most unique.