Showing Posts From "December 2014"

2014 :: A YEAR IN TRAVELS, FACES, & PLACES

Shayna Batya :: 12.31.2014
"2014 was probably the best year to date for me," says Miami photographer Shayna Batya. Here, she recounts her year in photos and travels, and it's full of the gorgeous colors and tones of the world. Read more

12.31.14

Peter :: 12.31.2014
Biolite NanoGrid System – Preparing for my trip to Machu Picchu next year has me looking up the craziest stuff. After 8 hours of hiking, its downtime at campsite for the next 16 hours, and what bet... Read more

JOHNNY EXPRESS

VideoDaze :: 12.31.2014
JohnnyExpress from AlfredImageworks on Vimeo. Read more

2014, AS DICTATED BY SOCIAL MEDIA EXCESS

Robert Brink :: 12.31.2014
Making an interesting year-end list is tough. Unless you’re on some Oprah-level shit, most people nowadays don’t care what you liked or how you think the past year went anyway. They do, after all, ... Read more

10 OF MY FAVORITE GADGETS RELEASED IN 2014

Peter Yeh :: 12.31.2014
Peter Yeh, the man behind The Hundreds' daily "The Feed" digs into his top 10 favorite gadgets of the past, closing year. Onward! Read more

A FIRST LOOK AT THE NEWLY LEAKED N.W.A. BIOPIC TRAILER

Kazie Holiday :: 12.30.2014
During a concert in Sydney, Australia, rapper Ice Cube takes the time to premiere a first, exclusive look at "Straight Outta Compton," N.W.A.'s action-packed new biopic, set for release in August 2... Read more

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Peter :: 12.30.2014
Grifter Onyx Ranger Wool Lined Glove – I’ve been fortunate to grow up in Los Angeles and not have to worry about what gloves to throw on when I step out. But, there are those in the East that have ... Read more

LOOKING BACK & LOOKING FORWARD TO 2015 :: MY YEAR IN VISUALS

V/SUAL :: 12.30.2014
Well, 2014 is coming to a close. I know people usually say the year went by so fast when doing a re-cap, but honestly I think time went by at a good pace. Having the good fortune to spend another y... Read more

A RETROSPECTIVE LOOK INTO THE WORLD'S MOST BUZZWORTHY ART FESTIVAL

Shayna Batya :: 12.30.2014
Shayna Batya might be one of the best gallery photographers, as she takes us through her Miami Basel retrospective, highlighting not only the amazing works, but the festival culture and its eccentr... Read more

TIME VS. HYPE :: THE STORY OF A LOBSTER ROLL FEUD IN MAINE

Robert Brink :: 12.30.2014
New contributor, ex-editor, and skate journalist Robert Brink gives us his take on the insane foodie feud between two lobster roll shacks in Maine, and leaves us with a plea to end foodie culture (... Read more

MY LOVE AFFAIR WITH "BENCHING" (GRAFFITI SPOTTING)

SPRAYTRAINS :: 12.30.2014
The mysterious girl behind SPRAYTRAINS.com recounts her past year in "benching" (train-chasing/graffiti spotting) stories. From running across train tracks just to close its windows – she'll do any... Read more

FASHION & STREETWEAR PREDICTIONS FOR 2015

Luis :: 12.30.2014
Luis Ruano goes all streetwear Nostradamus on us and predicts some big changes in fashion, streetwear, and tech in the coming year. Read more

THE BEST TV SHOWS OF 2014

Jensen Karp :: 12.29.2014
Jensen Karp recounts the best TV shows he watched in 2014 beginning with a prediction that network TV will die in 2015. Yeah, he went there. His list focuses on narrative depth with shows like Tran... Read more

WHY COMIC BOOKS ARE MORE IMPORTANT THAN EVER IN OUR DIGITAL AGE

Todd Knaak :: 12.29.2014
Todd makes an argument for the importance of comic books, and gets a chance to sit down with Los Angeles's own Secret Headquarters, a comic book store w/ skate origins that's holding down the fort ... Read more

12.29.14

Peter :: 12.29.2014
Bandai Samurai Star Wars – There’s a lot of questionable Star Wars gear, but I am totally behind this new project by Bandai. The Japanese toy company re-imagines the Sith lord and his minion of Sto... Read more

PROCESSES :: THE HANDS THAT BUILT AI WEIWEI'S ALCATRAZ EXHIBIT "@LARGE"

Nate Garcia :: 12.29.2014
Nate digs into the stories behind the building of Ai Weiwei's grandiose pieces at his current Alcatraz exhibit "@Large," talking to two people from FOR-SITE who were integral to its finished success. Read more

THE BEST CONCERTS I ATTENDED IN 2014

akam1k3 :: 12.28.2014
Norway's finest concert photographer akam1k3 recounts his year shooting the action in live music. Read more

THIS PAINTER'S WORK IS OBSESSED W/ DISTORTION, UNCERTAINTY, & PIZZA

Zio :: 12.28.2014
Inspired by skate culture, graffiti, and the 'net, Casey Gray's spray paint still lifes are distorted – adding an air of uncertainty to their symbolism. Learn about his trajectory as a multimedia a... Read more

NYONAIR :: A BIRD'S EYE VIEW OF NEW YORK

SDJ :: 12.27.2014
SDJ's lived in and loved NY all his life, and finally, with the help of NYonAir, he gets his first look at New York from above. Peep his first-time-in-a-helicopter snaps of the city he calls home. Read more