Culture

BOTW: Francis Bacon at Guggenheim Bilbao and Bon Iver Returns

In this week's Best of the Web, we look at the opening of a new Francis Bacon retrospective at Guggenheim Bilbao, the latest European art fair you need to visit, and new music for the weekend.

2016-09-30 11:22:54By Clare Potts

Culture

A Submerged Home in Miglionico

Rome studio OSA has created a sequence of luxury one-story buildings submerged in the crest of the hill overlooking Lago di San Giuliano from the town of Miglionico.

2016-09-24 17:00:27By Angharad Jones

Culture

BOTW: Abstract Expressionism & A Look Around Johnny Depp's Penthouse

In this week's Best of the Web: a look around 100% Norway at London Design Week, new music from former members of Vampire Weekend and The Walkmen, and a peak around Johnny Depp's $13 Million LA penthouse.

2016-09-23 16:19:37By Clare Potts

Culture

BOTW: LFW, Adobe’s Adventure into Apparel, and Argentina’s Answer to Goodfellas

In this week's Best of the Web, we explore Latin America's answer to Martin Scorsese, Adobe's adventure into apparel, and the latest from Fashion Week in New York and London.

2016-09-16 09:55:05By Clare Potts

Culture

BOTW: David Seibner in Milan & Exploring the Psychedelic Sixties

In this week's Best of the Web, we take a look at how online magazine Paper Journal is celebrating its 3rd birthday, the expansion of YEEZY, and a dizzying trip through the psychedelic sixties at London's V&A.

2016-09-09 09:45:29By Clare Potts

Culture

Jikka by Issei Suma

On a rural site in Japan’s mountainous Shizouka Prefecture, Tokyo-based architect Issei Suma has created a complex made up of five tepee-shaped buildings, designed to provide meals and accommodation to elderly residents, and offer nursing care to people with disabilities.

2016-09-07 18:29:10By Angharad Jones

Culture

Dreamers by Shirin Neshat

Iranian artist Shirin Neshat premieres her first solo exhibition on the African continent, with Dreamers at Johannesburg’s Goodman Gallery.

2016-09-07 18:28:35By Angharad Jones

Culture

East House, Martha’s Vineyard

East House, created by Canadian architects Peter Rose & Partners, sits on the edge of Martha’s Vineyard’s coastline in the town of Chilmark, nestled into the vast green landscape and adding a contemporary, industrial-inspired piece of architecture to the island.

2016-09-03 18:38:41By Angharad Jones

Culture

Jimin Kim's Hyde & Seek

Jimin Kim's picture book Hyde & Seek explores alter egos and split personalities, taking particular inspiration from Robert Louis Stevenson’s The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Oscar Wilde’s The Picture of Dorian Gray and Fyodor Dostoyevsky’s The Double.

2016-09-03 18:37:17By Angharad Jones

Culture

BOTW: Designs of the Year, Celebrating Sonia Rykiel & A Stranger Things Teaser

In this week's Best of the Web, we look at the most innovative designs of 2016, a new exhibition capturing New York nightlife in Berlin, and the electrifying new short film from KENZO.

2016-09-02 10:54:46By Clare Potts