Art+Culture

‘Last Day of Pompeii’ by Karl Bryullov

The Roman city of Pompeii, south of Naples, was under active excavation in the early 19th century, work having begun on the city and its neighbour Herculaneum in the middle of the previous century. Artists were well aware of its potential as a subject. John Martin had painted The Destruction of Pompeii and Herculaneum in […]

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Photograhy

Psychic Windows, Dan Monick

L.A.-based photographer Dan Monick has a busy schedule. He is constantly capturing the moment. He spent fourteen years touring and photographing Atmosphere and the Rhymesayers crew. Resulting in Se7en Years with Atmosphere and Rhymesayers; a collection of raw yet genuine photographs of underground hip hop’s favorite personalities. Fortunately, Dan agreed to let us pick his brain and revealed […]

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Photograhy

Jeff Brouws

American , born 1955 Jeff Brouws documents the contemporary American landscape in photographs that also reveal traces of history: “I often feel like a visual anthropologist recording our present day civilization,” he has said of his practice. Brouws’ photographs reveal a civilization transitioning out of an industrial economy into an undefined future. Among the evidence of […]

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Art+Culture

Daydreaming with Stanley Kubrick

Curated by James Lavelle, the man who spawned the influential Mo’Wax record label in the 90s,Daydreaming with Stanley Kubrick sees some of the most exciting artists around today be given free reign to interpret and explore the work of the man who brought us Dr Strangelove, The Shining, Full Metal Jacket and 2001: A Space […]

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Art+Culture, Music

“Mona Lisa” Lil Wayne (feat. Kendrick Lamar)

[ Kendrick Lamar ]I got a story to tellYou know that I cherish theeHope it ain’t too many feelings involved [Lil Wayne:]I see niggas in this bitch, stuntin’, poppin’ bottlesGettin’ drunk with these bitchesThen when they leave they get followedFall asleep with that bitch and really don’t know much about herThen she let us in, […]

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Interview, Photograhy

Kiara Rossi Consolandi, crystallized dreams

Where is utopia?Kiara Rossi: Utopia is where the puzzle is completed even if a piece is missing. What turns you on creatively, spiritually or emotionally?   Kiara Rossi: The mystery, the beauty, the purity and their exact opposite. What turns you off?Kiara Rossi: Superficiality. How Much Do the Myths of History Impact on the Lives of […]

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Art+Culture

Oxana Prikhodko, “My Holland Project”

The utopia of photography for me is the ideal image of a person: who he is not, but who he always wanted to be. The project “My Holland” #mynetherlands_project clearly reflects the utopian idea. I am inspired by historical painting. In this case, the work of Dutch masters. My heroes – ordinary modern people, not […]

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Art+Culture

Laura Valentina : It’s impossible

Where is utopia? Utopia is the place where there’s no falsehood and constructs : politics, economics, hypocrisy, where the image is what it is in fact. It’s impossible because the essence of the world where we exist is vice versa to that concept. What turns you on creatively, spiritually or emotionally? My motivation is a striving for […]

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Collector Covers, Interview

Utopia is human consciousness.

Where is utopia?  I think utopia is human consciousness. The pursuit of the ideal often pushes people forward, makes them work on themselves and create. In my understanding, the ideal is unattainable, but the path to it is the meaning. It improves a person and shows his potential throughout life. What turns you on creatively, […]

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Politic

Julian Assange,WikiLeaks founder arrested by British police

LONDON — Julian Assange, the WikiLeaks founder who released reams of secret documents that embarrassed the United States government, was taken into police custody on Thursday after being evicted from the Ecuadorean Embassy in London, where he has lived for almost seven years. “Julian Assange, 47, has today, Thursday 11 April, been arrested by officers […]

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Interview

“In the ability of people to create their personal idealization”

Kate Santorski Where is utopia?  In the ability of people to create their personal idealization. What turns you on creatively, spiritually or emotionally? What awakens my creativity, usually are the feelings during life experiences and I try to capture them. Music and watching is what inspires me to create or find a way to translate my […]

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Interview

Alena Kozlova: Outside a regular mind, where artist should spend time telling each other various entertaining stories.

Where is utopia? Outside a regular mind, where artist should spend time telling each other various entertaining stories. The metamorphoses of our ideas are going to utopia. Never but each moment it’s influenced the way we need. Each day begins with subtly feeling the beauty and unspoken idyll, the first renaissance. Subconsciously, connecting this concept […]

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Interview

Yohan Terraza, ballet opera national bordeaux

Our #utopianinterview with Yohan Terraza Where is utopia? Stuck in the humanity deepest frustrations. The only thing to face off utopia, is writing. Utopia is like God : if you stop talking about it, it desappers. No one wants that. What turns you on creatively, spiritually or emotionally? Some childhood memories based on strong images about […]

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