“The mesmerizing French performer and DJ Canelle Doublekick offered me an insight into her life in Paris.” explains photographer Laura Russ. We created this series where it is all about the two contrasting worlds in her flat in the 19th Arrondissement and the streets around and the Isadora Bar in the center of Paris.”
We are having a crush on Alina Lee alias ohthumbelina for a few years already. Her self-portraits are somehow different. Not smoothly polished, but multidimensional. Melancholic, profound, thoughtful and always simply beautiful. We are happy to see that she released her first self-portrait book and sat down with her to talk about true freedom, imperfections as another marketing tool and finding happiness.
One Night Only, started in October 2017, with the purpose of regularly holding pop-up gigs and parties with young local rappers and DJ´s in Hong Kong. The founders, Erica Kwok and Allex Chan, are two twenty-something young adults and they started their concept inspired by Kiev rave parties.
“We have all been victims of negativity and criticism on social media. Whatever you do online, there is always somebody ready to criticize. And when hit by unjustified hate, most of us take a step back. But hiding and feeling bad about is not going to help anyone” Cult brand Diesel has adressed this important topic into their newest collection “Ha̶u̶te Couture” to expose the hate with irony and irreverence to reduce the power to cause harm.
“We are two hairstylists, coffee addicts and we have a obvious love for tattoos.” Jill and Sisi laughing out loud. “We have met each other while we were both teachers at a hairdresser academy in Amsterdam. 2 years ago we opened our own shop in the west side of Amsterdam, where we are specialized in bleaching and colouring the hair. Since we opened the shop we are pretty much inseparable.
If you ask me to describe the whole year and all things I learned during it I’d choose the word “responsibility”. It’s quite funny that the more the world develops nowadays and becomes more dynamic, the distance between a “kid” and an “adult”, “childhood” and “adulthood” becomes larger and the transition between them harder and more tangible.
“I made a trip to clear my mind.” explains Andre Josselin. “We did 9 states and almost 10.000 kilometers in 3 weeks including Wyoming, Montana, Nevada, Colorado and California. We saw Rodeos and Roulette Tables, the endless roads and empty spaces. Witnessing Deers and Elks and Bisons. Eating a lot of sandwiches and hot dogs. We saw infinite skies of stars.
“Trust in yourself and trust your path.” Katelyn Tarver is a singer songwriter and actress. Soon after releasing her debut album at age 15, she joined the Jonas Brothers on tour and moved to LA where she scored roles in Nickelodeon’s ‘Big Time Rush’ and ABC’s ‘No Ordinary Family.’ We chat about her love for music, acting and her music career so far.
Kimbra is a photographer based in Paris that shoots all her photos on film and shows us her very personal and unique perspective of the whimsical feminine figure. From natural shapes that the body creates to the true essence of nature – one can truly get bewildered with the energy of her photos.