“Although technology has become so useful for us I think it’s definitely important to practice putting your phone down and enjoying what’s around you.” The Brutalist architecture of the Barbican Estate hidden in the most inner district of London was the only appropriate location to shoot Ella – an artist and architectural student.” explains photographer Adam Laws.
Music is not only my passion, I live for it. I lay in bed at night with my eyes closed but my mind constantly working, always thinking about the next step. What to do next, how or when to put out the next song. It’s almost as if the musician’s life has always been instilled within me. I know what I have to do, I know what’s meant for me and I’ve accepted the fact early on that I was never meant for the traditional lifestyle.
Lauren Sanderson is not a new comer for having an audience for a number of years since early days with motivational speaking. The 22 year old alternative hip-hop pop artist from Fort Wayne, IN recently signed a record deal with Epic Records, moved to Los Angeles, CA. She speaks her mind on Twitter about being LGBT and we chat about her journey.
Talia smiles. And for a second, I forget the world and I smile too. We are becoming big fans of the sensual and natural work by Robert Vincze. In his third C-Heads Exclusive the London based photographer teamed up with dreamy model Talia of Profile Model Management. “The photos were taken in Hackney, London during the heatwave.
Both based in Amsterdam and longtime fans of each others’s work, photographer Kwabena Appiah-nti and luxury lingerie designer Tisja Damen joined hands to create a new truly wonderful story together in Brazil. To really capture Rio de Janeiro’s vibes and not have to hurry or plan out the shoots, Kwabena used his own girlfriend Shunyata Ossewaarde as the model.
It’s hard to believe 19- year old Chicago native Ethan Snoreck already has a deal with Atlantic Records, did a headlining tour and is working with pop music’s biggest singers. He has wasted no time in releasing some of this year’s most upbeat electronic tracks. Known by his stage name Whethan the young talent has been co-signed by artists such as Skrillex, Porter Robinson & The Chainsmokers.
“Sophi Knight was the perfect face for this shoot. I wanted a certain vintage aesthetic for this shoot and wanted those beachside vibe to make this work.” Andrew Obtinalla still sounds so thrilled when talking about his recent shooting and there is no doubt that Sophi looks smashing.
Left Brain is best known as one of the founding members of music collective Odd Future and duo MellowHype, but is now enjoying his time in the spotlight as a solo artist. Christopher Brown got to catch up with him on the streets of LA where he discussed his new solo album, goat yoga, and his plans for the future.
With our new series “An artist´s life.” we want to share the stories of the people behind the art. “In life, everything and anything can go wrong at any moment so instead of planning something ‘to a T’ I just utilize what I have in that moment. Art in general adds joy to someone’s soul, and I believe instead of making this field extremely competitive and out of reach, companies should open up more jobs and help the artists of this world grow and really make a living.”
Enjoy our insightful sidewalk talk with with Tel Aviv born producer Asaf Borger aka Borgore where he opens up about his teenage years, working as a trainer in the Israeli army, dealing with the world, attending one of the most prestigious music academies, running bots on myspace, releasing a jazz album, feeling tired sometimes and going straight to headlining festival.
“We spent a warm sunset together. We met for taking pictures but all we did was play.” Photographer Pablo Gil laughs. “Maria and me played with light, we played with colors, heat and freshness. Green, white, yellow, red. We turned the bedroom into a flamenco show, and the living room became a sacred temple right away. It was an intimate game of laughters, characters and fun. I guess that is our Spanish essence.”