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XYSLE X Cris Weer Photographer Designer Creative Director New York Berlin Hong Kong

Best Ready Mix Concrete

Marfa, TX. Donald Judd’s 15 untitled works in concrete were the first to be installed at the museum. The twenty-five centimeter thick concrete slabs from which the works were constructed were poured, fabricated and assembled on site – the open field on the eastern...
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XYSLE X Cris Weer Photographer Designer Creative Director New York Berlin Hong Kong

Real Player

Steven Spielberg debuted footage from “Ready Player One” at San Diego Comic-Con. The new video features characters from “Lord of the Rings,” “Back to the Future,” “Iron Giant,” and “Nightmare on Elm Street” while introducing fans to protagonist Parzival, played by Tye...
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The C.U.R.E.

You don’t really need to be an enigma once Beyoncé has introduced you to the world, but Boots doesn’t care about mystery as a gimmick. After all, his real name and appearance are out in the open. Born Jordan Asher, the 28-year-old songwriter got his break when Beyoncé...

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KEEP IT ALIVE

Keep IT Alive is an exhibition of Alan Vega’s final work, a suite of haunting large-scale paintings he had completed just before his death in July, 2016. Born in Brooklyn in 1938, Vega is known first as one-half of the groundbreaking electro-punk duo Suicide, which...

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Kowloon Walled City Rebuilt in Japan

Kowloon Walled City was a largely-ungoverned densely-populated settlement in Kowloon City in Hong Kong. Originally a Chinese military fort, the Walled City became an enclave after the New Territories were leased to Britain by China in 1898. Its population increased...

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L. A. R I O T

The 1992 Los Angeles riots, also known as the Rodney King riots, the South Central riots, the 1992 Los Angeles civil disturbance, the 1992 Los Angeles civil unrest, and the Los Angeles uprising,[1] were a series of riots, lootings, arsons, and civil disturbances that...

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XX to Marfa

The xx write a love letter to Marfa, Texas in ‘On Hold’ video. https://youtu.be/blJKoXWlqJk

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The Spoils

Cate Blanchett's face is warped, changed and rearranged in the haunting new video for Massive Attack's "The Spoils," featuring Hope Sandoval. Directed by John Hillcoat, the clip features Blanchett's head rotating against a black background as Sandoval's lithe voice...

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