May 3, 2017
Pom Klementieff arrives at our meeting on New York’s Upper West Side clutching a dog-eared copy of Hanya Yanagihara’s haunting novel A Little Life.
H&M’s Launch at the Louvre
March 18, 2016
With its 2016 Conscious Exclusive Collection, H&M pays homage to the past and commits to an ethical future.
José ParlÃ¡’s Sensory Exploration
September 10, 2015
You can almost hear José Parlá’s evocative paintings, like symphonies of light and color.
Locating Loss with Oliver Jeffers
November 20, 2014
For the past two years, Irish artist Oliver Jeffers has explored the fickle, yet forgiving nature of human memory through his live performance and painted series Dipped Paintings, which we recently experienced firsthand.
Mike Joyce’s Swiss Style
March 4, 2013
For Mike Joyce, the mastermind behind Swissted, a vibrant new book of Swiss, modern-inspired, vintage rock posters, there’s more to punk than orange Mohawks.
Pharmed Out: Scott Z. Burns on Side Effects
February 8, 2013
Side Effects, staring Rooney Mara, Jude Law, Channing Tatum, and Catherine Zeta-Jones, is a slick psychological thrill ride. It screws with your head in the same way the film’s fictional, experimental drug Ablixa might do—which is, it would seem, exactly the point. Writer Scott Z. Burns and director Steven Soderbergh manipulate their audience, just as the characters in the film manipulate each other.
Keltie Ferris, People Person
November 27, 2012
“Sometimes I think of my paintings as people,” says the Brooklyn-based artist Keltie Ferris, whose solo show runs November 29th through January 12th at Mitchell-Innes & Nash in New York. “Like I’m sending them out into the world and they’ll have their own relationships to people and writers and cameras. You make them the best you can and then they go on to have their own lives.”
Adrian Mesko’s Temps de Reves & the Aftermath of Sandy
November 15, 2012
Mesko, who usually spends his time shooting for Vogue and Harpers Bazaar Australia, is applying the photographs he took of the Manhattan skyline in the days preceding the storm to his passion project Temps Des Reves.
Express Yourself, Jim Drain
November 8, 2012
“The whole body reacts to color,” says the 37 year-old Miami-based artist Jim Drain. “If you were to walk into an all-neon-pink room, it would be difficult not to react. I think it is a unified, human thing to feel color with everything. It is like standing next to a bass speaker plugged into your eyeballs.”
Fendi Casa Hosts Warhol at Art Basel
November 7, 2012
In just a few weeks time the set will descend on Miami for the annual festivities of Art Basel.
When Richard Prince Met Picasso
November 5, 2012
Richard Prince’s latest stirring exhibition, encouraged by the Museo Picasso Malanga, reflects his two-year intensive exploration of Pablo Picasso.
Andy Warhol’s Flower Power
October 17, 2012
At the 1964 New York World’s Art Fair, the architect Phillip Johnson commissioned 10 artists to make large-scale works to adorn the facade of the State Pavilion. Andy Warhol’s piece Thirteen Most Wanted Men, depicting silkscreened mug shots of real criminals, was censored, covered with silver paint, and never seen by the public.
In Pursuit of Perfection: A Koons Retrospective
October 15, 2012
“My work has always pursued perfection, which is unachievable; nevertheless, it has continued in its tragic quest,” said the artist Jeff Koons in 1987. A newly released art book Jeff Koons (Hatje Cantz) helps contextualize his development as an artist by focusing on three of his most critical bodies of work.
Art Moves Online at Yoox
October 10, 2012
“I’m not interested in art that’s stuck in galleries,” says British artist Grayson Perry. “I think that‘s one of the terrible handicaps of a lot of contemporary art-that it’s only made to look good in galleries.”
Dean & Britta Go Pop
October 5, 2012
Tomorrow night at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, the musical duo Dean & Britta (Dean Wareham and Britta Phillips, plus their ensemble) will perform their own enchanting original instrumental and vocal compositions alongside 13 of Warhol’s four-minute screen tests.
New Again: Frank Gehry
September 19, 2012
In January of 1990, Ross Miller spoke to Gehry at length for Interview. Gehryhad just won architecture’s highest honor The Pritzker Prize, but thebuildings Gehry’s most known for had yet to glimmer in our skies. The news that Gehry will design Facebook’s new 420, 000 square foot campus extension in Menlo Park, Silicon Valley is of no surprise. The structure boasts the largest open floor plan in the world and a roof that curves and blends into the hillside covered with trees, where collaboration and ingenuity will be fostered while providing thecommunity with public walking trails.
New Again: Andy Roddick
September 12, 2012
When unlikely tennis fan Elton John interviewed Roddick for Interview‘s July 2003 issue, Roddick was on the cusp of his cementing his place in tennis history. Asked where he saw himself in five years, he replied, “I’d love to [help the U.S.] win a Davis Cup title, and I’d love to win a Grand Slam.” One month later he won the US Open and went on to win the Davis cup in 2007.
Running Down A Dream: Adria Petty Goes to the VMAs
September 6, 2012
Versatile is one way to describe the filmmaker and director Adria Petty; tonight, she is nominated for three MTV Video Music Awards for her co-directing efforts on videos for Beyoncé’s “Countdown,” Coldplay and Rihanna’s “Princess of China,” and her pal Regina Spektor’s “All the Row Boats.”
The Art of Knit
September 6, 2012
It’s difficult to tell whether the Art of Knit, United Colors of Benetton’s pop-up store in SoHo, is a shop, a gallery, or a toy store for adults. A giant knitted, pale-blue whale hangs on the wall where a painting should be; along with a soft, cream clock as big as a beach umbrella, woolen cacti, watermelons, and pretzels.
Item Idem and the Art of Fusion
August 22, 2012
I like the idea of designing something that is very Frankenstein and morbid, a cultural and social aberration, a slightly disturbing, evil entity,” says the Parisian born, New York-based artist Cyril Duval, who works under the alter ego Item Idem.