Julian Zigerli presented his newest collection last week, featuring 3 bashful tea-sipping, friendship bracelet-braiding boys sitting in the corner of Happy Shop.
Author: Darryl Natale
Yony Leyser is an American filmmaker now based in Berlin, whose first film William S. Burroughs: A Man Within has just opened throughout Germany. The film features interviews with Burroughs’ friends and associates, from John Waters to Genesis P. Orridge to Robocop himself, as well as a soundtrack by Patti Smith and Sonic Youth. He’ll be hosting a Q&A tonight at Moviemento, where the film is currently screening.
Happy New Year!
A little recap of our favourite posts from 2011, and a bit of news for our 2012 plans (we promise, it will be a more productive year than last).
I’m spending the holidays in Canada, so while I was in the neighbourhood, I stopped by my friend Cosima’s studio, where she runs her new project Hopea, an online shop which works as a sort of archive for Nordic and Canadian modernist jewelry from 1960-1975 specifically. I took a few shots of the pieces and we talked about her inspirations for Hopea (which is Finnish for silver), as well as the history behind some of the forgotten designers.