The binary code rules the world, but why not dance to it? Currently ongoing at the Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Smart New World is dissecting the conditions of digital capitalism while channeling its structures to bring art and contemporary dance to life. You can contact Xavier Cha to have your compulsive online patterns monitored by surveillance software then transposed into movement by dancers of the Merce Cunningham Company. Transfigure your disembodied net identity into beautiful dance by… [read more »]
Q: What happens if bright rainbow yarns don’t speak to my gay identity?
A: You’re branded this way.
Introducing Gay Jeans, a seemingly #basic pair of dark indigo denim that over time, with enough wear and tear, “comes out of the closet” to show its true colors. Financed through the crowdfunding platform BetaBrand, 10% of its profits go to the SF LGBT Center.
As lead designer Steven B. Wheeler puts it, “it’s proof that some denim really is just born that way.”
via Ross Leonardy