Ukrainian Women Bring Back Traditional Floral Crowns To Show National Pride A Slavic workshop of stylists and photographers called Treti Pivni (translates as Third Rooster) have decided to bring back one of the more amazing Ukranian traditions by giving it a new meaning. They’ve produced a portrait series of modern Ukranian women dressed in traditional Ukranian […]
Visited last week the exhibition “Couleurs désert” at the Zurich Museum Bellerive and loved all the textiles, the story of the weavers and the couleurful carpets they had in their rooms. Out of materials that have served their purpose they create a new kind of applied art: in the Moroccan Sahara the women of a Berber tribe use […]
Before They Pass Away Jimmy Nelson (Sevenoaks, Kent, 1967) is the photographer behind the book ´before they pass away´ where he pictures indigenous cultures in an astheticly beautiful way and is showing us the variety & beauty of those people. I had a chance to look into the book and cannot wait to buy it […]
Omar Victor Diop was born in Dakar, Senegal in 1980. Since his early days, Omar Victor Diop developed an interest for Photography and Design, essentially as a means to capture the diversity of modern african societies and lifestyles. His work is interrogative and intriguing, prospective, yet a tad vintage and draws inspiration from Diop’s […]
This stunning set of India’ Holy Men in powerful portraits by Brooklyn-based photographer Joey L puts us face to face with religious ascetics who have dedicated their lives to the pursuit of spiritual liberation. Starting in Northern Ethiopia, Joey has traveled the world searching for wandering monks and spiritualists. The latest installment of his Holy […]
First post 2014 about the Sasha Vinogradova, an american-based illustrator, digital artist, who produced this amazing skull series “Styles of russian folk painting” , where elements of Russian Folk paintings are combined with the vanity symbol in the style of Día de Muertos, the Mexican holiday.
Attitude towards punctuality Lifestyle: Independent vs. dependent The volume of sound in a restaurant I love simple infographics. These shown here try to deal with the fascinating cultural differences between Eastern and Western mentality. The designer Yang Liu series East Meets West tackles everything from differences in self-perception to evolution of transportation in an elegant […]