Wild portraits and magical landscapes: Nature TTL Photographer of the Year 2022 – in pictures | Art and design

Wild portraits and magical landscapes: Nature TTL Photographer of the Year 2022 – in pictures | Art and design

The Nature TTL Photographer of the Year winner has been chosen from more than 8,000 images from all over the world. From a scarred lion getting its close-up to a fish with a mouthful, entrants competed to secure category wins in wild portraits, animal behaviour, camera traps, underwater, the night sky, small world, landscapes, urban … Read more

8 Italian arthouse movies to add to your moodboard

8 Italian arthouse movies to add to your moodboard

This story originally appeared on i-D Italy. Nothing is truly original and in a world oversaturated with imagery, in the creative industries and beyond, the same old cinematic references are being used and reused, chewed up and spat out with new meaning. So whether seeking inspiration for your next project or makeup look, instead of … Read more

15 Nerdy Nonfiction Books

15 Nerdy Nonfiction Books

Image: NYU Press The Dark Fantastic dives into the live of four Black characters from across popular pieces of media and analyzes their arcs, interpretations, and fan reception, creating a portrait of popular culture as seen through the eyes of Black fans and Black characters. Want more io9 news? Check out when to expect the latest … Read more

‘Sometimes they’d lick each other’: on the road with Fat White Family – in pictures | Art and design

‘Sometimes they’d lick each other’: on the road with Fat White Family – in pictures | Art and design

The 1,700 mile trek from Seattle, Washington to Minneapolis, Minnesota ‘The drive was so long between shows that we decided to break it up with a bit of sightseeing. As I recall, the band weren’t particularly impressed by the size of the presidential heads. In fairness, they’re not quite as grand in person as you … Read more

They built this city on rock’n’roll: architecture on album sleeves – in pictures | Art and design

They built this city on rock’n’roll: architecture on album sleeves – in pictures | Art and design

The latest exhibition at the Modernist gallery in Manchester started with a dad joke. Designer and producer Andy Votel was DJing when someone requested some house music, to which he retorted: “We’ve got some records with houses on the front.” The Modernist’s Eddy Rhead asked him to curate a selection of album sleeves featuring architecture … Read more

Bollywood’s economic pyramid and frivolous call for its boycott

Bollywood’s economic pyramid and frivolous call for its boycott

Many, even with their heads and hearts in the right place, but in their pursuit of boycotting the Mumbai film industry or Bollywood as the glamour circus is referred to in popular literature, forget that the ecosystem is not a single actor or individual, not two production houses, not four movies, not eight web series, … Read more

The 2022 Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards – in pictures – The Guardian

The 2022 Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards – in pictures – The Guardian

The 2022 Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards – in pictures  The Guardian Yolngu artist wins $100,000 for traditional weaving | NITV  SBS Master Arnhem Land artist Margaret Rarru Garrawurra wins top prize in 2022 NATSIAA’s with sweeping woven sail  ABC News Natsiaa 2022: Indigenous artist Rarru wins first prize with hand-woven sail  The Guardian Meet … Read more

‘The street is where everything unfolds’: Krass Clement’s unseen Belfast – in pictures | Art and design

‘The street is where everything unfolds’: Krass Clement’s unseen Belfast – in pictures | Art and design

In 1991, on a visit to Ireland and Northern Ireland, Krass Clement shot his landmark book, Drum, in just one evening in an Irish pub, using three and a half rolls of film. More than 30 years later Clement has revisited his archive and photographs he made in the same period. His new book, Belfast, … Read more