Five emerging Brazilian design studios to watch from SP-Arte

Although best known as Brazil‘s leading art fair, this week’s SP-Arte also provides a platform for young designers. Contributor Benoit Loiseau selects his highlights of the ones to watch.

Every April, the international art world flocks to São Paulo for SP-Arte.

But at this year’s festival, which takes place from 11 to 15 April at the city’s the Bienal Pavilion, a number of emerging Brazilian designers and studios presented new collections.

From the range of different furniture and product designs on show, we’ve rounded up five studios to keep an eye on: Continue reading

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Available Now: Air Jordan 11 Low WMNS Rose Gold

Spring is in full force (well maybe not in the East Coast) and Jordan Brand has just dropped their second Air Jordan 11 Low of the season following the release of the Emerald/Iridescent pair on Easter weekend. However, this time around JB has dropped a pair exclusively for the women adding to their already impressive list of releases for 2018.

Appropriately dubbed the Rose Gold colorway, this Air Jordan 11 Low features a soft Sail nubuck upper with vibrant Metallic Red Bronze (Rose Gold) detailing hitting the shimmering mudguard, as well as the branding on the tongue and heel. Lastly we have a white midsole sitting atop a translucent rose gold outsole to complete the look. Continue reading

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Moor Mother, Yves Tumor, Shirley Collins, The Ex and more to play Supersonic 2018

Birmingham’s leading festival of experimental music and arts.

Yves Tumor, Shirley Collins, The Ex and more artists are set to play Supersonic 2018.

Legendary accordionist Mario Batkovic, Wolves in the Throne Room and Gazelle Twin have also been announced for the three-day Birmingham festival, with guest curator Robert Aiki Aubrey booking a handful of acts that includes FACT favorite Moor Mother.

Talks, discussions, workshops, screenings and exhibitions are also planned for the weekend, which takes place in Digbeth, Birmingham on June 22-24. Pick up tickets from the Supersonic site. Continue reading

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