Blog Post Category Archive (Anthropology)

  1. Screening tonight: The Cinematheque x The Contemporary Art Gallery: Art21

    The Cinematheque is delighted to present the Canadian theatrical premiere of this one-hour film, part of Art in the Twenty-First Century’s new season: “In small and tightly-knit Vancouver, artists reframe the world through a series of sophisticated illusions. By recreating

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  2. Until December 23/NYC-Patrick Parish Gallery: Doug Johnston

    Doug Johnston is one of our favourite modern artist+product designers. Why?  Because his work is thoughtful, and visually captivating.  It makes you admire the nice balance between good design taste and how natural beauty can truly be appreciated when it

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  3. The Freedom of Movement: Bio Suits

    4.3 billion years ago an ocean laps up to meet a shore on the planet Mars. Water, kilometers deep in places, fills a canyon the length of the United States. A dense atmosphere creates clouds just like we experience on

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  4. SS16: Saint Laurent

    The new Saint Laurent  SS16 menswear collection debuted yesterday paying homage to music, rebellion, and of course youth: ‘
This collection, entitled Surf Sound and subtitled “A Tribute to Contemporary Californian Surf Music Culture,” was Slimane’s riff on that home turf.

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  5. Zioxla: Strange Plants II

    Zioxla has just released Strange Plants II,  the second book in a series that celebrates plants in contemporary art designed by Folch Studio. This second book features the work of 30 artists, and explores what these artists think about plants and how

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  6. The Donald Judd House and Museum: 101 Spring

    Donald Judd was one of the first artists to move to Soho in 1968 during time when Soho was a derelict industrial neighbourhood. Over the next 25 years, Judd renovated his building on 101 Spring  floor by floor. He kept

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  7. 01 Magazine Issue No.9 – Contemporary Issue

    We are pleased to announce that 01 Magazine  No.9 – Contemporary Issue is finally up.  Enjoy! Featuring: Tom Dixon / Ingo Maurer / Rachel Cattle & Steve Richards / Arik Roper / BaseRange / Marten Elder / Doug Johnston / Zioxla

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  8. This Saturday/ Launch/Dance Party: 01 Magazine- No 9 Contemporary Issue

    If you are in Vancouver, join us this Saturday for the launch of 01 Magazine Issue No.9 – Contemporary. Dance party at the newly renovated Dunlevy Snackbar, with music by Nathalee Paolinelli, Jen Chiu and 01 Magazine, drink specials, beers

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  9. Esprit 80’s ads

    We take a look back-way way back- when corny poses was a trend in photo shoots, perms were cool and wearing bright vibrant colours and wild prints were super normal for everyone. Check out the funny Esprit Ads from the

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  10. Video: Last Days Here- Pentagram documentary(2011)

    Watch this documentary on Pentagram frontman Bobby Liebling.  It’s touching, powerful, riveting… “Last Days Here” follows Bobby Liebling, lead singer of Pentagram, an Alexandria, Virginia-based heavy metal group founded in 1971 and active sporadically throughout the following four decades. At

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  11. Documentary: Wild Combination a portrait of Arthur Russell(2008)

    One of the best music documentaries I have seen in a while about the late musical genius Arthur Russell by New York filmmaker Matt Wolf.  A remarkable story worth watching. Watch the trailer below: Purchase here. Thanks Alan!

  12. ANTHROPOLOGY MUSEUM, MEXICO

    The Museo Nacional de Antropologia in Mexico City is one of the most important museums in Mexico and houses one of the world’s largest collections of archaeological and anthropological artifacts dating from prehispanic Mayan civilizations to the Spanish conquest. It was designed by Pedro

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