All posts tagged “discusses”

Iván Navarro Eclipse Clock for the PK Shop: The New York-based artist discusses his latest sculpture, which blurs the abstract and functional

Iván Navarro Eclipse Clock for the PK Shop

An admirer of technology in all its forms, Chilean artist Iván Navarro struggles with the idea of being pigeonholed. Best known for his thought-provoking light-based sculptures, Navarro challenges himself to constantly evolve his practice so as……

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Salvatore Calabrese at The Cromwell, Las Vegas: The master bartender discusses what it means to make a signature cocktail menu around the world

Salvatore Calabrese at The Cromwell, Las Vegas


There are few people in the spirits world with a name as recognizable as Salvatore Calabrese. Yes, he held the world record for most expensive cocktail (pricey because of the rare, vintage cognac he used dating…

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Sting Discusses il Palagio’s Message in a Bottle: The iconic musician releases a delightful red wine from his expansive Tuscan estate

Sting Discusses il Palagio's Message in a Bottle


The 900 acre il Palagio estate, in the rolling hills of Tuscany, has long produced wine. When musician Sting and his wife, actress and producer Trudie Styler, purchased the…

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Interview: Experimental Designer Kiel Mead: The NYC-based creative discusses his aim to enhance the human experience

Interview: Experimental Designer Kiel Mead


Sponsored content: Capturing the spirit of the expression “one man’s trash is another man’s treasure,” designer Kiel Mead repurposes found objects into nostalgic gems. Born east of the Midwest, Mead relocated to New York to attend Pratt Institute. Transitioning from…

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Hakim El Hattab discusses the interactive and unexpected

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Hakim is a Swedish engineer who loves interactivity, graphics and animation. He’s also obsessed with the open web and pushing its development in unexpected directions.




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Interview: Sin Fang: The Icelandic musician discusses taking his sound from album to performance

Interview: Sin Fang


We’ve come to expect nothing short of wonderment from the Icelandic music that reaches global airwaves—expressive and exploratory, but with recognizable pop tinges. Sin Fang delivers all of the above and his 2013 album …

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Interview: Gary Taxali: The multi-media artist discusses balancing commercial and personal work and the perils of a blank white page

Interview: Gary Taxali


Art and commerce are traditionally thought of as opposing forces. Of course, this is especially true for artists who’s work lands on both advertisements and gallery walls. Finding inspiration from commercial work while maintaining a sense of integrity in the art world is…

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Interview: Peanut Butter Wolf: Founder of LA’s iconic Stones Throw records discusses creativity, artistic freedom and working with music legends

Interview: Peanut Butter Wolf


In 1996, Chris Manak—aka Peanut Butter Wolf—self-released “My Wold Premier,” a collaborative effort between him and his partner and close friend Charizma, who died three years previous in a carjacking. The release was deeply personal and…

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Sundance 2014: Kathryn Bostic: The composer of festival favorite “Dear White People” discusses her work and the film

Sundance 2014: Kathryn Bostic


A good score can unite a film, subtly enhancing key moments with flourishes to emotional beats or linking transitions elsewhere. There’s a refined balance between making the music powerful enough to be felt and resonant, while providing something in service to one of…

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Google developer discusses 2014’s hot industry topics

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Jake Archibald is a developer advocate at Google, working to develop and promote web standards and developer tools. Here, he discusses some of the industry’s hot topics.
    




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