Art & Culture

Art & Culture blog featuring recent news, art, gallery openings, events and collection previews.

Hogan Rebel
Art & Culture, Fashion

Hogan Rebel: Max Levi Frieder

Footwear brand Hogan Rebel are already pretty well-known for their boundary pushing, individual take on urban style for your feet.  In a brand new project curated by Carlo Mazzoni, Hogan Rebel are celebrating  the creative rebels of the past and present in a new book entitled ‘The Rebel Journey’. One […]

Art & Culture, Lifestyle

A look at men’s spring Tailoring

Spring has arrived and along with it comes a change in the weather.  Although still fairly unsettled (depending on where you happen to be in the country), there is undoubtably more sunshine around and slightly higher temperatures.  One challenge brought by Spring is dressing for the temperature.  Mornings can still […]

Art & Culture

Unlock Art: Naked or Nude?

Is there a distinction between a ‘naked’ or a ‘nude’ body?  In the art world ‘nudes’ have been a celebrated subject matter for centuries.  They are not view rated or seen as perverse.  Take a topless girl in a lads mag and the reaction is somewhat different.  Why is that? […]

Art & Culture, Fashion

55DSL X Birkenstock

SS14 see’s a new collaboration between 55DSL, Arkitip, Birkenstock and artist Aaron De La Cruz.  This melting pot of creatives and boundary challenging brands was bound to come up with something special and here it is.  The capsule collection features the iconic Birkenstock sandal and has also inspired a new t-shirt and sweat. You will already […]

Art & Culture

#UnlockArt Women In Art

Why are all the ‘great’ artists men?  Is it because they are better painters?  If you had asked me this question at the beginning of last week then you may have got a slightly questionable response along those lines. Is there actually a hidden reason for the lack of representation […]