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MOMENTS | Link up: Artist Anders Giennestad, Heather Huey, Lorde x Hunger Games, Kendrick Lamar Short Film, Artist Laurent Gongora

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1. Norweigan stencil artist Anders Gjennestad painted a shadowy optical illusion on the side of an old school for the Memorie Urbane street art festival in Italy.

2. Here’s a look at Heather Huey’s dark one-of-kind sculptural headpieces.

3. Kendrick Lamar will debut m.A.A.d., a 14-minute short film inspired by his good kid, m.A.A.d city album, at Sundance NEXT Fest in Los Angeles.

4. Lorde will be curating the soundtrack for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1.

5. Installation artist Laurent Gongora’s series Les Cascadeurs attached 24 geometric metal elements to the rock behind the Cascade de Vaucoux to “redraw” the shape of the waterfall.

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MOMENTS | Link up: Bold Patterns Trend Report, Artist Arne Quinze, Jenny Lewis The Voyager Wine, Chance The Rapper, Photographer Oleg Oprisco

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1. The real individual knows there are no rules in fashion. Style.com reports on going against the norm. We’re all for mixing and matching different patterns.

2. Artist and event curator Arne Quinze created this striking mural of classic Greek statues on massive shipping crates.

3. Music and wine. Obvious combo. Jenny Lewis’s new LP, The Voyager, comes out this week, and it has its own wine too.

4. Listen to Chance The Rapper’s cover of "Wonderful Everyday: Arthur"  (yes, the theme from the cartoon series) theme song. The track also features contributions from Jessie Ware, Wyclef Jean, Elle Varner, and Frances & the Lights, among others.

5. Photographer Oleg Oprisco’s conceptual photography is absolutely gorgeous. Oprisco collects and uses props, costumes, and other items from flea markets and resale shops.

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MOMENTS | Link up: Vuk Vidor’s Art History Meets Fashion, Balmain On Rihanna, “Loiter Squad” Comedy Show, FKA twigs “Pendulum”, Artist Sophie Kahn

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1. It’s #WordWeek over at AnOther Magazine. Inspired by Vuk Vidor's Art History work, which uses each line of the mural to list an artist’s trademark, the publication made a fashion version of Vidor’s work.

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2.  In his interview with the IndependentBalmain's Olivier Rousteing called Rihanna this generation’s version of the 80s and 90s supermodel.

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3. Listen to FKA twigs’s new song “Pendulum”, and it’s "one of [her] favourite songs on [her] record".

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4. Watch Earl Sweatshirt and Tyler, The Creator in this new sketch from Odd Future's "Loiter Squad" comedy show. “Loiter Squad” is a parody of A&E’s "Beyond Scared Straight".

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5. Multimedia artist Sophie Kahn merges 3D printing with classical sculpting techniques to create sculptures of fragmented female bodies. 

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MOMENTS | Link up: Cara and Cecile Delevingne’s Topshop Campaign, Twin Peaks Wild Onion, Matthew Dear  “Pawn In Their Game”, German artist Michel Lamoller

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1. It’s here! Watch Cara and Cecile Delevingne’s spectacularly goofy Topshop campaign video.

2. Love. Andreja Pejic, fashion’s most successful androgynous and non-gender conforming model, has come out as transgender.

3. Listen to this free stream of Twin Peaks’ upcoming album Wild Onion. The stream is available until August 4 via Pitchfork Advance.

4. Then listen to Matthew Dear’s bright and playful new song “Pawn In Their Game”.

5. Sculpture-meets-photography. German artist Michel Lamoller’s series, “tautochronos” transforms 2D spaces into three-dimensions. Lamoller takes multiple photographs of the same place at different times before layering them to carve out a new form.   

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MOMENTS | Link up: Don’t Stop Now: Fashion Photography Next Exhibition, Alexander Wang FW14 Campaign, Azealia Banks “Heavy Metal and Reflective”, Airhead THUMP, Paper Play by Gingko Press

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1. Don’t Stop Now: Fashion Photography Next is a new exhibition at FOAM Amsterdam. The show celebrates some of the best contemporary fashion photographers, such as Robi Rodriguez, Harley Weir, Jamie Hawkesworth and Julia Hetta.

2. Here’s a look at Alexander Wang’s FW14 campaign, shot by photographer Steven Klein.

3. Listen to Azealia Banks’s new single “Heavy Metal and Reflective”.

4. Rob McAndrew, guitarist and collaborator for James Blake, makes music under the name Airhead. Listen to the multi-instrumentalist’s new EP THUMP.

5. Check out Paper Play, a new book that explores the use of paper in contemporary art and design.

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MOMENTS | Link up: Luella Bartley x Zoë Taylor, Opening Ceremony Opens London Store, Danny Brown x Rustie, Diplo Remixes Madonna, Photographer Erik Saulitis

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1. Take a look at Luella Bartley and illustrator Zoë Taylor graphic story collaboration.  The Girl Who Fell to Earth is a fairy tale “of feminism and freedom”.

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2. Opening Ceremony’s Carol Lim discussed the brand’s new Max Lamb-designed store in London.

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3. Danny Brown and Rustie collaborated for new track “Attak”. Listen to it via SoundCloud.

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4. Watch Diplo remix Madonna’s 1987 hit "La Isla Bonita". The remix also features Madonna’s reworking of the song’s opening line to include a Major Lazer shoutout.

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5. Photographer Erik Saulitis took silhouetted images of dancers to capture the dynamism in their movements.

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MOMENTS | Link up: FW14 Campaign References, Kate Moss x Stella McCartney, Dirty Beaches Stateless Teaser, Elizabeth Olsen “Go Ahead”, Vik Muniz Paper Mirrors

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1. Curious about all the references that have popped up in all the FW14 campaigns? Well, Dazed And Confused did all the hard work for you. In GIF-form too.

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2. Kate Moss stars in Stella McCartney’s dream-like Mert & Marcus-lensed Winter 2014 ad campaign.

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3. Watch the talented Elizabeth Olsen sing Rilo Kiley's “Go Ahead” in this clip from the Jenny Lewis-scored film Very Good Girls.

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4. Alex Zhang Hungtai of Dirty Beaches made this teaser trailer for his upcoming LP Stateless.

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5. #TBT to Vik Muniz’s Paper Mirrors series. The artist’s paper collages recreated classic paintings from the 19th century with torn up magazines, advertising campaigns, and comic books.

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MOMENTS | Link up: Phoebe English x Dover Street Market NY, Hood By Air Pre-Spring 2015, Low Covers “I’m On Fire”, Spoon “Inside Out” Video, Artist Azuma Makoto

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1. Check out London-based designer Phoebe English’s in-store installation at Dover Street Market New York.

2. Here’s an exclusive look at Hood By Air’s Pre-Spring 2015. Read about Shayne Oliver’s plan for the downtown art-meets-street style-meets-fashion brand’s future.

3. Low, the band responsible for the best cover of Rihanna’s “Stay”, just released a cover of Bruce Springsteen’s “I’m On Fire”. Listen to it here.  

4. Watch Spoon’s new video for new slow-burn single “Inside Out”.

5. Artist Azuma Makoto took his elaborate flower installations to the next level by sending them up into the stratosphere.

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MOMENTS | Link up: Kanye West Gems, David Lynch Fashion Designer, Diplo Remixes Lorde’s “Tennis Court”, The Weeknd “King Of The Fall”, Artist Artur Bordalo

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1. “Carine Roitfeld is the Walt Disney of Tumblr.” – Kanye West

Is there anything more perfect than a Kanye quote? The Fader did everyone a solid and put together a list of the greatest hits from Kanye’s GQ cover story.

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2. David Lynch—director, visual artist, musician, actor, and author—is now a fashion designer too. Lynch collaborated with Live The Process to make a line of activewear for women.

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3. Listen to Diplo’s remix of Lorde’s “Tennis Court”.

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4. Then check out The Weeknd’s new track “King Of The Fall”.

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5. Rail art? Portuguese artist Artur Bordalo has a series that uses the horizontal lines of railroad tracks as a canvas for bright neon street art.

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MOMENTS | Link up: Fashion Short Film, Unconventional Photographers, FKA twigs x Lucki Eck$ “Ouch Ouch” Video, James Blake Debuts New Track, Modular Kaleidoscopic Installation

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1. Watch this fashion short film by Gregory Harris and Maria Gordillo. The Jim Jarmusch-inspired short lets your imagination explore the film’s absent sounds—from traffic noises to spinning vinyl.

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2. Here are four photographers who have taken photography beyond its usual conventions.

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3. Watch FKA twigs and Lucki Eck$’s video for “Ouch Ouch”.

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4. As part of his ongoing residency at BBC Radio 1, James Blake debuted a new untitled track. Listen to it via BBC.

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5. Masakazu Shirane and Saya Miyazaki created Wink Space, a modular installation comprised of kaleidoscopic mirrors. The polyhedron was also connected entirely by zippers. 

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