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Photo: Icarius Project


Photo: Ignacio Lozano

Iconic Conversations

Can you conceive any similarity between the characters depicted in classic artworks and contemporary hip-hoppers? Cecilia Azcarate proves that a conversation between hip hop and art before the 16th century is not only possible, but somehow legitimate. Her comparative exercise relies mainly on body adornments such as tattoos and nose-rings, continuing with accessories such as medal pendants and fur collars. I find these connections smart, funny, creative, impressive – which is a 1st class salad!


Left: detail of Christ Blessing surrounded by a Donor Family. Unknown German Painter 1560 – Right: Kanye West

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Left: The Adoration of the Magi.Hugo van der Goes. Netherlandish. Late 15th century. Right: Wiz Khalifa

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Left: Detail of 1500 Tapiserie - Right: Boychild


Left: Detail of ”The Martyrdom of Saint Lawrence,” oil on wood, by Masters of the Acts of Mercy (Austrian, Salzburg, c. 1465) Right: ASAP Ferg


Left: Male Ancestor. 1st–4th century. Mesoamerica. Nayarit  - Right: Young Thug


Left: Quentin Massys. Ecce Homo-1520 – Right: 2 Chainz

White Light

White light, the V MAN editorial, shows once again that an all white outfit would be an excellent choice for menswear. Among my favorites: the Jil Sander jacket in the first pic and the Duckie Brown ensemble in the last one.

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Photo: Ben Lamberty/ styling: Julian Antetomaso/ model: Bastian Thiery/ images via


Everybody Get Sporty!

Define Sporty! Well, it depinds: oversized cartoonish sneakers at Raf Simons, sporty pointed-toe pumps at Dior, granny chic sneakers at Chanel, surprising styles on the street.


Streetwear by Tommy Ton

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Chanel Couture Spring 2014

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Chanel Couture Spring 2014

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Prada S/S 2014


Streetwear by thesartorialist

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Rick Owens Fall 2014

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Rick Owens Fall 2014
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Raf Simons Fall 2014

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Raf Simons Fall 2014

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Dior Fall 2014 RTW

Dior vs. Dior


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Dior Couture by Raf Simons, Spring 2014/ photo: Sonny Vandevelde

Dries Van Noten x Fernando Cabral

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Dries Van Noten Spring 2014 in Novembre magazine/art direction: Florence Tétier/ photo: Nicolas Coulomb/ styling: Georgia Pendlebury/ model: Fernando Cabral/all clothes: Dries Van Noten, socks: Falke/ images via

McDonalds Mania


Street art

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