Category: Avant Garde

Art, Avant Garde, Fashion, Womens Fashion

Germany Influences Prada A/W 2014

Prada. Every season is something out of the box. Sometimes making us question if the pieces should stay in the box. According to Style.com, Miucca Prada took inspiration from German artist Joseph Beuys: His extensive work is grounded in concepts of humanism, social philosophy and anthroposophy; it culminates in his “extended definition of art” and the idea of social sculpture as …

Avant Garde, Fashion

Nipples On the Runway – NSFW?

While living in Minneapolis a few years ago I found myself deep in prudish conversation about nudity on the runway. A naked model might not be your thing, but it certainly isn’t pornography. The conversation was actually about a sheer blouse with no bra – which I personally find tres chic. Even if the owner …

Art, Avant Garde, Music, Politics, Religion, Uncategorized

Whores’ Glory & musics.

Whore’s Glory came out way back in 2011, but only recently did I find it on Netflix.  Here’s a snippit with the beautiful soundtrack. Where we meet (whores’ glory poem) Maike Rosa Vogel feat. Konstantin Gropper and sounds sort of folky but young, indie, electronica, ect according to last.fm. Sometime around 2008 I watched a similar …

Avant Garde, Music, Noises, Photography

Noises: Ghosts, a Free LP, and Unrelated Imagery from Ulrike Biets

Welcome to the land of Ghosts. Melodic, disjointed, ambient, and a little bit crunchy. The following jam is off of the LP “Future Grooves vol 2”  which came out in 2012 and is available for free on Bandcamp. Here is “Watching You Go” by Ghosts. Other songs to check out on the LP are: Delta X – Don’t …

Avant Garde, Music, Noises

NOISES FROM HELLO SKINNY

Day number uno after my last day of my previous employment. I’ve been cleaning (yuck), reading up on project management, and dicking around on the internet. Today I have for you music talent full of of ambient, jazzy, weird noises that I have discovered a few months back. Hello Skinny – Hello Skinny

Art, Avant Garde, Fashion, Music, Photography, Shopping, Womens Fashion

DAILY ROUNDUP POST 1/18/13

I figured that I should try to write something daily even when I didn’t have time for a really serious post. I have to go to work in a few hours so I’m going to break down some things that have been in my head and on  the tips of my fingers. 1. Today I …

Avant Garde, Fashion, Womens Fashion

Yohji Yamamoto S/S 2013

Spring is on it’s way. Yohji Yamamoto shows us once again that it’s perfectly okay to say fuck the rules. The show starts off gloomy. Granted there are white looks, but they’re perfectly tattered and over shadowed by the bright red and heavy use of black. It’s sad, tough, and feminine at the same time. …

Avant Garde, Fashion, Shopping

A/W 2012 NU NOIR STYLE DEALS PART 1

This style is my current favorite (my own S/S 2013 collection would probably fit into that category) so here are some choice picks of beautiful garments on sale or (relatively)inexpensive. My first suggestion is to grab this Rick Owen skirt for $573 (Was $1,041). The skirt portion is a rayon/wool blend, made in Italy. I’m …