I definitely learned a lot.

I definitely learned a lot.

Amardeep S. has a new collection of photos out from across an improbable mix of locations: Arizona, Austria, Italy, Portland, San Francisco, Slovenia, Vancouver Island and Virginia. And one in New York. 

June 28 2015 / Art & Design
Studio Visit: 2DM Management

Studio Visit: 2DM Management

In the big fashion cities, photography agencies are islands unto themselves: they are the places where visionary photographers, stylists, art directors, models and magazines converge for all the world’s iconic editorial imagery. We visited our friends in Milan behind that city’s premiere agency and talk to its founder, Esmeralda Wagner.

June 28 2015 / Fashion
Over Japan in 35mm

Over Japan in 35mm

A Japanese road trip can be an adventure, but the best way to experience the archipelago from top to bottom is by plane. Alex Thomas has been seeing the sites from just next to the pilot’s seat for a while now and has shot some swoon-worthy scenery from Sapporo to Kumamoto in 35mm.

June 28 2015 / Travel
Explorist: Gabriel Flores

Explorist: Gabriel Flores

The sun-soaked photos of #Explorist Gabriel Flores always make us pine for the wide-open west. He loves Latin America, too, and took us along on a journey he made to Nicaragua for the opening of its first stand-alone burn clinic.

June 26 2015 / Travel
Explorist: Elise Mesner

Explorist: Elise Mesner

This Detroit-based #Explorist is well-known for the colorful, whimsical world she creates in her photography. We trace her sunshine roadtrip from Detroit to L.A. and back again.

June 24 2015 / Travel
Interview: Tereza Keel

Interview: Tereza Keel

You know Tereza without knowing Tereza, whether from our emails or from a walk in front of our store on Cary Street in Richmond. She’s one of our favorite models and has a fascinating life and story.

June 19 2015 / Culture
Explorist: Jennifer Hagler

Explorist: Jennifer Hagler

You might know this #Explorist as the stylist behind “A Merry Mishap.” She takes us along on her regular family escape, Oregon’s remote, placid and peaceful Cannon Beach.

June 19 2015 / Travel
Explorist: Duncan Wolfe

Explorist: Duncan Wolfe

Like a true #Explorist, this film director has made the entire world his home. For Go Explore, we ride along on his epic journey across Zanzibar by motorbike and on to Kenya.

June 17 2015 / Travel
City Island, Bronx

City Island, Bronx

Hanging precariously off the eastern coast of the Bronx is the sleepy fishing village of City Island. Though it is only an hour and a half away from the steely stare of Manhattan, it feels like a slice of idyllic New England.

June 17 2015 / Travel
Summer Bike Maintenance

Summer Bike Maintenance

Bike maintenance, like haircuts, should be a regular part of your routine. But just in case it’s been a while, we walk you through some simple steps for getting your bi-wheel beast ready for riding in the sun.

June 14 2015 / Culture
Interview: T O O O L S

Interview: T O O O L S

We talk design, William Morris and working for fun with the husband and wife duo behind TOOOLS.

June 14 2015 / Art & Design
Explorist: Sean Hotchkiss

Explorist: Sean Hotchkiss

This #Explorist dove headlong into the raw, expansive nature of this remote Nordic nation. Its culture and nature far exceeded his expectations.

June 12 2015 / Travel
Explorist: Molly Steele

Explorist: Molly Steele

Like a true #Explorist, Molly threw caution to the wind and hit the Australian Outback for three weeks with five people she’d never met before. The rest is history.

June 10 2015 / Travel
Melvin Way: Gaga City

Melvin Way: Gaga City

Art is always a question of perspective. As are life, truth and consciousness, for that matter. Melvin Way’s intricate, cryptic work is a rare look into the boundless intricacies—and elasticity—of existence.

June 07 2015 / Art & Design
Musculutropikkus

Musculutropikkus

Clément Pascal and sculptor-painter Édouard Nardon teamed up for a duo exhibition that opened this week at Magic. 

June 07 2015 / Art & Design
Studio Visit: Storefront for Community Design

Studio Visit: Storefront for Community Design

This summer, Storefront for Community Design is hosting Neighbors, a landmark meeting of architects and collaborative design professionals from around North America working to better their communities. We visited their Richmond studio this week in the lead up to the conference.

June 07 2015 / Art & Design
Explorist: Araceli Paz

Explorist: Araceli Paz

This Spanish-Chilean Explorist has visited the far corners of the globe with a special focus on food. For this year’s Go Explore, she shares a journey to the beguiling Atacama Desert, the driest on earth.

June 05 2015 / Travel
Explorist: Parker Fitzgerald

Explorist: Parker Fitzgerald

This Portland photographer well-known for his beautiful, evocative atmospheres is the epitome of the #Explorist. He shares one particularly transformative journey by foot across the highlands of Scotland and onto the remote Isle of Skye.

June 03 2015 / Travel
Niagara Falls in 35

Niagara Falls in 35

Few things are more iconically American than a road trip to Niagara Falls — that icon of resplendent and plentiful nature, and a powerful symbol of cooperation between Canada and the U.S. I set out by car a few Fridays ago from Richmond, Virginia, bent on seeing Niagara Falls and being back in time for work […]

May 31 2015 / Travel
Interview: Britt Hutchinson

Interview: Britt Hutchinson

If knitting had a renaissance earlier this decade, embroidery is ripe for one of its own. This quiet, unassuming artform usually associated with kindly grannies, easy chairs and pancake house-grade “Home Sweet Home” signs can be far more than kitch. Britt Hutchinson is a young artist who as Tinycup Needleworks is leading the way in […]

May 31 2015 / Art & Design