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Fondue

Fondue

Fondue’s highly communal nature made it the swingingest of foods around. With its warm, welcoming caquelon to be gathered ‘round like a campfire, and the bourguignonne’s long cook times, fondue made space for getting better acquainted.

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My Mother is a Contemporary Artist

My Mother is a Contemporary Artist

Any major art institution on the planet would be foolish to think that the essential nature of love between a mother and her child had ever been articulated so fully, so bizarrely, and so completely in a work of art.

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Restless Hours

Restless Hours

While in his late teens‚ Lasse Dearman was living in the west of Denmark‚ skateboarding with friends and shooting pictures of their tricks. He’s honed his skills over the years and now shoots album artwork and fashion‚ but always goes back to the energy‚ in-between places and sleepless nights of those early years. Restless Hours is Lasse’s […]

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Zio Baritaux

Zio Baritaux

Plants are vital and omnipresent‚ but until Zio Baritaux’s Strange Plants was published last year‚ it felt like the last time they had been written about imaginatively was in the Victorian era. The tactile‚ beautifully-designed book was an immediate smash hit and has already spawned a followup‚ Strange Plants II. In addition to her plant […]

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Elmgreen and Dragset

Elmgreen and Dragset

On a February day in 2012‚ on the so-called fourth plinth in London’s Trafalgar Square‚ the artist duo Elmgreen and Dragset revealed a statue of a delicate-looking little boy atop a rocking horse. The empty plinth was originally intended to host a sculpture of King William IV‚ but for various reasons the statue never materialized. The […]

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PK2015

PK2015

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Mike Skinner

Mike Skinner

Many would call him one of the most important voices in British music this century. After releasing his debut effort‚ Original Pirate Material as ​​The Streets in 2002‚ Mike Skinner dominated the charts with four more albums‚ until putting that moniker in the grave for good in 2011. That didn’t mean the end for Skinner […]

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Prison Food

Prison Food

I’m a KOMBO is devoted to the research of forms and imaginative expression as means to explore the act of dining. Founded by decorated chefs Bo Lindegaard and Lasse Askov‚ Copenhagen-based I’m a KOMBO fuses skill and imagination to create a new gastronomic universe.

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Building Block

Building Block

The first collection Jil Sander showed in Paris in the mid-1970s was a total critical miss. Deliberate minimalism in that frilly‚ chrome and earth tone decade was anathema—incomprehensible in the midst of oil crises and Vietnam. Over the intervening decades though‚ the object lessons of Dieter Rams‚ John Pawson‚ Tadao Ando and others have filtered down […]

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Yvette van Boven

Yvette van Boven

She is an Irish-born enigma with more titles than almost anyone‚ all with just one common denominator: food. Yvette cooks‚ writes‚ draws food and runs the Amsterdam riverside restaurant‚ Aan De Amstel‚ together with her husband‚ photographer Oof Verschuren.

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Plane Sight

Plane Sight

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Truck

Truck

Tokuhiko Kise is not complicated. As the maker behind Japan’s TRUCK Furniture‚ perhaps his strongest quality is that he knows how to make up his mind. There’s a lesson to be learned from this simplicity. We live in a time where we can be anything we want to be and information flows so freely that it seems […]

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Gert Jonkers

Gert Jonkers

He has become a legend in print circles over the past several years. The singular‚ lo-fi gay culture zine‚ BUTT‚ he co-founded with Jop van Bennekom in 2001 practically came to define ‘cult publication’ in the early internet age‚ and though its iconic pink pages are no longer in print‚ it is living quite the […]

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Soulland

Soulland

Silas and Jacob, who co-edited the issue alongside us, talk in free-form without filter about the chance beginnings of the brand, its roots in Scandinavian craftsmanship and the importance of adventure, friendship and the pure joy of creation.

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Hollywood Stars On My Pavement

Hollywood Stars On My Pavement

A new gallery is opening on Islands Brygge. The financial markets are still intact‚ so the sound has to be a little rough. When crisis kicks in‚ people go for the absolute hits‚ but at this point there is an urge to experiment.

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Guns

Guns

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America Is Dead

America Is Dead

These are the spaces left over from those hopeful old Space Age days—the malls and motels and modest old ’burbs. Growth outgrew them.

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Plain Type

Plain Type

A designer on the careful negotiation between type, designers and meaning.

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New Mexico

New Mexico

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+ Pool

+ Pool

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