We've arrived a point where influential vestimentary design and expression that fashion houses and magazines previously laid claim on, is filtered without nuance and sold through celebrity, aspiration and commerce. Where does that leave inspiration for individual style?
Graffiti as the people's voice. And they're all over the city of Athens. What do these artifacts mean in contemporary cityscape?
The Famished Road tells the story of a spirit-child called Azaro, the protagonist and narrator, who decides to stay in the world of the living, primarily because of his great love for his mother. Draped in beautiful prose that adapts the oral storytelling tradition of Africa, the story expands conventional boundaries of the ‘real’.
Coetzee creates a narrative of sharply defined characters – unforgettable in their distinctness – ordinarily extraordinary. Disgrace is one of those books which gives you a window into the lives of people in a country with a history, culture and perspectives entirely different from your own.
How can we presume to grasp at a sliver of an understanding, of a place or its people, when we're merely visitors who came for the confetti and the cotton candy?
Weekends in Coorg are usually normcore for folks who travel with a moderate frequency. However, earlier last year was my first visit to this beautiful place.
When the previous night's inebriated plans have you driving off into a Saturday sunrise with an inadequately packed bag and two shutterbugs in tow, you could perhaps expect somewhat of an unorthodox weekend...
Art as a movement from an aesthetic representation of a moment in time, to the frozen expression of transitory intellectual opinion or argument.
For the culturally clueless, it is a bit of a gamble when it comes to choosing the exact place to spend vacation time that you’ve carefully squirreled away like a rodent with a hoarding habit. The conundrum in my case however, was successfully resolved with all logistical answers pointing to the general direction of Thailand.
Café de Flore is a tortuous film that is more of a mishmash of a lot of things like dreams, reincarnation, fantasies, hallucination and flashbacks.