Tag: brooklyn

Preserving Community Through Art with Latifah Ford

Preserving Community Through Art with Latifah Ford

By Chelsea Booth   When Latifah Ford isn’t creating her own work, she’s busy painting murals in Brooklyn. Her work is vibrant, bursting with color and soul. And unlike many of the colorful new murals in Brooklyn that are commissioned by real estate companies to […]

Get to Know Harry Martin, The Man Reviving The Roller Disco

Get to Know Harry Martin, The Man Reviving The Roller Disco

By Ariana Hwang At House of Yes, 2018 no longer feels like 2018. Donna Summer’s “Last Dance” is playing. And men and women are coated in glitter circling a crowded room in four-wheeled roller skates. Everyone’s boogieing to the old school music spinning from a […]

Finding Beauty Everywhere at Afropunk

Finding Beauty Everywhere at Afropunk

By Chelsea Booth Fashion icon Hedi Slimane once told Vanity Fair that the most stylish woman in the world is “some unknown girl on the dance floor.” But even if you could have taken the most stylish unknown person from every dance floor in the […]

Mad Hatter’s Bus Vlog

Mad Hatter’s Bus Vlog

By Ariana Hwang Ever wonder what an Alice in Wonderland party would look like inside a London double-decker bus? Here’s your one-way ticket to the most magical cocktail party in Bushwick. Book your Mad Hatter experience! https://www.madhattersbus.com/

New Vlog

New Vlog

By Ariana Hwang Back at it with another vlog! Follow Alejandro and I as we go around thrifting inside Bushwick’s Urban Jungle and then later, sit down to eat at a sexually themed Japanese restaurant called Kenka.

Sick of Suburbia — Why Long Island Sucks

Sick of Suburbia — Why Long Island Sucks

By Ariana Hwang   There are so many homes on every street Piling into lines so neat, but I won’t fold into these lives, I’m too drunk on that Suburban smell, to know which one of them is mine – The Districts (“Suburban Smell”)   […]

Get on Board: The Skate Kitchen and The Kills

Get on Board: The Skate Kitchen and The Kills

All Photos By Brielle Tumbarello By Chelsea Booth   It’s a feeling that female skateboarders are often denied:   The ease of walking into a skatepark with an inherent sense of belonging— the confidence of knowing it doesn’t matter if you shred, suck, or are […]

Q&A: No Wonders and Their Debut EP

Q&A: No Wonders and Their Debut EP

By Chelsea Booth In their debut self-titled EP, No Wonders authentically capture the uncertain nature of early adulthood; that period of time where you are no longer an adolescent, but you’re not quite an adult yet either.   Taking influences from bands like Whirr, Bombay […]

Rock That’s Too Tough to Kill: A Place to Bury Strangers and Surfbort

Rock That’s Too Tough to Kill: A Place to Bury Strangers and Surfbort

By Chelsea Booth All Photos By Brielle Tumbarello   A Place To Bury Strangers (APTBS) have long been hailed as New York’s loudest band and during their release show for their fifth album Pinned, APTBS proved themselves not as New York’s loudest band, but instead as […]

New Vlog: Dream Machine 2018

New Vlog: Dream Machine 2018

By Ariana Hwang   Here’s a vlog I made for Dream Machine. Follow me around this immersive exhibit in Williamsburg. Buy tickets to Dream Machine HERE