Alvar Aalto: In the Master’s Home

Alvar Aalto: In the Master’s Home

You may have seen me mention Alvar Aalto before, whether it be here or on my personal website, and over the weekend Nowness created this fantastic feature showcasing photography of the interior and exterior of the Alvar Aalto house in Helsinki, Finland. Alvar was a Finnish architect and designer, and was probably the most important Finnish architect of the 20th century. Not only did he design buildings, he …

This Must Be The Place, John Coffer

This Must Be The Place, John Coffer

A new series of short films by Ben Wu and David Usui of Lost & Found Films exploring the idea of home, what makes them, how they represent us, and why we need them. They began with Byun, a multi-media artist based in Brooklyn, NY. But I specifically picked out this one with John Coffer, an individual who left his normal day job to live off his own land in a simple and humble way. Students can pay to visit his workshops just …

Lights by Mark Borthwick

Lights by Mark Borthwick

Mark Borthwick is said to be one of the most influential alternative fashion photographers of our time and was a defining photographer of the 90’s. He’s helped magazines such as Purple, Self Service and AnOther bridge the gap between art and fashion, something that we see a lot of in the market today. This is a selection of his photography that really inspired me from a series titled Lights. There’s a beautiful array …

Set of Photography by Parker Fitzgerald

Set of Photography by Parker Fitzgerald

So today I’m returning to the work of Parker Fitzgerald and his inspiring imagery, and if I’m being completely honest it was only going to be a matter of time before we revisited such a talented photographer. There is something about Parker’s work that really does just strike a chord with me, perhaps it’s his eye for detail or wonderfully candid approach but every time I see …

The People Who Feed Us, Beekeeper Mary Woltz

The People Who Feed Us, Beekeeper Mary Woltz

A beautiful set of photography by Karon Wise, a New York based photographer who is highly acclaimed for her wedding photography. She was even voted as one of the top ten wedding photographers in the world, and rightly so looking at these cracking photos taken for The People Who Feed Us. Mary Woltz is the subject and we get a look at her bees, or ‘the girls’ as she likes to call them. Mary’s a beekeeper from …