In Bound by Night, Elegance Bratton captures a snapshot of the contemporary House Ballroom scene in America. It’s a scene which continues to be a place of community, boundless creativity, and fierce competition, and an underground society through which individuals can find family and fame. The images here include intimate portraits, street shots, behind-the-scenes preparations, and the runway battles themselves.
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Scenes from Milan. More photos coming soon!
Terrazzo Number 2, Spring 1989
Terrazzo (1988-1995, 10 issues) is special. Conceived by Barbara Radice and Ettore Sottsass, it offers a cross-cultural view on architecture, design, and daily living. In addition to large-format photos and illustrations of some of the most captivating projects from the 1960s through the time of publication, each issue features a thought-provoking editorial note from Radice, and “Travel Notes” by Sottsass.
Issue 2 features work by Andrea Branzi, Frank Gehry, Francesco Clemente, Robert Mapplethorpe, notes on “light” by Sottsass, and much more.
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Excited for our friends at Slow and Steady Wins the Race, who will be part of the US Pavilion at the Venice Biennale Architettura.
"OfficeUS, the American pavilion for the XIV Architecture Biennale, responds to the theme of Absorbing Modernity: 1914-2014 by focusing on the ways in which the space, structures, and protocols of the U.S. architectural office have participated in the construction of Modernity."
Read more here. Shop SSWTR at TOC here.
Thanks to all who came out for the launch of Project No. 8 Outpost - a 2-month-long installation at Table of Contents featuring selections and special projects from the New York-based retailer Project No. 8. Stop by the shop now through May 31 to check out the Outpost!
Comme des Garçons t-shirt, Acne Studios shorts, Y’s by Yohji Yamamoto shoes, Building Block bag, 3.1 Phillip Lim for Linda Farrow sunglasses.
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