MOMENTS | Link up: Artists Support Ukraine, Maison Martin Margiela x Mykita, Lolawolf x A$AP Rocky, Hot Chip Covers William Onyeabor, Macro Photographs Of Butterfly Wings
Staying relevant on the go.
1. Protest Vladimir Putin and the troops in Crimea with your art via the new online initiative Artists Support Ukraine. Submit your work with #supportukraine.
So far, artists like Fred Tomaselli, Artur Zmijewski, and Russian art collective AES+F have made contributions to the project.
2. Maison Martin Margiela’s secret secretive collaboration with eyewear brand Mykita will be “historical eyeglass forms translated into the contemporary context”. Keep an eye out for them at Mykita and MMM stores on April 17th.
3. Lolawolf, a synthpop trio led by Zoë Kravitz, has a new video out for single “Jimmy Franco”. Though A$AP Rocky doesn’t rap in the song, you can watch his fine-as-hell self flirt with Zoë Kravitz.
5. Photographer and trained biochemist Linden Gledhill took stunning macro photographs of butterfly and moth wings to reveal the complexity of the scale-like patterns on these tiny creatures.
[Photo sources: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5]