PLAY | M.I.A. Mix

M.I.A.’s music always has the best and most interesting samples, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t rad remixes of her tracks out there. Take a moment to listen to some of BAMIN’s (Build And Make It Now) favorite M.I.A. songs and remixes. Though if we had to pick, we’re a little partial to the “Royals” and “Paper Planes” mash-up.

MOMENTS | Link up: Nike +  R.T. Air Force 1, Vivienne Westwood x Anti-Fracking, BANKS, Le1f’s Music Video “Boom”, Josef Albers

Staying relevant on the go.

1. “I come from the street. I’m in high fashion couture, and that’s my success. But it wasn’t planned. It just came naturally. I’ve got couture clients and I’ve got young generation. And I never forget about the young generation.” – Riccardo Tisci
The Nike +  R.T. Air Force 1 collection hits stores today. The Fader interviews Givenchy’s Riccardo Tisci on his collaboration with Nike and on designing something that pushes new boundaries.

MOMENTS | Link up: Dries Van Noten Exhibition, Google Maps-Inspired Prints, Arcade Fire Covers Prince, Mykki Blanco x Princess Nokia, Modern Art As Architecture

Staying relevant on the go.

1. Dazed Confused Magazine interviews Dries Van Noten to discuss Van Noten’s sensory-laden exhibition at Paris’s Musée des Arts Décoratifs.  
A series of rooms showcase all the art, sculptures, videos, paintings and works of other designers that have influenced Van Noten’s 30-year repertoire. Among the works are Nick Cave’s “Bunny Boy” and Japanese artist Makoto Azuma’s digitally manipulated flora, making the exhibition a merger of art and fashion.