The timing of this film is perfect, just a few weeks after the launch of the Sea Island Coffee site. It’s beautifully art directed, shot and edited – it really reveals beautifully the artisanal process of coffee from start to end. A Film About Coffee is a love letter to, and meditation on, specialty coffee. It […]
Spanish Guitar genius – I always feel massively moved when I listen to this.
In Residence: Ricardo Bofill on Nowness.com How the Spanish Architect Built An Empire Out of a Disused Factory There are houses, and then there’s Ricardo Bofill’s house: a brutalist former cement factory of epic proportions on the outskirts of Barcelona, Spain. Straight from Nowness A grandiose monument to industrial architecture in the Catalonian town of […]
In Residence: Alexandre de Betak on Nowness.com Winding Down for the Holidays at the Visionary Show Producer’s Balearic Hideaway Straight from Nowness Fashion show producer, art director and designer Alexandre de Betak lounges in the sitting room of his remote island home in the northern Tramuntana hills of Majorca, in this month’s episode of In […]
In Residence: Piero Lissoni on Nowness.com The Modernist Maestro Relaxes at His Sun-Soaked Tuscan Summer House Straight from Nowness When building a Tuscan retreat for himself and his family, Piero Lissoni decided that simplicity was key. Visited by filmmaker Matthew Donaldson for today’s edition of In Residence, the Italian designer and architect created an elementary […]
Faceless people: I’ve been preoccupied with the notion of identity, non identity and taking on/stealing someone else’s identity. Identity can take on so many forms, a finger print, DNA, voice identity, iris identity, facial triangulation, internet and social footprints etc…. This can also be applied to brands. A passport isn’t a form of identity it’s a permit to travel. It’s […]