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See Photos from Our "Iris" Screening Last Night with Kate Spade New York and BAM

See Photos from Our
Last night Paper hosted a screening of the upcoming Albert Maysles documentary Iris with Kate Spade New York, BAMCinematek and the film's legendary style-icon subject herself, Iris Apfel. Wearing a cow-skin coat, Apfel held court on a panel discussion moderated...… Read Full Story

Author Johann Hari Knows How to End the War On Drugs

Eighty percent of Americans agree that the war on drugs has failed. And Johann Hari has done something about it.Johann Hari has written an important and powerful  book that reads like a thriller and gives us all we need to... Read Full Story
art Update: The Tonya Harding/Nancy Kerrigan Museum Is Up and Running

Update: The Tonya Harding/Nancy Kerrigan Museum Is Up and Running

Last month we wrote about a new museum coming to Williamsburg that's dedicated to the demented saga of Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan and, after much fanfare, Brooklyn's newest cultural institution has finally opened its doors! The museum, which... Read Full Story

See Miley, Beyoncé and Leo Transformed Into Figures From Art Masterpieces

Ryan Gosling in a portrait of Emperor Franz Joseph I by an unknown artistTaking a page from Kehinde Wiley, the web has been obsessed lately with mashing up modern celebs and historical paintings. Previously, we introduced you to a Tumblr... Read Full Story

Rihanna Shares New Music for 4/20

Photo via Instagram.You'll have to forgive Rihanna for being a day late posting this dreamy new track off her upcoming for 4/20 -- it's just that she was acting as as bridesmaid in her beloved assistant's weed wedding and further... Read Full Story
Inside the Hot Pink Barbie Bungalow of Artists,

Inside the Hot Pink Barbie Bungalow of Artists, "Cyberfeminists" and Real-Life Couple Signe Pierce and Alli Coates

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art The Strange Allure of Empty Film Posters

The Strange Allure of Empty Film Posters

What do you get when you remove all of the recognizable branding and stars from a movie poster? Delightful weirdness. The work of French artist Madani Bendjellal, by way of Its Nice That, these empty film posters highlight both the... Read Full Story

Waka Flocka Flame Has Officially Declared His Candidacy For President

Watch your back, Hillary -- Waka Flocka Flame is joining the 2016 presidential race. Appropriately, the Atlanta rapper released his official campaign video on 4/20 and it looks like he's up for the challenge. With DJ Whoo Kid as his... Read Full Story

Hear Kurt Cobain Cover the Beatles' "And I Love Her"

One of the most poignant discoveries Brett Morgan made as he excavated a storage facility full of Kurt Cobain's stuff -- stuff that would become the building blocks of his brutal and beautiful documentary Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck... Read Full Story

Here's the Trailer For the New Documentary On Martin Margiela

"By not showing his identity, I think that Martin Margiela became more exciting," fashion critic Suzy Menkes says in the trailer for The Artist Is Absent: A Short Film On Martin Margiela. "People wondered what he was like. There... Read Full Story