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Get to Know Holly Herndon's Privacy Art and Activism

Get to Know Holly Herndon's Privacy Art and Activism
(photo by Suzy Poling)Our conversation between a collection of artists and activists and the imprisoned Chelsea Manning is an exciting and important installment in the ongoing debate about privacy and the changing nature of digital lives, but Manning isn't the only...… Read Full Story

Acne's New Campaign Star Is An 11-Year-Old Boy In Heels

Acne's latest model, ironically, has nary a pimple -- but that's probably because he hasn't even hit puberty yet. That's right, the Stockholm-based studio's latest campaign star is Frasse Johansson, the 11-year-old son of Creative Director Jonny Johansson, who dons a... Read Full Story

At Home With Ethan Bortnick, the 14-Year-Old Piano Prodigy and Multimillion-Dollar Philanthropist

Being a child prodigy is good business. That much is evident from the sprawling, vaguely Mediterranean residence of 14-year-old piano sensation Ethan Bortnick and his family. And though he's racked up multiple appearances on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno... Read Full Story

Slightly Shaken: James Bond's Legacy Of Racism

photo by Matteo Prandoni/BFAEver since some Sony emails were leaked about potential new James Bond actors, everyone's been in a tizzy about incredibly versatile actor, part-time grime MC and all-around beautiful person Idris Elba being one of the spy frontrunners.... Read Full Story

Premiere: Angel Haze and Kwamie Liv Get Animated In "Pleasure This Pain" Video

In the animated video for their new single "Pleasure This Pain," Angel Haze and Kwamie Liv go on a road trip that turns into a kaleidoscopic shoot-out. Fortunately, the two got along much better in real life, with Haze telling... Read Full Story

Your Guide to Avoiding the Onset of Fall With Netflix's New Movies

The end is nigh. Labor Day weekend is coming up, and with it the return of children to school, color to the leaves, and a chill to the air that means only one thing: time to retreat from the outside... Read Full Story

Kool A.D. Forecasts Your September Horoscopes

VIRGOGet a flip phone. Eat a dragon fruit. Watch some Charles Manson interviews. Listen to the Beach Boys. Put some dog shit in a paper bag, light it on fire and put it in front of a police station. Go... Read Full Story

"We Are At the Very Beginning of a New Epoch:" Chelsea Manning On the Luxury of Privacy

Heather Dewey-Hagborg's forensic DNA phenotype of Chelsea Manning. The sex parameter was left out of the process.PAPER is proud to present this conversation between an affiliation of artists and activists and Chelsea Manning -- the former military intelligence analyst who... Read Full Story

The Stranger Could Be You: Artist Heather Dewey-Hagborg on Her Chelsea Manning DNA Portrait

If you're doing a story on someone you can't photograph -- say, because she's serving a 35-year sentence in a military prison -- your best bet might be contacting artist Heather Dewey-Hagborg. As we put together our September issue's feature... Read Full Story

Filmmaking on the Edge: History and Highlights from The Provincetown International Film Festival

Photo of a Storm Trooper walking through ProvincetownMajor film festivals, like Toronto, Sundance and Tribeca, started with mission and community-driven ideals -- bringing new films to a local audience, or encouraging independent films -- and while the heart of those... Read Full Story