Fashion & Art, features

Berlin’s Collaboration Culture: Melisa Minca x TBM

While New York is known as the city that never sleeps, Berlin is the city that keeps on creating. Amidst the kebab shops scattered across the nitty-gritty streets of Neukölln, and graffiti-covered walls of Kreuzberg, Berlin has boasted affordable housing, a low cost of living and a flourishing creative scene. We speak to Bratislavan, upcycling […]

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Sasha Gransjean Uses Humour to Make Social Commentary in Photo Series

Sasha Gransjean is a new media artist, photographer & award-winning filmmaker, currently based between Los Angeles and Shanghai. Working with various forms of visual media, Sasha’s current works explore the idolization of consumerism and digital vs. physical trash. In ‘Hollywood Hell’ & ‘Trashy Selfies’ Sasha presents vital social commentary that makes us question our own […]

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Fashion & Art, features

ByMelianJ: ‘INDIVIDUALITY’ Upcycling Denim Collab Celebrating Fearlessness

Melian and Kalyn are two LA-based multifaceted artists who collaborated on a reconstructed denim collection titled ‘Individuality’, under the umbrella of Melian’s current bespoke fashion label ByMelianJ. Both artists take pride in drifting between multiple fashion platforms from styling to modeling and even live performative art as well. Join me in conversation with Melian and […]

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Fashion & Art, features

Power Dressing with The Black Market x Melisa Minca

The evolution of women in the workforce peaked during World War II. Working women were everywhere: steering the wheels of trucks, welding metal parts for war machines, and completing labor-intensive tasks in factories. Like any job, it came with challenges such as dealing with the male gaze and negotiating pay. And a huge part of […]

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