Arvo Pärt – Stabat Mater

Composed in 1985, a commission of the Alban Berg Foundation.

Simple living on a narrowboat home

Floating home part of a community of narrowboats on London’s Regents Canal.

The Howling – Shortline

Video shot in 16mm. Directed by Adarsha Benjaminstarring, starring Nana Agypong and Ry Cuming.

Valentina – Ladders

Off Valentina’s debut EP Wolves. Accompanying visuals by Ben Reed.

Daughter – Youth (Live on 89.3 The Current)

Live performance by 3 piece folk band Daughter in the studios of 89.3 The Current.

Idokoro House

Idokoro House in Shizouka, Japan, designed by mA-Style Architects.

Valgeir Sigurðsson – A Take Away Show

Directed by François Clos & David Ctiborsky. Produced by François Clos for La Blogotheque.

Valdir Cruz

Black and white sculptural images by Brazilian photographer Valdir Cruz.

London Grammar – Wasting My Young Years

Music video for London Grammar – Wasting My Young Years, by directing duo Bison. Shot on 35mm film, using a camera rig consisting of 625 individual pinhole cameras exposed at the same time.

Mario Algaze

The quiet beauty and solitude of Latin America by Cuban-American photographer Mario Algaze.

James Blake – Live at Coachella 2013

James Blake’s full live set from Coachella 2013.

Dieter Rams’s Modernist home in Germany

A look into Dieter Rams’ home located outside of Frankfurt. Collection of images by photographer Philip Sinden.

Dim Lighting Sparks Creativity

“Darkness increases freedom from constraints, which in turn promotes creativity,” report Anna Steidle of the University of Stuttgart and Lioba Werth of the University of Hohenheim. A dimly lit environment, they explain in the Journal of Environmental Psychology, “elicits a feeling of freedom, self-determination, and reduced inhibition,” all of which encourage innovative thinking.

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Bosnian Rainbows – Morning Sickness

New song from the upcoming Bosnian Rainbows album debut.

Arthur Beatrice – Carter

Black and white video for the title track from London four-piece Arthur Beatrice‘s forthcoming Carter EP. Directed by Kate Moross.

Fe – Let It Go

Homemade video for “Let It Go” by London based Fe.