Design

Design

Why Is 'Boob Art' Absolutely Everywhere?

When does an #aesthetic become a virtue signal?
Emma Specter
6.17.19
Design

A Brief History of the Zipper, One of Fashion's Most Significant Innovations

Over 125 years old, the zipper's impact on fashion cannot be overstated.
Colby Mugrabi
3.7.19
agenda

Hong Kong is Raging Against the Dying of its Neon Lights

Bit by bit, Hong Kong is taking down the visual identity it has held for years - but not without resistance
Oliver Lunn
12.3.18
GARAGE House of Horrors

Inside the World of Designer Coffins

Specialized coffin designers reflect a desire for more personal touches in the afterlife.
Pippa Wysong
10.25.18
Design

Appreciating the Amazingly Tacky Aesthetics of 80s East Asian Pop Cassettes

Rediscovering the pastel-hued albums of yesterday.
Adi Renaldi
7.14.18
PROFILES BY VICE

This 'Shoe Surgeon' Makes $10,000 Custom Sneakers from Scratch

VICE went to designer Dominic Chambrone’s studio in LA to see how the shoemaker creates custom kicks for celebs like Drake, DJ Khaled, and LeBron James.
VICE Staff
5.14.18
Noisey News

Arca's BDSM Headphones Are Sexy as Hell and Expensive as Shit

Arca has designed a BDSM-inspired headphone set, which is intended “exclusively as an art object,” that costs $8,570. Plus shipping.
Lauren O'Neill
5.10.18
Stuff

Get Lit: Alice Oehr and Natalie Turnbull Create a Light-Themed Set

Inspired by '70s living rooms and seductive candlelight.
VICE Staff
2.8.18
movies

How the Fake but Really Cool Computers in Movies Get Made

Whether it's a DNA database in 'Blade Runner 2049' or the heads up display in Iron Man's suit, real world user interface designers are hard at work making sure characters have a way to operate their fictional tech.
Justin Caffier
2.1.18
Film

How 'Blade Runner 2049' Uses Technology to Highlight Class Inequality

Struggle is baked into the fabric of Denis Villeneuve's sci-fi universe.
Beckett Mufson
10.24.17
FASHUN

I Bullshitted My Way to the Top of Paris Fashion Week

And in doing so, made a market stall jeans brand the toast of PFW.
Oobah Butler
10.12.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Apple Just Rolled Out New Gender-Neutral Emojis

Along with icons for curling and broccoli for some reason.
Beckett Mufson
10.7.17
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