Mikelle Street

Art

Tom of Finland’s Explicit Art Radically Changed How We View Gay Sexuality

The legendary queer artist is famous for his photo-realistic drawings of gay men enjoying sex.
Mikelle Street
4.27.18
Music

Frank Ocean Stans Remember the Week 'Endless' and 'Blonde' Dropped

The elusive singer-songwriter has a rabid fanbase who freaked out last year when they were finally treated to new art.
Mikelle Street
8.21.17
LGBTQ

Gay Bars Can be Mind-Bogglingly Racist

We decided to take a look at how unsafe "safe spaces" have been in the last 12 months.
Mikelle Street
4.22.17
New York Fashion Week

Domingo Zapata Turned His Art into Clothing For Fashion Week

Last Monday night brought a lot of new things to NYFW.
Mikelle Street
2.21.17
Art

Grindr Expands Its Diverse and Sexy Photography Program

“The goal,” Grindr’s creative director tells The Creators Project, “is to become a bit of a launching ground for emerging talent and a place for established talent to show off work that they might not have demand for elsewhere.”
Mikelle Street
2.5.17
Fashion

Stop Calling Everything Made by Black Designers 'Streetwear'

When designers put artisanal fabrics and expert tailoring down a runway, they should not get looped in with brands that focus on graphic T-shirts and hoodies.
Mikelle Street
2.2.17
LGBTQ

Photos from 40 Years of Life in Gay New York

Sam Shahid, the art director behind some of the most talked-about fashion advertising of the 80s and 90s, shares photos from four decades of gay life in the city.
Mikelle Street
1.25.17
Photo

What It's Like to Photograph Everyone from MLK to Trump

A new documentary 'Harry Benson: Shoot First' follows the legendary photographer, who's shot everyone and everything from Muhammad Ali and the Beatles to RFK's assassination, to war in Iraq.
Mikelle Street
12.14.16
Fashion

Rihanna's New Fashion Line Is Like Marie Antoinette at the Gym

Today's show in Paris was just the latest step in Rih's full-court press on the high-fashion industry.
Mikelle Street
9.28.16
Fashion

Behind the Scenes of Pyer Moss's Daring Fashion Show About American Greed

The show was a condemnation of economic exploitation and an expression of designer Kerby Jean-Raymond's own struggles. To get an idea of how it all came together, we spoke to the creative team Raymond tapped to work on the show.
Mikelle Street
9.20.16
Fashion

Kanye West’s Yeezy Season 4 Show Was (Literally) Too Hot

If only Ye's floating stage had been there to provide shade for the overheated and fainting models.
Mikelle Street
9.7.16
Internet Exploring

What the Interviews in Frank Ocean's Magazine Can Tell Us About the Album (and Life Itself)

Turns out, the woman behind those "drugs are bad for you" voicemails is not Frank's mom.
Mikelle Street
8.24.16
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