Texture

Art

Something's Hiding Under the Rug in These Creepy Hyperrealistic Paintings

Are they bodies, or voluptuous folds? Antonio Santin’s paintings of ornate rugs are at once morbid and sensual.
Francesca Capossela
2.1.17
Cheese

This Icelandic Chef Is Cooking with Yellow Snow

Agnar Sverrisson's “snow” is made by boiling goat cheese and whipping until fluffy. It looks exactly like the newly fallen powder you pray will fall overnight on Alpine slopes, and is served with wood sorrel and English asparagus.
Johanna Derry
6.3.16
Film

Short Film Turns Internet Images into the Apocalypse

Feel the doom in Thomas Traum's found image animation.
Kevin Holmes
5.21.16
The Holy Cow Issue

The Story Behind the Cover of VICE's April Issue

Photographer Tim Schutsky hung out with some eerie cows and played around with googly eyes to get the perfect shot for our April 2016 cover.
Tim Schutsky
4.12.16
Art

Snapshots of an Intricate Papercut Dream World

Crystal Wagner's cut-and-pasted paper shadowboxes are a treat for the eyes.
Nathaniel Ainley
9.27.15
Art

These Bizarre 3D Renderings Are All-Too-Real

I may not know David McLeod's 'Material Objects' are, but I still want to eat them.
Nathaniel Ainley
9.14.15
Music

[Music Videos] Jaw-Dropping Patterns Align in a CGI Fractal Opus

French producer Patrice Olivier, a.k.a., ARCADY, releases a 5-track EP of new songs, each with their own stunning music videos.
Nathaniel Ainley
8.20.15
Words

Spanish Veteran Oscar Mulero’s 'Spherical Coordinates' EP is More Textured Than Velcro

The veteran producer tells us about his recent experimentations with abstract modern techno.
Amada Echeverria
11.19.14
Art

Feast Your Eyes On These Macroscopic 3D Topographies

Lee Griggs' colorful virtual texture landscapes are testaments to the possibilities of 3D rendering.
Emerson Rosenthal
8.25.14