reflection

Photography

Kaleidoscopic Mirror Portraits Examine the Vanity of Selfie Culture

By photographing his friends, Matthew Morrocco reflects on the ways social media has changed IRL relationships.
Kara Weisenstein
7.18.18
Photography

Surreal Mushroom Cloud Landscapes Look Positively Radioactive

Yoshimitsu Umekawa reflects on Japan's nuclear past through trippy neon photos made with water, light, and ink.
Masha (Maria) Koblykova
7.26.17
Features

Remembering the Elvis Presley Remix That Somehow Changed Culture

Fifteen years later, the big beats of Elvis vs JXL's "A Little Less Conversation" still rings on.
Angus Harrison
5.10.17
Brian Eno

The Lonely Indulgence of Brian Eno’s New Album

Finding discomfort in the gauzy infinity of ‘Reflection.’
Colin Joyce
1.5.17
thump news

Brian Eno Announces New Ambient Album, 'Reflection'

'Reflection' will be released by Warp Records on the first day of 2017.
Alexander Iadarola
11.15.16
Art

This Mural’s Message is Revealed in Its Own Reflection

SpY's large-scale wall piece in Norway creates an interesting mirror effect against a placid body of water.
Nathaniel Ainley
9.21.16
VICE Does America

There Is No 'Transcending Race' in America

When you're black you don't have the luxury of even feigning colorblindness, because America always has a way of reminding you who you are.
Wilbert L. Cooper
6.30.16
Gaming

'Heavy Rain''s Creators Talk About the Importance of Narratives in Video Games

Quantic Dream director David Cage and 'Life is Strange' director Raoul Barbet look back on the PlayStation 3 hit.
Dan Wilkinson
3.29.16
heartbreakers

Pachanga Boys' "Time" is Proof We're the Saddest, Proudest Creatures in the Entire Universe

By the end of the song you've fully contemplated your whole life three to four times, possibly more depending on what drugs you've taken.
Tom Usher
1.8.16
Stuff

The Englishman Who Celebrates Christmas Every Day Looks Back at 2015

We had "Mr. Christmas" recap the last 12 months while sampling a variety of holiday treats.
Joe Bish
12.7.15
Art

3D-Printed Shadow Art Reveals a Hidden Haiku

Drzach & Suchy introduce a new kind of encrypted message.
Nathaniel Ainley
11.20.15
Design

This DIY Hologram Fits in Your Hand

Using an old jewel case, you can be making holograms quicker than you can say, "Help me Obi-wan Kenobi, you're my only hope."
Beckett Mufson
8.4.15