Virgil Abloh’s first show for Louis Vuitton will go down in history for a number of reasons, not the least of which is what it means to a new generation to see a Black man helming a major luxury house. And while it might be a personal career peak for Abloh himself, he went out of his way in a recent video interview with Naomi Campbell for British Vogue to credit his crew — Kanye West first and foremost — with his success. Click through to watch the interview.
Earlier this month, Tracee Ellis Ross opened the annual TED Conference with a speech about the fury women are feeling, and have always felt, and how it’s not something to bury or run from. Rather, we need to listen to that fury and all the wisdom it holds. The video of Ellis’ speech has now been released and it’s a MUST WATCH.
This Summer, the Social Corner at Green Square are hosting a range range of events for adults and kids. From cooking workshops for adults to puppy-mask making workshops for kids, there’s something for everyone! They’ll also be hosting indoor movie nights for the whole family to enjoy.
All kids events are free and the proceeds from the adult workshops will go towards the charity of the month. We were invited to attend one of their recent workshops and you can read what happened by clicking on the pic above.
Brandon Stanton carries a city’s hopes and fears in the palm of his hand — or rather, on the pages of his online publishing phenomenon, Humans of New York.
Now the Sydney Opera House has announced that fans of the viral photoblog will get the insider stories when Stanton gives a one-off talk in the concert hall on February 10.
At only 19 years old, Steve Lacy has an impressive track record. As the guitarist, vocalist and the youngest member of The Internet, the teen has been recognized as something of a musical mastermind. This week, Lacy’s TEDxTEEN talk, “The Bare Maximum,” showcased the exemplary of the mantra, ‘Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.’ Watch it now.
It’s a familiar environmentalist argument—we all have to live on this planet, so we might not want to completely destroy it. But newly rebranded Danish power company Ørsted is taking up that mantle in a clever new interactive film from Wieden + Kennedy Amsterdam to roll out its vision for a world run entirely on green energy.
Ørsted offers hope though, as for the first time in history green energy is cheaper than black, so the idea of a world that runs entirely on green energy is now a possibility, and in the fight against climate change, the team at Ørsted are working to make it happen.
Palace Central located in the multi-award winning development, Central Park Mall in Chippendale is now open. Comprising of 10 screens, plus 3 Platinum cinemas and multiple lounge and bar areas, Palace Central represents a transformation of the cinematic experience in Sydney.
Last Thursday night, The 5 to 9 Life team was invited to attend the exclusive launch party. Read on for our review of the night.
In a historic partnership between Nike, Foot Locker and Melbourne Streetball Madness, ‘Battle Force’ is where competition and creativity are given an arena. For the culture and the game, it is an invitation to Aussies to unleash their passions, an open space where their labour of love can represent everything they are. Click through for more details.