Shoot, has it only been four days since we came back to work? It feels a lot longer. Luckily, it’s the weekend! Let’s kick it off right with Curtis Harding’s soulful hit “Need Your Love,” recommended by music editor Maicho James.
Friday, Friday, oh, glorious Friday! You are here. We needed you.
Let’s all celebrate with the louche video for “Miami,” off of Baxter Drury’s latest album, Prince of Tears, recommended by music editor Maicho J.
For those of you who think fashion is just vapidity and glitz, I urge you to check out Artsy’s new Gucci-backed video series about gender inequality in the world of art.
In this installment, “Past,” artists Barbara Zucker, Faith Ringgold, Lynn Hershman Leeson and Joan Semmel discusses the barriers they faced coming up in the art world, including Hershman Leeson’s admission that she invented male art critics to create the credentials to find representation. Today she’s one of the most lauded and sought after artists in the world. “Present” and “Future” will be the Artsy/Gucci series’ next installments.
And, PS: this isn’t the first-time Italian luxury brand Gucci has thrown its glamorous and influential weight behind combating gendered imbalance: last year they teamed up with Beyoncé for the “Stand In Formation” initiative against gender inequality, poverty and general injustice.
Being the first day of this website, it seems appropriate to post a baby something doing something, because it’s cute when baby things do stuff. Except for crying.
That said, since baby goats are probably in the top five of cute baby things, here’s a baby goat learning he has Spider-Goat powers — and he’s thrilled!