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NYC’s Young Creatives Put on Their Own Art Show

On Tuesday night, the grungy Niagara Bar off of Tompkins Square Park in NYC’s East Village was overflowing with visitors to see Temporary Accommodations, a one-night art show that featured work from 10 interesting young … read more »

POSTED June 27, 2014 3:00PM IN ART+CULTURE NEWS 0 Comments TAGS: ,

Interview: Cape Town Photographer Adriaan Louw

On Documenting South Africa’s Youth Culture Presented by FADER and Sprite, Obey You Collective: South Africa is devoted to showcasing artists, trail-blazers, and bright young talents from South Africa. For this installment, we spoke with … read more »

POSTED May 19, 2014 10:57AM IN ART+CULTURE INTERVIEWS, Featured - Sprite, Sprite TAGS: , , ,

Jonathan Mannion Shares the Stories Behind His Iconic Music Photography

“My dude, you’re gonna get in that pool of blood,” recalls Jonathan Mannion, the iconic photographer behind shots like DMX’s legendary Flesh of My Flesh, Blood of My Blood album cover, where he persuaded the … read more »

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From Where I Am: Ten Years of Touring Musicians in Istanbul Documented

Dean Blunt, Gang Gang Dance, Omar Souleyman and more hang out in the Turkish capital. “They came to İstanbul, where I live. I claimed this city is sad, they thought it is undeniably beautiful,” writes … read more »

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Slideshow: Faces of The FORT

This year’s The FADER FORT Presented by Converse was pretty wild. Amidst the scheduled performances, surprise appearances, and general adrenalized commotion, our photographer Alex Welsh was able to slow down a few choice moments. From … read more »

POSTED March 24, 2014 10:00AM IN Fort Artists, FADER FORT, Featured - FADERFORT, Fort Photos, STYLE NEWS TAGS: , ,

Video: Pastelheart Shows Us His Streets

Yesterday we introduced you to pastelheart, an eccentric 24-year-old artist from Durban. Today, we dive deeper into his artistic universe with the first of two videos, shot by Cape Town’s Adriaan Louw and narrated by pastel himself. read more »

POSTED January 31, 2014 1:36PM IN ART+CULTURE VIDEO, Featured - Sprite, Sprite TAGS: , , , , , , ,
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Interview: Pastelheart, A South African Street Artist

The Durban-based street artist opens up about getting arrested, his love/hate relationship with the internet, and the highs and lows of being a young, working artist in present-day South Africa. read more »

POSTED January 30, 2014 1:54PM IN ART+CULTURE INTERVIEWS, Featured - Sprite, Sprite Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , ,
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Watch a Mini-Documentary on Braamfontein, Johannesburg’s Coolest Neighborhood

FADER and Sprite have joined forces to spotlight South Africa’s vibrant, emerging street culture. To help set the scene, here’s a new micro-documentary about Braamfontein, a neighborhood in Johannesburg that has recently become a kind of social nucleus for the city’s creative youth. read more »

POSTED January 27, 2014 3:05PM IN ART+CULTURE VIDEO, Featured - Sprite, Sprite TAGS: , , , , ,
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Sprite and The FADER Bring You A Street-Level Look Into South Africa

If you’re a longtime reader of The FADER, you already know that one of the most exciting places for music and culture is South Africa. From Kwaito to Spoek Mathambo, the country has both a … read more »

POSTED December 20, 2013 6:34PM IN ART+CULTURE NEWS, Featured - Sprite, Sprite TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Photo Picks: 68 Powerful FADER Images From 2013

FADER photography is about capturing an intimate, behind the scenes look at our magazine’s subjects. Whether we’re street casting models for a fashion story in Bangkok, on the set of a DJ Khaled video or … read more »

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