London’s Inventive Catering Outfit: TART

Eclectic, international cuisine paired with contemporary art and design

At the recent opening of multi-media artist Quentin Jones and spatial designer Robert Storey’s exhibition “The Fractured and the Feline,” Jones’ beautiful collages of cats and girls and Storey’s exciting mirrored rooms were complemented by food from TART. The London catering company run by Lucy Carr-Ellison and Jemima Jones created a fun, innovative menu for the opening night that included gyoza, cheesy quesadillas, pulled pork, …

Discover New Designers at Tictail’s Holiday Pop-Up

Sweden's online sales platform finally hits the US in a shop full of carefully selected products from lesser-known brands

For most well-meaning shoppers, finding the right gift is a challenge—let alone chancing upon something that’s truly unique. Sourcing products from independent designers and brands around the world, Stockholm-based web commerce platform Tictail opened its first (albeit temporary) US retail location this week in NYC’s Lower East Side. The Holiday Pop-Up introduces shoppers to independent designers and brands from around the world. Think of it …

You Call That Art?! Pop-up Book

A new interactive book that teaches budding art enthusiasts about sculpture

Pop-up book artists David A. Carter and James Diaz have teamed up once again to offer another interactive hands-on approach to learning. This time the duo turned their attention to sculpture. Appropriating the phrase often floating in the air of many a modern art museum, “You Call That Art?!” is an entertaining guide to the three-dimensional art form, from its earliest prehistoric appearances to some …

Bibliothèque’s Bibliothèque and Reset Pop-Up

The London design agency celebrates 10 years with an East London pop-up shop and interactive installation

Three years ago, we spoke to London design consultancy Bibliothèque about the rare editions and special collections in its bookshelves. This year, Bibliothèque is sharing its favorite books with everyone, as it opens an interactive installation and pop-up shop at Hoxton Arches in East London today to celebrate its tenth anniversary. The playful site-specific installation, developed in collaboration withThe Workers, pays homage to the consultancy’s …

Illustrator Donald Robertson on Great Jones Street

The Instagram-famous illustrator opens up his work to interact with passersby

In recent years illustrator Donald Robertson has made a name for himself with technicolor drawings of toothy lipstick smiles, cartoonish animals and fashion industry icons like Anna Wintour and Karl Lagerfeld (as well as his coworkers at Bobbi Brown Cosmetics, where he’s Head of Creative Development), which he posts on Instagram in a constant and colorful stream for all to admire. Though Robertson’s social media …