Link About It: This Week’s Picks

3D Mona Lisa, NASA's "Galaxy of Horrors," overlooked women artists, modular homes and more from around the internet

Overdue Attention for Overlooked Women Old Masters Several significant exhibitions of Old Masters have been announced, and while large shows of Renaissance and Baroque paintings aren’t anything new, this recent spate is solely focused on women painters of the eras. From Washington DC’s National Museum of Women in the Arts to London’s National Gallery and Madrid’s Museo Nacional del Prado, shows dedicated to artists including …

Sneakersnstuff Celebrates 20th Anniversary With adidas Collaboration

In celebration of its 20th anniversary, sneaker boutique Sneakersnstuff (SNS) is collaborating with adidas Consortium on four pairs of sneakers that embody the past and the present. Two pairs of adidas ZX4000 4D don custom vibrant hues—dubbed the “The Sunrise” and “The Sunset”—while classic Stan Smiths are adorned with portraits of Sneakersnstuff’s two founders. Lastly, a set of slides covered in slogans from both brands …

Inside adidas’ MakerLab With Three Emerging Designers

Helen Kirkum, Alex Nash and Shun Hirose discuss their collaborative sneakers, and what it's like to be a part of every step of the process

The adidas‘ MakerLab is essentially a hub for all of the brand’s ideations—those released and those archived. Within the walls of the previously inaccessible studio space, there are endless swatches of fabrics, space for sketching and crafting, a wealth of references, on-hand talent and advisors, and all of the machinery to bring concepts from paper to pavement. In the spirit of spotlighting emerging talent and …