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Milton Glaser's final design, an Afrofuturist imagining of Brooklyn, Eau de Space cosmos-inspired perfume and more

Architectural Storyteller Olalekan Jeyifous’ Vision for Afrofuturist Brooklyn From aeroponics and cooperative farms to rainwater harvesting and freshwater marshes, Brooklyn-based visual artist Olalekan Jeyifous’ vision for his neighborhood of the last 20 years, Crown Heights, incorporates eco- and agro-futurism, while embracing Afrofuturism, too. The artist refers to his sci-fi concept as “implausible architecture,” but relishes in the opportunity to tell a utopian tale with his …

Milton Glaser Explains His Final Project, “Together”

Milton Glaser—celebrated graphic designer and creator of the “I ♥ NY” logo, among many other era-defining images—passed away last Friday, on his 91st birthday. Five weeks prior, Glaser called Jeremy Elias, who had sent a question to his office a few hours before. The chat unfolded into an interview. There, Glaser explains that “Together” (one of his final projects, made in response to the ongoing …

Free Art Posters From Yoko Ono, Milton Glaser and More in NYC

Throughout the weekend until Sunday 8 May, media company Visionaire, in conjunction with Stella Artois, will be handing out free art posters around New York City. Featuring works from contemporary artists like Yoko Ono and Milton Glaser—and also model Gigi Hadid—the giveaway is in celebration of Visionaire’s latest issue 65 FREE. “The hope is that someone will pick up the Christian Marclay poster, look him …