Author: Chris Kilkus

The Gay Architects of Classic Rock

The Gay Architects of Classic Rock Who created that gorgeous 20th-century creature, the rock star? Consider the gay image makers of the day, from Brian Epstein to Jann Wenner. Source: New York Times The Gay Architects of Classic Rock

Nicki Minaj, Always in Control

Nicki Minaj, Always in Control The queen of hip-hop has fought her way to the top of the music industry — and never made compromises. Source: New York Times Nicki Minaj, Always in Control

Dries Van Noten, Icon of Creative Freedom

Dries Van Noten, Icon of Creative Freedom For decades, the Belgian designer has created sumptuous fashion for thinking women. In an age of tattered luxury, he has also come to stand for independence. Source: New York Times Dries Van Noten, Icon of Creative Freedom

How Nike Designs for an N.B.A. Athlete

How Nike Designs for an N.B.A. Athlete This season Nike has teamed up with the N.B.A. to reimagine the league’s uniforms. We take you inside its research lab, where data helps designers understand how athletes like LeBron James move during a game. Source: New York Times How Nike Designs for an N.B.A. Athlete