The brilliant Lisa Congdon introduces a new project titled My Nordic Adventure, in which she’ll be illustrating visual mementos from her recent trip to Iceland, Sweden, Denmark, and Finland. Pictured here, Nordic doors.
“Cities smash us together. Cities force us to interact and interaction is good. Human friction is very, very healthy.”
Jonah Lehrer, author of How Creativity Works, on why cities are the knowledge engines of the 21st century.
Photographer Rania Matar captures the inner worlds of teenage girls through their bedroom interiors, from the American upper class to the refugee camps of the Middle East. What emerges is part James Mollison’s Where Children Sleep, part JeongMee Yoon’s Pink and Blue Projects, part something else entirely.
A visual anthropology of the world’s last living nomads from Dutch photographer Jeroen Toirkens.