Area: 1983 – 1987

Posted by Fabio 13 November 2013

The fabled New York nightclub Area opened its doors in September 1983 and virtually overnight became the nexus of one of the most vibrant downtown art and club scenes in New York. Despite its short-lived history (it closed in 1987), Area was the place where A-listers from disparate worlds went to see and be seen. read more

Amber, Guinevere, and Kate Photographed by Craig McDean

Posted by Fabio 12 November 2013

With energy and glamour, iconic photographer Craig McDean captures the celebrated evolution of fashion’s biggest muses: Kate Moss, Guinevere van Seenus, and Amber Valletta. With their waiflike frames and unique features that contrasted with the supermodels of the ’80s, Amber, Guinevere, and Kate became the anti-supermodels that, alongside grunge, signified a global shift in culture. read more

Guillermo del Toro – Cabinet of Curiosities

Posted by Fabio 6 November 2013

Guillermo del Toro discusses his new book Guillermo del Toro Cabinet of Curiosities: My Notebooks, Collections, and Other Obsessions. Over the last two decades, writer-director Guillermo del Toro has mapped out a territory in the popular imagination that is uniquely his own, astonishing audiences with Cronos, Hellboy, Pan’s Labyrinth, and a host of other films and creative endeavors. read more

3D and the art of Massive Attack

Posted by Fabio 4 November 2013

3D and the art of Massive Attack by Robert del Naja aka 3D – The first book on the visual history of a band who have sold over 11 milliion records worldwide, compiled and designed by 3D using images from a personal archive and original artifacts scanned by the artist for the record. read more

The Modern Magazine – Jeremy Leslie in conversation with Kati Krause

Posted by Fabio 3 November 2013

Jeremy Leslie will present his recently published book The Modern Magazine and will have a conversation with Kati Krause about the changes in editorial design in the digital era. read more

The Death Centenary of Baron Corvo

Posted by Fabio 30 October 2013

In a celebration of Frederick Rolfe’s life and work upon the 100th anniversary of his death, Boo-Hooray is hosting one-day exhibition of first editions and rare publications. read more

Jane and Serge: A Family Album

Posted by Fabio 29 October 2013

The highly public love affair of French singer-songwriter Serge Gainsbourg and British actress Jane Birkin captured the hearts and imaginations of a generation. The moment Jane and Serge met on a movie set in 1968, sparks flew. read more

The Looking Game

Posted by Fabio 28 October 2013

The Looking Game is the first instalment of The SubNarratives, an ongoing project by Mirko Smerdel and MFG Paltrinieri. read more