Spend an Unforgettable Time @ EC_SPECIAL

Since 2013 ELECTRIC CASTLE has developed an enviable reputation for curating killer lineups of the finest rock, indie, hip hop, techno, and drum and bass music talent. On the past ELECTRIC CASTLE editions, the festival had confirmed names such as Florence + the Machine, Thirty Seconds to Mars, The Prodigy, […]

HER SQUAT Curated a Month-Long Female Art Exhibition in a Beauty Salon

Her Squat is an alternative art space and fluid feminist group, that aims to promote the existence of unique and unconventional ideas: radical and experimental exhibitions, offering artists the opportunity to exhibit their work, hold salons, develop merchandise and grow their practice. The vision of Her Squat is to discover […]

[NSFW] ‘You Wrap an Octopus’: A Striking Photo-Series by MadnessBrains

Mark Oliferov a.k.a. MadnessBrains is an artist, director, and designer based in Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation. With vast experience in creating animations, editing, and other graphic solutions, he manages to create photographs that have their own special style, they are a kind of emotional and lively paintings. My goal is […]

‘Shining Sex’: A Film that Features Five Poetic Visions of Sexual Ecstasy

The prolific Japanese writer and director Sion Sono, ‘Bacurau’ co-director Kleber Mendonça Filho, ‘Evolution’ helmer Lucile Hadzihalilovic, ‘The Wild Boys’ director Bertrand Mandico, and the duo of Helene Cattet and Bruno Forzani (‘Let the Corpses Tan’) have teamed together for a film that features five poetic visions of sexual ecstasy. With the title of ‘Shining Sex’, Screen Daily reports […]

How’s Your Appetite? Taste Qimmyshimmy’s Creepy-Cute ‘Appetizers’

Lim Qi Xuan a.k.a. Qimmyshimmy, is a Singaporean sculptor and artist, some describe her work as “pop-surrealistic”. Quimmyshimmy is establishing herself as one of the most popular artists of the contemporary Asian art scene. Lim draws inspiration from the “creepy-cute” aesthetic, a style that aims to find beauty in what is not […]

Stefan Schmidt Talks VAN CANTO’s New Album, Creative Process & Future Goals

German a capella metal masters VAN CANTO return with their energetic Rakkatakka-power and are set to release their eighth inimitable offering, ‘To The Power Of Eight’, on June 4, 2021, via Napalm Records. We talked to mastermind Stefan Schmidt about their newest material and many more in an enchanting interview. CVLT: Hello, Stefan! Van […]