In a beautiful new film commissioned by the Nike Foundation through agency Wieden Kennedy and produced by Nexus Productions, director Mighty Nice takes us on the journey of a 12 year-old girl to escape poverty, exploitation and the risk of AIDS/HIV, to build a better future for herself and future generations.
With every passing day, increasing light and air pollution from growing cities diminishes our ability to observe the cosmos. French artist Thierry Cohen draws attention to this creeping loss in his series Villes éteintes (Darkened Cities), which imagines the world’s largest cities under clear night skies.
Artist Thomas Leveritt recently setup a special UV motion camera in Brooklyn's Prospect Park with the intent of filming random passersby. Ultraviolet rays have the ability to expose not-yet-visible changes to human skin, namely freckles, that turn even the most unblemished faces into dark e