The New York Times: Studio Museum’s Art Prize Awarded to Jennie C. Jones

“The Studio Museum in Harlem is awarding its Wein Prize, one of the most lucrative in contemporary art, to Jennie C. Jones, a 44-year-old Brooklyn-based painter and sculptor whose work – which she describes as ‘listening as a conceptual practice’ – centers on music.

“The prize, with a $50,000 award, has been given every year since 2006 to established or emerging African-American artists. It was started by George Wein, a founder of the Newport Jazz Festival, in honor of his wife, Joyce Alexander Wein, a longtime trustee of the museum who died in 2005 …”

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The Explorers Journal, Winter 2013

Now available exclusively at Project No. 8 !


John Englander on the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy

Marcus Eriksen on environmental aftershocks of the Japan tsunami

Kevin Bubriski on earth’s changing climate

… and much more!

Just in: travel-sized natural shampoos from Davines

Founded in 1983, the Parma-based cosmetics manufacturer Davines has sought from the beginning to craft hair and skincare products that are scientifically engineered to function at the highest level possible. Initially established as a research laboratory, the company unveiled its own line of Davines products after a decade of honing its expertise with natural ingredients. To this day, the Italian team strives to create products characterized, in their own words, by “a thoughtful balance of substance and style, nature and science, people and spirit.”

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Arratia Beer is Pleased to Present Omer Fast

January 11 – February 9, 2013
Opening: January 11, 2013, 6-9 pm

Opening hours: Tuesday – Saturday 12 – 6 pm

For more information or images please contact:

Mehringdamm 55
10961 Berlin
+49 (30) 23 63 08 05


All Fall / Winter Menswear is now up to 60% OFF, including:

Dries Van Noten
Roberto Collina
Siki Im
Stephan Schneider
Walter Van Beirendonck

And more ! …

Image: Jacket, shirt and trousers by Marni

Project No. 8 / 365

For those still looking for something extra super special…

365 from do you read me?!

365 is a calendrical notebook with serially numbered pages and an A to Z. The new edition is printed on Munken Pure, thread-stitched with a white yarn and, due to popular demand, again treated with a gold-edging on three sides. Typeset in Poster Bodoni, designed by Greige, exclusively printed and bound in Berlin for do you read me?! in a limited and hand-numbered edition of 500.

Extra super special last minute gift

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