While Paris is renowned for its museums and galleries, it has been lacking in the creative, youthful, collaborative art spaces common to cities like Berlin. Now there’s a new type of gallery in the Paris art scene and it’s called The Community. (Continues…)

Samuji is a Finnish creative house established in 2011 with a focus in fashion and lifestyle. The first Samuji Shop in NYC opened in Nolita on the 17th of November in 2016. An example of the visionary brand’s multidisciplinary activity is a conversations series called Samuji Talks. (Continues…)

Editorial by Eeva Suutari and Heidi Marika (Continues…)

Artist Chantal Joffe is a master of capturing the personalities of her subjects and everyday moments as they are, sometimes with a sense of humour. “I paint what I know. I know how it feels to be a woman and a mother. I remember what it felt like to be a child,” says the artist. (Continues…)

Visual artist Karoliina Hellberg paints interiors, memories and presences. In her fascinating paintings one can escape reality and feel the sensuality of a moment. Working with people from different disciplines is inspiring and natural for Karoliina. “Painting was not a self-evident decision when choosing my studies. I’ve also created spaces and built decors and sets. I have always been fascinated by ideas and themes that can be realized with various media.” (Continues…)

Riveter is a trend story for AW 2017-18 by Fashion Snoops – named after Rosie the Riveter, the cultural icon and labor market feminist featured on post WWII propaganda to empower women factory workers. The message of gender equality certainly resonates with women empowerment now. (Continues…)

Finnish artist Tiina Mielonen paints strong and vibrant landscapes. She is inspired by travels, idealistic, strange scenery postcards and retouched tourist brochures. (Continues…)

Dogs have become our family members and furry babies. They represent simultaneously fragments of wild nature inside our homes and similar creatures, kind of special humans. They are like us, but still others. Maija Astikainen has been photographing One-Dog Policy, a series of dog portraits, since 2010 in Finland, UK and Spain. (Continues…)

Student of fashion design Valter Tornberg, 25, creates fashion that is unwearable art. He got international recognition in W, Novembre Magazine and Dazed after the show Näytös16 of Aalto University. (Continues…)


Editorial by Eeva Suutari and Noora Makkonen in collaboration with LEE. (Continues…)