Visual Focus: Annie Pendergrast's Rocks for Spindle Magazine

One of Annie Pendergrast‘s most captivating series of work is simply titled ‘Rocks’. Also impressively skilled in drawing, painting and collage-making, Los Angeles based artist Pendergrast’s distinctive style is characterised by her use of bright, highly saturated colours, against deep hues of blues, purples and metallics, which she describes as “similiar to a bioluminescent deep sea creature”.

An Interview with Ry X for Spindle Magazine

I arrive at O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire, dead on the hour of 4 o’clock before Australian born, LA-based Ry X (his real name, Ry Cuming) has to soundcheck for his show that night. We go in for a hug, and within seconds he offers me a peppermint tea, which despite being a devout advocate of English Breakfast, I gladly accept. I notice Ry squirting honey into the cups, “You’ve never tried peppermint tea with honey before?! Wow”, he says.

London Fashion Week: Claire Barrow SS16 for Noctis Magazine

Guys, we’ve got an unhealthy relationship with tech and this season, Claire Barrow wants us to know it. Welcome back to the dystopian world of CB: DIY aesthetics, scrapbook sketches and serious punk sensibilities. Dark and eerie, this season plays on the thoughts and fears of the modern masses – what the hell would we do if there was no more tech?