Saturday, February 12, 2011

Who's That Girl?

Photographer: Serge Balkin

(Photographer Nina Leen sitting w. pretty scarf draped over shoulders, in portrait taken by her husband, photographer Serge Balkin.)

Find more here:

Friday, February 11, 2011

Yulia Mizhuy

ph: Alexey Shpunt

From my vaults: Peter S. Beagle


Alina Birladeanu

New York

Daria Mikhailova

First Lines: George Eliot - Middlemarch

Miss Brooke had that kind of beauty which seems to be thrown into relief by poor dress.

Aygul Galimullina

New Stuff: Bill Orcutt

So, now I got all 3 of his albums.

Josephine Skriver

New Stuff: Jad Fair

The new album - a new assault!

Milagros Schmoll

New Stuff: Bright Eyes

Got their new album on the day of its release.

Edyta Zajac

New Stuff: PJ Harvey

Got her new album on the date of its release! Will see her live on February 21!

Julia Turenkova

ph: Tanja Markovic

New Stuff: Mario Testino - Kate Moss

Finally got this huge luxorious book today!

Vika Falileeva

New Stuff: Swans

My Father Will Guide Me Up a Rope to the Sky - SPECIAL EDITION - SWANS Digi-Pack 2 x CD Signed by M.Gira

Who's That Girl?

Photographer: Sarolta Ban

Find more at:

Linnea Regnander

From my vaults: Sylvia Beach

(Sylvia Beach and James Joyce with early reviews of Ulysses, 1922, via


Bambi Northwood-Blyth

New York

Agnes Sokolowska

William S. Burroughs: The Cat Inside

  Nuclear winter...howling wind and snow. An old man in a shack improvised from the ruins of his house huddles under torn comforters, blankets full of holes, and dirty rugs with his cats.

Natalia Vodianova

New Stuff: Black Adder

Got this as a gift from a friend, a favourite series of ours.

Who's That Girl?

Photographer: Inés García Baltar

Find more at:

Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Rahma Mohamed

From my vaults: Brigid Bazlen


Anzhela Turenko

New York

Kate Moss irrégulière

First Lines: David Markson - Wittgenstein's Mistress

In the beginning, sometimes I left messages in the street.

Eliza Pawlik

ph: Jacek Zajac

New Stuff: Karen Russell

Before I read her first novel Swamplandia! I thought I'd go through the short stories of this promising young author.

Marie Steiss

New Stuff: ...And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead

Their new album! Hope to see them live in April (together with Asobi Seksu).

Vaida Stankute

New Stuff: Brent Amaker and The Rodeo

New album by a Facebook friend of mine.

Zuzanna Bijoch

ph: Zuza Krajewska and Bartek Wieczorek

New Stuff: Precious

Haven't seen this movie yet, so I bought the DVD when I saw it was available for a reasonable price.

Anastasia Kuznetsova

ph: Dmitry Chinovnikov

New Stuff: Upstairs Downstairs

Remake of the popular series from the 70s.

Eva Staundiger

New Stuff: Cinema Paradiso

Got this deluxe edition for Ursula for her birthday.