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GlobalGrind caught up with photographer Mike Schreiber a few days before the opening exhibition of portraits from his “True Hip-Hop” book, at MBP Gallery in Brooklyn, New York. The exhibition is part of the DUMBO art hood’s annual First Thursday Art Walk. Schreiber is a New York City-based photographer who lives in NYC’s East Village, […]

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Man, we can’t wait for summer to get here. Lookin’ out our window, all we see is grey. Which is why it was so refreshing to see Nike, FootLocker & The Cool Kids team up to create a trailer for summer. Well, that’s what the commercial seems like. The piece features Amar’e Stoudemire, DeSean Jackson and Chris […]

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The last time New Yorkers saw so much wood in Times Square, they were watching the screens of porno theatres in the ’80s! The wood we saw yesterday, however, wasn’t sexual in nature but OF Nature. The forest was erected by skin care line Aveeno and Aveeno Naturals in conjunction with the NYC Parks Department […]

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While the world eagerly awaits “Hot Sauce Committee Pt.2,” the latest Beastie Boys album, we thought we’d trudge down memory lane and break out some of the nicest and illest photographs of hip-hop’s favorite party animals. These photographs are iconic in their own right and document the Beasties from their humble beginnings in NYC, to […]

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On her show “How Do I Look?” on the Style Network, celebrity stylist and Fashion Guru Jeannie Mai help women look their best through “wearapy”, a psychological and physical process that empowers women to feel great about themselves through what they wear. “When you put something on,” said Mai, “like a little kid with a […]

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50 Howard Street is about to get more foot traffic! The downtown New York street, known for graffiti, galleries and girls, will see the opening of a new agnes b. concept store today. The store will be the second NYC location for the uber cool and stylish boutique that fuses art and fashion seamlessly. It […]

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The Empire State Building, the Statue of Liberty, the Twin Towers, the hot dog. They all pale in comparison to the iconic symbol that is the beloved Yankee Cap. The cap has been a staple of New York and New York lovers for a few generations. It will continue to be so until time runs […]

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We can’t imagine what Ja Rule was feeling the first time he heard himself on Mic Geronimo’s “Time To Build,” the track he held down with Jay-Z and DMX in 1995. The Hollis, Queens native must have felt his heart swell with pride as he heard his lyrics blast from Hot 97 and from the […]

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  If you want to see some good looking people dressed in nice clothes, then go to the opera.  You may not be able to afford a ticket, but a bus pass can take you right to the front door and into star gazing heaven. That’s what we did last night when we trailed the […]

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Expect to see Chanel Iman on taxi cabs, sides of buses, billboards and in all your favorite magazines this spring. The Victoria Secret model, who was last seen nude on the cover of i-D magazine, is the new face of DKNY’s Be Delicious fragrance.  PHOTOS: Chanel Iman Nude On The Cover of i-D Magazine GlobalGrind […]

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Days before he was to mount a solo exhibition at Galerie Addict in Paris, France, legendary Puerto Rican graffiti artist John “Crash” Matos, spoke to GlobalGrind at the launch of his TUMI TAG collection, a limited edition travel line he designed. Since the 1980s, CRASH has become known for adding 3D, comic characters, bubbles and controlled drips […]

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A $7 million dollar townhouse on the market in Greenwich Village was transformed into a gallery and pop-up shop in NYC last night. Dubbed “Outlaw Art”, and curated by photographer and producer Janine Outlaw, the show was a group exhibition of photographs, paintings and video with artists John Patrick Salisbury, Saskia, Swedish trio Marcus, Frode & […]