Byron Hawes

Essential Places To Travel This Fall

Personally, I buy airplane tickets like most people buy movie tickets - in the cab en route to the venue. But, for those of you who have mastered first-year-of-university level adulthood. Who can do their own laundry and even peripherally balance a c... More...

6 Underrated Places To Travel in 2018

Last year we put together a little travel roundup, highlighting some spots we felt were underrated. New year, same deal. We're gonna do this remix real quick.There are, and always will be, the places that are inevitable. Unimpeachable. Beyond rep... More...

A Damn. Coronation

Has there ever been a mainstream rapper more difficult to parse than Kendrick Lamar? More complicated; obfuscatory; excoriatingly honest; conflicted?Kendric... More...

The Basel Conundrum

Photo by Zach Slootsky'Why does anyone go to Miami? Ass, and the emerging contemporary art scene.' So said Alec Baldwin's iconic 30 Rock character, Jack Donag... More...

Fuck FOMO It’s About That JOMO Life

Much has been made of late of the fact that social media is obfuscating realistic interpretations (and presentations) of our diurnal lives.Since the seminal NYT piece 'Branding and the 'Me' Economy', sociologists have rampantly discussed that new... More...

Byron Hawes

Contributing Editor

Boulevardier. Sprezzaturista. Architecture and avarice. Rakim and Rilke. Founding Editor at The Après Garde. Contributing Editor at Hypebeast.