Dating is hard enough without the added stress of worrying about your digital safety online. But social media and dating apps are pretty inevitably involved in romance these days—which makes it a shame that so many of them have had security lapses in such a short amount of time. Within days of each other this week, the dating apps OkCupid, Coffee Meets Bagel, and Jack'd all disclosed an array of security incidents that serve as a grave reminder of the stakes on digital profiles that both store your personal information and introduce you to total strangers.
Seeking a cellist for his songs, Walter Parks placed an ad in the Village Voice. On the lookout for a musical setting where she could sing, improvise, and play cello, Winters saw the ad and gave Parks a call. And so The Nudes were born.
Did you really want to see naked pictures of me? I like to goof around, try to be funny, fail miserably and continue on my merry way. Thinking normal about me pages are boring, I tried something new and played on human curiosity.
Cardboard is a new cafe in Mumbai made almost entirely from recyclable cardboard. Image by Mrigank Sharma. The bustling business district of Bandra Kurla Complex in Mumbai is known for its high-end, fine-dining restaurants, but new cafe, Cardboard, is something of an upstart in the area; focusing on coffee and globally-inspired casual bites with an interior that's inviting passersby to take a second look. The cardboard is finished with a wax treatment to protect it against heat and humidity.
Comprising three neutral color harmonies eyeshadows in sparkling Crystal, Rose Champagne, and Peach Topaz glitter. Additionally, the palette features two blushes in Nude shades with contrasting Kalahari Bronzing Powder that adds brilliance to eyes, face, and cheeks. Excellent wedding makeup palette for all skin tones.
It is an extremely versatile material which exhibits excellent sound absorption properties. Intricate patterns and textures are created by slicing the cardboard flutings at different angles and curvatures governed by geometric discipline. Building with cardboard meant constant exploration and inquiry into material performance.
Indian architecture studio Nudes has built an entire cafe in Mumbai using cardboard to prove its versatility as an environmentally friendly material. Everything apart from Cardboard 's core, shell and services in the cafe has been made from cardboard. Walls, chairs, tables and even lampshades have all been sculpted from pieces of the corrugated material.
The project houses living spaces, farmer markets, animal husbandry, hydroponic systems, sustainable technologies. The wetlands have become an oasis of animal and plant life, attracting innumerable species of diverse wildlife to settle within the wetlands. This includes abundant plant and aquatic life as well as over species of birds, most notably the spectacular flock of flamingos that call the wetlands home.
Situated in a historical village settlement in Bandra West in Mumbai -which has morphed in recent times due to socio-economic pressures and increasingly high land costs- the project is accessible by foot and cycle from parking zones in close proximity. NUDES inspired by human skin and sees it as an anatomical barrier in bodily defense from pathogens and damage between the internal and external environment. Remotely located from traffic snarls and insulated from typically high levels of air and sound pollution, the project is sheathed in tranquility and peace. The porous, perforated nature of the skin allows the project to breathe and ventilate thereby reinforcing the relationship between the inside and outside, between body and soul.