Need something to get your creative juices flowing this morning? Check out what’s caught the attention of our team at VPM!

This bold and colorful hotel in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, designed in multiple monochromatic palettes, will make you want to become a permanent guest.

The critically acclaimed, controversial, and haunting documentary of vocal powerhouse, Amy Winehouse, opened this weekend in NYC at BAM Rose Cinemas, AMC Loews Lincoln Square 13, and Landmark Sunshine Cinema. See the trailer and how it has captivated audiences, leaving them utterly heartbroken, here.

Here & There” is a visualization of a horizon-less Manhattan, curled in upon itself, allowing a viewer to see every building and street tilting upwards.


This creative and cleverly executed diecut book cover is worth taking a moment to check out this morning.

“Home Catalogue” by APAV is the most haunting and disturbing printed directory you’ll ever see. Warning: some of the content might spoil your breakfast.

Best news of the summer, thus far: Amy Poehler is hosting a summer film festival at Chelsea’s The McKittrick Hotel, beginning tomorrow, July 14, for 11 weeks.

Why today’s designed world doesn’t leave much room for kids to explore, and how that can be harmful to our future society.


Featured Read:

Timothy Goodman is a designer, illustrator, and Art Director based in New York City. Earlier this month, he released a book called Sharpie Art Workshop, which “highlights 20 fun ideas and techniques you can use with a Sharpie marker. From making handmade gifts to creating murals to repurposing old objects to simply doodling in your notebook, we can bring a tremendous amount of creativity and joy to ourselves and those in our life.”

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