The minimal simplicity of mid-century design speaks to the contemporary consumer overwhelmed with choice.

Words by Emma Harrison

Architecture. Residents. Art.

This_Orient_Falling_1a_2_small Art, Print

Sirens – Issue Two

Girls, girls, girls; shy girl, sexy girl, they all like that fancy world. This line from the song by Sailor from 1976 doesn’t fit our idea of women.

IslBG Art, Garments, Photography

The Nude Label

This label comes with a concentrated charge of natural erotic and craftsmanship.

thisorient_art_jordane_pestrot_inner_fire_01 Art, Photography

`Feux & Fantômes’ by Jordane Prestrot

The series Inner Fires / Inner Ghosts (Feux & Fantômes) by French artist Jordane Prestrot was created in June 2015 just a few days after his father’s death.

thisorient_residents_estelle_hanania_12 Photographer, Residents

Surrealist scenes with Estelle Hanania

A graduate of the School of Fine Arts in Paris, French photographer Estelle Hanania has a unique talent of creating uncanny and compelling imagery.

0015-min Architecture

The renaissance of Liangzhu

A momumental center in Hangzhou, east China, the Liangzhu Culture Center was designed by Japanese architect Tadao Ando

Comfort Zone.


A Kind of Guise–Interview

The idea behind ‘A Kind Of Guise’ (AKOG) didn’t start with a rigorous business plan. It has just evolved over time, and this is what makes your label so charming to so many people.



City Guides.