issue 16 is out now
For After Nyne’s first collector’s issue, we want to celebrate contemporary forms of collection..moving away from past forms into the light of philanthropy in its truest sense.
swizz beatz: maverick soul
Swizz is generous, and passionate, and enthusiastic about his latest project – No Commission. This new initiative, backed by Bacardi for whom Swizz is Global Chief Creative for Culture, offers a multi-dimensional space for rising creative to show their work. The latest incarnation of the event is about to roll out in Shanghai, following the first London event last year. How did he feel that event went?
ALEXANDER CHARRIOL: NATURAL HARMONY
Artist Alexander Charriol’s transformative works continuously convey a sense of energy, humour, and most recently, a focus on the human bond. It is this sense of connection that informed his highly acclaimed body of work, ‘Human Flow’, which focuses on the human touch.
AMAR SINGH GALLERY: AMAR ASCENDING
There’s a new voice on the gallery scene and it’s making itself heard loud and clear. Amar Singh, founder of the eponymous Amar Gallery, has pulled together an intriguing and innovative roster of artists that has helped him stake his claim to being ‘one to watch’
samantha simmonds: the psychology of collecting
Ever wondered where the impulse to collect comes from? If collectors are born or made? Whether your fine art/stamp/novelty sock collection is the product of a creative soul or an ever-so-slightly disturbed mind?