"Volume 10 is an exploration of what it means to leave a place of origin and come to New York, as many of us do. With the glimmer of New York on the horizon, what do we make of our seemingly distant places of origin, where we were born and bred, that raised us and taught us right from wrong?"
- Editor in chief, Carly Valentine. Read the rest of her editor's letter for Vol. 10 here.
The iconic Manhattan theatre says goodbye
Lyn Slater’s style transcends age
Get your sip on
Club 57: Film, Performance, and Art in the East Village, 1978–1983
A guide to thrifting in Bushwick
Gallatin student and Embodied contributor Laura Jung has teamed up with her sister Seline to create UNIFORM, a clothing line of basics that is effortless and affordable. Comprised of comfortable t-shirts and slick leather jackets, the line offers pieces you'll want to incorporate in your everyday look..
When artist fueds go viral
A look a five important directors creating important work
4,950 years of red lipstick
"I was in love with the city, the way you love the first person who ever touches you and you never love anyone quite that way again."
The magazine industry turnover
The art world reacts to political unrest
What the election tells us about the decision of women
Tribeca Film Festival co-founder Jane Rosenthal sits down with Embodied's Editor-in-Chief to discuss women in film, funding for the arts, and fifteen years at the helm of Manhattan's greatest movie-going extravaganza.
With the steady rise of gentrification and people moving in and out of the city, who and what is a "real" New Yorker?
Dust off your tamagotchis and stock up on Fruit Roll-Ups because your crush just signed back on to AIM.
Unwrapping the complexities of love, the American Dream, freedom, and self discovery, based from the 2017 documentary Dream Boat.
“Love strikes indiscriminately, and anyone who gets clobbered should consider themselves lucky.”
2017 was pretty shitty. But, there’s hope for a better tomorrow.
Embodied contributor Victoria Kussman started her thrifting at the age of 8 and is here to share her knowledge, her favorite finds, and the lessons she's learned from the recent cultural trend.
No means just that: no.
If you or someone you know is a victim of sexual assault or abuse, talk to somebody you trust, be open to getting help, or call the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 800-656-HOPE.
In the adult realm of dating, age is just a number…right?
What happens when slacktivism trumps activism
STUDENT ARTIST SPOTLIGHT:
We sit down and chat with the buzzing up-and-coming photographer about finding strength in escaping the city, emojis, Instagram's influence on her working life, and the joys of film photography. Read the full interview here.
On the soulful debut album by the R&B singer
Thank you, Solange.
A review of the fifth studio album from American musician St. Vincent
Reviewing the third studio album by Archy Marshall aka King Krule
A look into the concert venues filling the void left by Webster Hall
Remembering better times, messy times & everything in between~
A playlist of songs for Vol.9 of Embodied: “Flux,” featuring music from Blood Orange, Frank Ocean, and David Bowie.
A playlist of songs for our Vol.9 Issue: Age featuring tracks from Frankie Cosmos, Glass Animals, and The Who.