Paul Mpagi Sepuya, “Pedestal (0X5A9024),” 2022. (Paul Mpagi Sepuya, Bortolami, New York, DOCUMENT, Chicago, Peter Kilchmann, Paris & Zurich, and Vielmetter Los Angeles) This story is part of Image issue 17, “Offering,” a special gift from L.A.’s creative community to a city that seemingly has it all. Read the whole issue here. Paul Mpagi Sepuya crafts pictures that feel as intimate and warm as they do formal and intellectual. His photos do what art does…"Intimacy is making work with friends for Paul Mpagi Sepuya"
The Undertaker put the most renowned active streak in sports entertainment on the line at WrestleMania XXX, but it was abruptly ended by Brock Lesnar at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans. By losing to Lesnar, Taker’s epic string of 21 straight victories came to an end, leaving him with a 21-1 overall WrestleMania record. Despite Lesnar’s megastar status, his triumph went down as one of the biggest WrestleMania surprises in history. Even in loss,…"1′ – Paul Heyman reveals Brock Lesnar’s decision to end the streak"
This weekend, infamous YouTuber and internet hype beast Logan Paul made his WrestleMania debut, complete with the world’s most expensive Pokémon card attached to a gold chain around his neck. Paul, 27, entered the WrestleMania 38 ring in an over-the-top, seemingly Wolverine-inspired yellow and black outfit, though he was sure to flaunt his very rare “Illustrator” Pikachu Pokémon card to audiences (and social media). .@LoganPaul wearing the most expensive @Pokemon card in the world right…"Logan Paul wears $5M Pokémon card into WrestleMania ring – National"