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It's an Accessible Life: My 24-Hour Journey

Sally Swanson | Posted 10.21.2016 | Healthy Living
Sally Swanson

Bravo, Rio! I was surprised that it would take me several weeks to talk about my Rio 2016 visit. When I returned from Rio I had a plethora of feeling...

Rio: The Olympics For Climate Action

Max Thabiso Edkins | Posted 09.03.2016 | Sports
Max Thabiso Edkins

Now the games have begun! Directed by Brazilian filmmaker Fernando Meirelles, known for City of God and supporter of the World Bank Group's Connect4Climate program, the opening ceremony put climate change front and center.

Team Refugees Gets Standing Ovation At Olympics Opening Ceremony

The Huffington Post | Daniel Marans | Posted 08.12.2016 | Sports

Team Refugees, the Olympic Games’ first ever team of refugee athletes, received a standing ovation on Friday night when they entered the stadium dur...

The Rio Opening Ceremony Put Climate Change Front And Center

The Huffington Post | Maxwell Strachan | Posted 08.12.2016 | Sports

The Opening Ceremony at the Rio Olympics Friday evening was filled with celebrations of Brazilian culture and unity. But for a few brief moments, the ...

NBC Slammed By Viewers Over Rio Olympics Tape Delay

Reuters | Andrew Hart | Posted 08.05.2016 | Media

American TV viewers used social media on Friday to vent their anger at U.S. broadcaster NBC for delaying the screening of the opening ceremony of the ...

Gisele Bundchen Earns Gold Medal In Walking In A Straight Line

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 08.12.2016 | Style

If Twitter could hand out gold medals, it would have given one to supermodel Gisele Bundchen, judging by how much everybody loved her walking in a str...

The Secret to Producing the Open Ceremony for the Olympic Games

Quora | Posted 05.11.2016 | Sports

These questions originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. ...

LCD Soundsystem's Nancy Whang Makes DIY Music AND DIY Handbags

Opening Ceremony | Posted 04.18.2016 | Entertainment
Opening Ceremony

BYOB by KARA is a (build your own bag) pattern series designed by the NYC-based handbag label. In each feature, designer Sarah Law sits down with crea...

The New York City Ballet Gets A Touch Of Marcel Dzama

Opening Ceremony | Posted 02.10.2017 | Arts
Opening Ceremony

Digitally driven, image laden, and over branded, 21st century contemporary culture has resulted in a yearning for a simpler more streamlined lifestyle. The conspicuous consumption of (practically) any form of minimalist design--whether in fashion, architecture, music, or art--has become an all too powerful coping mechanism.

Iconic Pearl River Mart Gets A Clothing Collab

Opening Ceremony | Posted 02.08.2017 | Style
Opening Ceremony

Opening Ceremony's Year of China debuts in time for the Lunar New Year with a collaboration with one of New York's most beloved emporiums (and Opening...

Meet Instafamous Dog Toast's Inspiring Owner

Opening Ceremony | Posted 02.08.2017 | Women
Opening Ceremony

Celebrities are cool and all, but in 2016, the real stars are the dogs of Instagram. With hundreds of thousands of followers and enough sponsorships t...

Drake's Protégées Make A Name For Themselves

Opening Ceremony | Posted 02.08.2017 | Entertainment
Opening Ceremony

Propelling from the status of mixing tracks in your dorm room to locking down the official "featuring" cosign on Drake's "Hold On, We're Going Home" s...

About Saturday's Democratic Debate...

Opening Ceremony | Posted 12.22.2016 | Comedy
Opening Ceremony

Wait, what? If people didn't talk about politics how on Earth would decisions get made? If they don't talk to one another, how do people know what they stand for and believe in and how can we possibly make informed positive change?

Opening Ceremony & DEERDANA Solve Holiday Procrastination With Printable Cards

Opening Ceremony | Posted 12.22.2016 | Style
Opening Ceremony

Procrastination is the biggest enemy to holiday-based success. From making travel plans to buying gifts, the habit is always lurking around the corner...

Director Spike Jonze Talks Kodak Nostalgia

Opening Ceremony | Posted 12.18.2016 | Entertainment
Opening Ceremony

Considering the Opening Ceremony Fall/Winter 2015 NYFW presentation was the first time that Spike Jonze saw some of his own archival 35mm photographs that inspired this season's collection, we've also been excited to hear his personal recollection of the imagery.

Perfect Pussy's Meredith Graves on Why It's More Important to Be Nice Than Punk

Opening Ceremony | Posted 12.15.2016 | Entertainment
Opening Ceremony

We asked ourselves, who is living up to the path that icons like Kim Gordon paved? Easy: Meredith Graves, who acts as lead singer of Perfect Pussy while freelance writing and heading up her record label, Honor Press.

The Star Wars Force Is With Opening Ceremony

Opening Ceremony | Posted 12.15.2016 | Style
Opening Ceremony

Ahead of the Star Wars: The Force Awakens' theatrical release this week, Opening Ceremony harnesses the power of the Force -- to create a custom Stormtroopers costume inspired by the iconic film saga.

Musician SZA Is as Legit as They Come

Opening Ceremony | Posted 11.05.2016 | Entertainment
Opening Ceremony

I wouldn't consider my day spent with SZA--known as Solana Rowe to those close to her--a standard interview procedure whatsoever. Speaking with the 24...

Gregg Araki Talks The Doom Generation 20 Years Later

Opening Ceremony | Posted 10.29.2016 | Entertainment
Opening Ceremony

After working with Gregg Araki on Kenzo's Fall/Winter 2015 short film "Here Now," Opening Ceremony co-founders Humberto Leon and Carol Lim knew that we had to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the filmmaker's legendary 90's cult hit The Doom Generation in style.

The Wolfpack Director Crystal Moselle Turns Nostalgia Into Groundbreaking Films

Opening Ceremony | Posted 10.23.2016 | Entertainment
Opening Ceremony

The boys' stories and newly-exposed creativity may never have been introduced to the world if a curious Moselle hadn't encountered the boys in the Lower East Side during one of their rare outings over five years ago.

Dirt Magazine Answered All the Important Questions

Opening Ceremony | Posted 10.13.2016 | Style
Opening Ceremony

In the early '90s, one magazine helped change the scope of alternative publishing during the unpredictable era of print media with a simple question: "Would you chew up a nasty-tasting vitamin B-12 for $5? Yes or no?"

Dance Like Nobody Is Watching... Just Make Sure Your Costume Is Worthy of Lincoln Center

Opening Ceremony | Posted 10.06.2016 | Arts
Opening Ceremony

We all understand the impression left after a person walks by in a show-stopping outfit. But what if instead of walking, that same person was mastering foutté turns?

BYOB (Build Your Own Bag): The Origami Tote, Inspired By Artist Camilla Engstrom

Opening Ceremony | Posted 09.25.2016 | Style
Opening Ceremony

BYOB by KARA is a pattern series designed by the NYC-based handbag label. In each feature, designer Sarah Law sits down with creatives both Opening Ceremony and KARA are obsessed with to design a unique bag based on necessity, inspiration and, of course, personality.

The Sound & Fury Behind the New York City Ballet & Opening Ceremony's Fashion Week Takeover

Opening Ceremony | Posted 09.25.2016 | Style
Opening Ceremony

Set to a soundtrack mix composed by Kingdom, the OC runway show featured New York City Ballet dancers starting off with a series of (not-so-seemingly) intentional falls. These fake-outs were part of a modern dance routine orchestrated by renowned choreographer Justin Peck.

Kylie Jenner's Bodyguard Reportedly Shoved Jessica Alba At New York Fashion Week

The Huffington Post | Julia Brucculieri | Posted 09.15.2015 | Entertainment

Kylie Jenner's bodyguards won't let anyone get in her way, not even a famous billionaire actress just minding her own business. Page Six is reporting...