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Travel author and avid wayfarer Jini Reddy walks us through the impact and significance of walking and reminds us just how empowering, inclusive, and inspiring it can be.

The new Directions Magazine explores the act of walking

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The Design Diaries — Masha Reva

For Ukrainian artist and art director Masha Reva, finding her creative voice has been a complex journey of difficulties and beautiful revelations. As her path has unfurled beneath her, Reva has led us through an oeuvre that both challenges and dazzles us.

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Grant Maunder

When he’s not running his wealth management business in the U.K. or spending time with his family in the U.S., Grant Maunder is most likely found championing his homeland of Wales while careening down a hillside on skis in Switzerland—always with his eye on his next project.

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Six of the World’s Best Lakeside Hotels

Dip your toes into these six stunning lakeside lodgings to feel soothed at an elemental level.

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The Art of Being a Woman

This art exhibition at Stockholm’s Miss Clara by Nobis featured works by 11 female artists hand-selected from over 100 applications.

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Mario Plasencia

This fearlessly creative man from Mexico is anything but common—he shapes images and builds dreams that always take into account the bigger picture.

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A Crafty New Tale in Indonesia

The new Cap Karoso, coming to the Indonesian island of Sumba, uses age-old crafts in new, interesting ways to stunning effect. Welcome to ancient modern.

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The Artist and the Artisan

From generations-old glass blowing workshops and ceramic studios to a modern desert oasis, Further Marrakech in collaboration with La Pause Residency asked what it means to be an artist or an artisan—and what happens when such practitioners come together in the act of creation.

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The Design Diaries — Fernando Laposse

London-based Mexican designer Fernando Laposse transforms humble natural materials into refined design pieces while making an enchanting case for biological biodiversity, empowering local communities, and most of all respecting nature.

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Rewriting the Archive

M’Barek Bouhchichi is unlearning the Euro-centric history he was taught in favor of understanding and documenting his country’s context, history, and people through his artistic practice.

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Seduced by Nature

Running in a nearly dried-out riverbed moved Lena Marie Emrich to create glass-plated photographs and bondage-inspired leather sculptures.

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Seaweed Futures

Australian creative practitioners Jessie French and Lichen Kelp have a new future in mind—one full of seaweed. Further Marrakech met them during their residency at La Pause, where they researched red algae that’s specific to Moroccan coast and turned it into reusable bioplastic.

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Sonic Branding With Claire Marie

With an extensive palette of genres from disco and house to funk and electro, Claire Marie Rutledge has an unprecedented gift in curating soundtracks for her clients at the female talent agency, Les Filles. We chat with her about all things music.

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