Best of the Week

A round-up of this week's stories across Arts, Fashion, Music, and Photography you may have missed...

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In case you've missed the tonnes of features going up on Dazed Digital this week, we've collated some of our biggest stories - including magazine stories taken from the November issue, as well as exclusive mixes, video premieres and archive looks.

From the November issue, we meet a radical art duo, US drag pop musician, and Arab-American artists:

PINAR+VIOLA
The radical artist duo on beach towels, bent politicians and the joy of sexting

SSION
Cody Critcheloe, the man behind SSION's audiovisual fusion of art, pop and high camp, tells us how he went from making unlistenable punk to becoming a zeitgeist-riding, real-life pop star

FATIMA AL QADIRI & SOPHIA AL-MARIA
Fatima Al Qadiri and Sophia Al-Maria tell Karen Orton about Gulf futurism, and why the oil-rich region's restrictive desert consumerism hold the keys to the future

Plus we continue our new columns and Q&A's from our anonymous jobhunter, as well as a Satellite Voices correspondent from Greece, and words from author and journalist Daniel Trilling on the far-right:

THE SEEKER Pt III.
A new coat and the milk of human kindness makes all the difference, The Seeker reports from the coalface of austerity

SATELLITE VOICES: SANTORINI'S BOHO BOOKSHOP
Greek islands: Atlantis Books is an anti-corporate, highly literate haven in the middle of the Med, one former resident (and worker) writes

Q&A: DANIEL TRILLING
The journalist taking on Britain's far-right speaks about defending our multi-cultural society

In fashion, we took a look back from founder Wayne Hemingway on his iconic label, Red or Dead's archive, and get an interview with Diane Pernet ahead of her fifth A Shaded View on Fashion Film:

WAYNE HEMINGWAY ON RED OR DEAD
With an exhibition celebrating the 30th anniversary of Hemingway's anarchic brand at the Truman Brewery, we caught up with the creative to talk attitude and legacy

DIANE PERNET'S SHADED VIEW ON FASHION FILM
The immaculately-dressed style blogger tells us about the fifth A Shaded View on Fashion Film Festival, at the Centre Pompidou this weekend

And last but not least, we got musical mixtapes from West Norwood Cassette Library, the ethereal sounding Tri Angle musician Evian Christ's on his top audio-visual live shows, and an exclusive video premiere for Eyes in the Heat's new single:

WEST NORWOOD CASSETTE LIBRARY MIXTAPE
The South London electronic producer showcases the finest selections from his WNCL label from the back catalogue, current releases and future dubplates

MY OBSESSION: EVIAN CHRIST'S TOP A/V LIVE SHOWS
Ahead of the Club To Club music festival, the Tri Angle artist picks out his favourite live A/V shows from Amon Tobin to Beyonce

EYES IN THE HEAT
An exclusive video premiere of London avant-pop duo's new single 'Florida' on Kill The DJ

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