Dec 02, 2011 12:00AM

Get Nailed by Dzine

Nail art TO THE MAX.

If there's one thing we've learnt from this website recently, it's that you guys LOVE nail art. Love it. Turns out lots of other people do too, so The Standard hotel group has decided to jump on the bandwagon by releasing a book called Nailed, the second to be released through its publishing imprint, Standard Press. The book is a collaboration with artist Dzine, best known for his exploration of the more OTT elements of Latino design.

Nailed is a essentially a celebration of the underground nail-art world - did you know there was such a thing? Dzine's researched the history of self-adornment and customisation, culminating in an installation at Salon 94 Freemans (it's an art gallery) in NYC and a mobile nail salon (!) in the New Museum lobby window, giving regular ol' museum visitors the chance to have their very own nail designs. The book, which 8 an introduction by Paper magazine's Kim Hastreiter, consists of 200 pages of photographs of contemporary nail art, including those created by the author himself (shot by Kai Regan).

MOST excitingly, Dzine will be celebrating the release installing another one of his nail salons at The Standard Spa during Art Basel Miami Beach this December.

Nailed is US$45 and will be available exclusively through The Standard shops and website until February 1, 2012, after which it will be distributed internationally by D.A.P.

Also check out Oyster's Top 5 Trends in Nail Art Part I and Part II.

www.standardhotels.com

www.dzinestudio.com

Sophie Bosch

Latest


See SUKU's 'Lucidity' Collection

Lucid dreaming err'day.


Watch Odd Future's 'Beyond Scared Straight' Parody

"Why you got so many NECKLESH??"


Your Facebook Photos Aren't That Private

The site's asking all users to download an app for messages too.


Racial Plastic Surgery Is Strange And Real

'I'm not gonna spend my life being a colour.'


Pussy Riot Sue Russia, Win Award For Political Thought

Saying their imprisonment equated to torture.


Imaginary Dating Profile: The Preatures

Getting intimate on a truck with Isabella, Jack, Luke, Gideon & Tom.


Exclusive Video: Chicks Who Love Guns 'Deep End'

We talk to the boys about going bush.


RES Denim x Gadir Rajab

Shot in the Blue Mountains.


OKCupid Is Experimenting On You

Following in the footsteps of Facebook, but playing with hearts.


Karen O Has A New Video 'Rapt'

"Love's a fucking bitch."


Turn Yourself (And Others) Into Emojis

And use other people's #trending pics.


Russia Regains Control Of Lizard Sex Satellite

Ground control to major reptile.


Street Style Polaroids At Splendour 2014

Plus our favourite moments, overheards and artists.


Welcoming Andreja Pejic!

Andreja Pejic reveals she had sexual reassignment surgery earlier this year.


An Alternative To The Fifty Shades Of Grey Trailer

Because it's like 'Secretary' but less good.


Artist Reimagines Terry Richardson As Francis Bacon

Terryworld goes creepy-figurative.


Collection Survey: STRATEAS CARLUCCI

The winners of the Woolmark Prize Australian Regional Finals.


Nike SB Fit To Move Campaign

A new collection feat. our boy Alex Olson!


Mid-Week Music: SBTRKT x Ezra Koenig, Team Spirit, Basement Jaxx, BANKS and HTRK

Everything you should hear/see today, in one place.


Top 5: High School Subculture Documentaries

Riot grrl, rap, 80s punks, skate witches and Japanese parkour.


Beyonce Is Rosie The Riveter

A feminist is a female version of a hustler.


Diverse Emojis Are Here With iDiversicons

United colours of emoticon.


David Lynch Designs Yoga Wear

Supporting your 'Twin Peaks'.


Hear Diplo's Remix of Lorde's 'Tennis Court'

The 'Andre Agassi Reebok Pump Mix'.


Vagina Underwear Puts Your Insides on The Outside

Anatomically accurate and on-trend.


Facebook-Stalk People More Effectively Than Ever

With these three new developments!


New Kanye West Is Two Weeks Away

And his next album's coming out this Spring.


Splendour In The Grass: Survival Guide

What to wear, do and hear (via Shantan Wantan Ichiban!) this weekend.


FKA Twigs Directs & Stars In Lucki Eck$ Video

The track's produced by her too!