September 2016

The Figure
Photograph by Audrey Ronning Topping.

Robots in China


Perhaps the most fashionable figures in China today are enhanced robots. These romanticized jiqiren, meaning “mechanical people,” dispense basic advice in banks in high,…

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Brand born


Ariana Rockefeller comes from a long line of entrepreneurs. She is the great-great granddaughter of John D. Rockefeller Sr., the great-granddaughter of Junior, the…