The owner of notorious tattoo shop Shamrock Social Club, situated on Los Angeles’s Sunset Strip, Mark Mahoney is known for both his pioneering artistry and high profile clients, ranging from Tupac to David Beckham and Lana Del Rey – the latter of whom he starred opposite in the pop siren’s videos for "West Coast" and "Shades of Cool".
In surreal man-versus-myth-style documentary Wonder Mark, director Ivan Olita captures the artist and actor inking French troubadour Johnny Hallyday while he talks hopes, fears and LA stories.
Director Ivan Olita unveils the desolate and unimaginable reality of ALMA’s existence in the Atacama Dessert. ALMA (Atacama Large Millimeter/Sub-millimeter Array) is an international partnership between Europe, the US, Canada and several countries consisting of 66 telescopes, making it the most expensive ground-based telescope in operation. Listen as ALMA’s Deputy Program Manager, Daniel Espada, divulges, “By going to the past, we don’t only know about the future but also about our origins, what we are, who we are and where we come from… How the elements of our body were built.”
A short film by Ivan Olita conceived exclusively for V Magazine that offers an unprecedented peek into Lady Gaga’s system of beliefs about fashion and the collaborative nature that defines her vision. Watch Gaga talking it all out as she takes the lead as V99’s editor in chief: vmagazine.com/site/content/5484/v99-gaga-on-gaga
While Cuban skaters struggle to get their hands on new equipment and dedicated ramps, this hasn't deterred one skateboarding community thriving in the suburbs of Havana. At the forefront of this is regular rider Yojani Perez Rivera, who shares the sport's role in a changing social and political landscape, in this film directed by Ivan Olita.