Articles by Lauren Pincente


Feature: Emily Kai Bock

SCENE AND HEARD Emily Kai Bock knows how to get an entire scene talking. Photography by Matthew Tammaro It began in 2012. Emily’s friend Claire, a Canadian indie musician, needed to make a music video. Emily, who already had several …

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Feature: Charlie Carrick

A Simple Man When it comes to his acting career, TIFF Rising Star Charlie Carrick is nothing but himself. Photographer / Jalani Morgan | Stylist / Terri Dacquisto (Plutino Group) + Grooming / Bree Powell using M.A.C Cosmetics (Plutino Group) …

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Profile: Jahmil French

Make Me Blink Jahmil French talks fearlessness, seizing opportunities and expressing himself as a multi-disciplinary artist. Photographer / Simon Mohos + Grooming / Tami El Sombati —- It’s difficult to make Jahmil French flinch. The 21-year-old Toronto native has an …

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Dmitri Karakostas

Dimitri Karakostas is the kind of photographer who likes to bother people. “I kind of like annoying people,” he says, taking time out of a friend’s birthday dinner at a Bloor West restaurant to talk. “I just like being an antagonist.” …

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Katie, Rising

When you first meet Katie Boland, you’re struck by her resemblance to a classical Hollywood film star with her rouged lips and striking eyes that peek out from under soft, brown curls. Her elegant looks have the same intensity as …

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Justin Singer doesn’t accept boundaries. The 20-year-old indie filmmaker behind Junior Films Co. picked up a camera as a child and has shown no signs of slowing down since. A videographer, director and producer, Singer has shot dozens of music …

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The Transformation

It’s an uncharacteristically warm November afternoon when Jordan Todosey walks into Chinatown’s Sonic Café. She’s perky and sweet as she introduces herself to the crew and I’m struck not only by her modest confidence but also by how vastly different …

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