Gloss was conceptualized for Media Design 376--a publication that seeksto provide an articulate, critical presentation of pop culture for the educatedreader. Gloss reports on art, fashion, music, and culture in an attempt toeducate the reader and inspire him or her to explore new interests and learningopportunities. Gloss caters to engaged cultural consumers that read to acquirenew tastes and expand knowledge on current events. Gloss is committed topowerful storytelling that provides sharp cultural commentary. Gloss focuses onthe present and provides a new lens to connect a younger generation with thepast. I do not own this article or any images of Nico.