• Marianna Rothen // Shadows in Paradise

    A red dress is lying like a carcass on the lawn. Shoes abandoned next to it; the chair tipped up. A discarded blonde wig no longer means anything – no longer screams siren or bombshell or sex; only emptiness. And the question of what happened here. If the women in Marianna Rothen’s earlier series (Snow […]

  • Workaholic // Camille Vignaud

    Camille Vignaud is a designer and artist who launched her own agency in 2011, within just a few short years of leaving university. Her desire then was to bring more of her personal artistry to graphic design, and it’s an ambition she certainly attains. Her dream-like aesthetic now gets filtered through books, websites, and entire […]

  • WORK EDITORIAL // FW / 17 – GRAPHIC FALL

    We do what we want.  What is a trend? And do you follow them, or do you make your own rules? Slick your hair back, draw some shapes on your face, play with color, and leave your house. Expression is in the self and the self is where it’s at. FALL – WINTER 2017   […]

  • WORKAHOLIC // VINCENT POCSIK

    With a background in art and music and formal training in architecture, Vincent Pocsik is a creative in the purest sense. His premier furniture collection features the diversity of his skills, presenting lyrical movement and structural abstraction. Series 001 features designs that stretch and curve, bulging in unexpected and typically ignored places. The anatomy of […]

  • NEW WORK // Photo London

    There couldn’t be more happening at Photo London. The newly-instituted 4-day exhibition, which features galleries from London, Paris and New York among others, boasts of being the largest photography event in the UK, and returned in May for its second showcase of the medium.  At a time when the bounds of what photography is and […]

  • PARACHUTE MARKET // JUNE 18 – 19 // LETS GO!

    Come on down to our block for the 6th rendition of Parachute Market in The Arts District downtown for LA Design Week. The theme, “Alone Together,” encourages our creative community to explore who we are without a lens and why we thrive in community. The Digital Age has connected and disconnected us in ways never before […]

  • A Film by Justin Tyler Close + Nouel Riel // 1619 Silverlake Blvd. //exclusive release

    Nouel Riel is one of the most wild and unexpected forces I have met.  The fire in her eyes tells me to expect any unexpectedness from her actions.  Like a child, she looks at things as if they are there to her for the first time.  Justin Tyler Close, friend, former roommate, and fellow artist, […]

  • NSFW music video by GODMA // DIRECTED by GLORIA NOTO

    ” Inspired by feelings of isolation, self recognition & rejection, ‘PWROVRU’ is the brand new (NSFW) video from experimental R&B artist, GODMA. GODMA dives into a world of her own reflecting her emotions as she becomes a spectator in a world full of over consumption & over stimulation. Invading Little Tokyo, the video was shot […]

The Work Magazine – Collaboration Issue

 

Pearl and The Beard // BEAST

Stemming from New York, Pearl and The Beard’s songs feature prominent three-part vocal harmonies with instrumentations that includes cello, guitar, micro korg, tenor electric guitar, baritone ukulele, and drums. They have been featured on World Cafe from NPR and have either toured or collaborated with Ani DiFranco, Ingrid Michaelson, Devotchka, Brandy Carlisle, Nico Case, Iron and […]

FRANK GEHRY // A COMPREHENSIVE REVIEW OF BADASSERY

Frank Gehry, the revolutionary architectural  urbanist, began his work in the mid 1960’s in Los Angeles.  The vision and playfulness on reality has shown through and has paved way for new ideas. His work has gone down as some of the most influential modern designs.  You can now view drawings and models never before seen by […]

WORKAHOLIC // ALEXANDER YULISH

For Alexander Yulish, growing up in New York City in the 1980s was an experience never to forget. He spent his youth in the halls of the Chelsea Hotel where he lived with his mother, famed sculptor Barbara Pearlman. The vivid characters that came in and out of his world at a young age are […]

WORKAHOLIC // BRET WITKE

Bret Witke has lived many lives. He has owned, operated and designed various nightclubs and restaurants in the 1980’s and 90’s in Los Angeles that were heralded as the hippest places to be. Chic, irreverent and fueled by the energy of the artistic jet set, Bret’s clientele included Madonna, Herb Ritts and Matthew Rolston. Bret […]

LINES – LINES – LINES // Buckley NOW

Sarah Buckley is a visual artist based out of LA, with works mainly focused on line drawing and painting.  We love her tribal reminiscent trance like present state of mind large scale pieces.  You can see more of her work here    Save

ARTIST CRUSH // RICCARDO LA VALLE

Milanese photographer, Riccardo La Valle creates images that are ripe with juxtapositions: delicate yet bold, sensual yet strong. Using a muted color palate he creates otherworldly compositions that draw the viewer in, requiring many moments of contemplation. His ideas take time to digest, a welcome experience in a time characterized by instant gratification. As is always […]

TALES FROM THE FLOATING WORLD //

Tales From The Floating World is a short film in which a young idealistic musician and a lonely young photographer flee the isolating hustle of the city for the magic of the desert to find each other as soul mates through near misses and serendipity in this circular tale of loss and longing. Written and directed […]

CLIMB ON NEPAL // FUNDRAISER IN BROOKLYN

In wake of the recent devastating earthquakes in Nepal, the New York climbing community has partnered with Wythe Hotel and charity organization Waves for Water to create an event to celebrate adventure and a climber’s relationship with the mountains, as a nod to the Himalayas, the highest mountain range in the world, and to provide […]

MIX TAPE // PAUL BEAHAN – MANIMAL

The man behind the MANIMAL – Owner and founder of everything you want to hear and know on music, Paul Beahan  has created an exclusive mix tape. Paul’s mix revolves around his favorite and most inspiring big names in music – BEFORE they were music gods. Enjoy your day with a new soundtrack below :   […]

WORKAHOLIC // INTERIOR DESIGN AGENCY – CARTER DESIGN

Cy and Genevieve Carter are the founders of Carter Design, working both independently and together on interior design projects for the past decade. They had the fortune of working with the talented team at Commune Design which led them to start their own agency. Genevieve enjoys making visual decisions, and her work takes many shapes […]

x Vogue Editor Starts a ‘Zine // Lets Party

Writer/photographer/editor Debra Scherer started her magazine career twenty years ago, at American Vogue at the beginning of Anna Wintour’s reign. Not a bad way to cut your teeth in the magazine business, hearing Candy Price’s stories about the 1970s New York social scene and taking points from Andre Leon Tally on the essence and values of haute […]

BLUE MOUNTAINS //

“Blue Mountains” from singer and string- instrumentalist Sam Amidon’s latest Nonesuch Records release Lily-O is an Appalachian ballad that tells an enigmatic tale of a young woman who falls in love with a married man. A new film for the song, created by filmmaker and fine-art/fashion photographer Andrea Sisson. The video was shot in Ojai, CA and features […]

Selected Spreads from Collaboration Issue

Some of our favorite images from the newest publication, Issue 7, which can be purchased here.

THANKS FOR TRYING // VITO IN SILVERLAKE

This post is a bit different than our other Thanks For Trying posts.  I had enough courage to walk up to him, but not enough to ask him anything about himself other than his name.  All I know is that his name is Vito and he drives a red Mini Cooper, oh and has impeccable style […]

ISSUE 7 RELEASE PHOTOS // WE HAD A PARTY!

At the beginning of the month we gave birth to what was a year in the making – Release of Issue 7 – Our COLLABORATION issue.  Like a truly proud parent we celebrated the night away at Ace Hotel with a some of our favorite DJ’s (Silent Servant (Official) , Kid606 , ZØRAYA , Live For Each Moon,  a  group art show,  musical performance, and an interactive dance.  If you […]