• New Coffee Bar // Intelligentsia Hollywood

    Our faithful favorite Silverlake coffee bar Intelligentsia, has set up a new shop in Hollywood. While the Silverlake location is best known for its Instagrammable floor tiles (read #ihavethisthingwithfloors), the new Hollywood location will have you looking up. The mosaic tiled ceiling designed by Los Angeles studio, Standard was inspired by the artist Paul Delongpre, who back in […]

  • WORKAHOLIC // Jean De Merry & Christian Darnaud – Maroselli

    Jean De Merry is a furniture studio located in the heart of the design district in Los Angeles, California, with outposts in Chicago, Dallas and New York. From a small French town where successive generations of his family had operated a leather tanning business for four centuries, De Merry – also a renowned novelist and former restauranteur […]

  • THE NEW // VIDERE LICET “MELTFORMS”

    Los Angeles has a new experimental art and design gallery –  THE NEW. Now on view is a body of work from Videre Licet entitled “Meltforms” The exhibition consists of a series of glass and metal sculptural lightboxes illuminated with internal LED lights. The idea came to life when artistic duo, designer Daniele Albright and design curator Stefan Lawrence, […]

The Work Magazine – Collaboration Issue

 

Workaholic // Milly Dent

The abstract patterns of Milly Dent’s porcelain objects coil in the mind like they coil round the clay they decorate. Only three years after her graduation, Dent’s unique aesthetic – bathed in the blues of Sydney’s rock harbours and pale shores – has already captivated galleries, along with those who embrace her designs purely in […]

Contemporary Fine Artist // Nouel Riel – Interview and First SOLO show

Nouel Reil’s multilayer, mixed media pieces in her first solo show , A New Mythos, are layered not only in texture and color but in content and meaning.  Stemming from the uprooting that comes along with taking perspective of one’s own life and how we have become who we are, she takes on personas that […]

ARTIST CRUSH // PETRA CORTRIGHT

WE <3 PETRA ! LA artist, Petra Cortright,  uses a range of mediums, both digital and analog, to explore the aesthetics and performative cultures of online consumption.  Her first video, vvebcam (2007), has been canonized and discussed in academia as an important work in the history of video art.  In addition to her personal work, she has […]

Workaholic // Wolfe von Lenkiewicz

The art world is hardly devoid of characteristic and idiosyncratic individuals, yet even among these, Wolfe von Lenkiewicz stands out. At first glance his work is a reproduction: a painstaking recreation of works that have defined the canon of art history and the visual culture of today. But look closer and and a wealth of […]

Living across continents is a hazy state of mind // By Elena Ellen

Living across continents is a hazy state of mind. In London I wake up and it’s dark. The sun cuts soft across an outstretched landscape of roofs and tall, packed houses, being slowly transformed into day. The stereotypes are wrong: that first heady dose of sunlight is not blue, it’s green. A fresh wash of colour that’s […]

Narcissister // WORK MAG Contributor ARTIST FOCUS

Work Magazine contributor, Narcissister , is a mixed media performance and fine artist.  Her identity remains one of mystery and her content continues to make the viewer uncomfortable – thoughtful – turned on.  Just how we like them.  You can see select pieces in this issue of The Work Magazine. Narcissister works within the worlds […]

WORKAHOLIC // ATELIER DE TROUPE

With the downtown Los Angeles art scene starting most conversations in LA these days, we thought to shed light on another scene taking place in West Adams. The design world is setting up shop around West Jefferson Blvd with studios belonging to celebrated designers like the Haas Brothers and Los Angeles’ Atelier de Troupe. Atelier […]

Is it 1997? // 7AM Anniversary Party

Sometimes dreams do come true. I have wished to experience life as a twenty something ( well, 30 something in reality ) in the 90’s.  Either it was whatever I was under the influence of the other night, or it is happening. Walking through crowds of young ones rocking the whatever forever attitude with music […]

Elena Larsson // New Work Magazine Contributor and Artist

London and Sydney based artist Elena Larsson brings to life moments in time that feel like a memory – something you are trying to let go of but can’t seem to release, owing to the severe intimacy they hold over your heart. We are excited to have her as a regular contributor to the Work magazine family. Below are […]

WORKAHOLIC // MASTER BARBERS OF IMPERIAL BARBER PRODUCTS

With a combined 30 years in the Los Angeles, London and New York City barber culture, Master Barbers, Scott Serrata and Pedro Zermeno have worked tirelessly to perfect the craft of classic American men‘s styling. Inspiration came from years behind the chair grooming their clients and never finding the one perfect product that met their standards. Pomades, gels […]