• 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, […]

  • GABRIEL SCOTT // WORKAHOLIC

    Bespoke luxury furniture and lighting studio Gabriel Scott is the vision of Canadian designer duo and brothers-in-law Gabriel Kakon and Scott Richler. With backgrounds in architecture, industrial design, and jewelry-making, their distinct luxe creations with a masculine-meets-feminine appeal are the equivalent of ornate, modern jewelry for the home. Everything is handmade in their Montréal studio and available […]

  • ELECTRIC BOWERY // WORKAHOLIC

    Designers Cayley Lambur and Lucia Bartholomew have found their dream jobs as co-founders and principals of the acclaimed Electric Bowery. Together they have spent the last five years building a successful multidisciplinary design and architecture studio at the center of Venice Beach, participating to the renewed energy and focus on the city of Los Angeles. At the […]

The Work Magazine – Collaboration Issue

 

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 […]

WORKAHOLIC // CALLIDUS GUILD

Yolande Batteau is the founder and creative visionary behind the work of Callidus Guild. When meeting her in person you immediately realize, she herself, is just as enchanting as the wallpaper she creates. Her magical studio is tucked away in Brooklyn in the neighborhood of Clinton Hill. This fine art studio flourishes with their unique, […]

HUMANSHAPES // NORA ROTHMAN – STRANGE // EXCLUSIVE WORK RELEASE

When conceptual creative genius Nathan Kim asks you to art direct one of his videos, you say yes.  That is exactly what Gloria Noto, our Editor-in-Chief did when presented the opportunity to work with him and the incredible song bird, Nora Rothman.  Her music has a twist of delicate sweetness mixed with a humorous perversion, just […]