• 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

 

ROARK // SS 2012 Everyday more and more young designers are pushing the boundaries on how they choose to create brand awareness. You kind of have to these days. So much of everything has been done and our attention spans are about as long as my furry stepson’s, on a hot day, while sitting in […]

WORKAHOLIC // LUXURY JONES  What do you do?I am fashion designer. How did you get to where you are now?I started making clothes like 10 years ago. I worked at Wasteland on Melrose in 1999 and I met this magical girl named Kime Buzzelli. We started making clothes together and then we opened a shop […]

Phantoms Go Down // The Bootleg Theater // Los Angeles, CA

In the West Coast premiere of the dark comedy, Phantoms Go Down, playwright, Ariel Shepherd-Oppenheim explores the world of three estranged siblings as they road trip down to Cabo San Lucas to bury their mother’s ashes.  The journey becomes more complicated when Rosalind, the youngest sister, snorts their mother’s ashes and becomes possessed by her […]

THANKS FOR TRYING

NAME: Tanner Lion Heart Haber WHO DO YOU THINK YOU ARE?: Your Future. LOCATION: Rosebowl, Pasadena CA ARE YOU LEGAL?: Not quite yet, soon though! THANKS FOR TRYING AGENT: Ally Ferguson

LOST & FOUND // PHOTO EXHIBITION

When the tsunami hit Japan last year I remember being glued to live feeds and You Tube constantly. I was devastated and I’m sure like most of us, felt like my hands were tied. At least for me, when I hear of these things I want to drop everything, book it over there and get […]

The War on Drugs // Sharon Van Etten // Music to my ears

After having a few cocktails at the local hole in the wall bar the well, I was well lubricated for a night of music & facial hair. Being a philly native, I have heard of the war on drugs for years. A girl I knew was always dating someone in the band, they were always […]

treasure & bond // A NYC Gem

On a recent trip to New York, we visited the concept boutique treasure & bond in Soho.  Wow, is this place special.  It’s part retail and part philanthropy with curated inventory from designers all over the globe.  Each quarter, the store supports two New York City -based programs through all the products sold.  If you […]

FEATURED STOCKIST: THE SHOP AT BLUEBIRD

The WORK Magazine is now carried at The Shop at Bluebird. The Shop at Bluebird is an eclectic concept store offering an exceptional edit from the worlds of fashion, interiors and beauty. Since the store opened in 2005, The Shop at Bluebird has become an addictive destination for the most discerning fashion set, both in London and […]

FEATURED STOCKIST: PRO QM

The WORK Magazine is now carried at Pro QM.  Pro qm was founded as a thematic bookstore in 1999 by three artists/architects/art-theorists in Berlin-Mitte. The thematic emphasis is on the city and its links to politics, pop, economic critique, architecture, design, art and the bordering theories. The project is interdisciplinary and consists, next to the […]

CASS BIRD // BOOK SIGNING

I’m sure you’re familiar with the forward thinking, art turned fashion photographer, Cass Bird? Yes? If not, do yourself a favor and look into her. She’s one of a few artists that I could spend hours looking through her work and enjoying every bit of it. Each photo is uniquely captivating and real. Maybe that’s […]