• LORA APPLETON // WORKAHOLIC

    Lora Appleton is one of the leading forces in the New York Design scene today. She is the founder of both acclaimed design studio, kinder MODERN and the founder of the Female Design Council, an action-oriented membership organization dedicated to supporting women in the field of design. The FDC provides professional support, guidance and mentorship, while […]

  • Milan Travel Guide at Salone Del Mobile // GRAY DAVIS

    With so many great cities to visit in Italy, Milan should be high on the list. Not only for the fashion and chic street style but for the northern Italian cuisine, iconic museums, and sprawling palazzos. There is no better time to visit Milan than during its annual celebration of art and design, Salone del Mobile. For one week every April, the city streets come alive with global design aficionados […]

  • GENTNER // WORKAHOLIC

    Chicago-based design studio Gentner is the namesake label of Christopher Gentner. Equal-parts skillful craftsman, considerate sculptor and whimsical innovator, Gentner counts the recreation of the Frank Lloyd Wright Robie House gates among his accomplishments. With a BFA in metalsmithing from the Cleveland Institute of Art under his belt, followed by apprenticeships beside sculptors and jewelers,  Christopher […]

The Work Magazine – Collaboration Issue

 

The Ubiquitous Gaze of the Wallflower // The Paintings of Ariana Papademetropoulos

‘It’s about creating a gateway where a seemingly traditional environment is liquified; revealing it’s organic and interpretive forms that bare similar effects to a Rorschach inkblot test,’ says Ariana Papademetropoulos, a portrait of beauty herself, perched amidst a sea of plants suspended above painted interiors embellishing the walls of her light-drenched downtown studio. Through inventive pictorial strategies, […]

DEATH IN PARIS //

Get out your credit cards – graphic design studio turned creator of über chic bags, Death in Paris, has released their second collection of minimalist heaven. Black and white leather, mixed with clear PVC, make up their range of functional yet fashionable goodies. The bags just exude a downtown sensibility that mixes the cool of […]

WE FOUND FOOTAGE // CONCEPT DEMO

If you ever actually found some random footage, a VHS tape, a misplaced DVD, videos on a lost cellphone, what’s the best thing it could be? Kids getting scared in the woods? A giant alien attacking a city? Some frat boys being tortured in a basement? What about proof of time travel? In this Demo, […]

New Music // Mayflower madame

Who doesn’t love a druggie twang and echo of rock and roll?  We just got new music sent to us from our buddies over at Manimal.  New on our personal playlist to life is MAYFLOWER MADAME.  They have risen out of the psychedelic, doom rock haven in Norway to expel their own imprint of Black Angels x JAMC holy communion. […]

Artist of the Month // Alyssa Ellis

For the Month of  March I thought why not include some botany in our selected artist? Then I saw Alyssa’s work on Instagram. We will be featuring a piece of her work every week this month.   Alyssa Ellis is a Canadian based visual artist who is in an ongoing relationship with botanical poison.  This […]

Ariel Beesley x Jamie Wise // An exclusive recording mix tape

Los Angeles based musician and model, Ariel Beesley has joined forces with her partner in crime Jamie Wise and fellow musician ( and James Dean lookalike ) in celebration of our upcoming Collaboration Issue #7 of the Work Magazine with an original recording of songs exclusivly for our Work Magazine audience. The Mix can be […]

WEIGHTLESS //

Directed by Josefine Seifert, we bring you “Weightless” by Danish artist, Hannah Scneider, off her new album Red Lines. A poetic montage of intimate vignettes of scenes both trivial and magic, the video depicts two characters in a dreaming state-of-mind simultaneously repeating gestures and restlessly playing with shapes and objects. Inspired by the grainy feel […]

ARTIST CRUSH // NICK GEORGIOU

Tucson-based artist, Nick Georgiou, takes discarded books and newspapers and transforms them into captivating sculptures that speak to the decline in printed material in favor of digital (dis)connection. Bold and bright, his creations are ripe with emotion, drawing you inside his world. He has been commissioned by heavy-hitters ranging from Hermès to Oxford University Press, […]

FASHION FOR ALL!!!

Friend of The Work Magazine, NiK Kacy is running a Kickstarter campaign to fund the creation of the first gender-equal footwear line. NiK Kacy’s shoes break the traditional gender boundaries of the shoe industry by doing away with the notion of “men’s” and “women’s” styles and sizes and establishing the first gender-fluid luxury footwear line in […]

PALM SPRINGS MODERNISM WEEK // THE HOUSE

If you are someone who appreciates midcentruy architecture and design, then you may have trekked your way into the desert this past week.  The beautiful oasis known as Palm Springs, celebrated its Modernism Week, and we are still lusting after the beautiful Palm Springs home of designer Vance Burke that we had the luxury to experience […]