• 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

 

Visual Magic with Sarah Faith // The Magician

“When we practice magic we are always making connections, moving energy, identifying with other forms of being. Magic could be called the applied science that is based on an understanding of how energy makes patterns and patterns direct energy. To put it another way, at its heart is a paradox: Consciousness shapes reality; Reality shapes […]

Start your morning right – BAATHHAUS // Ascension

What if your suburban home norm was decorated with a mother in drag greeting your prom date, a father with blue nail polish, and a consistent throw back to 1985? Wouldn’t life be much more exciting in the Midwest, to say the least? This music video is more of a short film that gives you something […]

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, […]