• 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

 

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 […]

EMPTY PALACE // NEW ALBUM AND RECORD RELEASE

Psychedelic anything will always hold a special place in my “energy”, but here I share with you Delic Psych with shredding metal guitar riffs and some head whipping to boot. Long live druggy metal psych rock.  Los Angeles (by way of Denver) progressive psych band Empty Palace are gearing up for the release of their full length […]

Just Because // Bill the Badass

Who knows if this is real or not, we don’t really care. He reminds me of a little kid, in his socks , at the top of the stairs, discovering shit.  Some of our favorites included.  

ARTIST OF THE MONTH // WEEK 3 ERIN SMITH

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FILM/NOIR // NEW SINGLE AND MUSIC VIDEO

Sexy, smooth, and perfect to get you ready for your Friday.  We are ready, and now you can be too…if you weren’t already. London based experimental art project Film/Noir is made up of Micael Prysler and Tobi Falade. Releasing their new single “After Hours” along with some stunning visuals to match. Film/Noir scrolls the neon lit streets while this […]

Artist Crush // Alison Foshee

Anyone who knows me, knows of my intense love of botanicals. Watercolor, pencil, clay—staples? Yes. Staples. Artist Alison Foshee has turned beautiful pieces of nature into cold hard and yet compellingly beautiful metal art. In her own words: “This series of staple works on paper began in 1998.  I was exploring how everyday materials or found objects […]

HAPPY PRESIDENT’S DAY // CLINTON + LEWINSKY

On this holy day of Presidents, we honor Bill, his philandering ways, and one of our favorite public lies. All because of that dirty blue dress… we hope it was worth it.