Working With Nature – Azadeh Shladovsky

Our friend Azadeh Shladovsky has emerged as a designer best known for her artful, empathetic interiors, premiered her collection of “nature inspired,” sculptural furniture last week at Jean de Merry Melrose Place.      Shladovsky’s premier furniture collection explores her unique relationship with nature, and highlights her ability to create powerful expressions that are as […]

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NAME:Chrisander Brun WHO DO YOU THINK YOU ARE?:Light and stage design WEBSITE: ARE YOU LEGAL?: 21 LOCATION:  Stockholm, Sweden WHAT YOU GOT:Hope pants/shoes, Weekday button down, Jowe Nielsen jacket, American Apparel scarf.  THANKS FOR TRYING AGENT: Tristan Scott

Mary Katrantzou FW11 Decadence // Art History Lesson

A dynamic trend for FW11, head-to-toe prints is most artfully articulated by Grecian designer Mary Katrantzou.  Inspired by historic and opulent interior décor, Katrantzou’s FW11 collection highlights prints from a spectrum of maximalist motifs from Qing Dynasty vases, Fabergé eggs, Persian carpets, Meissen porcelain, and De Xing Cheng enamel cloisonné. A new favorite on our […]

Richard Serra is one of my favorite artists. If you aren’t familiar with his magnificent installation sculpture, this time lapse video will acclimate you with his large scale installation process. -KD (Source:


With Pacific Standard Time and Art Platform art fairs just around the corner, this is a very exciting time for the Los Angeles art scene. MMPI, producer of internationally renowned art shows including The Armory Show®, Art Chicago®, Art Toronto, VOLTA, VOLTA NY and NEXT, will introduce Art Platform—Los Angeles tomorrow night and will run through Monday, October 3, […]


The LadyFace // ManBody zine is the result of a collaboration betweenphotographer Robin Black and visual artist Heather Cassils. Formattedas a fine art periodical, the zine features powerful pin-ups for ashifting cultural landscape.  Printed in full color, limited run,paperback, 8.5 x 11, 35 pages. The zine is an accompaniment to Heather’s show:  Cuts: A Traditional Sculpture. […]

Interesting Email I received today…

Please join the experiment in collective imagination, participatory demonstration and dancing in the streets. On October 2nd where artists will be staging a Queer wedding-party in downtown LA as part of Tresspass/Parade. It’s a parade within the larger trespass/parade and we are inviting artists/qweerdos/mimes to join the fun. We will mobilize what is traditionally a […]

Self Evident Truths// Support // Kickstarter. Help Support the amazing cause and art project “Self Evident Truths”. They only have a few more weeks to reach their goal! Be a part of something amazing. WHAT it is: NYC based artist iO Tillett Wright has launched a limitless photographic record of LGBTQ America today, through a […]

From One editor in chief to another // Interview // Hana May of hearty magazine

I got the pleasure of meeting Hana May from hearty magazine in Vegas last month.  I instantly knew we shared a bond in our views of fashion, life, art, and how amazing women are. It was just one of those instant feelings of familiarity that happens every once in a great while.  Hana May did […]

MOCA under the stars! Final Engagement Party with the LA Urban Rangers

Thursday, September 1 MOCA Grand Avenue Lodge 7-10pm LA Urban Rangers invite you to join them for “Critical Campout”, a campfire program that explores the full spectrum of habitation options in downtown Los Angeles. Some of the campfire activities include: a live demonstration where you can learn how to make an alternative temporary shelter, and Ask a Ranger station for all of […]