Monthly Archives: March 2015

BASQUIAT – THE UNKNOWN NOTEBOOKS {EXHIBITION}

Jean-Michel Basquiat over the years has become a legendary figure within the course of art history. Collectors and historians alike both can agree that his works helped re-define an era that was filled with sociopolitical unrest. From 1980-1987, he filled numerous

BASQUIAT – THE UNKNOWN NOTEBOOKS {EXHIBITION}

Jean-Michel Basquiat over the years has become a legendary figure within the course of art history. Collectors and historians alike both can agree that his works helped re-define an era that was filled with sociopolitical unrest. From 1980-1987, he filled numerous

the WOMEN group AT STORIES

BUILDING A TIME CAPSULE POEM BY POEM – DYLAN DOREN {INTERVIEW/FEATURE}

Four years ago, the phrase “Los Angeles’ literary scene” would have been an oxymoron. Since then, the paltry landscape has grown lush with grassroots literary efforts, namely in the form of small publishing presses and zines enthusiastically supported by locals.

the WOMEN group AT STORIES

BUILDING A TIME CAPSULE POEM BY POEM – DYLAN DOREN {INTERVIEW/FEATURE}

Four years ago, the phrase “Los Angeles’ literary scene” would have been an oxymoron. Since then, the paltry landscape has grown lush with grassroots literary efforts, namely in the form of small publishing presses and zines enthusiastically supported by locals.

CAT KING’S \WORD \VOMIT – Questionable Questions

I couldn’t drown anymore- a pounding racket was recklessly knocking at my ears, and my eyes wished to see light, and my voice keeps disappearing – “It just has to be the truth knocking at my door!” I wandered streets

CAT KING’S \WORD \VOMIT – Questionable Questions

I couldn’t drown anymore- a pounding racket was recklessly knocking at my ears, and my eyes wished to see light, and my voice keeps disappearing – “It just has to be the truth knocking at my door!” I wandered streets

THRWD MAGAZINE PRESENTS: CRI$P HIP-HOP SHOWCASE w/MEJA JACKSON & THATKIDCAM + THAT THAT – DALLAS, TX w/COLLY T {MUSIC SHOWCASE}

Last Saturday we were out in Dallas, TX to support our homies at THRWD Magazine and their hip-hop CRI$P showcase featuring some of the hottest lyricists and beat makers in Texas down at Pariah Studios.  THRWD is one of the

THRWD MAGAZINE PRESENTS: CRI$P HIP-HOP SHOWCASE w/MEJA JACKSON & THATKIDCAM + THAT THAT – DALLAS, TX w/COLLY T {MUSIC SHOWCASE}

Last Saturday we were out in Dallas, TX to support our homies at THRWD Magazine and their hip-hop CRI$P showcase featuring some of the hottest lyricists and beat makers in Texas down at Pariah Studios.  THRWD is one of the

VESNA VRDOLJAK {ARTIST TO WATCH}

Vesna Vrdoljak is a self-educated collage artist who fuses analogue pictures from books, newspaper, and numerous other mediums and publications to create her works. Living and working in Amsterdam, Vesna portrays her compositions as, ‘basic and a la mode‘. Working exclusively utilizing

VESNA VRDOLJAK {ARTIST TO WATCH}

Vesna Vrdoljak is a self-educated collage artist who fuses analogue pictures from books, newspaper, and numerous other mediums and publications to create her works. Living and working in Amsterdam, Vesna portrays her compositions as, ‘basic and a la mode‘. Working exclusively utilizing

FASHION ILLUSTRATIONS BY SARA GIANNOCCARO {ARTIST TO WATCH}

​   Sara Giannoccaro aka @iosonosara_ was born in 1996 in southern Italy, a fresh new talent in the world of fashion illustration. Coming from a creative upbringing that included singing and ballet, she was taken with art and fashion

FASHION ILLUSTRATIONS BY SARA GIANNOCCARO {ARTIST TO WATCH}

​   Sara Giannoccaro aka @iosonosara_ was born in 1996 in southern Italy, a fresh new talent in the world of fashion illustration. Coming from a creative upbringing that included singing and ballet, she was taken with art and fashion

LAVENDER – JOURDAN LYNNE CUNNINGHAM {TRAVEL/PHOTOGRAPHY}

Photographer Jourdan Lynne Cunningham is based in Birmingham, AL and currently pursuing a Bachelor’s in Fine Arts at the University of Alabama.  The 23-year old focuses on desaturdated and dark visuals – Cunningham works with 35mm film and leans towards a grainy

LAVENDER – JOURDAN LYNNE CUNNINGHAM {TRAVEL/PHOTOGRAPHY}

Photographer Jourdan Lynne Cunningham is based in Birmingham, AL and currently pursuing a Bachelor’s in Fine Arts at the University of Alabama.  The 23-year old focuses on desaturdated and dark visuals – Cunningham works with 35mm film and leans towards a grainy

HIS STORY – WHYTE NOYZE {MUSIC VIDEO PREMIERE/NAKID TV}

Exlusively on Nakid TV today for New Music Fridays we have new hip-hop sensations Whyte Noyze with their single & new music video “His Story“.  Hailing from Dalla, TX, this new group keeps it mysterious – Anonymous is the name of

HIS STORY – WHYTE NOYZE {MUSIC VIDEO PREMIERE/NAKID TV}

Exlusively on Nakid TV today for New Music Fridays we have new hip-hop sensations Whyte Noyze with their single & new music video “His Story“.  Hailing from Dalla, TX, this new group keeps it mysterious – Anonymous is the name of

TASTY DESTINATION – RONNIE HEART {NEW MUSIC FRIDAYS}

Today on New Music Fridays we have our amazing friend Ronnie Heart and his new music video entitled “Tasty Destination“!  Former guitarist of the indie-dance band sensation Neon Indian, Ronnie has been slowly creating his own sound and style hidden

TASTY DESTINATION – RONNIE HEART {NEW MUSIC FRIDAYS}

Today on New Music Fridays we have our amazing friend Ronnie Heart and his new music video entitled “Tasty Destination“!  Former guitarist of the indie-dance band sensation Neon Indian, Ronnie has been slowly creating his own sound and style hidden

MENTAL OUTBURST – MAURIZIO CATTELAN {ARTIST TO WATCH}

Only full spreads of color photographs, a kooky world filled with surrealist details, just visual no text. That’s what a scene joker does. Maurizio Cattelan’s mind has been described by Pierpaolo Ferrari, with whom he created Toilet Paper Magazine, as

MENTAL OUTBURST – MAURIZIO CATTELAN {ARTIST TO WATCH}

Only full spreads of color photographs, a kooky world filled with surrealist details, just visual no text. That’s what a scene joker does. Maurizio Cattelan’s mind has been described by Pierpaolo Ferrari, with whom he created Toilet Paper Magazine, as

Photo by Scott Allen Perry

DOIN’ TIME IN HOLLYWOOD WITH WRDSMTH {INTERVIEW/FEATURE}

WRDSMTH is a Los Angeles street artist and writer who leaves bits of inspiration all over the city. Messages for those, “doin’ time in Hollywood.” After matching the street art to the Instagram, I was lucky enough to speak with WRDSMTH about his art, his impact and how to stay sane being just another writer slinging syllables in the city of angels.

Photo by Scott Allen Perry

DOIN’ TIME IN HOLLYWOOD WITH WRDSMTH {INTERVIEW/FEATURE}

WRDSMTH is a Los Angeles street artist and writer who leaves bits of inspiration all over the city. Messages for those, “doin’ time in Hollywood.” After matching the street art to the Instagram, I was lucky enough to speak with WRDSMTH about his art, his impact and how to stay sane being just another writer slinging syllables in the city of angels.

DEPTHS OF TIME // {TRAVEL DIARY}

We underestimate the power of time. We underestimate how fast everything moves. Cities are recognizable, but not nearly the same. The image is altered – nothing photographed still exists in the same form. There are days that I want to

DEPTHS OF TIME // {TRAVEL DIARY}

We underestimate the power of time. We underestimate how fast everything moves. Cities are recognizable, but not nearly the same. The image is altered – nothing photographed still exists in the same form. There are days that I want to

FINDING BEAUTY IN THE DARKNESS – IAN BERTRAM {ARTIST TO WATCH}

New York artist and illustrator, Ian Bertram, is bringing the darkness to light.  A native to drawing and painting, Ian explores the destructive relationship between man and self by way of vibrant and grotesque portraits.  He seeks to confront the

FINDING BEAUTY IN THE DARKNESS – IAN BERTRAM {ARTIST TO WATCH}

New York artist and illustrator, Ian Bertram, is bringing the darkness to light.  A native to drawing and painting, Ian explores the destructive relationship between man and self by way of vibrant and grotesque portraits.  He seeks to confront the

A GOLDEN AGE OF AIR TRAVEL – PHOTOS FROM A TIME FORGOTTEN {PHOTOGRAPHY}

In lieu of today’s awkward undressing in security lines, endless restrictions, body checks and groping, customer service almost non-existent, and feeling like you are just being hurdled together like cattle to basically meet airlines bottom lines, we thought we showcase

A GOLDEN AGE OF AIR TRAVEL – PHOTOS FROM A TIME FORGOTTEN {PHOTOGRAPHY}

In lieu of today’s awkward undressing in security lines, endless restrictions, body checks and groping, customer service almost non-existent, and feeling like you are just being hurdled together like cattle to basically meet airlines bottom lines, we thought we showcase

WE SAID HELLO AND SHOOK HANDS – ZACH COLLINS + ARTISTS {DUOS!}

This week on DUOS! we have a mixed media master, Zach Collins, and his new book of collaborations with other mixed media/collage artists from around the world!  Collins, was born in Grinnell, Iowa, but now resides in Saint Paul, Minnesota.  After

WE SAID HELLO AND SHOOK HANDS – ZACH COLLINS + ARTISTS {DUOS!}

This week on DUOS! we have a mixed media master, Zach Collins, and his new book of collaborations with other mixed media/collage artists from around the world!  Collins, was born in Grinnell, Iowa, but now resides in Saint Paul, Minnesota.  After

NAKID MAGAZINE – ISSUE V BRAND FEATURE {OPENCALL/QUARTERLY ISSUE}

{THIS SUBMISSION CALL IS NOW CLOSED!}   Currently we have an OpenCall submission for a brand feature inside ISSUE V: Vol. I + II – all you have to do for the chance to be featured in our quarterly print/digital issue is sign up for the OpenCall app (currently only available

NAKID MAGAZINE – ISSUE V BRAND FEATURE {OPENCALL/QUARTERLY ISSUE}

{THIS SUBMISSION CALL IS NOW CLOSED!}   Currently we have an OpenCall submission for a brand feature inside ISSUE V: Vol. I + II – all you have to do for the chance to be featured in our quarterly print/digital issue is sign up for the OpenCall app (currently only available

OPTICAL GLASS SCULPTURES + FIBONACCI

 True masters of their craft are hard to find in this day and age, but Jack Storms has not only perfected his skill, but has also created a new way of looking at glass. Using an intensive process, Storm creates

OPTICAL GLASS SCULPTURES + FIBONACCI

 True masters of their craft are hard to find in this day and age, but Jack Storms has not only perfected his skill, but has also created a new way of looking at glass. Using an intensive process, Storm creates

I’M GOOD – THE MOWGLI’S {MUSIC VIDEO}

The Mowgli’s aren’t exactly new, but they’re GOOD, just like their sophomore album Kids In Love‘s hit ‘I’m Good‘ suggests. Out April 14th (Photo Finish/Republic Records), check out the new (lyric) music video for their single below! WEBSITE | FACEBOOK

I’M GOOD – THE MOWGLI’S {MUSIC VIDEO}

The Mowgli’s aren’t exactly new, but they’re GOOD, just like their sophomore album Kids In Love‘s hit ‘I’m Good‘ suggests. Out April 14th (Photo Finish/Republic Records), check out the new (lyric) music video for their single below! WEBSITE | FACEBOOK

PRESERVATION – BLAKE LITTLE {ARTIST TO WATCH}

Following the hugely successful opening reception of Los Angeles Artist, Blake Little’s show on March 7, Kopeikin Gallery will offer everyone an opportunity to meet the artist in person.  On Thursday March 26th at the Kopeikin Gallery, Blake Little will discuss his

PRESERVATION – BLAKE LITTLE {ARTIST TO WATCH}

Following the hugely successful opening reception of Los Angeles Artist, Blake Little’s show on March 7, Kopeikin Gallery will offer everyone an opportunity to meet the artist in person.  On Thursday March 26th at the Kopeikin Gallery, Blake Little will discuss his

FREE – JAUST {NEW MUSIC FRIDAYS}

Ahead of the self titled debut album in late May, Jaust releases his third single entitled Free.  Remixes come from an array of hand pick producers including mainstays in the shape of Druid Cloak and Ital Tek, and newcomer Old Ransom. The Free music video was directed by innovative

FREE – JAUST {NEW MUSIC FRIDAYS}

Ahead of the self titled debut album in late May, Jaust releases his third single entitled Free.  Remixes come from an array of hand pick producers including mainstays in the shape of Druid Cloak and Ital Tek, and newcomer Old Ransom. The Free music video was directed by innovative

PERCEPTIVE POP-ART – KENDRICK DAYE {ARTIST TO WATCH}

Mixed media artist Kendrick Daye living in the Bronx, NY and hailing from Miami, he loves bright colors, not only that but he loves taking today’s pop culture icons and putting his own twist on their images.  Originally schooled in Atlanta, GA at Morehouse

PERCEPTIVE POP-ART – KENDRICK DAYE {ARTIST TO WATCH}

Mixed media artist Kendrick Daye living in the Bronx, NY and hailing from Miami, he loves bright colors, not only that but he loves taking today’s pop culture icons and putting his own twist on their images.  Originally schooled in Atlanta, GA at Morehouse

WHEN I AM LAID IN EARTH (DIDO’S LAMENT) – ROXANNA WALITZKI {FILM/ARTIST TO WATCH}

In an experimental arrangement and art-video, Roxanna Walitzki explores the transitory nature of being, questions what remains when we cease to exist, and reinvents the past by breathing imaginative new life into “When I am Laid in Earth (Dido’s Lament),”

WHEN I AM LAID IN EARTH (DIDO’S LAMENT) – ROXANNA WALITZKI {FILM/ARTIST TO WATCH}

In an experimental arrangement and art-video, Roxanna Walitzki explores the transitory nature of being, questions what remains when we cease to exist, and reinvents the past by breathing imaginative new life into “When I am Laid in Earth (Dido’s Lament),”

SOFT TABOO – MONICA {BOOK/ILLUSTRATION}

  Do you love sex?  How about illustration?  Maybe both?  Well, Monica, a London based Illustrator has just released something spectacular that we think you are gonna absolutely love, because we do!  Her self-published 20 page zine entitled Soft Taboo

SOFT TABOO – MONICA {BOOK/ILLUSTRATION}

  Do you love sex?  How about illustration?  Maybe both?  Well, Monica, a London based Illustrator has just released something spectacular that we think you are gonna absolutely love, because we do!  Her self-published 20 page zine entitled Soft Taboo

SCULPTURAL NUDE – JULIA SH + NIC SADLER {DUOS!}

This week on our DUOS! series we have the amazing work of collaborative team SH/Sadler!  The photographer duo came into existence as an artistic collaboration between Julia SH and Nic Sadler in 2012.  Drawing from a diverse range of skills and influences,

SCULPTURAL NUDE – JULIA SH + NIC SADLER {DUOS!}

This week on our DUOS! series we have the amazing work of collaborative team SH/Sadler!  The photographer duo came into existence as an artistic collaboration between Julia SH and Nic Sadler in 2012.  Drawing from a diverse range of skills and influences,

RED ROSES – CLAUDIA ANZALONE {EXCLUSIVE EDITORIAL/ARTIST TO WATCH}

Just recently photographer Claudia Anzalone sent us this exclusive editorial with models Heder @ Joy Management and Kasey @ 2morrow Management, also part of the team was styling realized by Stefania Bravi & make-up realized by Alessia Stefano.  Studded out in Zara, H&M, Ludica, Missimi, and more in

RED ROSES – CLAUDIA ANZALONE {EXCLUSIVE EDITORIAL/ARTIST TO WATCH}

Just recently photographer Claudia Anzalone sent us this exclusive editorial with models Heder @ Joy Management and Kasey @ 2morrow Management, also part of the team was styling realized by Stefania Bravi & make-up realized by Alessia Stefano.  Studded out in Zara, H&M, Ludica, Missimi, and more in

MALIBU 1992 FALL/WINTER 2015 CAMPAIGN {FASHION}

Italian jewelry label MALIBU 1992 released the latest Fall/Winter 2015 campaign, and it’s amazing!

MALIBU 1992 FALL/WINTER 2015 CAMPAIGN {FASHION}

Italian jewelry label MALIBU 1992 released the latest Fall/Winter 2015 campaign, and it’s amazing!

FUTURISTIC ARCHEOLOGY – DAESUNG LEE {ARTIST TO WATCH}

Daesung Lee’s photo series “Futuristic Archaeology” visualizes the threat climate change poses to Mongolia’s traditional nomadic culture. As global warming takes its course, the country’s once-lush land becomes increasingly arid.  According to a Mongolian government survey, hundreds of lakes and rivers

FUTURISTIC ARCHEOLOGY – DAESUNG LEE {ARTIST TO WATCH}

Daesung Lee’s photo series “Futuristic Archaeology” visualizes the threat climate change poses to Mongolia’s traditional nomadic culture. As global warming takes its course, the country’s once-lush land becomes increasingly arid.  According to a Mongolian government survey, hundreds of lakes and rivers

THE QUEEN OF ROMANCE AND SADNESS – ANNA DEMARCO {ARTIST TO WATCH}

Anna Demarco has a beautiful sense of the feminine spirit. Her photographs depict her muses in languid scenes and cinematic landscapes – however they hide a darker tale. I got the chance to talk to Anna about her work: How would you describe yourself

THE QUEEN OF ROMANCE AND SADNESS – ANNA DEMARCO {ARTIST TO WATCH}

Anna Demarco has a beautiful sense of the feminine spirit. Her photographs depict her muses in languid scenes and cinematic landscapes – however they hide a darker tale. I got the chance to talk to Anna about her work: How would you describe yourself

NIGHTMAIRMAIL – JOHN VOCHATZER & EIJI NASU {ARTIST TO WATCH}

Our good friend Johnny Vochatzer is at it again. If you’re not familiar with his work, be sure to go back and check out the feature we did on him a few months ago. His mix-media work is creepy, incredibly

NIGHTMAIRMAIL – JOHN VOCHATZER & EIJI NASU {ARTIST TO WATCH}

Our good friend Johnny Vochatzer is at it again. If you’re not familiar with his work, be sure to go back and check out the feature we did on him a few months ago. His mix-media work is creepy, incredibly

SURPRISE RELEASE LEADING UP TO SXSW – ‘FEEL IT’ – MSCLS {MUSIC RELEASE}

This week in Austin, TX we have something very special we are doing with our friend MSCLS, running the town and spending the day with him as he takes over SXSW and back to back showcases as part of our

SURPRISE RELEASE LEADING UP TO SXSW – ‘FEEL IT’ – MSCLS {MUSIC RELEASE}

This week in Austin, TX we have something very special we are doing with our friend MSCLS, running the town and spending the day with him as he takes over SXSW and back to back showcases as part of our

GLITCH CARPETS – FAIG AHMED {ARTIST TO WATCH}

How can one bring tradition into the future, into today’s technological age? Faig Ahmed does just that, by taking Azerbaijani traditional rugs and rearranging them into glitched works of art. A kind of trompe l’oeil using fabric, Ahmed superimposes shapes

GLITCH CARPETS – FAIG AHMED {ARTIST TO WATCH}

How can one bring tradition into the future, into today’s technological age? Faig Ahmed does just that, by taking Azerbaijani traditional rugs and rearranging them into glitched works of art. A kind of trompe l’oeil using fabric, Ahmed superimposes shapes

THE BOY WITH SAD EYES – MANUEL BOLAÑO SPRING/SUMMER 2015 CAMPAIGN {ARTIST TO WATCH/FASHION CAMPAIGN}

Designer Manuel Bolaño unveiled his Spring/Summer 2015 campaign, featuring Marthin Mujal at Marlene.  The campaign was photographed by photographer Carlos Moreno and styled by Gabriel Torres with make-up by Mireia Moreno and hair by Yessica Luque. Dawned with crystal crowns on black backdrops, this

THE BOY WITH SAD EYES – MANUEL BOLAÑO SPRING/SUMMER 2015 CAMPAIGN {ARTIST TO WATCH/FASHION CAMPAIGN}

Designer Manuel Bolaño unveiled his Spring/Summer 2015 campaign, featuring Marthin Mujal at Marlene.  The campaign was photographed by photographer Carlos Moreno and styled by Gabriel Torres with make-up by Mireia Moreno and hair by Yessica Luque. Dawned with crystal crowns on black backdrops, this

SYNTH GOD LEGOWELT CREATES FREE CLAPERNICUS CLAP SYNTHESIZER ON ABLETON 9 FOR YOU! {MUSIC/DESIGN}

Legowelt is known as one of the most eccentric and genius producers of our time, he also invents equipment, and his new Clapernicus synth is no ordinary synth!  It allows you to tweak the “slap”, “wallop”, and ”sogginess” of your synth claps, giving you

SYNTH GOD LEGOWELT CREATES FREE CLAPERNICUS CLAP SYNTHESIZER ON ABLETON 9 FOR YOU! {MUSIC/DESIGN}

Legowelt is known as one of the most eccentric and genius producers of our time, he also invents equipment, and his new Clapernicus synth is no ordinary synth!  It allows you to tweak the “slap”, “wallop”, and ”sogginess” of your synth claps, giving you

CHINA GETS THE FIRST EVER VERSACE RESIDENCES! {FASHION/ARCHITECTURE}

Just when you thought China was doing it all, they do more!  Teaming up with the Mind Group, the enigmatic & chic fashion brand Versace has announced something brand spanking new in Chengdu, China, Apartment Residences!  That’s right, residences, by

CHINA GETS THE FIRST EVER VERSACE RESIDENCES! {FASHION/ARCHITECTURE}

Just when you thought China was doing it all, they do more!  Teaming up with the Mind Group, the enigmatic & chic fashion brand Versace has announced something brand spanking new in Chengdu, China, Apartment Residences!  That’s right, residences, by

UKRAINIAN ART COLLECTIVE – GORSAD – THIS SHIT IS BANANAS {ARTIST TO WATCH}

Whoa, so I just got a broken english message in my inbox from a Ukrainian art collective that go by the name of GORSAD and holy shit, this shit is bananas (B-A-N-A-N-A-S) and I am in love!  All of their

UKRAINIAN ART COLLECTIVE – GORSAD – THIS SHIT IS BANANAS {ARTIST TO WATCH}

Whoa, so I just got a broken english message in my inbox from a Ukrainian art collective that go by the name of GORSAD and holy shit, this shit is bananas (B-A-N-A-N-A-S) and I am in love!  All of their

SHAKE MY HEART – KAIZEN ft. CHRIS ROJAS {NEW MUSIC FRIDAYS/MUSIC VIDEO PREMIERE}

MUSIC VIDEO PREMIERE:  “SHAKE MY HEART” – KAIZEN Kaizen is a pretty rad/interesting name how did you come up with it? The story behind the name is pretty funny actually, I was hanging out one of my friends and he

SHAKE MY HEART – KAIZEN ft. CHRIS ROJAS {NEW MUSIC FRIDAYS/MUSIC VIDEO PREMIERE}

MUSIC VIDEO PREMIERE:  “SHAKE MY HEART” – KAIZEN Kaizen is a pretty rad/interesting name how did you come up with it? The story behind the name is pretty funny actually, I was hanging out one of my friends and he

SERVIN’ HEAD – A MINI HAIR STORY – AUBRY ROACH {EXCLUSIVE EDITORIAL}

Today we have a brand new fashion set by one of our amazing photographer/contributors Aubry Roach.  Taking some time to shoot some London hair trends this past month made for some kick-ass looks we’d love to share with you! PHOTOGRAPHY |

SERVIN’ HEAD – A MINI HAIR STORY – AUBRY ROACH {EXCLUSIVE EDITORIAL}

Today we have a brand new fashion set by one of our amazing photographer/contributors Aubry Roach.  Taking some time to shoot some London hair trends this past month made for some kick-ass looks we’d love to share with you! PHOTOGRAPHY |

THE BEST HIPSTER WEDDING YOU WILL EVER SEE! {PHOTOGRAPHY/TRAVEL}

 This morning we saw a story on EliteDaily and we couldn’t help but share it with you guys – the best hipster wedding photos and story we have ever heard or saw!  From the streets of Vegas to the

THE BEST HIPSTER WEDDING YOU WILL EVER SEE! {PHOTOGRAPHY/TRAVEL}

 This morning we saw a story on EliteDaily and we couldn’t help but share it with you guys – the best hipster wedding photos and story we have ever heard or saw!  From the streets of Vegas to the

HER MIND AND REALITY – ERIKA ASTRID + CLAIRE McCONNEHEY {DUOS!}

Fashion and editorial photographer Erika Astrid and model Claire McConnehey teamed up to shoot this amazing and dreamy editorial for Nakid recently.  We thought it was so good we couldn’t resist putting it in our DUOS! series this week!  Along

HER MIND AND REALITY – ERIKA ASTRID + CLAIRE McCONNEHEY {DUOS!}

Fashion and editorial photographer Erika Astrid and model Claire McConnehey teamed up to shoot this amazing and dreamy editorial for Nakid recently.  We thought it was so good we couldn’t resist putting it in our DUOS! series this week!  Along

LOVECRAFT’S MONSTERS – JOHN COULTHART {ARTIST TO WATCH}

These Interior illustrations by John Coulthart in Lovecraft’s Monsters, (edited by Ellen Datlow, Tachyon Publications, 2014) are dark, intricate, and absolutely amazing!  Coulthart, a British graphic artist, illustrator, author and designer who has produced book covers, illustrations, CD covers and

LOVECRAFT’S MONSTERS – JOHN COULTHART {ARTIST TO WATCH}

These Interior illustrations by John Coulthart in Lovecraft’s Monsters, (edited by Ellen Datlow, Tachyon Publications, 2014) are dark, intricate, and absolutely amazing!  Coulthart, a British graphic artist, illustrator, author and designer who has produced book covers, illustrations, CD covers and

AUSTIN PARTY WEEKEND {SXSW RSVP PARTY LIST}

We received a very exiting email from our friends at @IHeartComix about their showcase for SXSW, including all of the APW shows & parties.  Just in case you didn’t have enough RSVP’s and parties to attend already, we throw some more at

AUSTIN PARTY WEEKEND {SXSW RSVP PARTY LIST}

We received a very exiting email from our friends at @IHeartComix about their showcase for SXSW, including all of the APW shows & parties.  Just in case you didn’t have enough RSVP’s and parties to attend already, we throw some more at

THE CATNIP CLUB – BECAUSE EVERYONE LOVES PUSSY {LOS ANGELES}

You’re either a cat person or you’re not. When I heard about a new event in Los Angeles catering to feline lovers, I hugged my cats in glee. The Catnip Club, created by Franny Divine and Molly McIsaac, describes itself as

THE CATNIP CLUB – BECAUSE EVERYONE LOVES PUSSY {LOS ANGELES}

You’re either a cat person or you’re not. When I heard about a new event in Los Angeles catering to feline lovers, I hugged my cats in glee. The Catnip Club, created by Franny Divine and Molly McIsaac, describes itself as

ICONIC PORTRAITS WITHIN A BEAUTIFUL MESS – KIM BYUNGKWAN {ARTIST TO WATCH}

Kim Byungkwan takes portraiture and painting and mixes them into a beautiful mess of color, swirls, geometry, sketching, and inspires an aesthetic within his paintings and sculptures that can leave you staring for hours.  Residing in Seoul, South Korea, Byungkwan takes iconic

ICONIC PORTRAITS WITHIN A BEAUTIFUL MESS – KIM BYUNGKWAN {ARTIST TO WATCH}

Kim Byungkwan takes portraiture and painting and mixes them into a beautiful mess of color, swirls, geometry, sketching, and inspires an aesthetic within his paintings and sculptures that can leave you staring for hours.  Residing in Seoul, South Korea, Byungkwan takes iconic

OUT OF LIGHT – MISHA VLADIMIRSKIY {ARTIST TO WATCH}

For the last decade, photography has grown and changed for better and worse. Today, its a medium that has found itself caught in the creative cross-hairs of an instagram touting youth. Seems like people are more worried about sharing photos

OUT OF LIGHT – MISHA VLADIMIRSKIY {ARTIST TO WATCH}

For the last decade, photography has grown and changed for better and worse. Today, its a medium that has found itself caught in the creative cross-hairs of an instagram touting youth. Seems like people are more worried about sharing photos

HANSEL AND ZOOLANDER STRUT FOR VALENTINO {PARIS FASHION WEEK}

So hot right now: in a publicity stunt for the upcoming Zoolander 2 movie, the ultra-chic Valentino runway was shut down by the appearance of supermodels Derek Zoolander and Hansel strutting their stuff. The fashion world, usually very serious and stoic, stood up

HANSEL AND ZOOLANDER STRUT FOR VALENTINO {PARIS FASHION WEEK}

So hot right now: in a publicity stunt for the upcoming Zoolander 2 movie, the ultra-chic Valentino runway was shut down by the appearance of supermodels Derek Zoolander and Hansel strutting their stuff. The fashion world, usually very serious and stoic, stood up

COMFORT HAIR – YUNI KIM LANG {ARTIST TO WATCH/INSTALLATION}

Yuni Kim Lang is a visual artist based out of Michigan in the United States who creates sculptures, photographs and wearable art exploring themes of weight, mass, accumulation, hair as a cultural identity within our society.  She takes rope and synthetic materials to transform

COMFORT HAIR – YUNI KIM LANG {ARTIST TO WATCH/INSTALLATION}

Yuni Kim Lang is a visual artist based out of Michigan in the United States who creates sculptures, photographs and wearable art exploring themes of weight, mass, accumulation, hair as a cultural identity within our society.  She takes rope and synthetic materials to transform

DANIEL LEIGHTON SOLO EXHIBITION MARCH 12th AT LACDA {EXHIBITION}

Daniel Leighton has been selected by the Los Angeles Center for Digital Art as the first place winner in the 2015 LACDA International Juried Competition. Following his win, Daniel was awarded a solo show, which will take place in Downtown Los

DANIEL LEIGHTON SOLO EXHIBITION MARCH 12th AT LACDA {EXHIBITION}

Daniel Leighton has been selected by the Los Angeles Center for Digital Art as the first place winner in the 2015 LACDA International Juried Competition. Following his win, Daniel was awarded a solo show, which will take place in Downtown Los

BETWEEN THIS LIFE AND THE NEXT – ELLEN JANTZEN {ARTIST TO WATCH}

What happens to the spirit once the body is dead?  How does nature affect the spirit?  How does loss impact one’s life? Ellen Jantzen explores these questions in her wonderful explorations of nature and the spirit.  A student of graphic

BETWEEN THIS LIFE AND THE NEXT – ELLEN JANTZEN {ARTIST TO WATCH}

What happens to the spirit once the body is dead?  How does nature affect the spirit?  How does loss impact one’s life? Ellen Jantzen explores these questions in her wonderful explorations of nature and the spirit.  A student of graphic

20 ACTS THAT WILL BLOW UP AFTER SXSW {ARTISTS TO WATCH}

  For millennials, discovering an artist’s music before the rest of the world is a prime talent to have.  With so much information coming in every day via Buzzfeed, Complex or whatever media outlet you prefer, it’s hard to keep

20 ACTS THAT WILL BLOW UP AFTER SXSW {ARTISTS TO WATCH}

  For millennials, discovering an artist’s music before the rest of the world is a prime talent to have.  With so much information coming in every day via Buzzfeed, Complex or whatever media outlet you prefer, it’s hard to keep