Chris Stain x Up On the Roof Countin' Pigeons

Posted on February 3, 2009 Under Art

Los Angeles and New York have much similarity "” especially when you think about the whole West Coast-versus-the-East Coast thing "” but for a month starting Thursday, they will. Artist Chris Stain will be turning L.A.'s Carmichael Gallery into a…

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Eleni Mandell @ Hotel Cafe L.A.

Posted on January 30, 2009 Under Music

Nowadays, it seems like the flavor of the month, is a combination of all of them. Eleni Mandell, a Los Angeles based musician, and a fixture of the Silver Lake music scene, is back with a new album after her…

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Posted on December 18, 2008 Under Art

The first-ever David Choe-designed toy, Choegal, is finally available for sale at $45 a pop, but there are only 1,000 of these precious hand-painted dolls available. Besides movable appendages and mechanical parts, the all-wood Choegal features a rotating head with…

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Stories Open Tomorrow

Posted on November 14, 2008 Under Books

Need something to do tomorrow? If you live in or around Los Angeles, cruise over (there's no walking in L.A.) to Echo Park for the opening of the new bookstore/Middle Eastern cafe Stories. Not only can you pick up some…

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Amy Casey

Posted on November 12, 2008 Under Art

If you were to ask Amy Casey what she would have been had she not been an artist, she should answer a city planning manager. Just taking a quick browse through her work gives you a peak at her visionary…

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Send in the CLOWNS!

Posted on November 11, 2008 Under Art

Has the current state of the economy got you down? If so, there is one thing that universally brings nothing but pure joy to everyone -- clowns. Luckily, Corey Helford Gallery in Los Angeles is debuting an new exhibit on…

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DNC Election Night Celebration

Posted on November 3, 2008 Under Life
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Find the Fedora

Posted on October 14, 2008 Under Life
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826LA x When Wallets Eat Words

Posted on October 13, 2008 Under Fashion

Two of my favorite groups have gotten together for a seriously awesome collaboration that takes words off the page and puts them into pockets. For the When Wallets Eat Words workshop, McSweeney's 826LA arm got its young, aspiring writers to…

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Lisa Solberg x New Paintings

Posted on October 9, 2008 Under Art

I went to sleep last night with Lisa Solberg's paintings as the last thing I saw on my laptop, and I think some of her works snuck into my dreams. It isn't hard to imagine. Her subject matter ranges from…

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