06.01.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Michelle Kingdom

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Burbank-based artist Michelle Kingdom conveys complex psychological landscapes in these miniature embroideries. More images below.

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28.11.15 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: j.frede

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Beautifully combined images in this series by Los Angeles-based artist j.frede. Made with seemingly banal landscape photographs purchased at flea markets and arranged into a single scene, these collages effectively merge different times and places together, creating entirely new landscapes. The additional framing transforms each piece into something quite striking. More images from Fiction Landscapes below.

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16.11.15 by Staff

Artist Profile: Ramiro Gomez Jr.

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Mexican-American artist, Ramiro Gomez Jr.’s work showcases the contributions of domestic labourers in the Los Angeles area, by placing them into the scenes of luxury they are responsible for maintaining but appear largely absent after their work is done. Part of The Atlantic‘s American Dreams series, this video portrait by Kelly Loudenberg, gives insight into the personal motivation behind his work, featuring Gomez’s parents who are Mexican immigrants themselves, working jobs similar to those he depicts. Watch the full documentary short below!

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28.10.15 by Jeff

Saber x Zes

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My buddy Zane put together a nice little edit of Saber and Zes doing work in the “Arts District” of downtown LA. Watch the video below.

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09.10.15 by Kimi Hamada

Upside Down Sea Urchin Planters by Cathy Van Hoang

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Cathy Van Hoang (a.k.a. Petit Beast) is a Los Angeles-based designer and art director. Using sea urchin shells as planters, Hoang photographs the plants upside down to create what look like floating jellyfish (with the plant becoming the tentacles). See more images of Hoang’s air plants below!

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08.09.15 by Staff

Music Video: Wolf Alice “You’re a Germ”

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Fantastic Groundhog Day-esque/B horror movie style video for Wolf Alice’s track “You’re a Germ.” Directed by Chris Grieder. Watch below!

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03.09.15 by Jeff

Fist Bump Crosswalk in Los Angeles

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Alfredo Adán took it upon himself to make a crosswalk in Los Angeles a little more fun. Watch the video below.

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01.09.15 by Staff

Photographer Spotlight: Brice Bischoff

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American artist, Brice Bischoff, experiments with large sheets of coloured paper to create various rainbow figures and effects. See more magical, long-exposure photographs from Bischoff’s “Bronson Caves” series below!

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