Art Minxes

Read it: FRAULEIN by Ellen von Unwerth

On Wednesday, January 13th, 2010
bc030ac93a76b168_frau_2_preview The gorgeous Ellen von Unwerth, (former supermodel for 10 years and now, one of the most brilliant fashion photographers in the world), has recently released Fräulein, 428 pages revealing the most delicious minxes she has ever photographed. Featured Female icons include: Claudia Schiffer, Kate Moss, Vanessa Paradis, Britney Spears, Eva Mendes, Lindsay Lohan, Dita von […] ...

In case you missed it: Los Angeles Annual No Pants Day (no, really)

On Monday, January 11th, 2010
npd10_12 Angelenos joined in together for the annual No Pants Day, a day where all seriousness was dropped (literally). Hundreds of pantsless individuals started their Sunday off by riding the Red Line from Downtown and roaming the streets of Hollywood thanks to the organization by performance group Improv Everywhere. There reasoning behind this: “We’d like to emphasize the importance of acting […] ...


New Year’s Resolution: Culture Me Up!

On Wednesday, January 6th, 2010
TonyDuran005 Despite what pop culture may have us believe, museums, eccentric galleries, and boozy art walks are not limited to the East Coast. In Annie Hall writer/director/actor extraordinaire Woody Allen made his feelings about L.A. clear when he stated, “I don’t want to move to a city where the only cultural advantage is being able to […] ...

The perfect stocking stuffer:

On Friday, December 18th, 2009
russell_brand_lax_16_wenn5408120[1] [Image via WENN.] Russell Brand (arriving at LAX last night). Make sure you get a copy of his memoir, My Booky Wook, for yourself and a friend. We promise you will love it. Brand provides a first-hand, very vivid, very scandalous account of his life. Who knows, some find it disturbing, others (like us) find it downright […] ...

Used Bookstores Still Surviving in LA

On Friday, November 20th, 2009
book I hope I’m not the only one who finds reading a modern copy of Lolita, with a stale image of faintly erotic lips and a bold-faced “50th Anniversary” banner spewing across the cover, vastly depreciating. But who can help it?  While many outmoded cultural delicacies have seen their fair share of revitalization, old books—and so-too […] ...