Art Minxes

CYRCLE. Debuts their First Solo Exhibition at Design Matters

On Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011
CYRCLE CYRCLE., a three-man art collective, was born in October 2010 and will debut their first solo exhibition, “WE NEVER DIE!” this Thursday, August 25th, 2011 at Design Matters in Westwood. You may recall these guys showcasing their creative vision with their live painting exploits at your favorite weekly parties (i.e. Nightswim at The Tropicana and Minx Society’s […] ...

Statement Shop Meets Work of Art: Co-Op 28

On Monday, July 25th, 2011
co-op28 At this point in time, it seems as though the definition of “art” is vague and limitless.  But, have you ever heard of an entire shop being called a work of art? We didn’t think it was possible until we heard of the magnificent Marci Siegel and her new space in Los Feliz; Co-Op 28. […] ...

The Illustrious Photographer: Rony Alwin

On Wednesday, July 13th, 2011
Rony Alwin Like many LA-based photographers, Rony Alwin captures the fervor of Hollywood nightclubs and snaps saturated portraits of high-profile celebrities. Unlike most, however, he seems to do so while still maintaining a certain distance from the notorious party scene that lies west of the 101. The all too well known shot of the average event photographer […] ...

James Franco + Agyness Deyn

On Friday, June 24th, 2011
James and Agyness It seems like the historical Chateau Marmont is everywhere nowadays, and that includes the camera lens of James Franco. The handsome multi-hyphenate has added photographer to his ever-growing list of titles (which include movie star, soap opera villain, Oscar host, recording artist, instructor and grad student) with a spread shot with the Chateau as a backdrop. The […] ...

Instant Beauties: Polaroids Are Not Dead!

On Friday, June 17th, 2011
polaroid People all over the world were crushed/devastated/broken the day Polaroid announced that they were halting all future production of their beloved instant film. Well, it’s been 3 years, and Instant Film is back (with a vengeance). The signature Polaroid retro look is as awesome as its glory days, but now there are 5 hot types that can get […] ...



Vanessa Prager’s “Across the Universe” Pops Up

On Wednesday, June 1st, 2011
Vanessa_Prager Silverlake is known as a hotbed of creative energies, where artists flock and flourish at the communal table of inspiration. One such neighborhood resident is 26-year-old artist Vanessa Prager. The self-taught painter is rapidly emerging as a top doyenne of do-it-yourself talent, and her most recent works will be on display tomorrow for a pop-up […] ...

Tim Burton LACMA Retrospective & Book Signing

On Saturday, May 28th, 2011
timburtonlacma LA creeps, rev your engines for one Hell of a ride: Burbank’s own brooding & bloodthirsty baby boy, Tim Burton, rolls into his hometown with a rollicking retrospective at LACMA that that leaves no stone unturned from a life dedicated to all that is creepy, freaky, dark & undead. On exhibit are works of myriad […] ...

BLANK CITY opens at Nuart Cinema

On Friday, May 27th, 2011
BlankCity_Director_CelineDanhier Word on the street is that LA of today is like NYC 30 years ago – teeming with Idea people who, in an economy so shitty, have nothing to lose and so why not risk everything. BLANK CITY, Céline Danhier’s film that opens today at Nuart Cinema, documents the lawless Lower East Side filmmakers of […] ...