20 days ago | Art
Longtime Angelenos get it: We are a people with enviable natural surroundings. We are denizens of mountains and their valleys. We are suntanned creatures splashing in the chilly waters of the Pacific. But while the clichéd images of L.A. seem to e...
24 days ago | Art
In the distance between the boarding pass checkpoint and the security line, a traveler's eyes might lock on a few different things: her smartphone, her belongings, other travelers, the line of people ahead putting their shoes back on. Megan Geckle...
1 month ago | Art
Hellen Jo can’t get the mythic figure of the K-Town tough girl out of her head. Even as an adult she admits to “worshipping a delinquent teenage vision.” But the image is so pervasive, it “still drives [her] work today.” Growing up San Jose, the i...
2 months ago | Art
Many creatives resist standard schedules and dull routines. For Camille Rose Garcia, escaping the everyday comes from finding the right music, art and literature for inspiration. It also involves inviting other people into her carefully created co...
2 months ago | Games
Selfies are good for lots of things: to prove you visited a major tourist spot, to capture the moment you met your favorite celebrity or — take it from the Kardashians — to show off your flawless makeup and outfit on a daily basis. A local barcade...
3 months ago | Art
Hollywood is chock-full of representations of celebrities, from images on billboards to wax figures in Hollywood Boulevard museums. As tourists flock to the area to see the stars on the Walk of Fame, the rest of Los Angeles keeps its distance. Not...