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NATIVE NORTH AMERICAN BEAD WORK

The Autry also has an exhibition of Native North American bead work on display, Floral Journey. These intricately beaded works span centuries and miles, from the Pacific Northwest to the Mississippi. The tradition of beading is both spiritual, and artistic and decorative. The exhibition included mostly worn objects such as shoes, vests, necklaces, belt buckles, […]

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PARIS, LA blog is about the magic accidents of life. It’s about artists, writers, photographers, musicians and designers that cross our mind, and our heart for a day, a season, a life! It refers to a vital substance that nourishes, and inspires our soul day by day. A sort of vivid shadow that manages to give birth twice a year to a print magazine named PARIS, LA.
—Dorothée Perret

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PURPLE YEARS BY JEFF RIAN

Book Launch Friday July 17, at 7.30pm castillo/corrales – 65, rue Rébeval, Paris 19 “I’ve been writing regularly for publication since 1987. I’ve worked at Purple as writer and editor for over 15 years. Currently I’m also an associate editor for Purple Fashion, which Olivier publishes. Clearly Purple has gone through many changes, and I’ve […]

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CASSETTE CITY

“I wanted to explore different sonics to take hip-hop to different places. The major conceptual basis was classic hip-hop – I wanted that sentiment – but I also wanted a record imbued with the spirit of indie experimentation, as well as pop accessibility.” — Raj Haldar known as Lushlife Lushlife Cassette City [!K7/Rapster, 2009] 01. […]

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STAGES

Lance Armstrong and NIKE together create STAGES, an art group show  that gathers over twenty renowned artists from the contemporary art scene. The concept comes as a simple gesture: ask an artist to offer his /her time and creativity to express the LIVESTRONG message and raise funds for the  Lance Armstrong Foundation which is committed […]

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40 YEARS OF RUPTURES

NAN GOLDIN, GUEST CURATOR OF LES RENCONTRES D’ARLES Photography by Jack Pierson. “For years I hated photography. I believed anyone could do it.  All you had to do was point the camera, maybe focus it, and there it was, a picture. Especially with the advent of digital cameras and phones there was an onslaught of […]