PRISM – Mario Testino

PRISM gallery in West Hollywood, Los Angeles, is hosting the first gallery exhibition by Mario Testino in the United States in seven years. One of the most celebrated photographers in the world, Testino ingenuity lies in his capacity to cement the cultural, social and commercial impulses of the moment and distill them into lustrous images. … Continue reading

Coachella 2012 Line-Up Revealed

The pilgrimage to one of the summer’s most sough-after festival experiences looks set to reach an even greater high this year as the line up for the now two week Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival 2012 has been announced. There seems to be some discontent amongst festival fans that, because of the stretching out … Continue reading

Bar Gelato brings artisan gelato on a stick

Bar Gelato is a new way to enjoy California-based Gelateria Naia’s hand-crafted, artisanal gelato. Made from locally-sourced ingredients, Bar Gelato is crafted in small batches in the traditional Italian manner, then frozen into a bar form that’s easy and convenient to take with you, wherever you are going. The gelato bars have lovingly been packaged … Continue reading

Coachella 2012 to expand to two weekends

The Coachella Music Festival, the biggest annual gathering of its type in the United States, will expand to two weekends next year, its promoters said on Tuesday. The event, marking its 13th year, will take place in the southern California desert 130 miles east of Los Angeles on April 13-15 and April 20-22, with the … Continue reading

Who knew that car parks could be works of art

Los Angeles based practice Brooks + Scarpa have completed improvements to the Frank Gehry-designed parking garages at Santa Monica Place Mall. building on the success of the 3rd street promenade and Southern California’s ideal outdoor climate, now creating a more walkable and friendly atmosphere. Offering large canvas spaces for local public art, the completely redesigned … Continue reading