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The Standard Downtown Mural Delivers With Deedee Cheriel

(5) Comments | Posted March 27, 2012 | 6:02 PM

Acclaimed Los Angeles artist and all-around cool girl Deedee Cheriel brings her iconic imagery to the downtown Standard Hotel's Sixth Street mural program.


The wall has seen plenty of cool art before. Past murals include work from Buff Monster; yarn bomber, Magda Sayed...

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Opening This Weekend in LA: SkullPhone's "Digital Media" at Subliminal Projects

(0) Comments | Posted June 4, 2010 | 4:26 PM

If you've spent any time checking out street art, then surely you've noticed the work of Skullphone. Most famous for his bold, black and white, sort of eerie, yet smart image of a skull using a cell phone, the artist has been installing his work on LA streets since 1999....

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Still an Issue in 2010? Alicia Keys' New Racially Charged Music Video

(19) Comments | Posted May 24, 2010 | 2:11 PM

The music video for Alicia Keys' "Un-thinkable (I'm Ready)" is a beautiful narrative. It travels from decade to decade showing the struggles a young interracial couple face as they fight for their right to be together. In the video, Alicia Keys, a beautiful bi-racial woman, falls for a...

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Subject/Subject at Subliminal Projects: Women Helping Women Through Modern Art

(2) Comments | Posted April 23, 2010 | 3:31 PM

Subject/Subject, an exhibition of emerging female artists benefiting the Downtown Women's Center, is currently showing at Subliminal Projects in Echo Park. Even if you're not tapped into the LA art scene (yes, New Yorkers, we have one), Subliminal Projects should ring a bell. One of its founders, Shepard...

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Inside the Food Network's Private Chefs of Beverly Hills

(3) Comments | Posted April 16, 2010 | 1:33 PM

The Private Chefs of Beverly Hills is, you guessed it, a reality show about 6 young, ethnically diverse, private chefs dealing with their super rich and demanding Beverly Hills clients.

I don't know how much this show actually mirrors real life situations in cooking for the rich, but in...

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