| Feb 21, 2009
Over the course of a career that has variously infuriated anti-graffiti task force officers and enthralled Japanese street couture collectors -- meaning winning props from hip-hop superstars Kanye West and Pharrell Williams -- the pop artist KAWS has...
| Oct 31, 2008
The bane of documentaries on creative people is that they're often little more than a fan's note, of interest only to those who already know and love the work in question. "The Universe of Keith Haring" starts out that way but the force of the late...
| Feb 21, 2008
If you're the kind of homeowner who likes to redecorate frequently, you know that painting or wallpapering an entire room can be daunting. It's time to welcome an easier solution: wall decals.
If those words make you think of cartoon characters, tacky...
| Jul 4, 2008
In her second solo show in Los Angeles, Kristen Morgin strips away the sentimentality that made her earlier works look nostalgic -- so obsessed with yesteryear that they seemed to have been made by someone with her heart set on turning the clock back. Her...
| Jun 6, 2009
With the sale of just one of his Ten Pound cashmere blankets, which actually do weigh 10 pounds, clothing and accessories designer Greg Chait can pretty much cover his monthly expenses. That's because each blanket sells for $2,000 or more -- and because...
| Jul 15, 2009
Is there room enough in the world of upscale Chinese restaurants for more than one man named Chow?
There is Michael Chow, the designer and art collector from Shanghai by way of London who founded the chain of famous Mr. Chow restaurants in 1968. And...