On Saturday, Hood By Air’s Shane Oliver celebrated the opening of the NY lux street wear brand’s first Los Angeles pop-up endeavor, “MORPH”. HBA partnered with Scion A/V to produce an entire inventory of limited edition Hood By Air pieces that will sell within the space through June 16, including the coveted Hood By Air Classics t-shirt collection in new color-ways, backpacks, posters, water bottles, and more. HBA + Scion A/V 7667 Melrose Ave, LA… [read more »]
August 28th – September 3rd
The Mega Mall Exhibition series will feature a revolving display of work culled from a multitude of Chicago-based artists. The organizer’s intent is to expose Chicago to the broad expanse of relevant contemporary work produced here.
Organizing a show in a place designed explicitly for non-luxury commerce runs contrary to the model used by current art fairs, where access is denied to those without status or privilege. A tattoo artist in the Mega Mall becomes equivalent to a museum/gallery director, and personal, real world, life-applicable experiences become as relevant as the display and/or sale of an art object.