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Art in the age of artifice

As a magician and sleight-of-hand artist, I've been wrestling with the thorny and slippery notion of Art for a long time. A recent "magical project" rekindled my attention about this ongoing quest. Here follow my latest musings on this domain. What is Art? Art can be seen as the lifeblood running through the veins of human history. From prelinguistic cave dweller to postmodern city dweller, art stands as a witness to the evolution of every culture, reflecting and participating in our views of re...
Tags: Art, Post, Hollywood, News, Alan Moore, Los Angeles, Michelangelo, Hollywood Blvd, Sistine Chapel, Martel, Sigils, Magick, La Brea Ave, Chaos Magick, J F Martel, Hollywood Spelling


Things to do in the San Fernando Valley, LA area, Nov. 22-29

  Guests take in the light displays at the L.A. Zoo Lights event at the Los Angeles Zoo in Los Angeles on Saturday, Nov 16, 2019. (Photo by Ed Crisostomo, Contributing Photographer)   There’s always something interesting to do in the San Fernando Valley and greater Los Angeles area. Here is a sampling of entertainments this week and also save-the-date events to put on your calendar.   EVENTS   Los Angels Auto Show: Car culture event with display of new cars, test drives and after-marke...
Tags: Books, Events, Local News, Movies + TV, Music + Concerts, Theater, Things to Do, Art, Comedy, Dance, Movies, Museum, Music, San Fernando Valley, Top Stories LADN


Shopper’s Diary: Toiro in LA, World’s Best Source for Donabe and More

If you’ve heard of a donabe—a Japanese clay cooking pot that resembles a lidded casserole—that’s probably thanks in part to Naoko Takei Moore, aka Mrs. Donabe, who’s been importing the pots from Japan for more than a decade. In 2007, Takei Moore got her first taste of rice cooked in a Kamado-san—a classic rice donabe—and has never looked back. Born in Tokyo but based in Los Angeles, the food and wine enthusiast began selling donabe in the United States in 2008. To spread the art, Takei Moore tau...
Tags: Books, Japan, La, Uncategorized, Los Angeles, San Francisco, United States, Tokyo, Japanese, Kitchen Tools, Tabletop, Tableware, Sonoma County California, Shopper's Diary, Kitchen Appliances, Kitchen Accessories


Nike Air Pop Up in Los Angeles

In celebration of Air Max Day 2017, Nike will have a pop up shop on La Brea Ave. in Los Angeles with a variety of things going on. The invite above has all the info on what will be going down. This weekend has some incredible and classic Air Max releases. Next week is all about a glimpse into the future. Should be a fun couple of weeks to stop by and see what’s going down. Below, see some photos of what the pop up space looks like. See you there!
Tags: Los Angeles, Nike, Sport, Soccer, Sneakers, Culture & Lifestyle, La Brea Ave, Nike Air Pop Up


La Tropézienne Bakery Opens In Los Angeles

From the beautiful coastline of the French Riviera in St. Tropez, CEO and founder Lionel Azoulay and chef Laurent Cavazza have opened La Tropézienne Bakery (211  S. La Brea Ave.) where the exquisite French cuisine meets the city of Los  Angeles.
Tags: News, Los Angeles, St Tropez, French Riviera, Lionel Azoulay, Laurent Cavazza, La Tropézienne Bakery, La Brea Ave