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DnA talks to a Miami native about Art Basel and finds that even though the “monster” festival keeps getting bigger, local designers don’t all feel its impact.
Makers of “medical devices” have attacked Obamacare because they don’t like the tax it imposes. Not Stuart Karten. The LA-based designer says the Affordable Care Act has launched a golden era for medical device design.
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High street retailers are battling competition from online retailing, a battle that may be intensified by Amazon’s drones! So stores are finding ways to enhance the act of shopping, often creating events around products to lure people away from the computer. Read here about DnA’s picks of holiday shopping experiences.
Becoming a Biker in L.A., Commentary, Energy, Featured »
In this series, DnA will follow Caroline Chamberlain’s journey from four wheels to two, and along the way share hints and tips on becoming a biker in LA. In this first post, Caroline describes her biking epiphany.
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Pharrell Williams’s new “24 Hour music video,” for the song Happy portrays a lively and diverse L.A. where people walk and dance in the street and where cars are an afterthought.
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Jonathan Skow talks to DnA about Mr Turk’s colorful designs and how the line’s social media presence seeks a balance between titillation and taste.
George Takei–Sulu from Star Trek and creator of a new “Eau My” fragrance–is also known for his witty reviews of the web shopping site’s sillier offerings.
Here are DnA’s Top 5 picks of George Takei’s Amazon reviews.
It was just eight weeks ago that Frank Gehry told an audience at a KCRW/LA Phil panel at the Walt Disney Concert Hall, that “we are going to make it happen and we are going to make Gloria Molina very happy.”
The “it” was a long-awaited complex of shops, housing, hotels and eateries developed for Parcel Q, the site opposite the hall on Grand Avenue, by …
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Here are 3 events DnA recommends you check out this week.
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You have another month to experience a Southern California institution. Westchester’s famed Proud Bird Restaurant, due to close yesterday, has been given a brief reprieve. Jason Groman talks about a man’s vision that celebrated the Jet Age and the Tuskegee Airmen.