Akika Kurata crafts intimate, absorbing portraits of mostly female subjects. Using acrylic gouache, she creates works with both depth and tender, faded aspects that appear ghostly in nature. At the center of each portrait is an attempt to capture humanity
Tell us in the comments It’s no secret that the Hamptons has a major tourist industry in the summer. There’s no shortage of places to go and things to see, from the Montauk Lighthouse to our amazing beaches to the Big Duck. But what do you think is the most underrated tourist attraction
Designed by Foster Rhodes Jackson, who studied under Frank Lloyd Wright Architect and student of Frank Lloyd Wright Foster Rhodes Jackson built his own hilltop home in the foothills city of La Verne. In a neighboring La Verne canyon, he spent years designing and building this residence in his signature organic modern style “in conjunction and consultation with Sam Maloof ,” a noted woodworker who received a MacArthur “genius” grant for his work. Walls and ceilings throughout the six-bedroom, seven-bathroom home use wood, cork, and gorgeous tile.
We’ve been dropping previews all week on the upcoming LA Art Show (see our coverage of Littletopia and Gil Bruvel’s new wood works), and today we have look at the general overview of the fair coming to Los Angeles Convention Center from January 23—27, 2019. With the backdrop of Los Angeles emerging as one of America’s most essential art metropolis’, the LA Art Show is getting bigger and bigger every January.
The 1920s home has wood floors and open living spaces Perched atop a grassy hill just a block from Figueroa Street in Highland Park, this 1920s bungalow offers cozy charm on the interior and stellar views from the covered front deck. The entrance leads into an airy living room with wood floors and a decorative mantelpiece. Beyond that is a small dining room, which flows into the updated kitchen.
The enormous skyscraper would rise across from St. Patrick’s Cathedral—and utilize the building’s air rights Harry Macklowe is planning to add another supertall skyscraper to the Manhattan skyline, not too far from his tower at 432 Park Avenue.
Assembling an earthquake kit is just the first step If an earthquake of the same severity as the Northridge Earthquake, which devastated Los Angeles 25 years ago this week, struck today, how many Angelenos would be better prepared than they were in 1994?
It was originally asking $62M; now it’s listed for $33.95M Former talk show host and television personality Dick Cavett has reduced the price of his iconic oceanfront Montauk property referred to affectionately as Cavett’s Cove.
You’ve never seen a townhouse quite like this before Every so often, a truly unique listing hits the market that’s spectacular beyond words. In this case, it’s this 6,400-square-foot warehouse conversion in West Chelsea, asking a cool $18.5 million . According to the listing description for this unorthodox home, the space is configured as a three-bedroom, 3.5-bath abode that spans four levels and features both ground and parlor level entrances
Darkroom Mirror (_2150782), 2018. Copyright Paul Mpagi Sepuya. Courtesy the Artist