LA is the Apocalypse

The absolute best essay I’ve ever read about Los Angeles: L.A. is the apocalypse: it’s you and a bunch of parking lots. No one’s going to save you; no one’s looking out for you. It’s the only city I know where that’s the explicit premise of living there – that’s the deal you make when you … Continue reading LA is the Apocalypse

Thoughts on Bobby Solomon’s Thoughts on Design

Last night Bobby Solomon, founder of LA art blog TheFoxIsBlack.com, posted an article called, “Fuck Design, Let’s Set The World On Fire.” And, while I get where he’s coming from, I don’t think I agree with him. I disagree with his definitions of “art” and “design,” and, therefore, maybe, disagree with his reason for writing … Continue reading Thoughts on Bobby Solomon’s Thoughts on Design