Pier 24 Photography

Just last month we finally took our team out to explore Pier 24.  If you haven’t heard about it, it’s an exhibition space that’s used to showcase photography.  Much of the exhibit is from the Pilara Foundation Collection but they also showcase other work outside of the collection.

The collection on display during our visit (and that’s up until February 28, 2013) is called About Face, and focuses on portrait-based photography. […]

Art Basel is not the only thing going on in Miami’s art scene

On my most recent trip to Miami, I had the fortune to actually get out of South Beach (where I typically am for shoots) and head into Miami proper, this time checking out the Wynwood Arts District.  This area has undergone a renaissance of late, and anyone who’s been to Art Basel Miami has no doubt enjoyed the resurgence.

On this particular day (a Monday), not all of the gallery spaces were open, but there’s still a ton to check out in the area.  The Wynwood Walls are perhaps the most well known places to go, and with good reason.  There’s a café in the area, but really it’s the art itself which is the star.  One of my favorite pieces was by Japanese artist AIKO.  I immediately recognized the Glico man, which any Nihonjin would, and then went through the rest of the piece enjoying the elements that make it up.  In this whole area are a ton of interesting murals and installations (I am not sure if they rotate out very often).  I was first drawn in by the Aung San Suu Kyi image by Shepard Fairey since the Myanmar by-elections had just happened (and I think she’s such a badass!). […]

Review: Herb & Dorothy – A Film by Megumi Sasaki

Herb & Dorothy documentaryIf you don’t know who the Vogels are (and even if you do) you should definitely check out the award-winning documentary 

Interview: Alan Bamberger

If you’ve been attending art openings in San Francisco then no doubt you have probably seen Alan Bamberger taking in the shows.  He’s almost omnipresent and we lucked out […]

Post Labor Day notes…

So it was a busy weekend at the Orange studios with the traditionally busy wedding weekend of Labor Day.  The weather couldn’t have been better and there was so much going on in the city as well.  On Friday Andria Lo had her show […]

Our own rock star photographer: Andria Lo

So we’re proud that our very own Andria Lo will be participating in an exhibition at SOMArts later this month!

The exhibit is called filtered – beyond the first layer and the opening is on Friday August 29th from 6-9pm.  As the exhibit says: […]