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City: Dion Gallery

If the Frame Fits… Jeff Dion is keeping local art alive and raising our frame consciousness, too. Written by Constance Dunn Photography by Paul Jonason “It’s kind of like buying a custom suit,” says J...

Reading Corner: Under Cover

With the heat of summer ahead, new tomes explore the cooler side of design, whether in the garden or the shadow of fabulous indoor-outdoor spaces. Written by Jenn Thornton The New Shade Garden: Creati...

The Good Life: Irises by Vincent Van Gogh

A Lasting Impression Reflecting on Vincent van Gogh’s enigmatic Irises at the Getty. Written by Jenn Thornton Architectural Images © J. Paul Getty Trust Irises images Digital image courtesy of the Get...

Shanna Shryne

Designer Shanna Shryne creates spaces  to elevate everyday exuberance. Witten By Constance Dunn Cruise into Shanna Shryne’s design center on Pier Avenue and you’re guaranteed to bump into a ...

Reading Corner: Spring Reads

With inspiration for both the kitchen and bath—plus, a seed  of the same for the garden—the season is blooming with books! WRITTEN BY JENN THORNTON Twenty Dinners by Ithai Schori and Chris Taylor with...

Inspiring Beauty: Soolip

Soolip founder Wanda Wen sparks conversation with her newest pursuit. Written by Jenn Thornton L.A. tastemaker Wanda Wen is a case study in following your bliss. Armed with a background in fashion, an...

Artistic Habitat

An artful collection of fine wood, fabrics and sculpture brings a fresh, global sensibility to the South Bay. Written by Constance Dunn Photography by Paul Jonason The creative roots of Artistic Habit...

Reading Corner: Fascinating Reads

From small shelter to loft living, add these innovation-inspired titles to your library. WRITTEN BY JENN THORNTON SMALL ARCHITECTURE NOW! by Philip Jodidio This collection of smaller-dimensioned dwell...

High Speed: The New 2015 Models From Aston Martin

  WRITTEN BY JENNY PETERS | PHOTO COURTESY OF ASTON MARTIN Walking up to a heady fleet of Aston Martin automobiles, it’s hard not to immediately start channeling your inner James Bond. For there ...