Archive for the ‘art’ Category

TONIGHT: OAK ARTIST SHIRT SERIES LAUNCH – OAK + TOM BIANCHI

We’ve been giving you teasers all week of the first collection from our OAK artist shirt series – OAK + TOM BIANCHI – and tonight’s the night that we finally debut the shirts at our […]

EDITORIAL: OAK + TOM BIANCHI

It’s officially the first day of summer 2013, and we’re giving you a closer look at the first project from our artist shirt series: OAK + TOM BIANCHI. Don’t forget, we’ll be celebrating the launch […]

TEASER: OAK + TOM BIANCHI

With Pride celebrations going on all over the world, we can think of no better way to kick of NYC Pride week than with our OAK + TOM BIANCHI artist shirt series launch party next Tuesday at […]

SUMMER AT OAK: ARTIST SHIRT SERIES LAUNCH WITH TOM BIANCHI AT THE JANE HOTEL

This summer at OAK we’re pleased to introduce our ongoing artist series, beginning with a collection of five shirts designed with photographer Tom Bianchi, displaying images from his book, Fire Island Pines, Polaroids 1975-1983. Join OAK, […]

MIXED MEDIUM: ANTON PERICH

Words by Justin Fulton. There are two types of artists — Those who become household names with subsequent empires and those who produce work happily within the margins of all that shimmers, gaining validation through […]

RECAP: KAREN FINLEY “SEXT ME IF YOU CAN” AT NEW MUSEUM

Late last month, we posted about our excitement over Karen Finley’s “Sext Me If You Can” exhibit at New Museum. OAK’s Alicia Rae was on hand at 235 Bowery on May 25th for full coverage […]

RECAP: BUSHWICK OPEN STUDIOS

On a hot Sunday in Brooklyn, we hit up Bushwick Open Studios to check out some of our friends’ work and make some new discoveries from New York’s emerging artists. First we stopped by 44 […]

OPENING: KAREN FINLEY’S ‘SEXT ME IF YOU CAN’ AT NEW MUSEUM

Presented in conjunction with “NYC 1993: Experimental Jet Set, Trash and No Star” and IDEAS CITY 2013, artist Karen Finley’s interactive instillation Sext Me if You Can begins today at New Museum. Here’s how it […]

RECAP: OAK .GIF PHOTOBOOTH AT POP SOUK

Even in the rain we had a blast taking everyone’s .GIF for our freshly launched photobooth.oaknyc.com yesterday at Ladyfag’s Pop Souk. With our incredible backdrop – designed by Thomas Pregiato – and some of the […]

INTERVIEW: LADYFAG FOR POP SOUK

Ladyfag in the OAK SS13 silver rider short. In the midst of putting the finishing touches on our project for this Sunday’s Pop Souk at the Beirgarten of The Standard, we were lucky enough get […]

MIXED MEDIUM: THOMAS PREGIATO

We recently sat down with with Brooklyn based graphic artist and interactive designer Thomas Pregiato — whose designs will be featured in our Pop Souk booth — to talk about his favorite visual artists, his […]

OPENING: PUNK – CHAOS TO COUTURE AT THE MET

In what’s undoubtedly the most controversial fashion retrospective to ever hit The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Punk: Chaos to Couture — which kicks off tonight with the Met Ball, and opens to the public on […]