Archive for the ‘art’ Category

BEHIND THE SCENES: POP SOUK WALK THROUGH AT WEBSTER HALL

  Photographs by Joshua Carver and Conor Riley   As Ladyfag and her team get ready for this weekend’s Pop Souk, we were lucky enough to accompany them on a walk through of Webster Hall. […]

OAK RECOMMENDS: LADYFAG PRESENTS POP SOUK AT WEBSTER HALL 05.31.15

This Sunday, May 31st, Ladyfag’s Pop Souk is back for 2015, and this time it’s taking over the legendary Webster Hall. With vendors, artists, DJs, designers, and NYC personalities taking over the entire venue, Pop […]

OFF THE WALL: BASQUIAT THE UNKNOWN NOTEBOOKS AT BROOKLYN MUSEUM

  Featuring over 150 rarely-seen pages from the notebooks of Jean-Michel Basquiat, as well as larger scale works from the Brooklyn-born artist, The Unknown Notebooks exhibit currently at Brooklyn Museum is the first of its […]

RECAP: MOVING SPACES SHOW AT OAK DTLA

  Photographs by Sara Gee   Thank you to everyone who came out to our Moving Spaces Show at OAK DTLA on Friday evening. Check out our recap photos from the event in the gallery […]

MIXED MEDIUM: SAMANTHA WEST

  With our Moving Spaces Show only a few days away at OAK 910 S. Broadway, we’re introducing you to photographer Samantha West, the third artist exhibiting at the show. Check out some of Samantha’s […]

WHAT I SAW AT MOMA: BRUCE LABRUCE’S HUSTLER WHITE

  By Conor Riley   Legendary queer filmmaker – and Oakazine interview subject – Bruce LaBruce is currently being given a career retrospective at MoMA. Last night, LaBruce was on hand to introduce and discuss […]

MIXED MEDIUM: HARRISON DRIGGS FRALEY

  For this installment of Mixed Medium, we’re going inside the workspace of and talking to artist Harrison Driggs Fraley, who will be exhibiting his work at this Friday’s Moving Spaces Show at OAK 910 […]

MIXED MEDIUM: DEZ’MON OMEGA FAIR

  As we draw closer to next Friday’s Moving Spaces Show at OAK 910 S. Broadway in DTLA, we’ll be introducing you to the participating artists in our Mixed Medium series. First up is Dez’Mon […]

MIXED MEDIUM: MATT TIERNEY

By Conor Riley My friend Matt lives in a studio with high ceilings and tons of light right off the Graham L train in Williamsburg. Anyone who lives in Brooklyn knows that this find is […]

OFF THE WALL: GLEN BALDRIDGE ‘DAYLIGHTER’

  Photographs c/o Klaus von Nichtssagen gallery Furthering his experimentation with lighting and materials, artist Glen Baldridge brings his exhibit Daylighter to the Klaus von Nichtssagen gallery in LES. From “animal selfies”, to metal slabs […]

INTERVIEW: MARK CHRISTOPHER OF FOURFIFTY ZINE

Photographer and friend of OAK Mark Christopher is releasing the second issue of FOURFIFTY, a zine dedicated to his Polaroid portraits, this Friday, April 10th at Dragula in San Francisco. In anticipation of the event, […]

OFF THE WALL: TYLER LAFRENIERE ‘COMFORT AND SUPPORT’

Photographs courtesy of LaunchF18 Additional photograph by OAK Launch F18’s 95 Orchard Street Project Space has been transformed into a men’s locker room for Brooklyn-based artist Tyler Lafreniere’s Comfort and Support. The exhibit, hand-assembled by […]