OFF THE WALL: JASPER JOHNS ‘REGRETS’

“Dead ends and fresh starts.” That’s the ethos behind Jasper Johns’ latest body of work Regrets, which was inspired by an old photograph of Lucien Freud holding his head in his hands. Basing these works on the […]

STUDIO SESSION: LOUISE AMSTRUP

Today we’re hopping the pond to London’s Hackney Wick neighborhood to take a look inside the studio, workspace and showroom of Louise Amstrup. The neighborhood itself, once an industrial district, is now home to many […]

RECAP: KUNST! AT VERBOTEN

NYC was out in full-force on Saturday night for Susanne Bartsch + Dreamhouse’s new Brooklyn party KUNST! at Verboten in North Williamsburg. The massive former metal shop was packed with familiar faces, and the rainy […]

OAK RECOMMENDS: CRAZY LEGS SKATE CLUB

One of Brooklyn’s best-kept secrets is Crazy Legs Skate Club in Bed-Stuy. Every Wednesday night experienced and novice skaters alike roll and bounce to a soundtrack of funk, disco, house and R&B (last night it […]

OAK BUYING DIARY: UP CLOSE AT LAURA SIEGEL

Laura Siegel is known for her intricate designs that often incorporate different fibers and fabrics from all over the world in one amazing piece (see her embroidered sweater, made of  alpaca, bamboo and marino). So […]

OFF THE WALL: #SELFIEBRATION

#mirrorselfie #selfies and words by Lena Einbinder Patrons of Amy Cakes Danky Dank and Rachel Karp’s #Selfiebration exhibit at AMO Studios were invited to utilize five distinct #Selfie stations, and upload the results with corresponding […]

OAK IS HIRING A STORE MERCHANDISER IN NYC

OAK is currently seeking a store merchandiser to join our New York team. This is a full-time position, and will focus on our two NYC retail locations at 28 Bond St. in Manhattan and 55 […]

RECAP: FIXED AT LE BAIN 03.21.14

Friday night OAK hosted FIXED at Le Bain, one of our favorite parties in NYC. Our friends Dave P and JDH had us dancing all night long, and our own Jennifer Orlowski was there to […]

OFF THE WALL: MATTHEW STONE ‘UNCONDITIONAL LOVE’

Words and photographs by Conor Riley and Leslie Puett London based artist Matthew Stone’s incomprehensible sensibility strikes again with Unconditional Love, his third solo show at The Hole Gallery. The fluidity of his new work reigns […]

RECAP: SF TO LA

Photographs by Jennifer Orlowski The same weekend we officially opened our first LA location, OAK NYC employee Jennifer took her fist trip out to California and brought back some amazing photos she took on her […]

OAK RECOMMENDS: FIXED AT LE BAIN 03.21.14

JDH & Dave P bring one of our favorite NYC parties back to Le Bain this Friday night, and the OAK Crew will be there holding it down like only we know how. Come through […]

MIXED MEDIUM: JACOB SOUSA

In preparation for his solo show XY, photographer Jacob Sousa talked with OAK’s Miguel Pena about his work, modeling career, embarrassing stories, and Lil’ Bow Wow. MIGUEL PENA: What was it like growing up in […]