Posts Tagged ‘brooklyn’

MIXED MEDIUM: CAROLINE PAQUITA

Brooklyn-based artist and longtime friend of OAK Caroline Paquita is preparing for her first NYC solo installation Garden of the Womanimal, a look back at almost 15 years of drawings, paintings, prints, zines and sculptures. […]

RECAP: DEVON TURNS 22 AT THE FLAT

Last night the OAK crew took over the back room at The Flat in South Williamsburg to celebrate Devon’s 22nd birthday. Coinciding with The Flat’s Chocolate Sundays hip hop party, Devon’s b-day was the perfect way to […]

IN THE HOOD: CROWN HEIGHTS – THE CLASSON SOCIAL CLUB

Words by Miguel Pena Photographs by Jacob Sousa Newly opened by restaurateur Albano Ballerini and musician Francesco Pini, The Classon Social Club aims to bring an old-school jazz atmosphere to the cozy Crown Heights neighborhood. […]

INTRODUCING: CARON CALLAHAN

One of our favorite new additions for SS14 is Caron Callahan. We recently spoke with the Brooklyn-based designer about the inspiration behind her effortlessly cool Spring collection (complete with visuals from her amazing Tumblr feed), […]

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 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 […]

IN THE HOOD: GREENPOINT – RIVER STYX

One of our favorite parts about Greenpoint is that a lot of the attractions are off the beaten path. Those familiar with the neighborhood know that while some of the best restaurants and bars aren’t […]

IN THE HOUSE: PETER B. STAPLES

Peter B. Staples is a screenwriter and muse. He assists NYC designers and stylists like BCALLA and Love Bailey and is currently working on a feature about sex, death, and bad behavior. He is also featured […]

IN THE HOOD: SOUTH WILLIAMSBURG – CERVECERIA HAVEMEYER

Cerveceria Havemeyer, the sister restaurant of one of our favorites La Superior, quietly opened in South Williamsburg last summer. While we first made our way over to the Mexican eatery just last month, it’s already […]

MIXED MEDIUM: ERIC GOTTSHALL’S HELMET SERIES

For this edition of Mixed Medium, we’re looking at the work of artist Eric Gottshall, and specifically his Helmet Series. Eric is the son of photographer Jon Gottshall ad art eccentric Cindy Silveira. Based in […]

IN THE HOOD: GREENPOINT – CHARLOTTE PATISSERIE

One of our favorite morning stops is Charlotte Patisserie, right down the block from the OAK 55 Nassau store. A go-to for coffee, macarons, croissants, and other delicious treats, the French pastry shop will soon […]