Posts Tagged ‘interviews’

INTERVIEW: CIRQUE DU SOLEIL PERFORMER AMIEL SOICHER-CLARKE

Amiel Soicher-Clarke wears the Oak Massive Sweatpant Interview by Conor Riley Photographs by Elvin Tavarez Amiel Soicher-Clarke – who was obsessed with the trampoline by the age of five – was always fascinated by visual […]

INTERVIEW: BONNIE HUSSEY OF FUSSY HUSSEY

By Ivan Padilla and Conor Riley As we welcome her hand-dyed wool blankets – made in Los Angeles – to the site for the SS17 season, we got the chance to speak with Fussy Hussey […]

BEIRA: CONTINUITY, SHAPE + TIME

By Ivan Padilla Photographs courtesy of Beira We asked Livia Campos, designer of BEIRA to summarize the essence of her fashion label in three words — BEIRA is a unisex clothing brand from Brazil that […]

INTERVIEW: KAT MACONIE

By Ivan Padilla Main image by Elvin Tavarez Images courtesy of Kat Maconie Known for signature gold hardware details, block heels and strong prints, Kat Maconie has, in seven years, expanded from a small range […]

INTERVIEW: KRISTIN KONTROL

You’ll recognize Kristin Welchez as the founder and lead singer of Dum Dum Girls (in which she was known as Dee Dee). Now known as Kristin Kontrol, she’s back with a new project, 2016’s X-Communicate, […]

INTERVIEW: JANICZA BRAVO

As filmmaker Janicza Bravo gears up to release her first feature-length film Lemon – which will have its world premiere at Sundance this January – she talks with the OAK crew about her creative process, why it’s important to […]

BREDA TELLS US WHY WE STILL NEED A WRISTWATCH

By Ivan Padilla What does a watch say about its wearer? We asked a few people to share their reasons for wearing a wristwatch and the answers I received ranged from strictly for style to […]

INTERVIEW: SCOTT EWALT

Photograph by Kristi Lebowitz Interview By Conor Riley Ever wonder who was creating the genius fliers for Ladyfag’s Holy Mountain parties? Meet Scott Ewalt, visual artist and New York legend, who is also responsible for […]

MEET THE STAFF: OAK BEVERLY BLVD.

  Yesterday you met the staff at OAK DTLA, today get to know the crew at 7228 Beverly Blvd. as they tell you their favorite spots to hang out in LA, how they describe their […]

INTERVIEW: THE SQUAD

By Sara Gee As we get ready for Friday’s OAK + THE SQUAD event at OAK 7228 Beverly Blvd in LA, Sara stopped by the designers’ Venice Beach studio for an interview and first look […]

MIXED MEDIUM: AMY WILDE

OAK: How long have you been illustrating? AMY WILDE: My father was my inspiration to start drawing at a young age. He would work long hours and weekends when I was a child so days […]

INTERVIEW: DAN SICKLES AND ANTONIO SANTINI OF MALA MALA

On Saturday April 19th, Filmmakers Dan Sickles and Antonio Santini will premiere their documentary Mala Mala at the Tribeca Film Festival in NYC. The film takes viewers on a journey into the lives of drag […]