2017

Artist of the Week: Michael Henry Hayden

Artist of the Week: Michael Henry Hayden

Michael Henry Hayden is a visual artist who works and lives in LA. Through a deep exploration of texture light and color, Hayden’s sculptural and painting…

Spotlight: Athena Paginton

Spotlight: Athena Paginton

Athena Paginton is a Make-up Artist and Illustrator living in London who has worked on magazine campaigns for DAZED, Buffalo Zine and Wallpaper Magazine, amongst…

Looks: OKOKOK

Looks: OKOKOK

OKOKOK is an emerging streetwear brand that pulls together a heavy mix of influences from graphic design, DIY aesthetics, and virtual culture to make their products. A three person…

Spotlight: POOL

Spotlight: POOL

POOL was founded in 2010 by Léa Padovani (1981) and Sébastien Kieffer (1982), and is a Paris-based creative studio which takes design beyond furniture, encompassing…

Artist of the Week: Luis Rodríguez Rosario

Artist of the Week: Luis Rodríguez Rosario

Luis Rodríguez Rosario is a Puerto Rican artist with an MFA in Sculpture from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. In 2013 he presented his…

Artist of the Week: Roula Partheniou

Artist of the Week: Roula Partheniou

Roula Partheniou was born in Niagara Falls, and lives and works in Toronto, Canada. Her practice centers on an exploration of the replica and how…

Spotlight: Rozliubit

Spotlight: Rozliubit

Rozliubit is a collaborative project between Sasha Pharaoh and Sua Yoo. The self-proclaimed maids of heaven and guardians of virtue create handcrafted weaponry and delicate armor in Chicago,…

Looks: amt.

Looks: amt.

amt. is a fashion brand designed by Adrià Machado based in Manresa, a small town near Barcelona in Spain. In December of 2014 he launched his…

Tunes: Helado Negro

Tunes: Helado Negro

Based out of Brooklyn, Helado Negro is the music and performance work of Roberto Carlos Lange. Lange was the recipient of the Joyce Foundation Award and travels the world…

Artist of the Week: Laurence Philomene

Artist of the Week: Laurence Philomene

Living in Montreal, Laurence Philomene is a 23-year-old freelance photographer, director and curator working around themes of gender identity, softness & color theory. @laurencephilomene Tell us…

Spotlight: Cat Lauigan

Spotlight: Cat Lauigan

Cat Lauigan is an artist and producer from the Bay Area. She received her BFA from Parsons School of Design in 2008, and she currently…

Tunes: Suzi Analogue

Tunes: Suzi Analogue

Suzi Analogue is a genre-bending musician who melds electronic, soul and hip-hop to create tracks that move acrobatically between sultry bedroom vibes and high energy dance. Based…

Artist of the Week: Zach Nader

Artist of the Week: Zach Nader

Zach Nader is a Brooklyn-based photographer and new media artist originally from Dallas, Texas. His work deals with the complex language of digital photography and image-editing software. He…

Looks: Alex Ulichny

Looks: Alex Ulichny

Alex Ulichny is a fashion designer who crafts a story with each collection with an avant-garde approach to creating clothing. Bringing magic into reality, he sees…

Here, Here

Here, Here

LVL3 is proud to present Here, Here, a two-person exhibition featuring Minneapolis-based Andy Delany and Brooklyn-based Amber Renaye. Andy’s fascination with the visual, material and…

Ltd.Wear2

Ltd.Wear2

LVL3 and Tusk are happy to present Ltd.Wear2. Following in the footsteps of last year’s premier, Ltd.Wear2 is both a group exhibition and a fashion line presenting one-of-a-kind looks by over…

Artist of the Week: Esther Ruiz

Artist of the Week: Esther Ruiz

Esther Ruiz received a Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art from Rhodes College in 2011. She has shown nationally and internationally at various galleries including…

Spotlight: Vjemy

Spotlight: Vjemy

Vjemy was established in 2013 by Adam, Samuel and Svetlana Cigler in Prague, Czech Republic. Adam and Svetlana both graduated with a degree in architecture, but their work focuses on…

Spotlight: Emily Esperanza

Spotlight: Emily Esperanza

Emily Esperanza is a filmmaker, artist, and curator whose passions lie in discarded aesthetics, liminal spaces, guerrilla approaches, and unconventional narrative. Her recent videos, collected…

Artist of the Week: Katie Bell

Artist of the Week: Katie Bell

Katie Bell (b. 1985) is an artist originally from Rockford, Illinois. She received her BA from Knox College and her MFA in Painting from the…

Tunes: Manwolves

Tunes: Manwolves

From Evanston, IL, Manwolves is a six piece band fronted by vocalist James McNear. The multi talented group came together while still in high school, and their collective…

Tunes: Spencer Ludwig

Tunes: Spencer Ludwig

A trumpeter, singer, producer, and dancer who rocks alligator shoes with smoking style and panache, Spencer Ludwig brings any party to life. Chances are, you’ve heard…

Artist of the Week: Jeffly Gabriela Molina

Artist of the Week: Jeffly Gabriela Molina

Jeffly Gabriela Molina is a Chicago-based visual artist from Táchira, Venezuela whose studio practice now expands from within the community of Mana Contemporary. Jeffly first…

Spotlight: David Getsy

Spotlight: David Getsy

David Getsy, a Goldabelle McComb Finn Distinguished Professor, is a faculty member at the Department of Art History, Theory, and Criticism at the School of…

Looks: Samantha Pleet

Looks: Samantha Pleet

Samantha Pleet is a fashion designer living and working in Brooklyn, NY. Tell us a little bit about yourself and what you do. I am a…

Spotlight: Laura Berger

Spotlight: Laura Berger

Laura Berger is a visual artist living and working in Chicago.  She has exhibited her paintings around the US and abroad, and also does editorial…

Artist of the Week: Cheryl Pope

Artist of the Week: Cheryl Pope

Cheryl Pope is an artist focused in sculpture, installation, and performance. Her work questions and responds to the politics of identity as it relates to…

Spotlight: Patrick Kyle

Spotlight: Patrick Kyle

Patrick Kyle is a commercial illustrator and multidisciplinary artist from Toronto, Canada. He graduated from The Ontario College of Art and Design in 2009. He has authored three books;…

Artist of the Week: Ryan Oskin

Artist of the Week: Ryan Oskin

Ryan Oskin investigates natural and constructed spaces through photography, sculpture, and installation. He recently had two solo shows at the Java Project and The Eagle…

Looks: Ifeoma

Looks: Ifeoma

Reva Ochuba is a designer and writer with a focus on fashion as both a media and medium. Highlighting fashion as social critique as well…

Spotlight: A Question of Eagles

Spotlight: A Question of Eagles

A Question of Eagles is Melissa and Jonathan, a husband and wife team committed to making heirloom quality goods. A Question of Eagles was born in…

Spotlight: The Granite

Spotlight: The Granite

Founded in 2014, The Granite is an emerging female-owned and operated creative studio and ceramics workshop with evolving focus and inspiration. As a collaborative effort…

Artist of the Week: Benoît Jeannet

Artist of the Week: Benoît Jeannet

Benoît Jeannet lives and works in Neuchâtel.  He graduated in the photography departement of the Lausanne School of Art and Design and the Photography School…

Looks: Lea Nyland

Looks: Lea Nyland

Lea Nyland is a young womenswear brand that plays with familiarity on a twist, aiming to evoke curiosity by reshaping traditional’s or something that already…

Artist of the Week: Joshua Citarella

Artist of the Week: Joshua Citarella

Joshua Citarella (b.1987) is an artist living and working in New York. @joshuacitarella Tell us a little bit about yourself and what you do.  My…

Spotlight: Video! Video! Zine

Spotlight: Video! Video! Zine

Video! Video! Zine  is an accessible submission-based Internet archive of amazing moving images from around the world.  Video! Video! Zine is devoted to obtaining visibility…

Sad Intention

Sad Intention

LVL3 is proud to present Sad Intention, a group show in partnership with the ACRE residency program. This year we bring together Nicole Dyer, Olivia…

Artist of the Week: Rebecca Ward

Artist of the Week: Rebecca Ward

Rebecca Ward is a Brooklyn based artist originally from Waco, TX. She received her MFA from School of Visual Arts in 2012 and is represented by…

Spotlight: Ben Barber

Spotlight: Ben Barber

Ben Barber was born and raised in Vancouver, BC. Trained in sculpture at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY. Upon completing his education Ben settled…

Spotlight: Kim HyunJoo Studio

Spotlight: Kim HyunJoo Studio

Kim HyunJoo Studio is a reputable Seoul-based design studio run by artist and designer, Kim HyunJoo. Her design work is primarily focused on furniture, lighting, tableware, products, public…

Looks: Paula Mendoza

Looks: Paula Mendoza

Paula Mendoza is a Colombian jewelry designer based in NYC. Mendoza’s designs echo the contemporary, yet reflects upon the traditional by combining ergonomics, sculptural elements, and…

Artist of the Week: Joshua Saunders

Artist of the Week: Joshua Saunders

Joshua Saunders is an artist and multi-media painter represented by Steve Turner Gallery in LA. He is currently pursuing a MFA from University of California, San Diego.…

Spotlight: Guncotton Tintype

Spotlight: Guncotton Tintype

Margaret Muza is a photographer specializing in the bygone wetplate process. She has a studio in Milwaukee, WI where she practices this method most widely…

Artist of the Week: Dan Lam

Artist of the Week: Dan Lam

Dan Lam is an artist working in Dallas. She received her BFA in drawing and painting from the University of North Texas in 2010, and…

Spotlight: Sam Rolfes

Spotlight: Sam Rolfes

Sam Rolfes (b.1990, Dallas TX) is a Chicago and New York based mixed-format digital artist and director. Using the human body as a mark making device…

Artist of the Week: Rob Ventura

Artist of the Week: Rob Ventura

Rob Ventura (b. 1989, Perth Amboy, NJ, United States) is an emerging artist who is best known for making abstract paintings that are reminiscent of…

Tunes: Manast LL’

Tunes: Manast LL’

Manast LL’ is a Paris-based artist, working as much on his own projects as he is with his collective, La Ligne Bleue. He doesn’t want to…

Artist of the Week: Nicole Dyer

Artist of the Week: Nicole Dyer

Nicole Dyer is an artist currently based in Baltimore, Maryland. She attended MICA (BFA ’13) and graduated with a degree in Drawing. She likes to keep…

Semblance

Semblance

LVL3 proudly presents Semblance, a two-person exhibition featuring LA-based Kara Joslyn and Chicago-based Soo Shin. Joslyn’s paintings — largely monochrome paired  with her reflective surfaces…

Artist of the Week: Amber Renaye

Artist of the Week: Amber Renaye

Amber Renaye is an artist and writer living in New York. @amberrenaye Tell us a little bit about yourself and what you do. Well, I was…