2017

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…

Spotlight: wolke

Spotlight: wolke

Wolke is a conceptual design studio that plays with objects and space. Wolke is a collaboration between Patrick Campbell + Madison Killough and is based…

2016

Looks: Barrow PDX

Looks: Barrow PDX

Barrow PDX is a porcelain jewelry brand co-owned by two art school survivors and long-term friends, Rachel Warkentin and Lindsay Kretchun. Rachel and Lindsay hand form every…

Spotlight: CK_TC Ceramics

Spotlight: CK_TC Ceramics

CK_TC Ceramics is a Cincinnati-based design studio founded by Colin Klimesh (CK) and Taylor Carter (TC) that creates small-batch ceramics for the home. CK_TC started two…

x7

x7

LVL3 proudly presents x7, a group show celebrating their seventh year as an artist-run space. As tradition continues, LVL3 brings together five artists from past…

Artist of the Week: Evan McLaughlin

Artist of the Week: Evan McLaughlin

Evan McLaughlin is a painter and printmaker from Michigan. He received his BFA from the University of Michigan Stamps School in 2010, and his MFA…

Spotlight: Perfectly Acceptable Press

Spotlight: Perfectly Acceptable Press

Perfectly Acceptable Press is a small Risograph print studio based in Chicago. Perfectly Acceptable publishes a series of artist books by cartoonists and illustrators and…

Artist of the Week: Lauren Taylor

Artist of the Week: Lauren Taylor

Lauren Taylor (b. 1992, Nashville, TN) lives and works in Chicago, Illinois. Taylor received her B.F.A from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago in…

Spotlight: Emma Anderson

Spotlight: Emma Anderson

Emma Anderson is a photographer from New Zealand, currently living and working in Brooklyn, New York. Her work has been featured in i-D, Mundane, Sumzine,…

Spotlight: Ali Beletic

Spotlight: Ali Beletic

Ali Beletic is a conceptual artist best known for her powerful, symbolic land art installation works, as expansive as hiking in and installing mahogany and glass…

Artist of the Week: Kate Klingbeil

Artist of the Week: Kate Klingbeil

Kate Klingbeil (b. 1990) is an artist based in Brooklyn, NY. Her work moves between mediums and is centered around ideas of pleasure, seduction, toxicity,…

Looks: Mazinyi

Looks: Mazinyi

Mazinyi Ltd was established in 2014 (Year of Sochi winter Olympic games) by designer and owner Annette Mazinyi who began the avant-garde co-premium luxe sports…

Artist of the Week: Andy Delany

Artist of the Week: Andy Delany

Andy Delany received his BFA from Grinnell College in Iowa in 2013, and now lives and works in Minneapolis. He has most recently shown at…

Artist of the Week: Mark Whalen

Artist of the Week: Mark Whalen

Mark Whalen is an Australian born artist working and living in Los Angeles since 2008. Whalen expresses satirical social narratives in seemingly universal situations. The…

Tunes: Julia Jacklin

Tunes: Julia Jacklin

Julia Jacklin thought she’d be a social worker. Growing up in the Blue Mountains to a family of teachers, Jacklin discovered an avenue to art at…

Artist of the Week: Katie Halton

Artist of the Week: Katie Halton

Katie Halton (Ann Arbor, MI) has lived many lives during her 36 years on this earth. Beyond her training as a visual artist she has…

Spotlight: Fort Makers

Spotlight: Fort Makers

Fort Makers is an artist collective that makes functional and interactive art, and explores the boundaries between art and design. They create large-scale public art…

Artist of the Week: Przemek Pyszczek

Artist of the Week: Przemek Pyszczek

Przemek Pyszczek has been living and working in Berlin since 2010. His sculptures, paintings and installations deal thematically and formally with the utopian aspects of…

Spotlight: Carissa Gallo

Spotlight: Carissa Gallo

Carissa Gallo is a fashion and editorial photographer/director. She is interested in how humans interact with color, surfaces, and each other. She travels often to…

Artist of the Week: Jason Deary

Artist of the Week: Jason Deary

Jason Deary is an emerging Toronto-based artist who works primarily in painting. His most recent work explores personal history and considers how to preserve, reveal,…

Spotlight: CANADA

Spotlight: CANADA

CANADA is a production company based in Barcelona. Founded in 2008, two of its founders, Lope Serrano and Nicolas Mendez, operate together under the name CANADA. CANADA works…

Never Far Away

Never Far Away

LVL3 is excited to present Never Far Away, a three-person exhibition featuring Morgan Blair, Francesco Lo Castro and Zoe Nelson. Blair’s multicolored paintings act as…

Artist of the Week: Bruno Silva

Artist of the Week: Bruno Silva

Bruno Silva was born in Porto, Portugal in 1986 and he currently lives in Clermont-Ferrand, France. He studied at the Faculty of Fine Arts in…

Spotlight: Nathan Kostechko

Spotlight: Nathan Kostechko

Nathan Kostechko was introduced to art by his Uncle Stephen as a young boy. Being influenced by his uncle, along with his brothers to skateboard…

Looks: Rebirth Garments

Looks: Rebirth Garments

Sky Cubacub is a QPOC from Chicago. Having dealt with life long anxiety and panic disorders, everyday is a performance in which they bring their…