2016

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…

Spotlight: Alicia Nauta

Spotlight: Alicia Nauta

Alicia Nauta is a Toronto based artist whose practice includes collage, screenprinting, installation, wallpaper, books, and a growing collection of found oddities for a future…

Artist of the Week: Chloe Wise

Artist of the Week: Chloe Wise

Chloe Wise (b. 1990) is a Canadian artist living and working in New York. Her painting, sculpture, and video unpack the construction of identity through…

Spotlight: Rasmus Warberg

Spotlight: Rasmus Warberg

After earning his carpenter apprenticeship, Rasmus Warberg travelled to Canada to gain new experiences. His desire to shape and build things from his own visions…

Artist of the Week: Leah Mackin

Artist of the Week: Leah Mackin

Leah Mackin (b. 1985) grew up in and around Philadelphia, PA. She holds an MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and…

Looks: Some Like Us

Looks: Some Like Us

Born in New Orleans and raised in Oregon, India Mcquoid has been combing thrift stores and estate sales from a very young age, and has turned…

Artist of the Week: Katie Kirk

Artist of the Week: Katie Kirk

Katie Kirk (b. 1988 San Jose, CA) is an artist living and working in Los Angeles, CA.  She received her BA in Film and Television…

Spotlight: Amber Pitkin

Spotlight: Amber Pitkin

Amber Pitkin is a makeup artist based in London. At 22 years old, she has worked with clients including i-D Magazine, Oyster Magazine, Nike, Dazed Digital…

Tunes: Lullatone

Tunes: Lullatone

Lullatone is comprised of self proclaimed pajama pop married duo Shawn and Yoshimi. They are based in Nagoya, Japan where they compose and produce songs…

Looks: _Scapes NY

Looks: _Scapes NY

_Scapes NY seeks to create dynamic balance by the juxtaposition of opposites. Through a range of wearable garments and experimental details, _Scapes NY designs for…

Spotlight: Rumi Hara

Spotlight: Rumi Hara

Rumi is an illustrator and comic artist from Japan, currently based in New York City. She was awarded a silver medal from the Society of…

Artist of the Week: Hannah Carr

Artist of the Week: Hannah Carr

Hannah Carr is an interdisciplinary artist currently based in Kansas City, Missouri. She received her Bachelors of Fine Art from the Fiber Department at the Kansas…

Artist of the Week: Noël Morical

Artist of the Week: Noël Morical

Noël Morical (American, b. 1989) lives and works in Kansas City, MO. She received her B.F.A. from the The School of the Art Institute of…

Spotlight: Tallulah Fontaine

Spotlight: Tallulah Fontaine

Tallulah Fontaine is a illustrator and zine maker currently based in Toronto, Canada. She has worked with numerous clients including, 4AD, Glamour Magazine, Paulette Magazine,…

Looks: HUNCH

Looks: HUNCH

HUNCH is a multidisciplinary office focused on the boundaries between product and fashion design. Industrial Designers by education, we started to feel more comfortable in that crossover…

Artist of the Week: Cecilia Salama

Artist of the Week: Cecilia Salama

Cecilia Salama‘s work deals with the isolation of contemporary society due to an ever increasing level of digital-based interactions. Constructed entirely of synthetic materials, the works function both as…

Spotlight: Miguel Marques

Spotlight: Miguel Marques

Miguel Marques is a Portuguese designer and digital artist currently living in Barcelona, Spain. @jmmarques Tell us a little bit about yourself and what you…

Artist of the Week: Fay Nicolson

Artist of the Week: Fay Nicolson

Fay Nicolson plays with the limits of painting, image and object and how these definitions relate to the learning, performing, producing body. Fay graduated from…

Tunes: Michael Rault

Tunes: Michael Rault

Michael Rault is a Montreal based singer, guitarist and songwriter fronting his own eponymously named band. A gifted multi- instrumentalist and arranger, his hooky blend…

Artist of the Week: Kira Scerbin

Artist of the Week: Kira Scerbin

Kira Scerbin is an artist and an underdog. She was born and raised in Cleveland Ohio and currently lives and works in Chicago Illinois. Tell…

Tunes: Stone Cold Fox

Tunes: Stone Cold Fox

Stone Cold Fox‘s blend of anthemic indie rock and infectious alt-pop was born at SUNY Purchase, where filmmaking major Kevin Henthorn and music production student…

Spotlight: Clare Nicolson

Spotlight: Clare Nicolson

Clare Nicolson is a freelance stylist based in London designing for publishing, advertising, editorial and independent creative clients as well as her own homeware brand. Nicolson has…

Artist of the Week: Stephen D’Onofrio

Artist of the Week: Stephen D’Onofrio

Stephen D’Onofrio is an artist currently living and working in Chicago. He received his MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and…

Tunes: Jensen Interceptor

Tunes: Jensen Interceptor

Jensen Interceptor has provided his dark, driven and menacing brand of techno to clubs and warehouse parties around the world. Gaining respect from his peers,…

Spotlight: Amy Strozzi

Spotlight: Amy Strozzi

Amy Strozzi is a Los Angeles based makeup artist and creator of The Beauty Manifesto. Best known for her soft touch, her ability to enhance…

Artist of the Week: J. Michael Ford

Artist of the Week: J. Michael Ford

J. Michael Ford explores intangible notions of desire and vulnerability through form. He recently received an MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago…

Spotlight: Cold Picnic

Spotlight: Cold Picnic

Cold Picnic was formed in 2010 by partners Phoebe Sung and Peter Buer. The pair met in Boston in 2006 while in school and have…

Spotlight: Studio Gorm

Spotlight: Studio Gorm

Studio Gorm is a design office founded in 2007 by John Arndt and Wonhee Jeong Arndt. Designing a range of things from products, furniture and lighting,…

Looks: Erik Yvon

Looks: Erik Yvon

Erik-Yvon is a fashion designer based in Melbourne, Australia specialising in men’s and women’s wear. The label creates a dynamic combination of elements; colours, prints, shapes…