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Human Being Journal 5 Launch Party

Human Being Journal 5 Launch Party

Last Wednesday we launched Human Being Journal 5, and on Friday we welcomed it to the world with a launch party at Sediment Arts’ space in downtown Richmond. In honour of its very first Japanese edition, we served up a couple kegs of Kirin Ichiban and Nippon sweets to a soundtrack of J-Pop delight. Also on display were […]

Unit Editions: Type Plus

Unit Editions: Type Plus

Print is a tenacious beast, indeed. As the pendulum of popular opinion swings in earnest back toward analogue, last decade’s rallying cry of “print is dead!” is now ultra passé—quelled by a seemingly continuous influx of new and supremely good art and lifestyle publications. But despite this rising new wave of design-conscious lit, the overall market is […]

Human: Erin Spens

Human: Erin Spens

Erin Spens is the founder and editor of the nomadic biannual, Boat. Part travel magazine, part sociogeographic study, each issue focuses on a different city around the world. But rather than reporting from afar, Spens and her team move twice a year to immerse themselves in the city of choice—so far they’ve covered Sarajevo, Detroit, […]

Human: David Wilson

Human: David Wilson

Human Being Journal 5 has been proofed, polished and is fresh off to the printer. That means just a few weeks ’til the rest of the world gets to see it. In the meantime, we’ll be giving a few sneak peeks at what’s inside. One new section of note this time out profiles six Humans […]

Human Being Journal 4: An Interview with Ryan McGinness

Human Being Journal 4: An Interview with Ryan McGinness

Ryan McGinness is a New York-based visual artist whose large scale paintings draw heavy influence from the surf and skate culture of his hometown of Virginia Beach, Virginia. Known for his intricately layered pieces, McGinness weaves together the visual language of contemporary iconography, corporate logos, and public signage, creating abstract pieces that have established him […]

Garrett Leight California Optical – Human Being Journal

Garrett Leight California Optical – Human Being Journal

Three years ago we were exploring the stores along Abbot Kinney in Venice California, and we stumbled upon a great looking optical store, which turned out to be GLCO. We had heard of Garrett Leight’s eyewear because of an early collaboration that he did. The vibe of the A. Kinney Court store was awesome, and […]

Human Being Journal Issue 3 Release

Human Being Journal Issue 3 Release

We recently celebrated the release of the 3rd issue of our in-house biannual print publication Human Being Journal with a gallery show at the esteemed ADA Gallery and an after party at Black Iris. Our friend Constantine Giavos supplied the music while we drank beer from Hardywood Brewery and snacked on a myriad of meats […]

Interview: Devyn Galindo

Interview: Devyn Galindo

Devyn Galindo is a photographer based in Los Angeles, California and New York, New York. Devyn grew up as a nomad, living all over America before settling for a bit in Los Angeles where she also mentors teenagers and works with kids whenever possible. Having been obsessed with taking pictures and the magic of film […]

Human Being Journal Issue 3

Human Being Journal Issue 3

We’re excited to announce the release of the third issue of our biannual print magazine, Human Being Journal. Issue 3 explores a cross-section of subjects bridging fashion, lifestyle, food, design and art. Includes work by contributing photographers Stella Berkofsky, Bene Brandhofer, Piczo, Devyn Galindo, Clement Pascal, Andrew Musson, and Adrien Toubiana, along with 192 pages of: […]

Human Being Journal: Issue 2 Launch

Human Being Journal: Issue 2 Launch

To celebrate the release of Issue 2 of our in-house publication Human Being Journal, we packed up and traveled from Richmond, Virginia to New York City and invited all of our friends and family to party with us. Special thanks to Space LES for hosting us, DJ Lucas Walters for playing the jams, Heineken for providing […]

Interview: Harper Smith

Interview: Harper Smith

If you can’t actually transport yourself to California at this very moment, Harper Smith’s photography is the next best thing. Her dreamy California-scapes are at once romantic, nostalgic, poetic, and still gritty and grimey. Hailing from the dusty midwest, Harper studied photojournalism and went on to photograph some of the biggest names in music, including […]

Interview: Olivia Malone

Interview: Olivia Malone

Olivia Malone was born and raised on the East Side of Los Angeles and now divides her time between LA and living in New York City. Her photography explores the transitions between youth and adulthood, emphasizing the period where freedom and independence define the essence of youth’s unabashed allure. Though her client list is impressive, […]

Human Being Journal Issue 2

Human Being Journal Issue 2

We’re excited to announce the release of the second issue of our biannual print magazine, Human Being Journal. Issue 2 includes work by contributing photographers Charlie Engman, Ashley Florence, William Godwin, Matt Licari, Olivia Malone, Duy Nguyen and Harper Smith, along with 192 pages of 9 species, 1 haiku, 5 colors, 2 paper stocks, 9 […]

Human Being: LA-NY Journal Release Recap

Human Being: LA-NY Journal Release Recap

We had a blast in Los Angeles and New York during our two Journal Release Parties, and it was so great to see our friends and family come out and snag a Journal and a hug for themselves. Above is a video from our L.A. release party and below is our day in New York […]

Human Being: Imogene Barron

Human Being: Imogene Barron

Imogene Barron is a freelance stylist, creative director and consultant who lives and works between Sydney and Los Angeles. She’s made headway in the fashion world as Fashion Director at Oyster, Yen and Dazed & Confused Australia, as well as contributing to numerous titles such as Russh, Monster Children, Black, Wonderland and Dazed & Confused UK. She currently edits […]

Welcome, Neighbor

Welcome, Neighbor

Emily and Archie Coates live in an old tea factory tucked under the Williamsburg Bridge, where they run a part-time restaurant called Neighbor. Every fourth Saturday of the month, they open up their home to friends, family, and strangers for a great meal and even better conversation. Meals grow from favorite dishes that are curated […]

Room Number 7: The Polaroids

Room Number 7: The Polaroids

Recently, we had the opportunity to work with storied photographer Jason Lee Parry and rad stylist Imogene Barron on an editorial shoot for new print publication, Human Being Journal. Room Number 7 was shot in the California desert with model Teresa Oman, and even the outtakes are so dreamy you could eat them with a spoon. […]

Human Being Journal

Human Being Journal

We’re excited to announce the release of our first biannual print magazine, Human Being Journal. We have been printing something each season, but never sharing thoughts and ideas. It’s a strong belief within our company that the products only represent one part of the story. The people who buy our clothing also sleep, eat, ride bikes, travel to […]