Lucky for us, and in true Santoros fashion, the band has decided to host their very own rowdy Mexican fiesta in the form of a music festival at the Glass House in Pomona come May 6th called La Batalla Festival.
For Matt Maust there's such a blurring of art-making and life that he appropriates every part of his daily life as an art-making process. We stopped by his studio and home to get to know him better for his upcoming feature in our tenth printed issue.
Big Bud has undoubtedly evolved into a full-fledged fashion label, boasting everything from backpacks and pins to bomber jackets and tees, all doused with a range of lush, almost juicy, colors of the rainbow.
Gruesome yet seductive women permeate Los Angeles-based artist Kristen Liu-Wong's fluoro-colored paintings and illustrations. We spend some time in the studio with Kristen, where she shows us some of her favorite pieces and fills us in on the allure of making lewd yet lustful images.