The Fall 2015 issue of Heritage Auctions' The Intelligent Collector, featuring an article by Katie Nartonis, and an interview with Sylvester Stallone, is now available. It will be available on Barnes & Noble newsstands after Sept. 8, 2015.
Stefan Kleinschuster's American Beauty series graces the set for CBS's interview of Keanu Reeves.
FEATHERWEAR, THE ART OF NICKI MARX
A big thank you to Randy Dunbar of LA Fashion Magazine for featuring Nicki's work.
Photographed by Phillip Dixon, story by Katie Nartonis, images curtesy of The Nartonis Project
TRANSCRIPTION FOR EASIER READING:
"A LOVE STORY IN MODERN STYLE"
Written by Kimberly Stevens
Kimberly Stevens captures the essence of what Katie Nartonis and Margaret Halkin highlight in their film, "In Tandem: the Life and Work of Jerry and Evelyn Ackerman." At the core of the Ackerman's productivity, was a solid heart of gold, the melded product of decades of devotion. The film premiers Valentine's Day at Palm Springs Modernism Week.
In the words of Jerry and Evelyn's daughter, Laura Ackerman Shaw, "Dave Weinstein of CA Modern came through again with another blog post on Modernism week and spotlights the Ackermans!!!!"
"Aloft Again: Nicki Marx's feather works enjoy another day in the sun," by Joyce Lovelace in the March 2015 issue of American Craft.
An early star of the art-to-wear movement in the '70s, Marx is making a comeback with her return to making wearables. And we are so very, very, excited.
LA welcomes contemporary painter Stefan Kleinschuster to the art scene with an article in the LA Times about Keanu Reeves' Arch Motorcycle Company. Published on the front page of the Business section, November 15, 2014.
Hanging on the back wall of the bike bays are three of Stefan's paintings. Gard gets to spend his days putting together Arch's beautifully crafted bikes, surrounded by the living color of Kleinschuster's American Beauties.
If you have to work inside, transform your walls into windows by hanging a Kleinschuster. There are fewer ways to enhance your creativity, your health, when you are walled in. Open your space by way of invitation. Step into a rich surface of this size. and enjoy the ride.
Hanging behind Gard in the bays from left to right are:
In the October 2014 issue of C Magazine California Style, Catherine Ellsworth interviews Katie Nartonis and discovers what is so fly about Nicki Marx's work.
(Timing was just right, and good conversation with Katie just before this interview, inspired Heather Russell to lend a helping hand. The result became part of the bigger picture that is The Nartonis Project. Thank you to Heike Verleih and Nicki Marx!)