Chicago’s ArcLight dedicates new film series to architectural icons of the city

1.18.2017 Architecture, Art Deco, Chicago, Film, Happenings Full Article

Architecture Afternoons explores how filmmakers use Chicago and its design to tell extraordinary stories.

Your next dining hotspot is Palm Springs

1.17.2017 Full Article

Palm Springs is making waves in the culinary world, with new restaurant and drinking options popping up left and right.

When the Hollywood Roosevelt Hosted the First Oscars

1.17.2017 Film, Hollywood, Los Angeles, Oscars Full Article

The year is 1929 and the Hollywood Roosevelt is playing host to stars like Charlie Chaplin and Janet Gaynor for the first-ever Academy Awards.

Introducing The Row in Downtown LA

1.13.2017 Downtown LA, Entertainment, Fashion, Food and Drink, Happenings Full Article

The Arts District is fast becoming the most talked about neighborhood in Los Angeles.

In Bed With… Galore

1.13.2017 Galore Mag, Happenings, Paris Hilton, Sofia Richie Full Article

To celebrate the launch of Galore’s Art Issue, we hosted the VIP party with Paris Hilton and Sofia Richie.

Coachella 2017 lineup announced

1.11.2017 Art, Coachella, Events, Happenings, Music, Music Festivals Full Article

Radiohead, Beyonce and Kendrick Lamar headline an eye-popping list of acts.

VJ Vello Virkhaus Creates Music You Can See

1.3.2017 Coachella, EDM, Electric Daisy Carnival, Music Festivals, Ultra, V Squared Labs, Vello Virkhaus Full Article

Meet the visual mastermind who ensures concertgoers aren’t just watching somebody standing behind a DJ setup.

Palm Springs International Film Festival opens early January

12.29.2016 Film, Happenings, La La Land, Palm Springs Full Article

Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone and La La Land’s director and writer Damien Chazelle are expected to attend.

These are the ‘Best Restaurants in America’ according to Eater

12.27.2016 Chicago, Food and Drink, Los Angeles Full Article

From strip malls to Michelin stars, get to know the 38 places that defined dining in 2016.

Richard Sandler’s still photos run deep

12.27.2016 Art, Photography Full Article

A new book showcases a street photographer whose work captures the beauty and the decay.

A Tribe Called Quest is timeless

12.25.2016 A Tribe Called Quest, Happenings, Music, The Hollywood Roosevelt, The Spare Room Full Article

Cue “Can I Kick It?”

In Bed With… Brian Baumgartner

12.20.2016 Brian Baumgartner, In Bed With, Interviews, The Office Full Article

We caught up with Brian recently at The Hollywood Roosevelt to talk offices, pick-up lines, and craziest hotel stories.

Emo Nite turns two

12.20.2016 Emo, Happenings, Los Angeles, Music Full Article

Get your Taking Back Sunday and side-parted bangs ready.

Public Kitchen & Bar launches a new winter menu

12.19.2016 Food and Drink, Public Kitchen & Bar Full Article

Treat yourself to a lavish array of eclectic American fare from executive chef Tim Goodell this festive season.

Experience ‘The Unconventional Canvases of Keith Haring’ at the Petersen

12.13.2016 Art, Happenings Full Article

The world’s first exhibit to feature the entire collection of Keith Haring Art Cars.

The Hidden Stars of the Hollywood Walk of Fame

12.12.2016 Film, Hollywood, Los Angeles, Travel Full Article

Unlike the old saying about getting to Carnegie Hall, getting a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame takes more than just practice.

All work and no play makes this holiday party that much better

12.9.2016 Film, Happenings, Los Angeles Full Article

Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining hits the silver screen for Cinespia’s holiday celebration.

Ruvan Wijesooriya cares about the details

12.8.2016 Art, Interviews, Photography Full Article

We sat down with this genuine and curious artist to speak about reality, beauty, art, business, politics, movements and more.

Live in Frank Lloyd Wright’s historic Heller House in Chicago

12.2.2016 Architecture, Chicago Full Article

It’s one of the most important surviving examples of his emerging Prairie style and it’s up for sale.

A Saved by the Bell-themed pop-up in Chicago

12.2.2016 Chicago, Food and Drink, Happenings Full Article

Channel your inner Zack Morris

Blue Bottle Coffee is on its way to the Bradbury Building

12.1.2016 Blue Bottle Coffee, Food and Drink Full Article

Construction is now underway on the corner of 3rd and Broadway.

In Bed With … Alexandra Pereira

11.28.2016 Fashion, Interviews Full Article

The force behind Lovely Pepa visits The Hollywood Roosevelt.

Jesse Lee knows how to spot the next big thing

11.23.2016 Interviews Full Article

We met up with Jesse to discuss creative inspirations, investing in people, the benefits of unconventional collaborations, and why Sunday is the only day he’ll go to the gym.

Making as much noise as possible: An interview with Diplo

11.20.2016 Diplo, Interview, Music, The Hollywood Roosevelt Full Article

Diplo defies any common convention.

Marty and Elayne Bridge Generations at The Dresden

11.16.2016 Entertainment, Music, Nightlife Full Article

The husband-and-wife jazz duo that has been in residence at the Dresden since 1971, play five nights a week at the bar.

La La Land is impossible not to love

11.16.2016 Film, Hollywood, La La Land Full Article

Damien Chazelle’s ambitious original musical starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone is a stunning piece of film canon.

MacArthur Park has plans for a $20 million rejuvenation

11.11.2016 Architecture, Westlake Full Article

The city’s engineering department has drafted a $20 million plan to overhaul the Central Los Angeles area of MacArthur Park. The proposed renovations are a bid to revitalize the late nineteenth century park’s aging infrastructure and make the space more user friendly, reports the LA Times. The extensive plan is the outcome of a number

AFI Film Festival comes to Hollywood

11.11.2016 Film, Happenings, Nightlife, The Hollywood Roosevelt Full Article

The 13th annual film festival lights up Hollywood Boulevard November 10-17.

Prince’s Paisley Park estate is now a museum

11.10.2016 Art, Music, Prince Full Article

The late singer’s mythical creative sanctuary is open to the public.

In Bed With … Lara Jade

11.1.2016 In Bed With, Interviews Full Article

Lara Jade is a British fashion photographer who describes herself as a creative, an escapist, and a daydreamer.

David Hockney’s visual autobiography has arrived

11.1.2016 Art, David Hockney, Design, The Hollywood Roosevelt Full Article

The magnum opus covers the famed artist’s illustrious career.

Eli Caner’s label Lady and Butler gives uniforms a sartorial evolution

10.31.2016 Fashion, Interviews, Travel Full Article

Spanish-born, New York-based fashion designer Eli Caner is the creative mind behind the sophisticated label, Lady and Butler.

Dodgers lose, Chicago eats free

10.27.2016 Chicago, Food and Drink, Los Angeles, Travel Full Article

And the great hot dog feud of 2016 comes to a close.

Never before seen Basquiat art to be shown at Miami Basel

10.25.2016 Art, Happenings, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Miami Art Basel Full Article

Paintings, drawings and collages in the self-taught artist’s famed Neo-Expressionist style.

Nike Mag raffle raised $6.75 million for a very good cause

10.24.2016 Fashion, Happenings Full Article

Nike released 89 pairs of Marty McFly’s light-up self-lacing shoes to help find a cure for Parkinson’s.

Eat your vegetables

10.21.2016 Food and Drink, Happenings, The Hollywood Roosevelt, The Spare Room Full Article

Lucky Peach’s Power Vegetables! event includes cocktails from The Spare Room.

Party Yoga Hits Los Angeles

10.20.2016 Health, Los Angeles, Music Full Article

The evening started with a set of Angelenos, spread out on mats, flowing through a 90-minute yoga practice. It ended with a rap trio screaming about “Hair Jesus.”

Condé Nast Traveler names The Hollywood Roosevelt as 2016 Reader’s Choice

10.18.2016 News, The Hollywood Roosevelt, Travel Full Article

This is the 29th annual Readers’ Choice Awards, which are considered among the most prestigious nods in the travel industry.

Celebrating some of Chicago’s best and oldest buildings

10.18.2016 Architecture, Chicago Full Article

Lectures and panels and experts! Oh my!

In Bed With… Giovanna Ferrarezi

10.17.2016 In Bed With, Interview Full Article

Giovanna is a São Paulo native who loves travelling, eating, and telling stories. We found out what living in Brazil’s vibrant center has taught her and what makes her happy.

Sita Abellán is a rising star

10.14.2016 Fashion, Interview, Music Full Article

We spoke with the internet’s favorite techno princess about feeling like a fashion freak, modelling for Rihanna, and what inspires her to create.

Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature

10.13.2016 Art, Music Full Article

The veteran troubadour becomes the first musician to be honored by the Swedish Academy.

Art Deco: reliving LA’s storied past

10.12.2016 Architecture, Art Deco, Los Angeles Full Article

With their often emerald green facades, puzzles of acutely angled shapes, and starbursts of gold or platinum, the buildings that sprung up during the Jazz Age-era of Art Deco architecture are synonymous with Old Hollywood.

See film noir classics at DTLA’s Union Station

10.11.2016 Film, Happenings, History, Los Angeles Full Article

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transit Authority and The Film Noir Foundation have teamed up to offer free screenings of iconic noir films in an ideal setting: the historic Union Station in downtown Los Angeles.

You can now become a weed sommelier

10.10.2016 Food and Drink Full Article

Learn how to pair the right kind of strain with your meal.

The origins of third wave coffee in Chicago

10.7.2016 Chicago, Coffee, Food and Drink Full Article

Intelligentsia set the scene for decades of fine roasting and delicious brews.

The history of Arnold Palmer’s signature drink

10.5.2016 Food and Drink Full Article

Celebrating the King of golf’s favorite drink.

Doug Aitken: Electric Earth opens at MOCA

10.4.2016 Art, Happenings, Los Angeles, MOCA Full Article

It’s the first North American museum survey of Aitken’s category-defying career, spanning nearly two decades.

Raising the bar

10.3.2016 Food and Drink, The Hollywood Roosevelt Full Article

The Hollywood Roosevelt now proudly stocks hand-crafted, premium cocktails by BTL SVC.

The art of public transit

9.30.2016 Art, Interview, Travel Full Article

A large number of artists have had their work incorporated into the Los Angeles public transit system, with hundreds of painters, photographers, sculptors and others adding a splash of art to morning and afternoon commutes.

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