‘Untitled’ Basquiat painting sells for a record-breaking $110.5 million
The vibrant painting from the master colorist marks a critical moment in the artist’s career, and a historical moment in the art world.
Fairfax Ave and the pop-up merch shop
Music titans have transformed a sleepy stretch of pavement into the streetwear center of LA.
‘An Evening of Tiki’ brings world-renowned bartenders and island-inspired cocktails to The Spare Room
Break out the floral print, things are getting tropical at The Hollywood Roosevelt this summer.
It’s time to start planning your Palm Springs Restaurant Week itinerary
The much-anticipated culinary event is set to be bigger than ever before.
Chicago’s iconic speakeasy The Violet Hour turns 10
Head mixologist Toby Maloney looks back on the birthplace of Chicago’s craft cocktail movement.
The museum that fulfills your Instagram dreams
If you’ve been on Instagram in the past month, you know that the Museum of Ice Cream has taken over the Los Angeles Arts District.
Enduring icons Blondie release their 11th album ‘Pollinator’
Punk icons Blondie are back and they’ve brought Dev Hynes, Sia and Charli XCX with them.
The wackiest sights to see in the desert
The Palm Springs area is known for lots of things: amazing architecture, stunning scenery, hot hotels, and super-luxe spas, for starters. But when it comes to tacky, wacky, and wild stuff, well, we’ve got that too.
Watch the first footage from ‘Blade Runner 2049’
A new hunt for replicants begins.
In Bed with… Belle Lucia
Half German, half Portuguese, this globe-trotting Aussie model is in high demand these days for all things beach-to-boudoir.
The annual White Party returns to Palm Springs
In 1990, Jeffrey Sanker started the White Party in Palm Springs. What began as a gathering of his friends turned into one of the biggest gay circuit parties in the world.
Jawbreaker will reunite to headline Riot Fest 2017
Punk icons Jawbreaker are reuniting to headline the festival alongside Nine Inch Nails and Queens of the Stone Age.
The essential podcasts for your true crime hankering
While there hasn’t been any podcast quite like Serial, there are many well-suited to satiate your true crime craving. We’ve compiled a list of a few to get you started.
Slurp and sip all summer at The Hollywood Roosevelt’s pop-up bar, The Rosy Oyster
Awww shucks, a new oyster and rosé bar opens at The Hollywood Roosevelt this May.
Pop surrealist Amit Greenberg wants to create a playful world
This globetrotting multidisciplinary artist is blowing up.
A nondescript warehouse is home to one of Los Angeles’ coolest art spaces
The 14th Factory has your 2001: A Space Odyssey replica and so much more.
Shopping Los Angeles like an A-list stylist
Stylists tell all in Booth Moore’s recent book release, Where the Stylists Shop: The Fashion Insider’s Ultimate Guide.
Here’s what to eat at Weekend 2 of Coachella
Come for the music, stay for the snacks.
Lollapalooza 2017 lineup is here
Chance the Rapper, Arcade Fire, the Killers and Muse will headline the Chicago mega fest.
Why hire a hiking guide in Coachella Valley?
Scott Scott, a local hiking expert, on why guided hikes may be the best way to explore the desert.
Five street fests to hit in Chicago this summer
Within walking distance or a quick “L” or Uber ride from PUBLIC Chicago.
The LA Times Food Bowl is taking over the city in May
The month-long event will promote conversation on sustainability and hunger while also presenting memorable dining experiences.
The 22nd annual LA Times Festival of Books has star-studded literary lineup
The annual two-day event has a simple goal: to bring together the people who create books with the people who love to read them.
Nicole Richie, Project September and The Hollywood Roosevelt team up for Planned Parenthood
The champagne was flowing at the exclusive spring soirée.
In Bed with… Ellen Von Unwerth
Ellen Von Unwerth has had a storied career, and her third collaboration with publishing behemoth Taschen this month proves that she’s still going full force.
Desert X takes over Palm Springs
Site specific art dots the Coachella Valley in an incredible exhibition that brings together artists from around the world.
Yoga opens the show at Coachella
Yoga instructor Whitney Kirk starts each day of Coachella with public classes for hundreds of music-loving yogis.
FYF Fest 2017 lineup announced
It’s a hot one! Its headliners include Nine Inch Nails, Frank Ocean, Missy Elliott, and Björk.
America Ferrera photographed at The Hollywood Roosevelt
The Emmy-winning actress opens up about how she learned to stop caring and go after what she wants.
Los Angeles in the Movies
A look at films that have captured all the good, the bad, and the ugly of Los Angeles.
6 bands you need to see at Coachella 2017
Sure, Radiohead, Lady Gaga and Kendrick are headlining, but there’s some small-font bands performing that deserve your attention too.
Quentin Tarantino is screening his personal 35mm print of Pulp Fiction
All right, everybody be cool.
Chicago’s five best food halls
On the menu: tacos, poke bowls, Neapolitan-style pizzas, charcuterie, Chi Town’s most famous burger, and more.
In Bed With… Joy Claire
From the trenches of the streetwear industry to the helm of her own marketing firm, Joy Claire is no novice when it comes to hard work and perseverance.
Angel’s Flight is resurrected
Mark your calendars for Labor Day 2017.
Fall in love in Los Angeles with this indulgent vacation package
Enjoy the City of Stars in Golden Age style at The Hollywood Roosevelt.
Chance the Rapper donates $1 million to Chicago Public Schools
You cannot mess with the light.
In Bed With… Ramona Rosales
We caught up with the busy photographer during a shoot at The Hollywood Roosevelt with America Ferrera following the Oscars, to discuss photography, art, and inspiration.
What to look forward to at SXSW
SXSW kicks off this week in Austin, Texas, bringing new films, music, and interactive experiences to thousands of attendees.
Patrick Gookin photographs Los Angeles with an iPhone from a car
His new book preserves that which is often overlooked, or, if noticed, quickly forgotten.
TCM Classic Film Festival returns to The Hollywood Roosevelt this April
It’s a stellar lineup, being kicked off with a 50th anniversary screening of ‘In the Heat of the Night’.
The Hollywood Roosevelt elevates relaxation to an artform in stylish new spot
It’s more than a hotel. It’s a vibe.
Your essential Chicago podcasts
Chicago is a center of culture, comedy, history, and some of the best made podcasts.
When Prince Reigned Purple at The Hollywood Roosevelt
Relive that time, 10 years ago this summer, when tiny rock god Prince played seven sold-out shows at The Hollywood Roosevelt.
Your essential Los Angeles podcasts
A round-up of podcasts to get you through that never-ending traffic.
Jason Rhoades’ radical oeuvre takes over Hauser Wirth & Schimmel
It’s the first exhibition of the artist’s works in Los Angeles, the city he lived and worked for the entirety of his career.
Daft Punk have opened a pop-up store in West Hollywood
Your favorite robots brought all their helmets and more to Maxfield’s Gallery space for one week only.
Modernism Week hits Palm Springs
The celebration of midcentury architecture and design returns to the desert this week.
Kismet brings bright Mideast-ish flavors to Los Feliz
Chefs Sara Kramer and Sarah Hymanson are the inspired minds behind LA’s hottest all-day eatery.
The stunning mid-century modern Edris House in Palm Springs is on the market
A historic masterpiece from modernist E. Stewart Williams could be yours for a cool $4.2M.