Archive for January, 2010
Lauren Dukoff recently shot Fabrizio Moretti and Binki Shapiro for L’Uomo Vogue, check it out!
Art Director/Designer DAVID CALDERLEY continues to work with Interpol on their new album & campaign, and with Hollywood Records’ Grace Potter on her upcoming release. The website he designed for Albrizzi has just launched here.
DAVID BLACK shot the look book for designer Jasmin Shokrian, and worked with our friends at McGarry Bowen on several upcoming campaigns for Chase. David DP’d and Giantess JESS HOLZWORTH directed music videos for The Slits and Alberta Cross over the holiday.
MICHAEL SCHMELLING continues working on his book in Atlanta, and shot two more campaigns for Converse Spark with Anomaly in Cleveland & New York. Check out the New York Times review of “Ads,” “a boundary-pushing curio from the theatrical auteur Richard Maxwell at Performance Space 122,” (a co-presentation of the Coil Festival and Under the Radar). Director of Photography is none other than our own Michael Schmelling. Alec Soth named THE PLAN one of the top photo books of 2009, as did Photo-Eye. Congrats!
RJ SHAUGHENSSY shot a campaign for Microsoft with Cinco Design.
JEREMY & CLAIRE WEISS shot their first campaign for one of our favorite brands, Levi’s, up in San Francisco. They also shot a print campaign for Motorola, Wadada Leo Smith for the cover of THE WIRE and worked with longtime clients, Rockstar Games. When they’re not shooting, they spending every waking hour at their new gallery/space, THIS, in Los Angeles. If you find yourself in our city on Saturday, Feb. 12th, please come to the opening exhibit “These Friends,” featuring a stellar array of talents, including several of Giant’s artists. You don’t want to miss THIS!!
LAUREN DUKOFF just finished her new website! She shot Hecuba for DAZED AND CONFUSED, and Vanguard Record’s artists The Living Sisters and Greg Laswell for their upcoming releases. She continues to work with L’UOMO VOGUE, and Lady Gaga (documenting her new video with Beyonce for Interscope). If you’re in the LA area, be sure to check out Lauren’s work as part of a group show at New Image Gallery.
AARON RUELL worked with our friends Music Go Music (Mercury Records/Secretly Canadian) and shot a striking fashion story for PAPER MAGAZINE’s March issue. Aaron exhibited work at PAPER & Converse’s “We Love Art” event in LA on 1/23. His LG Mobile “Give it a Ponder” campaign for Y&R has launched! On the director side, he shot two spots for the Super Bowl that our wardrobe stylist, SHIRLEY KURATA, was also a part of.
GLYNIS SELINA ARBAN is busy shooting for LULA MAGAZINE & FILLER. She shot the cover of TRACE and the Spring 2010 Element ads are now in-stores!