Assemble’s Granby Workshop

A community-led enterprise that hopes to reinvigorate the Liverpool neighborhood

Last year’s winner of the Turner Prize (the prestigious UK art award that’s previously been given to artists including Gillian Wearing, Anish Kapoor and Wolfgang Tillmans) was a bit of a head-turner. The 2015 award went to Assemble, an architectural collective from London whose winning piece, Granby Workshop, was then launched thanks to the Turner Prize. The 15-strong collective collaborated with locals in Liverpool’s Granby …

Melbourne Metal Collective

Australian jewelry designers band together to creatively promote their works

More than an online boutique, Melbourne Metal Collective is an artist-run retail concept for Australia’s up-and-coming jewelry designs with a strong focus on the community of craftspeople who make them. MMC hosts exhibitions, pop-up shops and more to highlight the fresh roster of bright minds currently making up their site, which includes Estelle Deve, Hamish Munro, Henson, Polly van der Glas and Young Hunting. Alchemy—MMC’s …

Home Sweet Home

Artists interpret the humble abode in one of LA's new art collectives

Tucked away in LA’s fascinating enclave of Highland Park is THIS, an up-and-coming gallery that has been steadily making a name for itself. This month features Home Sweet Home, a six-day exhibit showcasing the work of five young artists riffing on the idea of “home” and the domestic sphere. The varied personalities of the artists can be detected through the featured works on display that …