23 May 2012

Nike and Me at the Montalban in Hollywood.

  Lights, theater, Nike.   I was invited to a customization appointment at the Montalban Theater @ Hollywood and Vine. Nike calls it Art room 1615.  A nod to Art class 1615 and the address of  the Montalban Theater –  which I didn’t know (till now) was named after Ricardo Montalban

03 Apr 2012

Our weekend with Kansas Basketball @ the Big 12 Tournament

Every year I travel to go see the Kansas Jayhawks play in the National Tournament.  They usually are a sure thing to do well during March Madness.  However, this year I decided to go to the Big 12 Tournament to see a KU/Mizzou final as I was certain that KU

25 Feb 2012

Terrywood cause he could – Terry Richardson exhibit

If you live in my neighborhood, then you definitely know it’s Oscar week.  I live an arms length from the Kodak theater where the award show is held and red carpet is held.  Now this red carpet might look and smell like the Oscars in Hollywood. Because there is paparazzi

22 Jan 2012

None but Ourselves Can Free our Minds

Yes, that is me with a camelback on my shoulders, hiking poles on my pack, and out of breath.  Right before Christmas, I decided to go off grid and detox my mind, body, and spirit.  Why, because I remembered the Fatlace mantra “None but ourselves can free our minds”  and

21 Dec 2011

Sneak Peak into Mr. Brainwash Art Show 2011, meeting with Thierry

Today I had one of those “at the right place at the right time moments”.  I was driving down Labrea to see how long the line was for the awaited MBW show.   The show officially opens on Christmas day, but 300 people will be allowed on the 22nd at 7

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07 Dec 2011

Directing my first music video part l

I haven’t even begun to write and I am totally emo over this blog post.  The Christy Thompson video is finally ready!   One Saturday in August it was finally shoot day.  I have been directing for almost 2 years now – but this was different.  This was real….  I showed

29 Nov 2011


  I have never been Karl Lagerfield’s muse, but I have been Richard Starks muse, and in my world that may be more of a privileged.  Now, Karl is Richard’s (male) muse also, but I haven’t had a doll made after me yet.  Are you with me? Karl lives in

21 Nov 2011

Inside Mr. Brainwash Lab

Last week I heard Drake was performing at a secret location.  His agent told me he was to perform at midnight in an abandoned building on Labrea.  Right away I knew that it had to be the mysterious MBW Lab. This secret fortess was brightly lit and guarded by storm