Phantom Galleries in Long Beach is playing host for two days only to this year's TED winner, street artist JR. The event is a prize launch where guests were invited to check out the exhibit and even take part, taking their own photographs in an over-sized photo booth that printed out poster-sized images. The idea? Print and post in your own community. Click here for more info. All photos by Mary Bell.
With Huntington Beach's attempted annexation of Sunset Beach pending, we take a closer look at what residents of OC's last unincorporated beach community are trying to preserve. Click here to read this week's cover story.
Words by Michelle Woo, photos by Keith May.
The Costa Mesa City Council is considering outsourcing about a third of the work done at City Hall to balance the budget. That could cause 250 city workers to get pink slips. It all played out at Costa Mesa City Hall on the night of March 1, 2011. Click here to see the accompanying news blog...
On February 26 and 27, 2011, the Makeup Show took place at California Market Center. The Makeup Show is the largest professionals-only driven beauty event in Southern California.
All images by Star Foreman.
A memorial and paddle-out were held in the memory of Chuck Allen on February 27, 2011. Chuck Allen was responsible for giving the amateur versions of the two action sports a central identity. In 1977, he co-founded the National Scholastic Surfing Association (NSSA), and in 1988, he helped to...
On the night of February 25, 2011, the OC Music Awards held their Live Band Finals at the Galaxy Theatre in Santa Ana—BLOK, Kiev, Road to Alaska, the Steelwells, We are the Arsenal competed. Winner? The Steelwells. Congratulations! All images by Christopher Victorio .