2017 February Archive

We’re hiring…

By: Andy and Rose

FULL-TIME Design Adviser with EXPERIENCE in SALES and CUSTOMER SERVICE is sought for a growing Independent Modern Design Resource with a Showroom catering to Consumers and Trade in Los Angeles (in between Hollywood and Mid-Wilshire; soon in Downtown LA). Only candidates who are highly motivated, self-disciplined, career-minded, require a FULL-TIME schedule and can work weekends […]

Art Cleans Up: the Story Behind the Brillo Box

By: Rose Apodaca

Context is everything. On April 21, 1964, Andy Warhol marked his second exhibition by filling the Stable Gallery in New York with pine boxes silk screened exactly like the original boxes he found at his local supermarket packaging Brillo soap, Heinz ketchup, Campbell’s tomato juice, Mott’s apple juice, Kellogg’s cornflakes and Del Monte peach halves. […]

Valentine’s 2017

By: Rose Apodaca

Edition 7 of the annual Valentine’s card is an ode to values we hold dear, both personally and professionally. EQUALITY: He might be a white male, but Andy champions equal rights and respect for all regardless of gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity, race or faith. TRUTH: As a career journalist before founding A+R, Rose upholds fact-based […]