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Where to Eat on L.A.’s Westside

Los Angeles, once most famous for Hot Dog on a Stick and hemp milk, has come a long, long way from its less-than-culinary roots. Today, the city is awash with elevated options that would make even the snobbiest East Coast foodie admit defeat. Because L.A.’s proverbial cup runneth over, we’re...

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In the Studio with Pop Artist Todd Gray

When the Pop Art movement came into vogue in the 1950s, it threw the stuffier traditions of fine art into chaos with the introduction of Mass Culture as Subject. It was democratic—some would say vilely so—in its welcoming of color, advertisements, and comic books. Oftentimes the resulting works weren’t...

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SIXTY Listens: Shura “Skyline, Be Mine”

The New York City skyline has inspired countless writers and artists to attempt to wrest the feeling it brings into words and images, respectively. When viewed in aggregate, the sight is formidable, inspiring, terrifying, sublime. In “Skyline, Be Mine,” British singer (and freshly minted expat) Shura creates an ambient,...

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Think You Know the Best L.A. Taco Spots? Think Again.

Tacos are to Los Angeles what Starbucks is to New York. In other words: they’re everywhere, ubiquitous to the city as traffic and palm trees. Sometimes it seems there’s a taco joint on every city block. Call it a monopoly of the local palate, but it’s a fine problem...

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In the Studio with Virginia Sin

Brooklyn-based ceramicist Virginia Sin creates serious design pieces infused with an undeniable playfulness. Within her SIN brand, you’ll find porcelain dinnerware cleverly made to look like misshapen paper plates, small planters in the form of ice cream cones. The lines she prefers are gentle and imperfect, rarely sharp and...

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This Video Will Make You Want to Pack Your Bags

SIXTY’s founding ethos is built around catering to the desires of the global nomad. We understand the person who searches for new experience in something else. This world wanderer seeks departure from their daily routine, adventure every time they exit the lobby. Their quest itself is a mysterious, almost...

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L.A.’s Most Melt-in-Your-Mouth Ice Cream Shops

You can only spend so much time in a city this sunny and warm before you need a scoop of ice cream, stat. L.A.’s best ice cream shops are a reflection of its dining culture: high-quality ingredients and unusual flavor combinations that change with the seasons. These are the...

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SIXTY Listens: Haim “Summer Girl”

What sweet, perfect timing. Los Angeles-based trio Haim has released a new single, “Summer Girl,” and it sounds exactly like the fading light of a golden August afternoon. It’s a little Lou Reed with a touch of ’90s sax, and it is, we assure you, very much enjoyable. Grab...

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Art Beat: 6 Exhibitions to See in August

For this month’s edition of Art Beat, SIXTY has selected shows in New York and Los Angeles that illustrate the history of art as well as those on today’s cutting edge. Pesky curators, Pop Art pioneers, and prison abolitionists are all on the agenda. Herewith, your guide to the...

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A Guide to Summer Imbibing Alfresco in NYC

The weather is hot, the drinks are cold, and there is no better place to be in New York City right now than camped out on the back patio of your favorite local bar. Six months out of the year, these cherished, often tiny outdoor spaces go depressingly unused,...

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