Tag Archives: JOSEPH LICATA

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SURFRIDER’S ANNUAL TWO COASTS: ONE OCEAN COLLABORATES WITH MIKEY DETEMPLE FOR A MEMORABLE FILM

Every year, in an effort to fund two critical regional clean water and coastal preservation programs, Surfrider’s annual Two Coasts: One Ocean event brings like-minded influencers together to protect the oceans we love. On the evening of August 13th, the East Coast … Continue reading

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LINDA AND MARY MCCARTNEY’S INTIMATE MOMENTS AT THE GAGOSIAN NEW YORK

LINDA AND MARY MCCARTNEY AT THE GAGOSIAN NEW YORK, CAPTURING THE FLEETING MOMENTS OF INTIMACY This intimate image of Linda and Stella McCartney snuggled up in bed is just one of the many photos on display at Gagosian’s new show, … Continue reading

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RIVAY NYC – MODERN AND MASCULINE, COLLECTION DROPPING FALL 2015

By: Joseph Licata For the gents looking for a modern adventure. Be on the lookout for Rivay. Gearing up to launch this fall, they will be stocking classic silhouettes with a modern and masculine twist – perfect for escaping the city in … Continue reading

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BEACH HOUSE’S NEW SINGLE ‘SPARKS’ IS PERFECTLY SUMMER – LISTEN HERE

By: Joseph Licata The duo behind Beach House has just dropped their latest single, ‘Sparks’, that’s filled with a perfect balance of soothing synth and laid back, breezy tones. Making this song a prime candidate for the repeat setting while … Continue reading

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SURF AND SKATE ON PADDLE 8

By: Victoria Clark The best and most beautiful thing about art is that it can bring beauty to some of the most common and overlooked places, spaces, people, and things. Unfortunately, the most coveted pieces are usually extremely hard to … Continue reading

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NEW JERSEY SURFING HALL OF FAME OPENING, HONORING LEGENDS OF THE EAST

If you’re in New Jersey at the shore this weekend, set your reminders for the opening of the New Jersey Surfing Hall of Fame. The induction ceremony will take place at Algonquin Arts Theatre in Manasquan beginning at 5pm. Come … Continue reading

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STYLE-LIST: PETER DAVIS, PUBLICATION DIRECTOR OF THE DAILY FRONT ROW, ON WHAT MAKES HIS STYLE HIS OWN

Peter Davis is as New York, as well, New York. Growing up on the Upper East Side Peter quickly made the city his own. Eventually landing at Paper Magazine, where his style really came to life. Since then Peter has made … Continue reading

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SURF COLLECTIVE MAGAZINE ISSUE 001 / NEW BEGINNINGS

  LETTER FROM THE EDITOR When we started pulling together ideas for how we wanted our first printed experience of Surf Collective to feel we quickly realized that what was taking shape was  a much needed step forward from where … Continue reading

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STYLE-LIST: VALERIE BOSTER, CO-FOUNDER OF LA MARQUE, REVEALS WHAT INSPIRES HER PERSONAL STYLE

Valerie Boster, former Harper’s Bazaar and Vogue alum, is the co-founder of one of the most sought after brand consultancies around, La Marque. When Valerie is not up to her neck in work, she can be found jetting off to some … Continue reading

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MADERAS VILLAGE: A HOME AWAY FROM HOME IN NICARAGUA

By: Joseph Licata Photos by Jacob Pritchard If you are looking for a new adventure, something a little off the beaten path, both figuratively and literally, Maderas Village just might be the place for you. Nestled in a quiet spot on … Continue reading

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OLIVIA JEAN, SINGER, SONG WRITER, MUSICIAN AND ALL AROUND BADASS, SHARES HER INSPIRATIONS

Olivia Jean, who dropped her debut solo LP last October titled, Bathtub Love Killings,  is a multi-instrumentalist who cut her teeth in the Third Man Records stable backing folks as varied as Karen Elson, Wanda Jackson and Jack White in … Continue reading

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THEY CALL IT THE BLUES / THE BEST OF SPRINGS DENIM

Spring is here and if you’ve been paying attention, as I am sure you have, you’ve noticed the continued refinement of denim. With many designers making a slight shift from a focus on the rugged and raw to the soft … Continue reading

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SERENA MITNIK-MILLER TALKS ART AND INSPIRATION

Serena Mitnik-Miller’s current solo exhibition S W I R L, at the Joshua Liner Gallery in New York City, is series of wonderfully executed watercolors on paper that are both light and breezy, the works reflecting the Californian’s vibe, importing … Continue reading

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LIVING CARBON-POSITIVE, NOW SEXIER THAN EVER

By: Joseph Licata With sustainability, low-carbon and minimal design surging from trend to mainstay, a group of architects are bringing to market affordable options for those who want to live well while making an impact. ArchiBlox, said architects, recently showed … Continue reading

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DAILY INSPIRATION: SARAH REYNOLDS

Our good friend Sarah Reynolds is a fine artist based in Brooklyn, New York, with a passion for large-scale charcoal drawings and sculptures. Her signature aesthetic is focused on her desire to push her choice medium, charcoal, beyond its boundaries. She allows … Continue reading

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STYLE-LIST: KRISTIN BARONE, CREATIVE CONSULTANT, SHARES A FEW THINGS THAT MAKES HER STYLE HER OWN

Kristin Barone, the former International Fashion Director at WWD, now creative consultant and humanitarian, supporting the efforts of Red Earth Trading Company and Know Think Act. Here Kristin shares what makes her style her own. KRISTIN BARONE | STYLE-LIST What is … Continue reading

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PLAYING DRESS UP IN PLAYLAND

When two lovely ladies take up residence for the weekend in an empty Rockaway hotel for a little stay-cation, the rooms come alive in a playful story of dress up. PHOTOS / RUSS NEIPP & CORNELIS HUNDERSMARCK HAIR & MAKEUP / … Continue reading

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ANAAK, A COLLECTION BY MARISSA MAXIMO

By: Joseph Licata Marissa Maximo, the Director of Brand Partnerships and Special Projects at Urban Outfitters, is as multifaceted as her title suggests. One of those facets, a magnificent textile designer who’s latest project ANAAK – a women’s line of … Continue reading

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A NIGHT WITH ANASTASIA ASHLEY

By: Joseph Licata Anastasia and I have been trying to pull together a shoot for some time, nearly three years to be precise. So when this longtime supporter of Surf Collective and kick ass little shredder was in NYC a … Continue reading

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WAX SURF CO.’s WAVE-RIDDING ART

By: Joseph Licata Who better to have making your next board than an architect and fabricator? That’s what I though when I first spoke with Tyler (the Architect) and Mike (the Fabricator), of Wax Surf Co., about their boards. Boards … Continue reading

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THE PUFFER COAT WILL SAVE YOUR LIFE

By: Joseph Licata The puffer coat, a staple of those of any good sense in a cold climate, has made a bit of a transition this year from functional fashion to well, fashionable fashion. These down filled friends have not … Continue reading

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GOOD GAUZE, THE PERFECT WAY TO SPEND A GETAWAY

By: Joseph Licata If you’re preparing for an upcoming holiday away and need a little inspiration, then you’re in luck. Brydie Mack, with her latest editorial, shows us the way for that perfect getaway. Now this isn’t as practical if … Continue reading

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DANE PETERSON MAKING LOGGING LOOK EASY IN AUSTRALIA

By: Joseph Licata Dane Peterson, filmed by Nick Jones and Andy Staley in Australia, hits your screen with an overload of logging style. Reminding me that a surf trip is well overdue. So enjoy and maybe we’ll see you on … Continue reading

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GILLIAN SCHWARTZ, FOUNDER OF SCHWARTZ AND SONS, GIVES US A HINT AT HER PERSONAL STYLE

    GILLIAN SCHWARTZ | STYLE-LIST What is your Favorite City and neighborhood? BIG SUR What is your favorite Hotel? 29 PALMS Your favorite restaurant and dish? AVOCADO. OR ANYWHERE THEY HAVE A GIANT SALAD Favorite Vacation location? LA / … Continue reading

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JAMIE BRISICK, FROM THE BEGINNING

By: Joseph Licata If you have spent any time at all in or around the waters of New York City over the last several years, then you have more than likely met one of the nicest guys you’ll ever have the … Continue reading