For this installment of “Artist Eats,” we asked Michael C. Hsiung to share his favorite place to eat. Michael is a Los Angeles-based artist known for his black-and-white pen and ink drawings. His work features a range of “strangely rotund characters from fantastical creatures, such as centaurs and mermen, to somewhat contemporary and/or old fashion bearded males” often celebrating, imbibing and rabblerousing. Continue reading for his answer.
Bacon, Maple Syrup, Coffee, and Whiskey.
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Every week until it’s warm again, we’ll be showing off various noodle soups around NYC. Suggestions are welcome in the comments!
Pork Bone Ramen at Chuko
SantaCon all over the place.
Someone had a bunch of time to do a tally, and they found out that James Bond was “The Man with the Golden Liver.”
In Tullamore D.E.W.’s new short film, “The Parting Glass,” four friends meander through the rolling green hills of Ireland. Dressed in dapper suits with details—a flower on a front pocket, tattoos peeking out of a sleeve—the friends pour glasses of Tullamore D.E.W. Whiskey, reflect on life, and quote poet James Joyce. The friends stop at a graveyard and, surrounded by headstones, sing the 1770 ballad, “The Parting Glass.” They toast to Jerry, a friend who we assume has passed—but the end has a smart and surprising twist.
The film was produced by New York agency Opperman Weiss, as part of Tullamore D.E.W’s “Irish True” campaign, and AdAge wrote that the “short should be envy of other booze ads.” We agree: The film tells a simple and beautiful story, which captures the true spirit of Ireland—just like Tullamore D.E.W. Whiskey.
For this installment of “Artist Eats,” we asked Stephen Eichhorn to share his favorite place to eat. Stephen is a Chicago-based artist who creates delicate hand-cut paper collages from reproductions of foliage—palm fronds, grasses, leaves and flowers—and we were particularly taken by his Plants & Animals series.
Continue reading for his answer.
Panic ensues. Welcome to the Sriracha apocalypse.
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Oh Lord, man. From the creator of the cronut comes “Christmas Cereal,” which can only be described visually through a computer as fucking awesome pajama food.
“Valrhona Caramelia (caramelized milk) chocolate Rice Krispies, caramelized hazelnuts, and smoked cinnamon Mini-Me’s (miniature meringues), it is delicious with cold milk but can also top ice cream or just be eaten as is.”
Clown Ninja Eddie Huang wraps up his travels in Moscow