This weekend is host to beer tastings, erotic exhibits, vintage surf displays, a traveling watch studio and more. There are also a couple of things that end today, so we suggest you go through the list as soon as you can.
See our past weekend guides here.
CHARLESTON: Billy Reid x Blackberry Farm: The Road to Shindig
Billy Reid and Blackberry Farm team up to tour Billy Reid shops across the country throughout this month to celebrate the release of Blackberry Farm’s Classic Saison craft beer, a Belgian-style farmhouse ale with a citrus aroma and gold hue. The tour culminates with a Billy Reid x Blackberry Farm dinner on August 28 at Shindig hosted by Chef Frank Stitt. Be sure to check it out when the tour makes a stop near you — today, it’s at Reid’s Charleston store.
150 King Street, 29401
LOS ANGELES: Jonathan Leder Exhibit at Superchief Gallery
New York-based photographer Jonathan Leder opens up a new exhibition at the Superchief Gallery this weekend. Around 100 photos shot on polaroid between 2011 and 2015 bring Leder’s fantastic mind to life, showcasing work that were never meant for any commercial purpose but have found themselves to prove an important part of his portfolio.
739 Kohler Street, 90021
LOS ANGELES: New Retrosuperfuture Flagship
Retrosuperfuture opened a new flagship just last month, its second in the US. Mexico City’s Savvy Studio utilized natural materials with concrete flooring, and wood, stone and metal for Retrosuperfuture’s patented all-in-one tables.
3531 Sunset Boulevard, Silver Lake
DENVER: Ophelia’s Electric Soapbox
A former brothel turned adult bookshop turned eatery. Need we say more?
1215 20th Street, 80202
TOKYO: Saturdays NYC Vintage Surfboard Exhibit
Saturdays NYC calls Japanese surfer Kohei Chiba of 303 Surfboards a good friend. Chiba has curated a vintage surfboard exhibit at the brand’s Daikanyama store in Tokyo, on view only through Friday, August 14.
1 Chome-5-2 Aobadai, Meguro
COPENHAGEN: Larsson & Jennings Traveling Watch Boutique at CIFF Lab
Today is the last day that Larsson & Jennings’ portable watch studio will be at Copenhagen’s CIFF tradeshow. This is the first time that its beautiful unisex LJX customizable watch will be available outside London, so we suggest you run.
Bella Center, Center Boulevard 5, 2300 S
AMSTERDAM: The Hoxton Hotel
Amsterdam is home to the Hoxton Hotel Group’s third location. The hoteliers converted five 17th-century canal houses into one contemporary residence complete with 111 rooms. The richly furnished interior is joined by various vintage finds throughout, making exploring the hotel as fun as traveling the city itself. Book a stay here.
Herengracht 255, 1016BJ
IBIZA: Loewe Pop-Up at Museu d’Art Contemporani d’Eivissa
Loewe opened a summer small shop in Ibiza this past week at the Museu d’Art Contemporani. As if there wasn’t enough reason to go to Ibiza already.
Ronda Narcis Putget, 07800
ST. PETERSBURG: Shane Guffogg at The Russian Academy of Fine Arts Museum
Los Angeles-based artist Shane Guffogg makes his way to St. Petersburg to open the largest solo show in Russia by any living American artist. Featured in the exhibit are pastels on paper, hand-blown murano glass sculptures and oil on canvas works that display Guffogg’s play with translucent layers. The exhibition is also celebrated with a 200-page hardcover book that will be signed by the artist in Los Angeles at the end of the month.
University Embankment, 17, 199034