Since 2004, tight-lipped tastemakers LVHRD ("Live Hard") have been throwing mostly monthly parties intended to facilitate interaction between the creative disciplines--architects meeting artists, actors meeting musicians, everyone trying to meet models, etc. In recent months, these get-togethers have included a single-elimination karaoke tournament, a large-scale dating game, and a vending-machine challenge (as in: who can empty one the fastest). The locations are not disclosed to the general public; they're released only to LVHRD's membership by text message that day. Overexposure? Even less desirable... More >>>
By photo: Jake Price
The calm, dignified throng at the Paper Rad fete. Get there early next time.