The Philadelphia Tattoo Arts Convention ran from February 6-11 in a fluorescent-lit, carpeted convention room at a downtown Sheraton. Burlesque performers hung from meat hooks, Murphy's Law performed, and much inked skin was on display.
Photos of performances by Frank Ocean, Twin Shadow, The Weeknd, FUN, Bloc Party, Givers, and Doomtree on Saturday at Lollapalooza 2012. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on August 4, 2012.
Lollapalooza 2012 Day One: The Music
Lollapalooza 2012 Day Three: The Music
Marcus Samuelsson was famous before he had a chance to fully come to his own culinarily. At Red Roster he finally has, effortlessly blending East African, Scandinavian, and North American influences in a wacky fusion that somehow works. Read the rest of Robert Sietsema's review here.
A foul-mouthed soap opera actor and a glue-sniffer pretend to be poor Romanians traveling through Poland in "A Couple of Poor Polish-Speaking Romanians." At the Abrons Arts Center through February 26: A Couple of Poor, Polish-Speaking Romanians.