The Dallas Show

Had a wonderful time in Dallas judging the 2012 Dallas Show. A big thanks to my fellow judges (Eric, Pum, Jimmy & Seth) and all of the wonderful people at the DSVC, Olmsted-Kirk Paper Co., Dick Patrick and the many volunteers who helped make it a truly memorable and inspiring weekend.


Thunder Down Under

Earlier this summer, we told you about one of our designers, Nick who was on a whirlwind tour with his band Touché Amoré in Europe. The band is now in Australia for a week and he sent us a few photos of what he’s up to in his free time. He seems to have a [...]


Nick’s out of town so we can post anything we want about him.

Many of you already know one of SMOG’s designers – Nick Steinhardt. What you may not know is that in addition to his mad design skills, he also plays guitar in a hardcore band. They are Touché Amoré and they have a new album out – Parting the Sea Between Brightness and Me. They’ll be [...]


Heading North on Interstate 87 (part 1)

Friday July 8, 2011, 8AM Landing at JFK on the AA redeye from L.A., I quickly make my way to the rental car counter and on to one of my favorite places – the Holz Farm in Phoenicia, NY. I’m working with George Holz this weekend on his celebrity portrait book documenting almost 30 years [...]