Monday, October 24, 2016

Erica Rivera Interviews Zack Caligiuri

Erica Rivera spoke to Zeke Caligiuri, an inmate at Faribault Correctional Facility, about life in prison and his memoir This Is Where I Am. Read the Q&A on City Pages here.

Sunday, October 23, 2016

Erica Rivera on Election Party Food

Erica Rivera rounded up all the red, white, and blue food you could possibly stomach (plus some Cheetos, for obvious reasons) to celebrate Election Day. Get your party planning started at Crave Online here.

Friday, October 21, 2016

Erica Rivera on Bar Design

Erica Rivera interviewed John Sofio of Built, Inc. about how to recreate the atmosphere of your favorite bar at home. Read more on Crave Online here.

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Erica Rivera on Shopping for Vintage Furnishings

Erica Rivera interviewed Deborah Lloyd of Kate Spade New York about how to shop for vintage furnishings. Read the Q&A on Crave Online here.

Monday, October 17, 2016

Erica Rivera Ranks Apples From Best to Worst

Erica Rivera taste-tested a dozen apples and ranked them from best to worst. Find out where your favorite apple falls on Crave Online here.

Saturday, October 15, 2016

Erica Rivera Profiles Michael Sagato

Erica Rivera interviewed painter Michael Sagato about Pareidolia, a new exhibition that visually interprets words from The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows. Read more about the artist's creative process and technique on Crave Online here.

Friday, October 14, 2016

Erica Rivera Interviews Of Montreal's Kevin Barnes

Erica Rivera spoke to Kevin Barnes, frontman for Georgia-based band Of Montreal, about divorce, gender identity, and dressing up. Read the Q&A on City Pages here.

Erica Rivera Profiles The Park in Las Vegas

Erica Rivera profiled The Park, an unexpected artistic hub located on The Strip in Las Vegas. Read more about the sculptures (including new additions by Nathan Sawaya) and ongoing art activities in the space on Crave Online here.

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Erica Rivera Profiles The Parachute Hotel

Erica Rivera spoke to Ariel Kaye, founder of home essentials brand Parachute, about the company's new Venice Beach hotel. Read more and see pictures of the luxury penthouse space on Crave Online here.

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Erica Rivera Interviews Isaac Fitzgerald

Erica Rivera interviewed Isaac Fitzgerald, the editor of BuzzFeed Books, about Knives & Ink, an artsy coffee table tome about the stories behind chefs' tattoos and culinary careers. Read the Q&A on Crave Online here.

Erica Rivera on Interior Design for Couples

Erica Rivera interviewed Brett Foken, interior designer at Laurel & Wolf, about how couples can combine two households without sacrificing style. Read more on Crave Online here.

Monday, October 10, 2016

Erica Rivera on Artistic Response to Hateful Political Rhetoric

Erica Rivera spoke to Jeff Rau, co-curator of "And Who Is My Neighbor", an art exhibition launched at Biola University in response to hateful political rhetoric. Read more about the artists involved on Crave Online here.

(Above: Artwork by Kehinde Wiley. Photo by Patrick Martinez.)

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Erica Rivera Interviews Mark Manson

Erica Rivera spoke to Mark Manson, author of The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck, about how to apply his counter-intuitive approach to everything from sex to politics. Read the Q&A on Crave Online here.

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Erica Rivera Interviews "Atlas Obscura" Founder

Erica Rivera spoke with Dylan Thuras, co-founder and co-author of Atlas Obscura, a print and online guide to the most bizarre travel attractions in the world. Find some weird and wonderful destinations for your bucket list on Crave Online here.

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Erica Rivera Interviews Ophelia Flame

Erica Rivera asked award-winning burlesque dancer Ophelia Flame about what differentiates burlesque from stripping, her tricks for applying pasties, and how she gets her students to come out of their shells. Read the Q&A on City Pages here.

Monday, October 3, 2016

Erica Rivera Profiles Female Photographers on Instagram

Erica Rivera profiled eight female photographers that capture women's figures in classy and sensual way. Find out who they are--and get their Instagram handles--on Crave Online here.

(Photo: @elodinosaur.)

Sunday, October 2, 2016

Erica Rivera Interviews Teddy Wayne

Erica Rivera interviewed author Teddy Wayne about literary creepers, sexual assault, and his new stalker novel Loner. Read the Q&A on Crave Online here.

Saturday, October 1, 2016

Erica Rivera On Pumpkin Foods

Erica Rivera found six different ways to eat pumpkin that are more appealing than a pumpkin spice latte. Read more on Crave Online here.

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Erica Rivera Interviews Ben Giles

Erica Rivera interviewed British collage artist Ben Giles about his process, evolution, and fascination with the natural world. Read the Q&A on Crave Online here.