Fashion writer and co-owner of A+R Design
Not long ago, Rodeo Drive was just another street in Southern California. Then along came Fred Hayman and Giorgio of Beverly Hills.
Apr. 18, 2016from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
LA Fashion Week launches this week. We look at the connections between LA and Berlin fashion, and whether the concept of a fashion week is still relevant.
Mar. 15, 2016from Design and Architecture
Michael Schmidt has spent decades cladding Cher, Madonna, Lady Gaga and other supernovas in stunning costumes made of materials that don’t fit the usual definition of fabric: from…
Jun. 11, 2013from Design and Architecture
In this episode of The Legal Eagle Files, KCRW host and journalist Madeleine Brand and law professor Jessica Levinson discuss the politicization of the Department of Justice.
May. 26from The Legal Eagle Files
Virtual graduations took place over the past few days. But now, students who’ve finished college can’t do in-person job interviews or travel, and they face uncertain futures.
May. 18from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Santa Barbara has shut its main downtown road, State Street, to cars.
May. 28from Greater LA
Downtown Los Angeles was rocked by an enormous explosion over the weekend.
May. 21from KCRW Features
Disease has thrived among dense populations since cities began. But COVID-19 is the worst example since 1918, and New York City is America’s primary victim.
May. 28from To the Point
He did, apparently. Just not while posing for photographs.
May. 22from Left, Right & Center
Many people have been telecommuting for more than two months now. “I really need a lot of quiet. I'm either on the phone interviewing people or am quietly writing.
May. 26from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
George Floyd was killed by a Minneapolis police officer and the world saw the incident on video.
May. 29from Left, Right & Center
Even before COVID-19, securing a place to live in Avalon on Catalina Island was hard. No cars, next to no crime and 360 degree ocean views. Islanders call it paradise.
May. 20from Greater LA