Journal

July 10, 2014

People: Apolis Nomad, Adam Finck

People: Apolis Nomad, Adam Finck

In the middle of April, we caught up with longtime friend and Apolis Nomad Adam Finck, the projects director of Bridgeway Foundation, on the Ace Hotel’s roof in Downtown Los Angeles.

July 4, 2014

Film: Detroit Reception, Apolis: Nomad Market

Film: Detroit Reception, Apolis: Nomad Market

On June 27th we were proud to host the opening reception of Apolis: Nomad Market inside Willys Detroit.

June 29, 2014

Reflection: David Shlacter, Global Citizen Case Study

Reflection: David Shlacter, Global Citizen Case Study

We truly depend on our close circle of advisers and advocates to connect us with communities and individuals who they see as being on a similar path and today we want to ask YOU to submit your Advocacy Stories

June 24, 2014

Retail: Open in Detroit, Apolis: Nomad Market

Retail: Open in Detroit, Apolis: Nomad Market

Apolis: Nomad Market is a traveling installation featuring Apolis’ collection, stories & films.

June 17, 2014

People: Ricky Chan, Designer

People: Ricky Chan, Designer

Although our outlook and mission is global, we take immense pride in working closely with our local community…

June 10, 2014

Field Tested: Long Island

Field Tested: Long Island

On May 24, we landed at Long Island’s MacArthur Airport for our cousin’s wedding.

May 29, 2014

People: Jason Motlagh and Jim Hall, Photojournalists

People: Jason Motlagh and Jim Hall, Photojournalists

On May 7th, we reconnected with close friends and Apolis Nomads Jason Motlagh and Jim Hall, cofounders of Blackbeard Films, at Apolis: Common Gallery, in the Arts District of downtown Los Angeles.

May 22, 2014

People: Rick Poon, Photographer

People: Rick Poon, Photographer

Over the past year we have enjoyed getting to know Rick Poon, Apolis Nomad & Los Angeles photographer obsessed with food, travel, and design.

May 18, 2014

Community: Locally Hand-Dyed

Community: Locally Hand-Dyed

Whether we're working globally or locally, we value understanding each step that goes into developing a handcrafted product.

May 15, 2014

Community: New Neighbors, Warby Parker & Blacktop Coffee

Community: New Neighbors, Warby Parker & Blacktop Coffee

We're proud to share two additions to our neighborhood that opened over the past few weeks, just half a block from Apolis: Common Gallery, on Third Street.

May 8, 2014

Film: Apolis + Atelier Ace Collaboration

Film: Apolis + Atelier Ace Collaboration

We work each day to ensure that our mission of “advocacy through industry” shapes each decision that we make at Apolis and we are humbled when we are so clearly reminded of why we do the work that we do.

May 4, 2014

Film: Apolis + Atelier Ace Preview, May 8 Release

Film: Apolis + Atelier Ace Preview, May 8 Release

A preview of the short film we will be releasing on Thursday, May 8th, documenting the inspirational process from origin in Ethiopia to retail at the Ace Hotel.

May 1, 2014

People: Kelly Sawdon, Ace Hotel, Partner, Executive Vice President

People: Kelly Sawdon, Ace Hotel, Partner, Executive Vice President

On April 22nd, we touched base with Kelly Sawdon, Equity Partner and Executive Vice President of Ace Hotel, at The Theatre, located within Ace’s new Los Angeles property.

April 24, 2014

People: Justin Kauflin, Piano Prodigy

People: Justin Kauflin, Piano Prodigy

We came out to New York, from April 17 to 20, to support a new artist represented by Quincy Jones Productions, Justin Kauflin.

April 16, 2014

Community: Rapha Cycle Club, San Francisco

Community: Rapha Cycle Club, San Francisco

We first released our Nepal Expedition film and partnership with London based performance roadwear brand, Rapha, to create the Transit Elite Sweater in 2009.