Journal

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.

April 9, 2014

Retail: Koreatown, Regional 'Local + Global' Partnership

Retail: Koreatown, Regional 'Local + Global' Partnership

We are privileged to release the Koreatown Market Bag, exclusively sold at Poketo's second Los Angeles location inside The Line Hotel.

April 7, 2014

People: Marc Koska, Inventor and Activist

People: Marc Koska, Inventor and Activist

On March 27, we caught up with longtime friend and Apolis Nomad Marc Koska, the founder of SafePoint and Star Syringes, at Makai Coffee, in Long Beach.

March 27, 2014

People: Jonathan Feldman, Artist Management

People: Jonathan Feldman, Artist Management

On March 17th, we caught up with Jonathan Feldman, the founder of Massif Management.

March 23, 2014

People: Apolis Nomad, Jonathan Olinger

People: Apolis Nomad, Jonathan Olinger

Mid October 2013, we caught up with our long time friend & Apolis Nomad, Jonathan Olinger, the founder of HUMAN and Discover the Journey.

March 18, 2014

People: Spear Family, Travelers & Photographers

People: Spear Family, Travelers & Photographers

Apolis Nomads are a group of inspiring friends that contribute to the Apolis Journal and regularly field-test our collection in their workplace and on their travels to help us improve durability.

March 16, 2014

Product: Behind-the-Scenes Preview, Autumn 2014

Product: Behind-the-Scenes Preview, Autumn 2014

Since 2004, we have designed two collections a year and we continue to strive to improve every season.

March 12, 2014

People: Joel Chen, Collector and Tastemaker

People: Joel Chen, Collector and Tastemaker

On February 28th, we sat down with art collector, tastemaker and real estate mogul, Joel Chen.