Ugin Rapoport, Author at I Live In Dallas

Ugin RapoportUgin Rapoport is an event producer, art aficionado, and published author. Ugin grew up in the DFW area and graduated from the University of North Texas. While attending college Ugin trained with the acting workshop Class Act Dallas. Ugin has traveled the country for many years producing campaigns at high-profile events including SXSW, Art Basel, Artscape, and the Austin Film Festival. He is heavily involved in the Dallas arts and film community, continuously writing articles to represent local artists, actors, exhibitions, and film makers.

Digital Summit Phoenix: Why You Should Take a Trip to Phoenix After the SuperBowl

Digital Summit Phoenix: Why You Should Take a Trip to Phoenix After the SuperBowl

A handful of the speakers that will be at Digital Summit Phoenix ILiveinDallas.com has proudly been a media sponsor for the Digital Summit event in Dallas for the past four years. This year we are excited to hit the road to partake in the Phoenix conference February 11th & 12th at the Phoenix Convention Center. Here […]

Planning a Ski Trip to Colorado? Check out the Thriving Art Scene

Planning a Ski Trip to Colorado? Check out the Thriving Art Scene

Like most skiers and snowboarders, the Mile High City will likely be your jumping-off city to the resorts. The Denver Museum of Art offers one of the largest collections between Chicago and the West Coast. The museum is free the first Saturday of every month and kids under 18 are always free. https://denverartmuseum.org/ Similar to […]

BREDA – A Dallas Watch Company is Featured in GQ

BREDA - A Dallas Watch Company is Featured in GQ

BREDA, a Dallas-based watch company, catches the eye of GQ for the "Best Men's Watches Under $200." https://www.gq.com/story/the-best-mens-watches-under-200-dollars From the design to manufacturing, BREDA produces all timepieces in their Deep Ellum design studio. The studio functions as BREDA's design and retail store combined with a collaborative workspace. The BREDA culture is about encouraging inward reflection, […]

Fashion & Art Takes Over South Side on Lamar

Fashion & Art Takes Over South Side on Lamar

Hosted by Dallas's own legendary artist/photographer Gregory Martin, the historic gilded halls of the South Side on Lamar building came to life for a special Christmas-themed fashion and art exposition. Leading up to her art fair on February 17th, Dallas painter Claudia showcased a preview of her marquee pieces. Jacob Tuygun opened the showroom to […]

The Best Moments From 2018 Miami Art Basel

The Best Moments From 2018 Miami Art Basel

This year we attended a mix of different Art Basel events including the long-established fairs, private artist showings, pop-up exhibitions, and the street art experience of Wynwood Walls. We started our Art Basel experience by attending the opening press reception for Spectrum and Red Dot. The exhibition moved to Mana Wynwood – offering an exceptional […]

LMB Glass Gallery Celebrates 2 Year Anniversary

LMB Glass Gallery Celebrates 2 Year Anniversary

Saturday, we attended the two-year anniversary party of LMB Glass, a Dallas Design District based glass art gallery. https://lmbartglass.com/ Along with the creative décor showing off the unique glass ornaments for the holiday celebration, the gallery also featured collection from Dallas-based artist Gary Eisenstat. The collections at LMB Art Glass strives on quality and variety, […]

5 Lesser-Known Miami Art Basel Events We Are Attending This Year

5 Lesser-Known Miami Art Basel Events We Are Attending This Year

1. Basel House Mural Festival Basel House brings together street artists from all over the world to create a one-of-a-kind canvas experience. This event is a free outdoor festival with over 40 large-scale murals and art installations alongside a vendor village with 100+ arts, crafts, and lifestyle brand pop-up shops. See the event link for […]

Chocolate And Art Show Hits Phoenix

Chocolate And Art Show Hits Phoenix

Chocolate and Art is a gathering to showcase the talents of local artists, vendors, and musicians complimented by artisan chocolate and other desserts. The event serves as a platform for emerging and established artists of many forms to get to know their own art community, network, showcase their works, and profit from their craft.   […]

Take a Day Trip up 35 to the Fred Jones Jr Museum of Art

Take a Day Trip up 35 to the Fred Jones Jr Museum of Art

The Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art on the University of Oklahoma campus at Norman is one of the finest university art museums in the US. See the nearly 17,000-object permanent collection, including one of the largest collection of Native American Art. Admission is also free! Here are some of our favorite pieces from a […]

Interview: Five Questions for Dallas Actor Anthony Kung

Interview: Five Questions for Dallas Actor Anthony Kung

1) What was your first major acting role in Dallas? Dallas was where I started off acting in 2010 and I've had many small parts in student films, indie projects, and commercials. It's what one could expect not having had any formal arts training as my Bachelor's degree is in Aerospace Engineering from the University […]