Freshness Week In Review: 5/02/2011 5/08/2011

By - May 8th, 2011

Sasha Grey NEU SEX Book Signing | Los Angeles

Hipster porn star and writer Sasha Grey has spent the past four years putting together Neu Sex, a book that chronicles a number of her entertainment and artistic endeavors over the years. This past week, the actress, artist, and writer presided over a signing event, held at the Martha Otero Gallery, for her new book.

>>Sasha Grey NEU SEX Book Signing | Los Angeles
>>Sasha Grey Neu Sex Book Signing @ Martha Otero Gallery | Event Recap


Benny Gold New Store Opening | Event Recap

Benny Gold was advised by James Jebbia of Supreme to open his new store, who is as good an adviser as anyone on streetwear retail. This week saw the opening of Gold’s new store, and friends and family from True, Black Scale, Infinite, The Hundreds, The Darkside Initiative, Stussy, Fatlace and FTC, all stopped by the store in celebration of this milestone for Gold.

>>Benny Gold New Store Opening | Event Recap


Porsche Cayman S Black Edition

Automotive news this week included coverage of the Porsche Cayman S Black Edition, which is dressed up in black Boxster Spyder wheels to match it’s all black everything look. The all black makeover is matched by a performance boost too – the Black Edition gets a 10-hp boost over the base model. The car is limited to 500 units, with a $98,000 pricetag, and dealers will start taking orders this July.

>>Porsche Cayman S Black Edition


CARBON FUTURA Live Painting | Melbourne

Street art is certainly having something of a moment currently, as evidenced by the high profile MOCA show Art in the Streets. Street art was also being feted on the other side of the globe this week in the CARBON event, which included a live painting event with artist FUTURA.

>>CARBON FUTURA Live Painting | Melbourne