Local Artisan of the day is EM PTY Gallery. The lifestyle brand Off-White established by Virgil Abloh has opened up its first store in the US called EM PTY Gallery. Virgil Abloh’s creation merges contemporary art and retail, as the concept space offers both exposure for young artists and Off-White apparel. The brand is a fashion forward label rooted in current culture at a taste-level particular to now. Manufacturing is based in Milan with a core value of the brand to be made from the best.