Culture

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The Strand’s Struggle Against Landmark Labeling

For nearly 100 years, Strand has been the most beloved independent bookstore in NYC. Boasting "18 miles of books," it has weathered economic shifts, the rise of e-books, and competition from Amazon. It has...

“Nike SB: The Dunk Book” Depicts a Fascinating History of Artful Footwear

Nike SB: The Dunk Book (Rizzoli, Oct 2018), catalogs the fascinating history of how Nike SB’s iconic styles came about and the surprising effect they have had on skate and youth culture, then and...
Emmanuel Babled

Art and Design Come to Life in Renaud Vuaillat’s Twenty First Gallery

       Tribeca is a growing mecca for the art and design-minded. Over the last year an influx of galleries and concept houses have opened, not the least of them being Twenty First Gallery. When gallery...
70 Years of Marvel

Remembering Stan Lee: NYC’s True Believer

"I never thought that Spider-Man would become the world wide icon that he is. I just hoped the books would sell and I'd keep my job," said Stan Lee in a 2006 interview with...
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“Dior by Roger Vivier” Documents the Legacy of an Iconic Collaboration

DIOR BY ROGER VIVIER by shoe historian Elizabeth Semmelhack, is a stunningly crafted volume that details the seminal relationship between French footwear designer Roger Vivier and the House of Dior—and the unforgettable shoes born...
Johnnie Walker Winter Garden pop-up

Johnnie Walker Winter Garden pop-up!

This gift-giving season, make the whiskey drinkers in your life merry and bright with some extra-special holiday cheer. Stop by the pop-up Johnnie Walker engraving kiosk (powered by Giftagram), in the Winter Garden at...