Culture

It Was Whiskey Sours and Holiday Cheer at “The Doris Dear Christmas Special”

Ray DeForest was back at The Triad Theater with his now annual Christmas Party, “The Doris Dear Christmas Special." This year, Doris performed to three nights of packed houses. Mr. DeForest is first and foremost...
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“Richard Bernstein Starmaker: Andy Warhol’s Cover Artist” From Rizzoli Stuns

  Richard Bernstein Starmaker: Andy Warhol’s Cover Artist by Roger Padilha and Mauricio Padilha, and with a foreword by Grace Jones, features over 250 color illustrations by the American artist and art director. An avant-garde fixture...
The New Glamour by Jeff Andrews

In “The New Glamour” Jeff Andrews’ Star-Studded Interiors Fascinate

The New Glamour: Interiors with Star Quality, by Jeff Andrews and with a foreword by Kaley Cuoco (Rizzoli), brings the designer’s trademark high style to the pages of this beautiful monograph. Andrews first book...
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A Glimpse at the Men Behind Design Powerhouse, AB Concept

Two decades ago, Ed Ng and Terence Ngan founded AB Concept in Hong Kong. Since then, they have designed incredible, unique, multi-layered interiors for some of the most beautiful hotels, restaurants, and homes around...
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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...