• May 14, 2014 / 12:00pm |

    Gareth Pugh, Katie Shillingford, Stephen Jones. Gareth Pugh and crew clinked exquisite cut-glass Waterford Crystal flutes of champagne, as cocurator Stephen Jones told guests they may kiss the bride, to signal the opening of the V&A’s Wedding Dresses 1775-2014. The new exhibition features an historic edit of spectacular gowns, bursting with highlights such as Kate […]

  • Art
    April 24, 2014 / 11:00am |

    Where: Brooklyn Museum Who: Natasha and Oliver/Ted Christensen, with the help of Taylor Sakarett, Frankie Brun, and Cara Stewart Why: Oliver was asked to make a table for the Brooklyn Artists Ball, a fund-raising gala for the Brooklyn Museum. Each year, ten different Brooklyn-based artists are asked to make or decorate tables for the gala. […]

  • April 22, 2014 / 1:15pm |

    Still enjoying Easter holidays, so here’s a quick post with the video that opens the amazing exhibition Metamorphosis at the Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona (CCCB), an immersive experience into the fantastic worlds of filmmakers Ladislas Starewitch, Jan Svankmajer, and the Quay Brothers. It’s Loie Fuller—dancer, choreographer, inventor of lighting techniques, and filmmaker—who welcomes […]

  • March 27, 2014 / 2:00pm |

    As spring slowly (very slowy) begins to creep in, I always find myself trying to take short day trips, to escape New York City but be close enough to be back in a flash if needed. This weekend’s adventure to the Cloisters certainly fit the bill. The surreal medieval sanctuary, only eleven miles away, is […]

  • Art
    March 24, 2014 / 12:30pm |

    Where: Dia: Beacon Who: Natasha and Oliver/Duke Merriman, Lizzie Crocker, and William Richmond Watson Why: Birds’ love and birds’ song Flying here and there, Birds’ song and birds’ love And you with gold for hair! Birds’ song and birds’ love, Passing with the weather, Men’s song and men’s love, To love once and forever. Men’s […]

  • March 21, 2014 / 10:00am |

    Hello, everybody! Welcome to banana world once again. OK, now I wanna show you something amazing. Well, it’s going to be amazing. I’m talking about the Museum of Biodiversity. Located on the Amador Causeway, at the mouth of the Panama Canal, this magical place is already open for business. Just looking at it is amazing. […]