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A season on rooftops: Montreal – New York, one city to the other

A season on rooftops: Montreal – New York, one city to the other

Text: Barbara Stehlé New Yorkers spend many of their evenings going out onto rooftops, that is, if they pass the mighty guard who is selecting the beautiful people from the line of spectacular candidates. Not very politically correct a process,…

Mark Hotel: A clever blend of comfort and avant-gardism

Mark Hotel: A clever blend of comfort and avant-gardism

The Mark Hotel, located on New York City’s Upper East Side in an exquisite building dating back to 1927, has been completely redesigned for the 21st century. Combiningold-world comfort, avant-garde design and state-of-the-art equipment, the property also boasts the largest…

In Xavier Roux’s studio

In Xavier Roux’s studio

Text: Barbara Stehlé Xavier Roux is a French artist living in NYC, where he welcomed LUXE Magazine to a preview showing of his next exhibition, an in situ installation at the artist’s studio. The exhibition opens on November 18. What…

Arsenal Contemporary: Opening a new art space

Arsenal Contemporary: Opening a new art space

Arsenal Contemporary New York 214 Bowery NYC After its success in Montreal and Toronto, the largest private Art Center in Canada opens now in the US. Arsenal Contemporary New York is located right across of the New Museum and steps…

The ultimate in rustic chic: a place to dream of

The ultimate in rustic chic: a place to dream of

Text: Barbara Stehlé Very little compares with the French village of Megève in the Southern Alps. Nature, architecture and high-end services are all gathered to create the most unforgettable experience. Megève is unique, and the Chalet des Sens is a…

Where are you going to eat in New York?

Where are you going to eat in New York?

People have been waiting for this moment all spring: the opening of new restaurants on the New York scene. The trend is very French, taking inspiration from both haute cuisine and regional specialities. The chefs in greatest vogue are taking…

New York, an artistic town

New York, an artistic town

The New York arts scene is varied, extravagant and sophisticated. From Manhattan to Brooklyn, there are plenty of places to go. This spring brings major contemporary art exhibitions, not to mention exhibitions looking at cultures that are not represented nearly…