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Meeting an artist

Meeting an artist

By Art Intelligentsia In each issue of the magazine, Art Intelligentsia’s founder, Dr. Barbara Stehle, introduces you to an artist and a work of art. Art Intelligentsia offers consulting services for all art collectors, from beginners to seasoned collectors. www.artintelligentsia.com Todd Murphy: The Courage of Margaret Mead Time takes another meaning in Todd Murphy’s paintings…

Bar SixtyFive at the Rainbow Room

Bar SixtyFive at the Rainbow Room

An iconic evening On the 65th floor of the Rockefeller Center, the bar offers a bird’s eye view of New York City. Some places are timeless; this is an unforgettable experience. Like an eagle’s nest, Bar SixtyFive is perched at the top of a New York Art Deco classic, 30 Rockefeller Plaza. The bar is…

In the studio with Gerri Davis

In the studio with Gerri Davis

In the studio with Gerri Davis Gerri Davis is a painter, but NASA could almost have used her as a scientist. Her paintings are incredibly cool and challenging; they are pushing the boundaries in their field. An afternoon in the studio, going over the works for her upcoming show at Le Salon H, led to…

The Crosby

The Crosby

Like a designer’s home You can’t miss the Crosby Street Hotel, between Spring and Prince Streets in SoHo: a large cat sculpture by Botero stands outside the front entrance. It has panache, it sets the tone. Voilà! The Crosby is artsy without taking itself too seriously. And therein lies its charm. Movie and drinks People…

Art notes

Art notes

Photo: August Macke, Donkey Rider, 1914. Watercolour, 28.5 x 24 cm. © Courtesy of the Neue Galerie – Samuel Jablon {pub} After Labour Day, the art world returns to New York City and gears up for a series of art openings. Everybody meets the first Thursday of September to go gallery hopping. Lately, it has…

Perched in the air

Perched in the air

Amidst the silence and the sky Text : Barbara Stehlé Skyscraper The word skyscraper is forever associated with Utopian cities and their effort to conquer space. The architecture of New York brings to mind this futuristic vision. It evokes science fiction tales, the images of men travelling in flying devices, slaloming between towers, finding pathways…

The Osprey au 1 hotel Brooklyn Bridge

The Osprey au 1 hotel Brooklyn Bridge

  The Osprey at the 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge is a collaboration between four men of incredible talent: Tribeca restaurant mogul Matt Abramcyk, Partner and Culinary Director Michael Oliver (Lafayette), Chef de Cuisine Mike Poiarkoff (Vinegar Hill House) and Barry Sternlicht of 1 Hotels. Reclaimed wood and living walls wrap the dining room and bar,…

Baccarat Hotel

Baccarat Hotel

A new incarnation of legendary excellence Walk past Van Cleef & Arpels and Mikimoto, turn onto 53rd Street, and, across from the iconic Museum of Modern Art, you will find the Baccarat Hotel New York. The entrance is framed by a prismatic glass wall and a modernist dark awning. From the red carpet lit by…