Flamenco stars at Soho Art Salon Party.

Gilles Larrain, preeminent SoHo photographer, artist, and flamenco guitarist has added another notch to his belt: supporter of New York City studio artists (and...

Chocolat & Vin, Indoor Decadence during the Rain.

On a beyond dreary, depressing and wet Thursday night, I popped up my umbrella and grudgingly headed through China town to the St. Jude’s...

What happens when you bring an Englishman to NY via LA?

Once in a while in their merry excursions across town one can come across an interesting eclectic group of individuals. That said we did...

DBGB: Daniel Boulud’s got balls…

Daniel Boulud has opened his newest culinary craze - DBGB kitchen and bar at 299 Bowery. Open to the public in June, DBGB stands...

The Etiquette of Eating like a King on a Pauper’s Paycheck.

“Eat breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince, and dinner like a pauper.” Many of us have heard this quote from Adelle Davis,...

Why you like men in Uniform…

“Guess what, Mom?” I said on the phone. “It’s Fleet Week!” “Oh, I know!” she enthused. “It’s Samantha’s favorite holiday!” Yes, the fictional Samantha Jones’ favorite...

Alix Smith: “The Dislocation of Self.”

  According to Alix Smith celebrated photographer/artist the moment of self arrives not with the construct of self but the deconstruction of self. In a...

Open City Literary Award Benefit; The Zeitgeist’s tongue.

It can be intimidating at first: the highbrow, polysyllabic witticisms; the silent, lidded, critical assessments; the nonchalant stances (always the nonchalant stances…) as the...

The Etiquette of Flying.

This Memorial Day weekend, it was estimated some 2.1 million Americans took to the skies for their holiday travel. Though that number is down,...

Amanda Lepore turns up for DEPESHA, kind of…

Chic and sleek characterized the upper-level, upscale Depesha mag designer charity auction at the Helen Yarmak Showroom on May 21st. From the beautiful faces...

Akut and Hera- if only you were as beautiful as us…

If you Google “Redflagg Herakut opening”, you will undoubtedly be directed to a number of art forums, each with multiple frantic posts from Herakut...

Wonder at El Museo del Barrio Gala.

Wednesday evening's gala in celebration of El Museo del Barrio, the city's most prominent venue for Latin American art, was somewhat more splendid than...

What happened to Busta Rhymes? At YRB’S Mag fete.

9pm Wednesday night found us at the M2 Ultra Lounge for the party hosted by YRB Magazine featuring Hip-Hop legend, Busta Rhymes. The VIP...

Making Passes at the Make-a-Wish Benefit…

  This Wednesday night I headed over by the Bowery to check out the Make-a-Wish Foundation benefit at Antik, which also served as the venue...

352 Bowery Luxury Living and Gallery 151 Dance Co go Green.

A wall of glass encases the face of 352 Bowery and peering in from the sidewalk, scantily clad twenty some things of downtown Manhattan...