Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Vanitas, Inshallah: A fantastical fashion adventure by AleXsandro Palombo 

An anomaly in today’s fashion world, AleXsandro Palombo is one brilliant rascal. Since founding his own label in 1998, the young Italian designer has raised...

Friends Don’t Let Friends Drink at Independent Coffeehouses.

As Starbucks slips in the recessional tide, anti-corporate types seem to be cheering the chain’s decline. Finally, the independent coffee shop’s villain is paying...

Hysteria in Quasi Celebrity Land. What happens when a fashion designer wants to sue...

  Media? What exactly is the role of media and when is it fair to argue that media crosses the line? After all there are...

Atarah Valentine.Caught between darkness and lightness.

Coming to watch Atarah Valentine sing is like coming to watch theater. A Chekhov production with pathos, unrequited love, whirling vignettes, the wailing of...

An Evening Gala at the Players Club on the Gramercy.

Saturday evening a vibrant nebulous of energy was hosted by the Acting Studio at the Players Club on Gramercy. The Gala was a decadent...

Yoshitomo Nara wants to Confuse you.

The innocuous little moppets so delicately existent on Yoshimoto Nara’s canvases reversed the role of ‘gazer’ and ‘gazee’ at the Marianne Boesky Gallery in...

America’s Next Top Model (Troll).

Somewhere, someplace far, far away, in an enchanted castle made of blood diamonds and chinchilla, Tyra Banks is sipping on a Häagen-Dazs mojito while...

Why we love Super Heroes and why we wish we were one ourselves.

Next time you walk down 5th avenue or anywhere along Broadway, stop for a moment, put your hands by your side and look way...

Going for BROKE. Tea with Daisy Martey at Payard.

This Saturday we caught up with one of London’s real super stars, Daisy Martley. The girl who used to front for Noonday Underground and...

Fixx and Sean give you the House.

Chiromancy is the age-old art of characterization and fortunetelling through the study of the palm.  Also known as palmistry, palm-reading, or hand analysis, in...

United Creators want to make your Art Gallery Irrelevant?

  Here’s an idea. You’re a starving artist trying to get your work out, except there’s one problem, the art galleries aren’t returning your phone...

Respect me in the morning or I won’t be back for my next bottle...

Mom always said "it's important to show manners and even more important to be polite!".... But the Kid's nagging insisitence "why," is our bubbling...

Conversations with Paul Hutcheson.

We sent out Kat Hepburn this past weekend to the Frigid Theater festival. What follows is a diatribe on drunken sex, why we secretly...

Charity: Water. And a Date?

The Scallywag crew entered the narrow hallway of Chelsea Market shortly after 10pm Tuesday night. Little did we know we were like small metal...

What happened to Hamish? HARD/SOFT opens at the National Arts Club.

Getting into the National Arts Club last Friday was an outrageous production. The line was around the block. Frustrated shouts could be heard throughout...