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Laura

Yet another list of places to get to

Playlab, Inc., “Grown Up Flowers” Although you might understandably confuse “Grown Up Flowers” with the work of Jeff Koons, these momumental blossoms are actual inflatables instead of renderings of the same in stainless steel. Their puffy presence along Park Avenue gives midtown a much-needed jolt of playfulness. Park […]

Dumplings, DKA, The Morgan and more

HIGHLIGHTS OF OUR DAY IN NO PARTICULAR ORDER: These were amazing pork and chive dumplings form a chinese place at 118 Eldridge. Small, dirty, limited menu… delicious! Nari Ward: we the people at the New Museum It’s hard to tell but these are dresses. There were also head […]

Bob’s Shanghai – DC

We arrived into Rockville after hours of driving in the rain and checked into the Courtyard Marriot. Not bad, certainly clean, but it does remind me why I like a luxury hotel. The water pressure is low and the sheets were not pressed. But we have a small […]