Category: art

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 […]

GLENSTONE and a Waffle House

It’s Easter Sunday and the Waffle House in Fredrick Maryland is packed. Oddly there was no huge sign visible from the highway but we had googled and knew where it was. Gotta love the Waffle House Some well done hash browns with onions and a sweet tea. A […]

A Day in DC, yes, Xiao Long Bao

We stayed in Rockville, near he Glenstone. We were only coming in for the night but found ourselves with an extra day so came down Friday and had today, Saturday, to see what’s what around here. Breakfast (lunch) was at Bob’s Shanghai 66. We ordered both chicken and […]

Back in The City

Last month we went to London, from there a few days into Miami turned into a few weeks. What a lovely thing to arrive back to the city and walk and wander and just be here. OUR WANDERINGS STARTED AT THE PHILLIPS GALLERY, I LOVE THE HUGE CHESS […]

A Most Amazing Day

Corrado Bakery has good bread and a nice chocolate mousse I met the Curator from the Lucio Fontana show at the Met Bruer I learned all about Pierre Bonnard I watched a wonderful documentary on HBO The Price Of Everything I recorded as I stood in the met […]

The Japan Society

When I was a little girl my favorite book was ‘From The Mixed Up Files Of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler’. I can’t say why but I did love that these two runaway kids went to live in the Metropolitan Museum. Well, if you take a question from them […]