August 6, 2008

A modern nest.

The world has its eyes on China this week for the beginning of the Olympics. Sharing the spotlight with the…

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May 27, 2008

Sold! (or not)

Christie’s “Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening Sale” is one of the premier events of the New York auction world. On…

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November 14, 2007

Hot chocolate.

We often write about museums here at Design Notes, but none have gotten me as excited Nestlé’s Chocolate Museum in…

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November 12, 2007

Alice Ball House.

Wendy Scuccimarra, an account executive at DWR’s Greenwich Studio, forwarded me some information on the possible demolition of Philip Johnson’s…

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June 28, 2007

Isn’t she?

Artist Julian Schnabel has come under fire in recent weeks as he’s finally unveiled his new residence on Greenwich Village’s…

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