Last Wednesday I went up Park Avenue with Ada Louise Huxtable’s guide in hand. All this is pure Jacques Tati. You could think you are inside Playtime, the movie, if it weren’t for the Tibet and Falun Gong protesters, the police barricades, the absence of pedestrian crossing lights. When I […]
“There are moments when separation is advisable for even the most loving couples — when there is illness, or when the wife wants to sulk in silence or read a book in bed and the husband wants to listen to the radio or the phonograph or engage in conversation with […]
Last night I had my first hamburger on American soil: having arrived in New York exactly two weeks today, one may say it took me quite a while to eat one.
Celebrity sightings so far: Dylan McDermott at Pastis Tilda Swinton at the Met David Byrne at The Kitchen Patrick Wilson in the Subway (14th St station)
Esta foi tirada no dia do cocktail de recepção aos Graduate Students da SVA, num 12º andar em Chelsea, na 26th Street. A caminho vi este letreiro e lembrei-me da Rosa Pomar, uma “SVA alumni”.
Expresso — eat your heart out! O NYT deste domingo pesava uns bons 4kg, e incluía todas as previews para a próxima estação: da moda à arte, da arquitectura à música clássica, criando uma sensação de ansiedade de agenda: tanta coisa para ver, ouvir e ler, tão pouco tempo. Mas […]
Já cá estou.