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TheRealReal: Luxury Consignment Authenticators to the Rescue!

The RealReal hosted their generous launch at 80 Wooster this past Thursday. Brilliantly robust hues of couture textiles and brands, furs-silks. And – leather blind viewers, with luxury experiences of authenticity, expertise and sustainability. A fractal of business devices and curatorial skills, this Library of Fashion, fine jewelry, art, home and kids fashion renews itself […]

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Gothic Romance at Last Rites Gallery

To honor Friday the 13th – I’d like to pay homage to a spectacular Tim Burtonesque gallery: Last Rites Gallery. Featuring one of my favorite creators, William Basso, while extending Eric Lacombe’s “Anomalies” presentation, I am supremely smitten by Last Rites’ accordance to the Gothic Romance. Best epitomized by Nathanial Hawthorne’s Bosom Serpent and Scarlet Letter, […]

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Botanical Metamorphosis: Nature Jewelry by Kira Koktysh

“Nature is the best Artist” Aphrodite’s spring meets the Garden of Eden through Kira Koktysh’s nature-inspired jewelry. She employs her signature Swarovski crystals and natural stones unto mesmerizing fig, mushroom, leaves and flowers moldings. Imbued with an Earth-toned color palette—olive greens, deep purples, burgundy, brown, rich browns—Kira evokes the mysterious laws of Nature. She builds fractals, […]

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New York Design Week, in SoHo

  Kindling yet another spoke of the NYC culture fractal is New York’s Design Week. However the best of it located itself in SoHo’s cast-iron district. Where one abounds in visual eye-openers, comfortable chairs, and curated ambiance. As a matter of fact studding  SoHo’s Belgian blocks are  indoor and outdoor furniture, lighting fixtures, abstract Cuban paintings, […]

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Stefan Beauvais and Ben Moon at 3Squared Gallery

“It’s a travesty that we’ve arrived at this place where we compartmentalize everything and separate everything instead of recognizing the connectivity of things” -Moon   3Squared Gallery does justice to the psychedelic—to the Fractal– yet again. Decorating its cave like proportions with the likes of Stefan Beauvais and Ben Moon is curator-muse Marina Dojchinov. In […]

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The Beauty of Resin, at 80 Wooster

I learned a few things by attending the Collaborative Art Fair at 80 Wooster in SoHo last Thursday. First: I’m seemingly drawn to organic creations made of resin, and second: Resin evokes organic imagery for a reason. Drawn immediately to Maria M. Mohiuddun fractal-like evocations. Flowers, concentric petals and shapes seems like made from what appeared […]

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Intellectualizing Fashion: NYPL *Philipp Plein afterparty, NYFW 2017

  Injecting a seemingly superficial NYFW with scholarly class. The historically pivotal New York Public Library apparently hosts supreme spectacles of music, ambiance and fashion trends. The Phillip Plein designer’s after party, Monday February 13th, enjoyed a ton of celebrities. Bumper cars, two auditoriums brimmed with beats, sequins, feathery eye-lids, and too much more.   […]