Rail: Work-Wear that Works Off Duty

I keep going back to pop-up shop Rail on Clifford Street. And it’s not just for the music and beer. Founded by Hugo Ross, Gigi Ettedgui and Ariadne Irving,  three highly creative, quietly determined, good-humoured and totally adorable Edinburgh students, Rail is a  pop-up worth popping into. It closes end of day Tuesday, July 1st…

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A Chilean Looks Again

This is the door to artist  Sebastian Errazuriz’s studio in Red Hook, Brooklyn. Should I knock? The provocative, witty and talented Chilean artist and furniture designer is currently flavor of the month or rather flavor of last month (January, 2015) when fifty screens of  the 37-year old  yawning splashed across Times Square. Will I put…

The Mouse that Roared

Auction house Phillips is tired of playing little brother to domineering older siblings Sotheby’s and Christie’s. Phillips is demanding some airtime with this week’s opening of its splendid new European headquarters on Berkeley Square – just in time for the arrival of the art world glitteratti. The Russian-owned auctioneers have taken five floors  in a huge,…