In 1979, Jean-Michel Basquiat and his friend Alexis Adler got a small nondescript apartment in the East Village. It was here, for the first time, that the Brooklyn native and future art star was completely on his own, confined neither by school nor by career.
The transition from self-branding to state branding became a lightening rod for multiple issues surrounding the new administration.
Dear Millie, Everyone told me that month five is where you really start to see your baby’s personality, and boy they were right! You light up the room. I think every parent thinks their baby is happy, and we are no different, but truly, you are such a happy baby ! You love smiling, you love being smiled at, and you think that I’m pretty funny. You now recognize my face from far away and get so excited when I lock eyes with you.
What does a onetime charity-circuit and gossip-column regular who has returned to New York to appear on a Bravo reality soap opera do before most anything else?
The film director and writer lives in a 1927 Italianate-style house.
The film director and author lives in a 1927 Italianate-style house. A second-floor writing space has lots of pop-culture ephemera.
Gwyneth Paltrow’s advice — on jade eggs, crystals, floral salves and more — will be available in print this September.
From Inauguration Day to the first lady’s birthday.
His pictures of balloons, life preservers and llamas are meant to soothe rather than provoke, and Rihanna and Reese Witherspoon are among his fans.
Galas were held recently for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center; the A.S.P.C.A.; City Harvest; and PEN America.