Posts tagged "new york"
Film photos from the past brought back to its original location

Film photos from the past brought back to its original location

FILMography is a great site with film photos from the past brought back to the original location. The writer Christopher Moloney has been walking around the streets of New York looking for spots where movies have been filmed. He’s then holding up a picture from the film and takes a photo where so the picture...
Sol LeWitt on the walls of the Lower East Side

Sol LeWitt on the walls of the Lower East Side

Morgans Hotel Group and Paula Cooper Gallery have just announced a permanent outdoor installation of photographs by Sol LeWitt at Mondrian SoHo, entitled: SOL LEWITT: On the Walls of the Lower East Side. The installation on the wall of Mondrian SoHo (150 Lafayette Street) consists of 120 photographs of New York’s Lower East Side taken by LeWitt...
New north part of the Highline in New York city

New north part of the Highline in New York city

The Highline in New York city is one of the best experiences in town at the moment. While in New York for the DesignBoost-NYC event at Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum we went to see the new north part. It was an amacing experience to see how this old railway has been turned into a park...
Design Beyond Design in New York City

Design Beyond Design in New York City

DesignBoost New York City takes place June 15-16 at the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum. The theme for the event is Design Beyond Design. June 15 is BoostChat (workshop) day. This is done in three different sessions, one slightly longer morning session and two shorter afternoon session. June 16 is Boosttalk (lecture) day. After each lecture,...
New York from a slightly different angle

New York from a slightly different angle

We recently got a nice selection of New York images from a slightly different angle, by photographer Frederic Bourret. Below is a a few of them. You can see more at his dedicated New York webpage. When I took these pictures, I had in mind to have a different view of New York, my New...
Standard hotel now in NYC

Standard hotel now in NYC

The Standard Hotel in NYC is now open. They’re doing a bunch of stuff around the opening. The current one is Standard’s new calendar featuring staff from the various Standard hotels…it was just launched this Monday. The calendar has a “high school” theme – and was shot by Michael Elins who was behind the cover of Rolling...
New York design week guide

New York design week guide

Core 77 has made an impressing guide for this years New York design week. Still you cannot compare the New York design week to the ditto one in Milan, but New York is a cool town and if you are going don’t forget to print the guide by Core 77. Among the shows there is...
17 Swedish designers in New York

17 Swedish designers in New York

Some time ago I wrote about the new book 17 Swedish designers – chez Pascal in this blog. The 17 Swedish female designers presented in the book will also exhibit together in New York. The exhibition starts March 22 and will take place at Just Scandinavian, 161 Hudson street. Women have been active in Swedish...
New York on a sugar rush!

New York on a sugar rush!

This winter New Yorkers is gearing up with sugar kicks from the real thing. Check out Room 4 Dessert and ChikaLicious the latest additions in the city’s dessert-only spots were you can order a tasting menu of amazing bite-sized delights accompanied with an equally tasteful glass of wine. Chocoholics can still their cravings at one...