Neuehouse, the members-only workspace and host to many a screening, press conference and panel discussion, will expand to Los Angeles early next year, the company announced today. In what’s the first expansion since the flagship opened in its sumptuous Flatiron headquarters—a hip mahogany-lined club room that’s serves as low-key office space for a “curated” group of high-paying habitués—NeueHouse will Read More
Bloomberg‘s write-up of the Walton Ford show at Paul Kasmin gallery reveals that the three massive, life-sized paintings of King Kong aren’t just the artist’s biggest: they are also among his most expensive.
Walton Ford, painter of animals, looks like an indigenous species in the penthouse of the Mondrian Soho. At the Thursday after-party there for the opening of his latest exhibition, he wore a gray three-piece suit over his wide and tall frame, and the dim lights reflected off his Colonel Kurtz-style shaved head. He gripped a giant green bottle of Champagne and told an assembled group about a friend of his named Whitney, a professional dominatrix, who’d just left the party.