Expansions

In First Move of Inevitable Worldwide Expansion, Arty Workspace NeueHouse to Open in Los Angeles

The future site of the Los Angeles NeueHouse (Courtesy os Angeles Public Library Photo Collection).

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

shows

Ford’s Focus: New Show Puts King Kong in a Shrink’s Office

Walton Ford.

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. Read More