| Nov 5, 2012
| 9:11 AM
3.5 stars (out of 4)
A presidential election. The national debate over the widening economic gulf between rich and poor. Political rebellions across the world. Yes, the timing’s just about perfect for another studio album from Oakland agit-...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Arts organizations in New York that have sustained damage from Hurricane Sandy are getting a helping hand from foundations and other groups that have agreed to donate money to the relief effort.
The Andy Warhol Foundation recently announced that it...
| Mar 3, 2013
In sync with the '60s spirit in fashion, eye makeup is going Mod. Think shadows in bold Pop art brights, feathered liner, mega lashes and graphic brows.
Makeup artist François Nars channeled the signature look of Edie Sedgwick, Andy Warhol's muse and...
| Jan 13, 2013
Design mavens across the country had cause for regret in February when Murray Moss closed the doors of his namesake store in SoHo (though a highly edited website, mossonline.com, still lives on). Now where to go and see the latest and greatest in...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 9:40 AM
PARIS -- The Dior fall 2013 collection by Raf Simons was such a triumph that the question is, will anyone want to wear anything else?
For his second ready-to-wear outing for Dior on Friday afternoon during Paris Fashion Week, Simons created a runway set...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 10:36 AM
In his prime, writer Gore Vidal didn't have much nice to say about people, and he enjoyed sharing his opinions. On live television in 1968, he referred to fellow commentator William F. Buckley as a "crypto-Nazi" (Buckley responded by calling Vidal...
| Oct 28, 2012
There's only one place in L.A. to find a certain velvet matte lip pencil in fuchsia: The new Nars flagship on Melrose. The boutique, which will offer some exclusive products that aren't available elsewhere, is 1,500 square feet of makeup heaven located...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 10:42 AM
Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat is back -- despite dying in 1988 at age 27.
On the first day it was open, more than 4,000 people turned out to see a show of his work at Gagosian Gallery in New York in February. His notebooks will be exhibited at Paris'...
| Nov 25, 2012
BEAUTY / HOME ACCESSORIES
D.L. & Co.: 417 N. Beverly Drive, Beverly Hills, (310) 205-0025), dlcompany.com. Candles in enamel apple-shaped boxes, Madame Pompadour candle busts, pocket watches with solid perfume inside, diffusers and curiosities such as...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 9:32 PM
Under the exclusive deal with Christie's, the foundation will sell works through live auctions, online auctions and private sales with some pieces in the million-dollar range, many under $100,000 and a few less than $10,000....
| Jan 30, 2013
| 7:16 AM
An art exhibition in Vienna dedicated to the male nude is reportedly welcoming nudists to experience the galleries au naturel after public hours.
A spokesman for the Leopold Museum in Vienna told Reuters that there was a request by an association...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 7:28 AM
Is it indie-rock season in Hampton Roads? Maybe. Two notable indie touring acts will be playing separate shows in Norfolk this weekend.
E.D. Sedgwick, not the late actress and Andy Warhol associate but the Washington, D.C. songwriter otherwise known...