My latest post on Now Smell This is a review of Vanacci’s Lockstone bracelets, which are designed to be infused with fragrance for a lasting effect.
You can read it here.
On Friday, June 16, I’ll be teaching a class titled “Four (More) Modern Women: O’Keeffe’s Contemporaries” for Think Olio. I’m pretty excited about the location of this class: the rare book room at the Strand Bookstore! Get more details and register here.
Have you ever visited someone’s home and wished you could peek into his or her closet? It’s ok; I won’t tell.
The temporary installation “Sara Berman’s Closet” at the Metropolitan Museum of Art gives us that opportunity, in a staged yet subtly effective way. It’s a recreation of the closet of one woman who lived alone in Greenwich Village from 1982 through 2004, and who happened to be the mother of artist Maira Kalman.