It was a sad summer day when I heard that
chef Adam Shepard had closed his Japanese eatery, Taku. The food
he served at the Smith Street restaurant, which he co-owned,
was such a highly evolved, personal expression of the cuisine.
But when I heard that he opened Lunetta - an Italian small plate
and wine bar - in its place, I was surprised and hungry for answers. Comment
Yard-based artists Nora Ligorano and Marshall Reese, masterminds
of the political art series "Pure Products of America,"
have collaborated on a new giftwrap just in time for the holidays. Comment
At first glance, one could mistake "Danielson:
A Family Movie (or Make a Joyful Noise Here)," for a "This
is Spinal Tap"-type mock-umentary. Comment
Some may think 2006 is winding down, but
GO Girl’s party-studded year hadn’t hit its noisemaker-blowing
crescendo until she got her invitation to the Brooklyn Academy
of Music’s 2006 Next Wave Gala. Comment