Benetton Exhibit Opening at Pratt in Brooklyn

Luciano Benetton’s latest contemporary art exhibit, Imago Mundi, launched last night at Pratt in Brooklyn. The evening included a conversation with Phong Bui (Editor The Brooklyn Rail), Eleanor Heartney, and Shahzia Sikander about the ideals behind the exhibit; breaking down cultural barriers through art. With more than 17,000 pieces from 100 countries in a single format of 10x12cm, Imago Mundi, is the idea of art and world. Roughly…

Stew to Perfection

By Rory Winston   Whether Michael Jackson, Marvin Gaye or the recently departed legend Prince, many an icon has suffered at the hands of an abusive father, their respective relationships having left a distinct mark on both their lives and their creative output. Another artist who could easily lay claim to a similar set of…

Top 10 Beach Bag Essentials

By Nathalie Barclay. When going to the beach, you’re probably looking for a nice relaxing day. But just because you’re relaxed doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be prepared. Your beach bag is essential in your beach day: from drinks to sunscreen, these essential beach bag products will make your day that much better. Pocket-sized Picnic Blanket…

Hamptons Memorial Day Week

By Clara Morgan. The serene seaside villages that make up the Hamptons are best known for their white, sandy beaches and fabulous homes. Memorial Day weekend marks the start of the Hamptons social season. This weekend, explore some of the East End’s hotspots, where you’ll find some of the finest restaurants, clubs, and fabulous parties.…