SOCIAL DIARY A Sunday afternoon at the movies where DPC, a non-moviegoer, non-TV watcher, is invited by the friends to the movies to see what he's really been missing from a beautiful film called "Can You Ever Forgive Me."
ACROSS THE WORLD Palm Beach Social Diary. Augustus Mayhew reports at Gavlak Gallery's new venue, Kyle DeWoody and Sara Gavlak welcomed nearly 100 guests to create awareness of ProjectArt; while at the Breakers Cavallino Classic's Concorso d'Eleganza turned the Great Lawn into a showcase for post-war Italian industrial art with its annual vintage Ferrari exhibition.
HOUSE Sian, Lesley, and JH visit Katie Leede in her sunny SoHo loft and have a thoughtful discussion about the intersection between acting and designing.
SOCIAL DIARY Ruminating over the first time I saw the great performance of Carol Channing on the second night of Hello Dolly at the St. James Theater and what I later learned about the remarkable woman who brought us joy in humanity.
GUEST DIARY Schulenberg's Page: New York, Part CLXXXVIII. It's the beginning of the mew decade in New York. and the artist is working, and Jimi Henrix was at his finest.
SOCIAL DIARY Yesterday we left out the final tribute to Mario Buatta by his friend, jazz chanteuse Marilyn Maye who entertained and regaled us with her songs about her fan; plus a dinner at the Met for the The Winter Show supporters of the Nantucket Historical Association featured in this year's show at the Park Avenue Armory.
SOCIAL DIARY Yesterday was the coldest day of the winter so far and in the late afternoon on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, more than 200 went down to the Park Avenue Armory for a tribute/memorial to the late, great Mario Buatta with laughter for all and sweet memories of the man.
GUEST DIARY Rules and More Rules: Stephen Duncan's By Duncan. A page from his life along the American Way.
SOCIAL DIARY Great night last night in New York at the opening of the 65th Sapphire Jubilee of The Winter Show of the fine and decorative arts at the Park Avenue Armory. A great great show, running through a week from Sunday, January 27th.
PARTY PICTURES Steve Miller Band Benefit Concert to support the Mount Sinai Kyabirwa Village Surgical Facility in Uganda; MorseLife Health System's celebrated its 35th Anniversary at the 2018 MorseLife Dinner Dance; 2019 Palm Beach Wine Auction kicks off with 'Krug Journey' at The Modern; The fourth annual BroadwayCon.
GUEST DIARY Schulenberg's Page, New York, Part CLXXXVII. From the warm West Coast where he now lives, Bob recalls the hot summer days on the East Coast when life in Manhattan was simpler (and cheaper) and the company he kept was both national and international.
SOCIAL DIARY A big book signing last night at the American Museum of Natural History for Karen LeFrak's new children's book "Sleepover at the Museum" a good crowd of friends; plus updates on the nabe for those who like that sort of thing.
TRAVEL Jeanne Lawrence completes her seven-part series of the Treasures of China's Heritage: Touring with the Global Heritage Fund.
ACROSS THE WORLD Palm Beach Social Diary. Augustus Mayhew takes in last Wednesday's "Evening in the Gardens, honoring Christine Aylward at the Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens, evoking a commentary on PB's Midcentury-Modern design.
GUEST DIARY Those What To Wear When Girls, Karen and Hilary, are talking about this Friday’s major philanthropic benefit evening “Palm Beach Fashion Night” ?honoring Carolina Herrera New York and benefiting the Palm Beach Hospice Foundation.
SOCIAL DIARY A letter from a reader takes us on a neighborhood tour that we didn't know about.
PARTY PICTURES The social action right now is to the south of us down in Palm Beach where the Lighthouse Guild held a High Tea at Club Colette; Steven Stolman and Rich Wilkie held a crowded holiday cocktail party at home; a dinner at Bricktops for Marianne and John Castle, and back here in New York where the Police Athletic League hosted a luncheon honoring Lucida Plummer.