October 5, 2016

Neighborhood Watch: A Day at the Whitney

Photo Lederman
Photo Ed Lederman

I’m a little embarrassed to say that just last week I finally made my first visit to the new Whitney Museum of American Art. The Renzo Piano designed building opened May 1, 2015, replacing the former site for the Whitney on Madison Avenue and 75th Street. Continue reading “Neighborhood Watch: A Day at the Whitney”

July 22, 2016

Cool In Jamaica

Tony Frissell Sports Illustrated February 1957
Tony Frissell Sports Illustrated February 1957

As we gear up for another string of ninety plus days I’m dreaming of the scene depicted in this photo. Taken in 1957 by Toni Frissell for Sports Illustrated at Round Hill, the Jamaican getaway of William and Babe Paley. Continue reading “Cool In Jamaica”