A Mapplethorpe weekend

It is a long story, but Los Angeles was able to permanently woo the Mapplethorpe archive away from his home stomping grounds of New York, mounting an extensive exhibition which has engaged the resources of both LACMA and The Getty. Britt Salvesen, LACMA Curator of Prints and  ...

San Francisco Ballet

Coney Island’s Cyclone was the scariest ride in Kings County (the jurisdiction more popularly known as Brooklyn), until 1960, when New York City fathers built something scarier: the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway (the BQE). In the 1953 film “The Little Fugitive, we meet Joey, a seven-year-old boy who goes to Coney Island  ...

Cyrano, Silicon Valley

When I was a young college student I dated a lot of guys. But only one had my heart of hearts. His name was Cyrano de Bergerac. Between reading Edmond Rostand’s beautiful play and the seeing the 1950 Jose Ferrer movie, I was forever caught. A lot of the River  ...

Church Road, London SE19

Link to listing A magnificent Victorian Grade II listed villa of approx. 6,988 square feet offered to the market chain free. This beautiful Victorian family home 'Rockmount' is a marvellous example of one of the best suburban villas on Church Road. The imposing Gothic Grade II listed house also  ...

817-819 San Luis Rey Place

Zillow Link Welcome to Sea Horse Cottage! Picture perfect duplex on fantastic South Mission court. 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom unit was completely refurbished in past 2 years. Updated kitchen with stainless steel appliances, updated bathrooms, hardwood floors, new windows, fresh paint & newer roof. Today's amenities with all  ...

2666 Aberdeen Ave., Los Angeles

Cuckolded vampire Robert Pattinson has managed to ditch the beautiful house that just held too many bad memories—shortly after ex Kristen Stewart's cheating ways hit the gossip rags in mid-2012, she moved about of his Seyler House in Los Feliz, and he followed not long after (to a bleh rental  ...

558 Camino Del Monte Sol

Zillow Link One of the most significant homes in Santa Fe. Completely renovated in 2016, the original Frank Applegate home is a timeless treasure with two bedrooms on the lower level & two bedrooms upstairs. Built in 1921 by Applegate for use as his private residence, evidence of  ...

1739 N Mohawk St

Zillow Link Lincoln Park Living in Style. Classy and Sophisticated Home designed by Sean Conlon for his personal residence in 1999. Four full levels of well crafted and thought out living space give this unique home a feel all its own. Majestic facade looks out on one of Chicago's  ...

101 Warren Street, Tribeca, NYC

Zillow Link Magnificient one bedroom one and a half bathroom, 1,225 sf apartment with 158 sqft loggia located at the New 101 Warren Street Condominium. This sunfilled apartment features city views through 12 ft floor-to-ceiling windows, South American walnut lapacho wood flooring, large eat-in kitchen, Miele wall oven  ...