Russian’ over to the FireBird Restaurant
The FireBird, New York City’s iconic Russian restaurant ... was due to the vision of Baroness Irina von der Launitz who missed the magic of her beloved homeland and convinced her husband to create a restaurant in homage of her favorite FireBird ballet.
Germany's Kraftwerk: Metal of the Road
As Kraftwerk prepare to embark on an eight-night album retrospective at New York's Museum of Modern Art in April ... a fountain-strewn and pretentiously decorated restaurant, was long, and Ralf Hütter and Florian Schneider, masterminds behind ...
Western Cape, South Africa: The beauty of the Cape
From the garden, fresh organic produce is chosen daily by gardeners and cooks for the farm restaurant, Babel. In what was once a cowshed, Maranda Engelbrecht, the chef, Simone Rossouw, and the head gardener, Liesl van der Walt, have put together a menu ...
A MIGHTY CHANGE
I was assigned to cover the stormy meeting of the Walkill Town Council for the Middletown (NY) Times Herald-Record, a Dow Jones-Ottaway newspaper that served the four county region north of New York City ... "Alice's Restaurant." I slept through a lot ...
Language and art mix to make ‘Red’
Rothko has been commissioned by architects Philip Johnson and Mies van der Rohe to create a series of murals for the elegant Four Seasons restaurant in New York City. To help him with the task, Rothko hires Ken, a 20-something aspiring painter.