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Big Year So Far for Naomi Watts

So far, 2016 has been a giant year for Naomi Watts. Her Manhattan duplex in Tribeca is being featured in the March issue of Architectural Digest… 143 mots de plus


Why you shouldn't list your home high to start

When selling your home your goal always is to get the most money in your pocket. In order to reach that goal the owners decide on a number that they are comfortable accepting and then decide to bump the number up a few thousand dollars because they expect to negotiate down to the number they already have established in their mind. 479 mots de plus

Briggs Freeman

Damien Hirst, Twelve Pills (2004-2005)

I wonder, will your pills save me heal me, Damien? ’cause I see no other way…

They say Hirst’s art is mercantile, but I think he’s the terrible child of this century, first hand Weltanschauung… Well, let’s see what Anselm Kiefer (his opinion matters a lot, everyone has an art guru and I consider him to be mine) has to say about this>  155 mots de plus

Contemporary Art

Private Picasso collection of lovers' portraits paints womanizing artist in 'tender' new light

He was one of the art world’s most famous womanizers, once telling one of his mistresses: « There are only two kinds of women, goddesses and doormats. 527 mots de plus


BlackRock Founder Keith Anderson Takes $35M Haul in Central Park West Co-op Sale

The ultra-luxe condo market may be slumping, but perhaps 2016 really will be the year of the co-op resale.

At least, it will be a banner year for billionaire George Soros’s former chief investment officer and BlackRock co-founder  307 mots de plus

Manhattan Transfers

Nature Morte aux Forbidden Fruits

My Top Lot this week is this amazing still life by Picasso (1945). Currently up for sale at Sotheby’s Auction House (estimated to go for a massive £150,000… guess I won’t be buying it for my bedroom wall then…), the collage is part of the artists’s grand-daughter, Marina Picasso’s, private collection which she inherited when he died in 1973. 261 mots de plus

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