Archive for December, 2009
We think Karen Kimmel is the bee's knees. Whether she's conceiving a floral and needlepoint installation for Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, reimagining a baguette clutch for Fendi, or helming workshops for developmentally challenged adults at Creative Growth in Oakland or for kids of all ages and abilities in Palm Springs or New York, she manages to navigate these otherwise distinct domains with flair, originality and a heck of a lot of fun.
The much-buzzed "A Single Man" finally opens in select theaters nationwide today, making this no-doubt a kind of nerve-racking Friday the 13th (even though it's the 11th) for Tom Ford, who not only directed, produced and co-wrote the screenplay of Christopher Isherwood's personal novel by the same name.
The best way to get through the 24/7 holiday madness is to sneak away from what should or could be done for a few hours of something totally unexpected.