Neverland Lost: A portrait of Michael Jackson

NeverLand Lost: A portrait of Michael Jackson takes us deeper into Michael’s mystery world. Henry Leutwyler, famous portrait photographer, also known for his incredible gift for bringing still-life objects back to life, satisfies our curiosity in his excellent book unveiling Michael Jackson’s belongings -which, until now, have been locked in storage crates in Neverland. This book is a pure source of excitement that’ll nourish your passion for the mysterious legend that is, and will always be… the King of Pop.

Get your own signed copy of the book on Wednesday June 16th from 6 to 8 pm at Dashwood Books 33 Bond Street. bet Bowery and Lafayette (Tel: 212.387.8520)

Neverland Lost, A Portrait of Michael Jackson by Henry Leutwyler
Price $45. Visit the website for more inf. The book can also be purchased on amazon.com

MONA KUHN: NATIVE Opening reception and artist talk

“Native”, Mona Kuhn’s new show is opening tonight at Flowers Gallery in Chelsea.

This exhibit features her latest series of photographs also published in a new book –Native (Steidl, Winter 2009/10).

Acclaimed photographer, Mona Kuhn returns from her birthplace, Brazil, with sensual images of captivating nudes, dense jungle landscape, and sparse interior of an abandoned apartment. 

MONA KUHN: NATIVE from April 9th – May 15th, 2010
Opening reception Thursday, April 8th from 6 – 8 pm
Artist talk: Saturday April 10 at 3 pm
Flowers Gallery is located 529 West 20th St. Tel: 1 212 439 17 00

The Selby Is in Your Place

Todd Selby has been spoiling us for the past 2 years, allowing us into the personal spaces of the most creative and talented people from around the world. Houses, offices, or studios, always a great trips that satisfy our curiosity…

The project being such a success, with up to 35,000 visitors per day on his website, Selby has gone on to put a great book together which features over thirty profiles, many of which have never been seen before… Don’t miss out on this little jewel and pre-order your copy online… It belongs on your coffee table! 

The Selby Is in Your Place will be published on May 1st. Pre-order it on amazon.com for $23.

Helena Christensen by The Selby for French Vogue

INDOCHINE always and forever…


New York’s iconic downtown restaurant, INDOCHINE celebrates its 25th anniversary. With its stylish ambience, tropical décor, exotic French-Vietnamese cuisine, and yummy cocktails, INDOCHINE is one of these few, time less, restaurant that manages to stay a hip destination after all these years.

INDOCHINE, the book, celebrates twenty-five years of being an important legacy in New York’s downtown social swirl. It gathers Vintage photographs from the 1980s and ’90s mixed with collages and Polaroids taken during the restaurant’s most notorious private parties.  Stories by Moby, Julianne Moore and Bob Colacello are combined with photographs by Roxanne Lowit and Patrick Demarchelier, along with artworks by Francesco Clemente, Helmut Lang, Narciso Rodriguez, and Julian Schnabel and many more…

The restaurant is a must-see and the book is a must-have!

INDOCHINE is located 430 Lafayette Street bet W4th st & Astor pl. Tel: 1 212 505 5111

Indochine: Stories, shaken and stirred. Hardcover / $50.00 U.S.Rizzoli
You can buy the book on their website.

The New York we Love

This book will ravish anyone in love with our dear New York. The two authors, James and Karla Murray, have been photographing the city for years and take us for a tour of the generations-old stores and shop windows in all 5 boroughs…

Store Front: The Disappearing Face of New York $65. Gingko Press. 336 pages, 175 illustrations.

Winter party at Pomme on Saturday, December 12th!

 

Please join Pommes team for a winter party, from 4 to 6 pm, dedicated to wild animals of all stripes!

To begin the Holiday season in roaring style, we have invited two animal-loving artists:
Award-winning photographer Andrew Zuckerman will be signingCreature ABC“, a stunning alphabet book displaying his famous high-res images of wildlife…
… and Davina Zagury will join us to unveil “Animals”, her new series of still life pictures featuring close-ups of vintage plastic toys in natural decors.

Born in Washington, DC, in 1977, Andrew Zuckerman is a photographer and filmmaker. His work has been commissioned extensively for multiple brands throughout the world and has received many awards. He has published three photography books, including Creature, a portrait series of animals, which was released worldwide in November 2007 to critical acclaim and is now in its fourth printing.

Davina Zagury was born in Thailand, grew up in Israel, and now lives in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. First known for her pictures of salvaged old toys, she has collaborated with Pomme on several photography projects, including the highly successful “Doudou” and “Siblings” projects.
81 Washington St, @ York street. DUMBO in Brooklyn
Tel 718.855.0623

Meet Ron Galella on Saturday, December 12th

 

“The King of paparazzi” will be signing copies of VIVA ITALIA at Clic Gallery tomorrow from 3-5PM.

Galella has been shooting the most famous celebrities for over 40 years. His book, VIVA L’ITALIA,  is a compilation of Italian and Italian-American stars such as Sophia Loren, Federico Fellini, Monica Belluci, Carla Bruni, Frank Sinatra, Marlon Brando, Robert de Niro, Madonna, Leonardo Di Caprio, and way more…

If you can’t make it tomorrow, you can just call the gallery and pre-order a signed copy.

Clic Bookstore & Gallery, 255 Centre Street. Tel: 212-966-2766.