Juxtapoz Opening Party

By Richard Osaka, Lift Trucks Special ReportBarnsdall Park,Los Angeles I hunted for celebs, Molly, etc.  I was there for over an hour and walked throughout but only spotted Roger Daltrey from The Who.  Didn’t want to take his pic.  Ed Ruscha was there but the only reason I know this is that I saw his Read more about Juxtapoz Opening Party[…]

Matisse and Brooklyn Joe

Big colors bouncing around at the Matisse Cut Outs exhibit at MoMA. This exhibit focussed on the paper shapes pinned to the walls of the hotels and studios he lived in France. But what’s this? A mermaid and a parrot? Look at the solid blue shapes on either side of the canvas. Could it be Read more about Matisse and Brooklyn Joe[…]

Cocktails with Noel

Dispatch from the Campbell Apt, sitting next to the John Campbell cast iron safe now in the fireplace at the Moroccan themed temple that was his private office in Grand Central Station. The cozy warmth of old money heats you better than a Presto Log.  We are with Noel Barrett. Noel knows the collectible and antique Read more about Cocktails with Noel[…]