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Computer Love: Our Favorite Links of the Week

Art New York’s Brightest Luminaries Join For A Free, Giant Light Show (Refinery29) Ai Weiwei’s Blog: Writings, Interviews and Digital Rants by MIT Press (Amazon) Alexander McQueen exhibit at the Met Museum is now open (The MET) Fashion Daphne Guinness changing into an Alexander McQueen gown in the Barneys Windows (The Cut) Looks from the(…)

Warm Weather is Blue Marble Ice Cream Weather

Like all the Power Animals, I’m super into food, especially ice cream. In fact, while many people consider themselves coffee snobs or wine snobs, I’m a self-proclaimed ice cream snob and only settle for the very best, creamiest, and most delicious in frozen treats. Now that the weather is warmer, my favorite ice cream spot(…)

Computer Love: Our Favorite Links of the Week

Art Scary meets hilarious in the 30 Freakiest Ads of 2010 chosen by Adweek See the influence of music on the art of the 80s and 90s at MoMa’s Looking at Music 3.0 Loving the Earth Day inspired wine cork window displays at Anthropologie Fashion Take a few notes from these stylin pics of high(…)

Brunch at Buttermilk Channel

Buttermilk Channel opened to plenty of buzz in November 2008. With items like fried chicken with cheddar cheese waffles on the menu, I was anxious to give it a try. However, when I finally made it there I found the food nowhere near worth the disappointing service and hour plus wait for a table. I(…)

Computer Love: Our Favorite Links of the Week

Art: Scott Campbell: Celebrity tattoo artist and Louis Vuitton collaborator Lego stop-motion animation of “Summer Nights” from Grease Breathtaking photos of pups, penguins and exploration in Antarctica circa 1911 Get a sneak peek into Kiel Mead’s studio Why Ai Weiwei matters Rodarte’s short film: Aanteni Fashion: Hayden-Harnett’s adorable Boat Tote! Stunning Balmain striped sequin dress(…)

The Perfection of the Blue Bottle Biscuit Sandwich

Every weekend I turn on my taste buds and head on over to Blue Bottle coffee shop, the delights of which I have previously extolled here. Usually I just grab coffee (New Orleans Iced or Gibraltar, depending on the weather), but sometimes I am tempted by their lovely array of baked goods, and usually that(…)

Beco, My Little Brazil in Brooklyn

Brazilians have this funny thing about them – they just love it when they find other Brazilians outside of Brazil. It’s funny, because when I was abroad, I didn’t care to chat it up with someone who I heard speaking in English at a cafe, but if I heard a group speaking in Portuguese, I(…)

Alfajores! Aroma Espresso Bar’s Dirty Secret

Every day at around 3pm, I get a craving for either cake or cookies. Usually, I just power through and have some tea instead, but every once in a while I succumb to the urge. It’s hard to find a place that’ll sell you a little bite of something that’s not too sweet or not(…)