The Dance of the Little Old Men

We got used to a new vocabulary. One filled with names borrowed from prestigious neighborhoods on the East Coast or conjured, like Cinderella’s ball gown, whole cloth from thin air. The Trey Ward of Lightnin, Gatemouth and Shady’s became the Midtown of trunk shows and whatever-the-hell cook shops and eating-houses are. Some of us tried … Continue reading

Remembering Mary’s Naturally

by Alex Wukman After almost two years of waiting, and a week of work, it was time to pop the champagne.  Moments after the final brushstroke had been added Cody Ledvina, one of the founders of The Joana gallery, hopped up on a parking divider in front of the mural holding a bottle of champagne. … Continue reading