EXXXotica is a three-day "erotic event" that brings the porn stars to the people for pillow-fighting, wrestling, whipping, and run-ins with Ron Jeremy. This year it took place in the New Jersey Convention Center after the event was kicked out of the Meadowlands.
Fashion week is a time for celebrities and fashionistas to gather 'round a social cause (and the hors d'oeuvres table) and drink plenty of champagne. This year, Perry Farrell, Heather Graham, Danny Masterson, Q-Tip, and more hit the G-Star fashion show at the Park Avenue Armory last week.
The Bushwick gallery played host to four eminent European street artists who, with their full-grown facial hair and ability to drink alcohol legally, can safely be considered geezers. Flying Fortress (Germany), Eine (UK), Pez (Spain) and London Police (Amsterdam) will have work at 49 Bogart...
So there's thing called the Real World? That's filming in Red Hook? And is ostensibly important? Guess so: spectators went apeshit when the Brooklyn cast showed up to a Semi Precious Weapons fashion-week soiree at Rebel. Here's what we know about them so far.
Rococo was France's 18th-century answer to minimal luxury condos and Crate and Barrel accoutrements: the interior space as a pricey work of art. These days its a euphemism for powdering up, throwing on that wig and getting your late-period Bach on. Maro documents.
There were models and they did credibly work the wooden-planked walkway. But models don't usually share their catwalk with speeding bicyclists, tourists, joggers, and weary commuters. More on the fashion show here.
The Brooklyn congressional candidate is almost as well-known for his past violence against women as he is for his MTV stint. Can he overcome it? Last week, he tested the waters by hosting a "Women for Kevin Powell" party at the Canal Room. It was pretty much a flop. More about Powell's...