We visited Lisa in her at home in Greenpoint one evening just after the eclipse, as the light was fading and summer was coming to a wistful end.
“The rich do parties better than the rest of us. It’s not just the money or the every catered-for whim or the superiority of the alcohol and food. It’s a certain unquantifiable atmosphere that comes from other people’s excitement. We are turned on by wealth, us lesser mortals. We don’t want to be and yet we are.”
Vince Conboy is a furniture maker who spends his days shaping timber into elegant and modern designs for his furniture brand, Cenzo.
A fresh and light meal for summer, shared with us by Kim Tran of the Danks Street restaurant So 9.
We visit Martha Mae owner Jean Cate’s Andersonville apartment and shop to learn about how she came to cultivate her novel aesthetic.