Cover story: Willem Dafoe

Wearing a neatly pressed t-shirt and a weary expression, Bobby Hicks, the Magic Castle hotel’s manager played by a stern yet warm Willem Dafoe, climbs a precarious ladder to begin repainting the massive building’s exterior. His son Jack, sulking at the scene of his father taking on yet another Herculean DIY home-improvement project for the […]

Posted at 11:23 pm on December 5, 2017 | Leave a comment | Filed Under: Announcements, Essential Homme | Continue reading

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During his two terms as mayor, Eduardo Paes rewired Rio de Janeiro into a leading “smart city”—a raise of the six-million-resident city’s foundation that he was able to parcel out into a few crisp segments of a neat, satisfied TED talk. He dispensed the recipe for urban achievement: find and open green spaces; install and […]

Posted at 1:35 am on November 23, 2017 | Leave a comment | Filed Under: Announcements, Art Agenda | Continue reading