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Former Fashion Director of Barney's, Amanda Brooks, On How To Make It In The Fashion Industry

Nana Meriwether | Posted 06.10.2016 | Home
Nana Meriwether

Amanda Brooks is back! I caught up with the former Fashion Director of Barney's at J.Crew in Soho for the launch of her newest book, Always Pack a Party Dress: And Other Lessons Learned From A (Half) Life In Fashion.

Chelsea Handler And Andre Balazs Just Broke Up

Posted 10.03.2013 | Home

Chelsea Handler and on again, off again boyfriend Andre Balazs are off again, as the talk show host shared on "Chelsea Lately." On Tuesday, Octobe...

Balazs' JFK Hotel Delayed

Posted 08.19.2013 | Home

Plans for a new hotel at John F. Kennedy International Aiport have hit a snag after designs from hotelier Andre Balazs clashed with the desires of JFK...

WATCH: Is Chelsea Handler Really In Love?

OWN | Posted 03.09.2013 | Home

For a couple of years, Chelsea Handler has been in an on-again, off-again relationship with hotelier André Balazs. In a new episode of “Oprah’s N...

Chelsea Handler And Andre Balazs Dating Again

Posted 11.05.2012 | Home

Some Hollywood relationships last for years, while others are very short-lived. Then there are those on-again, off-again courtships where the cycle of...

PHOTOS: America's Coolest Hipster Hotels

Travel + Leisure | Posted 12.11.2012 | Home
Travel + Leisure

Retro, of course, reigns.

Kia Makarechi

SPiN L.A.: Susan Sarandon Has Done It Again | Kia Makarechi | Posted 08.10.2012 | Home

Susan Sarandon has something she'd like to tell the good people of Los Angeles. The ping pong-obsessed actress is bringing her nightclub-cum-sports ve...

Chelsea Handler: I'm Not 'Marriage Material'

Posted 04.23.2012 | Home

Talk show host Chelsea Handler may have rekindled her romance with former ex-boyfriend Andre Balazs in February, but that doesn't mean that the couple...

The East Village Standard Wants To Make Nice With The East Village

Posted 02.23.2012 | New York

Could an order of $7 french fries and outdoor ping-pong help chronic hotelier Andre Balazs convince East Village residents his new hotel will not be l...

Five Floors Of Open Studios At 2011 Tribeca Ball

Posted 05.30.2011 | Home

On April 4, New York Academy of Art will hold its annual Tribeca Ball, an art party featuring five floors of open studios and the work of over 100 art...

Public Make Out Session

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Chelsea Handler is enjoying herself at Sundance, where Saturday night she was seen getting close with hotelier Andre Balazs. The two were all over ea...

Is Andre Balazs Buying The Chelsea Hotel? | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Andre Balazs is eyeing the fabled Chelsea Hotel. Spies at the 250-room property with a history of housing New York's artistic and eccentric set spotte...

The Best Quotes from Art Basel, Day 2

Cator Sparks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Cator Sparks

Sorry for the delay in posting kids, Colonel Cator was out till 5am looking for the juiciest quotes for today's post. In case you don't believe me, h...

Artlog's Top Weekly Picks

Artlog | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Greetings from Miami! This week we're focusing on the excitement down south.

Ask Michael Cohen: Basel Tov!

Michael Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Michael Cohen

Artsters, hipsters and richsters sipped Dom Pérignon and admired each other's acquisitions from the collections of Lanvin, Gucci and Prada at one of the first Art Basel events. If it sounded more like New Years Eve in St. Barts, in a way it was.

Anatomy of a Haute Spot: Nur Kahn and Paul Sevigny's "Don Hill's"

Zandile Blay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Zandile Blay

Besides the "It" trend (sheer fabrics), the "It" celeb (Kanye West) and the "It" editor (forever Elle's Kate Lanphear), New York Fashion Week yielded yet another stand out element as pervasive as it was popular: the "It" club.

PHOTOS: Kanye West Surprise Performance At Boom Boom Room Re-Opening

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The space formerly known as the Boom Boom Room reopened Thursday night after closing for most of the summer. While it's not entirely clear what's d...

Everybody Eats Where? In the Hamptons Part 3 Sunset Beach

Mara Gibbs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mara Gibbs

It is your last chance this summer to take the ferry to Shelter Island and watch the gorgeous sunset from a table at Andre Balazs' sexy Sunset Beach.

Standard Hotel Introduces Bathing Suit Vending Machines | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

When we think of vending machines, we picture the slightly rusted, humming, and moody contraption that lived in our high-school snack bar, where the o...

Donna Karan, Mary J. Blige, Andre Harrell And Andre Balazs Issue A Call To Action For Haiti

Alison Rose Levy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Alison Rose Levy

"Whether it's donating money, or shoes -- whether it's purchasing a tent today, or helping Haitians rebuild their homes tomorrow, there's something we each can do," says Karan.

Miami Basel 2009: 6 Things You Need to Know About The Scene This Year (PHOTOS)

Sabine Heller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Sabine Heller

From Naomi Campbell's bodyguard to the art world's outlook to Eli Broad, here's a rundown of the scene around Art Basel Miami Beach 2009.

Hotel Bars Making A Comeback In New York

Vanity Fair | Jessica Flint | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

On a recent Friday night in New York City, just north of Madison Square Park, the Ace hotel's dimly lit lobby was buzzing. In one corner, beneath a gi...

Sasha Lazard Puts The Boom in Boom Boom

Sabine Heller | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Sabine Heller

Sasha Lazard, a classically trained opera singer, who rebelliously pioneered her own musical genre, kicked off a monthly concert series last night with André Balazs, putting the boom in the space formerly known as Boom Boom Room.

Boom Boom Room Opening Draws Madonna, Jude, Lindsay Lohan, Bon Jovi, Josh Hartnett And More (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Katherine Thomson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Andre Balasz hosted a star-studded party Saturday night to open the Boom Boom Room, the penthouse bar of his new Standard hotel in New York's Meatpack...

Andre Balazs on Inspired Public Spaces and Quirky Design

Dave Pinter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Dave Pinter

Andre is a connoisseur of design whose successful formula mixes the vaguely familiar with the unexpected and unique.