iOS app Android app

The Standard

Visitors Guide to Miami Beyond Art Basel

Rana Florida | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Rana Florida

World-renowned artists, 250 galleries, museum curators and directors, celebrities, highbrow and deep-pocketed collectors, celebrities, and more than 50,000 other lovers of modern and contemporary art will gather in Miami Beach during the first week of Miami for the 12th annual Miami Art Basel.

LOOK: Poolside Brunch Goes To The Dogs

| Posted 08.31.2013 | Miami

BY JIPSY, NEFARIOUSGIRL.COM As we head into the dogs days of summer, The Standard Hotel & Spa treated their members to a special doggie brunch over...

Kenny Scharf Discusses Art Elitism, Psychedelic Car Washes, and Kolors

Catie Keck | Posted 06.03.2013 | Arts
Catie Keck

Kenny Scharf's newest exhibition opens tomorrow at the Paul Kasmin Gallery. The set of ten monochromatic paintings will operate as a backdrop to three enormous fiberglass structures - one of which, "Squirtz", made it's public debut outside The Standard, High Line two weeks prior to his exhibition opening.

PHOTOS: 'Jaws' At The Standard

| Jipsy | Posted 06.18.2012 | Miami

With summer about to officially start this week, The Standard Spa, O Cinema and Kanon Organic kicked off their Member’s Only Summer Dive-In Movie Se...

LOOK: 'Stars Of Lola Versus' Party At The Standard

Posted 06.06.2012 | New York

The Cinema Society celebrated the screening of Fox Searchlight Pictures' Lola Versus with a celebration at The Top of the Standard on Tuesday, where ...

LOOK: 'Bridesmaids' Buddies Party For 'Friends with Kids'

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 03.07.2012 | New York

The cast of the upcoming comedy "Friends with Kids," which explores the complicated journey of two best friends who decide to procreate and maintain t...

PHOTOS: Insane Nail Installations From Dzine At Art Basel

Posted 12.05.2011 | Arts

For Art Basel, contemporary artist Dzine turned a Standard, Miami Beach hotel room into the Imperial Nails salon installation for an interactive sculp...

PLAN ForYourArt: May 19-25

Bettina Korek | Posted 07.18.2011 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

Re-imagining our world as a series of graphic icons, artist Ryan McGinness layers and collages these images using both digital techniques and more traditional crafts like silk screening and painting.

Yoga Meets Music at Wanderlust at the Standard Spa, Miami

Simona Rabinovitch | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Simona Rabinovitch

If you're a fan of the yoga and of the music, check out Wanderlust at The Standard Spa, Miami Beach from March 17 through 20. Founded in California an...

Home Prices Hit Post-Bust Lows In Most Big Cities

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON (AP, by Derek Kravitz) -- Home prices in a majority of major U.S. cities tracked by a private trade group have fallen to their lowest level...

'Standard' Waitresses Say They Were Fired For Not Being Tall Enough

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Two cocktail waitresses from the Standard hotel claim they were fired for not being "willowy, svelte and statuesque runway models", reports the Daily ...

PHOTOS: Best Bars In NYC 2010

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

It's been another big year in the world of New York nightlife, and as we look toward 2011, it's time to look back at the new bars and clubs that defin...

The Best Quotes from Art Basel, Day 1

Cator Sparks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Cator Sparks

I was trying to figure out an angle of coverage for this year's Art Basel that was more amusing than art or fashion but tossed in turn for nights tryi...

Artlog's Top Weekly Picks

Artlog | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Artlog

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

Ask Michael Cohen: Basel Tov!

Michael Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
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.

Where Should I Stay in Los Angeles?

David Dixon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
David Dixon

The options of quality independent hotels in Los Angeles are plentiful, distinct, and impressive. The first qualifier in LA is beach or city? The next is price.

14 Cool Neighborhood Hotels For Out-Of-Towners (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Grace Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The upcoming holidays don't need to be stressful when it comes to finding accommodations for friends and family, but whatever you do -- don't put them...

Tripping the Live Target

Melissa Berkelhammer | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Melissa Berkelhammer

Nothing could mentally prepare me for the block party extravaganza that was Target's Kaleidoscopic Fashion Spectacular, a celebration of their fall '10 collection.

REJECTED: Boom Boom Room Toughest Door In NYPost Experiment

New York Post | SUSANNAH CAHALAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The hardest place to get in was the star-studded Boom Boom Room, where celebs like Madonna and Marc Jacobs get down.The club denied all six of our cha...

PHOTOS: Internet Week Goes Glam At The Standard's Topguest Launch

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The Standard Hotel is known more for Fashion Week than for Internet Week, but that didn't stop new social media travel rewards program Topguest from h...

Phelps' Son Says "God Hates Fags" Church Could Turn Violent

Joe Cutbirth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Joe Cutbirth

Fred Phelps and his hateful clan spent this weekend in West Virginia taunting innocent families whose fathers, brothers and sons were buried alive in the Upper Big Branch mine disaster.

New York Fashion Week Parties: The Hot Spots That Defined The Week (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

New York Fashion Week is known as much for the parties as for the clothes, which means that there's an awful lot of focus on party spaces. Since ther...

Everybody Eats Where?

Mara Gibbs | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Mara Gibbs

New York is a fabulous restaurant town, maybe the best in the world, and there are so many places to discover and rediscover -- The Spotted Pig, The Breslin, The Standard Grill and more.

Whitney To Open Museum At Entrance To Highline, Designed Renzo Piano

nytimes.com | Carol Vogel | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Three years after reaching a tentative agreement with the city, the Whitney Museum of American Art is forging ahead with plans to build a second museu...

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...