Phaedra Brucato, Senior Art & Music Editor

ROSEN AND HOWARD FINALLY MAKE THE MOVE ON PROENZA SCHOULER

Rumors have been buzzing for over a year, and now the deal is finally sealed:  Theory’s Andrew Rosen and John Howard officially acquired a massive portion of Proenza Schouler’s shares from private equity firm Permira.   They will be backing the brand alongside Valentino Fashion Group, which has held a 45% stake since 2007. Luckily, despite …

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WHEN FASHION PRECEDES ART

When I walked into Leslie Thornton’s solo show at Winkleman Gallery earlier this year, I could tell in the blink of an eye that this would be my favorite exhibition this trip through the Chelsea galleries.  Thorton’s exhibition, titled “Binocular”, showed a series of videos that had two circles within each frame.  The first circle …

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