Edmund de Waal, author of “The Hare With Amber Eyes,” which retraces the adventures of a family collection of netsuke, has filled Manhattan’s Gagosian Gallery on Madison Avenue with his porcelain pots.
Starwood Property Trust Inc., a real estate investment trust with access to capital, lacked in-house management for its single-family rental homes. Waypoint Real Estate Group, one of the first large rental-house investors, was stymied this year when it tried raise money by going public. Now the two companies are getting together.
At a small Wisconsin college called Westish, a gifted shortstop named Henry Skrimshander is about to tie a record for errorless games when his throw to first goes awry and beans a teammate in the dugout.
As I talk to Anna Somers Cocks on a terrace overlooking a trio of 16th-century churches by Andrea Palladio, a cruise ship the size of a New York City block floats surreally through the Giudecca Canal right in front of us.