The New York Times’ City Room blog reports excited news for thrill seekers and adventure enthusiasts. Friends of the High Line, the managing group of the park, is reportedly in talks with famed artist Jeff Koons and the details are sure to terrify. In a good way. Indeed, the commission in question will not be one of Koons’ signature balloon animal sculptures but rather a replica of a 1943 Baldwin 2900 train locomotive, in its full size, dangling over the walkway from a crane.
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New York Jets owner and Haute 100 lister Woody Johnson reenforced his support of quarterback Mark Sanchez. Johnson spoke to ESPN and the Daily News at the NFL owners meetings and said, “We have, obviously, a lot of confidence in Mark. We wouldn’t have signed him to an extension if we didn’t have great confidence in his ability, particularly in the New York market.”
Last night, Mar. 26, marked the premiere of the late Jules Massenet’s “Manon” at The Metropolitan Opera House. Sponsored by Yves Saint Laurent, the premiere drew haute guests including Emma Roberts, January Jones, Emmy Rossum, Amber Heard of “The Rum Diary” and Chloe Moretz from “Hugo”.