Archive for the ‘people’ Category

Out of semi-retirement (& not just me)

January 2020

My kind of interview: Great subject, no phone involved.

A seed catalog, come to life

October 2017

I always thought Jeff and Adina Bialas do couture farming. The story turned out to be richer than that. 

Brave new kitchen (no room for cooking)

April 2002

New York Times

John Pawson is a name that carries as much weight in food circles as Alain Ducasse does at Home Depot. Architects instantly recognize him as a master of minimalism. But cooks, even those outfitted with everything by Alessi, are not thinking of him — or any other designer — when they light up the stove. Apparently all that is about to change. (more…)