Issey Miyake, the old ladies of jazz, impressionists, last book bought: Verdure! Italian Vegetables. Before that: Anne Vallayer-Coster, Painter to the Court of Marie-Antoinette. Love Polaroid cameras and photography, possess film cameras [Rollei, Contax]. I actually use my iPhone camera. Last gift I received: How to Make Your Own Pinhole Camera [kit]; before that,etching, Sabine Rauth, Vienna;and comps CD, Erika Wolfe [Oslo]. Last crushing experience: the Audi I want is not imported to the US [diesel, manual, gets 54 mpg]. Next thing I want to buy: silk & cotton "burlap" colored blazer at Territory Ahead. What I wore today: brown loafers, dark patterned Italian leather belt; starchy checked shirt, heavy dark twill cotton slacks. I am most proud of : my paintings.