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Fly Deeper

Fly Deeper

I get asked — and often — for tips about St. Barth. So, I am going to start posting some of them here so that you can grab them when you need them....

Commission Commitment

Commission Commitment

When collectors ask artists, "Do you accept commissions?" the answer is usually, "Yes." However, a better answer is, "In theory. Let's take 5 minut...

Pride Not Prejudice

Pride Not Prejudice

I'd been developing studies for “Pride Not Prejudice” for quite sometime and during one of those studies, the longstanding movement to remove the C...

SBH: Cheeseburger in Paradise

There is a story that Jimmy Buffet wrote the song "Cheeseburger in Paradise" about eating a cheeseburger at Le Select in Gustavia.  When he wrote t...

SBH: In vino veritas

SBH: In vino veritas

As I mentioned in my basics post about St. Barth, this island is like the offspring of the best of France and the Caribbean. As such, it's only nat...

SBH: Say ahhhhhhhhh

SBH: Say ahhhhhhhhh

You didn't really think that I was going to miss out on a massage, did you? Nope! And neither should you! There are many spas here and they are all...

SBH: What time is it?

Set your clocks, phones, and watches to military time and be done with it. A maitre d' might confirm your reservation for "8 o'clock this evening" ...

SBH: What is it?

Simply, it's an island in the Caribbean, but it's so much more than than. I describe St. Barth as the child of the best of France and the Caribbean...

SBH: What's in a name?

Is it St. Barts, Saint Barth, or St. Bart's?  All of those are correct...in a fashion. The official name of the island is Saint Barthélemy. It was ...

SBH: Where to lay your head

SBH: Where to lay your head

There are many wonderful hotels on St. Barth, but I am not going to tell you about them. Whether you want to come here alone or with a large group,...

62 Days in Paradise

62 Days in Paradise

Everyone's definition of paradise is different. For me, it's some place where I can scuba dive, take too many photographs, have great food, and sel...

Halloween, Art, and History

Very happy to be taking part of the 250th Birthday Culture and Arts Festival at the Morris-Jumel Mansion in Upper Manhattan, New York, NY. Starting...