Getty Center, Paris: Life and Luxury

This evening I attended a special premiere at The Getty Center. This temporary exhibition, Paris: Life & Luxury, focuses on Paris during the mid-18th century.   Objects on display include artwork, books, furniture, clocks,jewelry, clothing, candlesticks and musical instruments.  The show runs from April 26th –August7th, 2011   . –Jimmy  


Sam Nazarian and his SBE Group have another amazing property in Los Angeles.  The Redbury Hotel opened recently near the corner of Hollywood and Vine.  Last night, I had a tour of this 57-room property from their general manager.  Super cool rooms!  I viewed a two-bedroom suite.  It had a kitchen, two bathrooms, a washer and dryer, hip décor and a phonograph player with a nice selection of vinyl records. All their rooms have a balcony, and this particular room had a view of the Hollywood Sign, The Walk of Fame, and Capitol Records.   Downstairs, they have their popular restaurant, Cleo.  Everything Nazarian touches turns to gold.  His group also has four Katsuya restaurants, Hyde Lounge, The SLS Hotel with 

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