Writings & Videos

(selected list)


Video and TV Performances

Dual Portrait
A Thirst
A Symptom of the Past
Taking a New Direction
Shadow Run
Time to Go Home
The Middle Distance (a one-act drama at Manhattan Repertory Theatre)
National television commercial for 9/11 Memorial Museum
Tribute video to designer Mario Buatta


New York Times
My Friend Lodovico
A Maestro Sets the Tone
In the Courtyard of Miracles and Wonders
In My Father’s House
A Red-Headed Clerk and the Resume Blues
Pictures at an Exhibition
The Divine Sarah’s Divine Statue
Time Gentlemen

Addicted to a Younger Man
How I Became a Reality Show Dupe

Fine Art Connoisseur
A Rescue
Reasons for Looking
A Possession that Possess Me
Natural Formations
Domestic Scenes of Tim Kennedy
The Boys Who Sailed Away

Gay & Lesbian Review
Falling in Lust
Swimming with Howard Moss
Last Night at the Web
Gore Vidal’s City and the Pillar
Island of Lost and Found Men
Hiding Behind Grindr
When Life Imitates a Movie Crush: Robby Benson
What Became of Chris?

Town & Country
Sounds of Silence

Art and Design Features

New York Times
Save the Frick Collection
Orpheus & Apollo Dismantled
A World Around Every Corner
How Many Dots on a Seurat
Paying the Price for a Little Night Music

Wall Street Journal
Medieval Art from Jerusalem

Boston Globe
Scent of a Masterpiece

Fine Art Connoisseur
Sites Specific: Plein Art Painting
Stanley Goldstein’s Domestic Scenes
Collecting Habits
Interior Worlds of Kenny Harris
Houghton House

Hacienda Ease
Piece of France
Masters of Modern

American Arts Quarterly
The Barnes Foundation: An Artful Resolution
The Gold Standard: Restoring the Luster to Norman Rockwell’s Studio:
Beaux Arts Atelier
Open Admissions: Yale University’s Art Gallery Goes Public
Building Friendships
Iliya Mirochnik


New York Times
Kurt From the Block
Living in a Concerto for Memorabilia and Strings

Town & Country
Brooke Shields
Iris Cantor

CBS Magazine
Roberto Bolle
Frederic Tcheng
Martin Cruz Smith
Charlie Baker
Charlotte St. Martin/Heather Hitchens
Linda Fargo

Fine Art Connoisseur
Leonard Riggio
Ted Kooser
India Hicks
Isaac Mizrahi
Daniel Boulud
John Pielmeier

American Arts Quarterly
Well-Versed In Life: Mary Oliver’s Poems Rhyme With Her Readers:
Alexey Steele: The New Cold War

Santa Fe New Mexican
Leon Gaspard in Taos
One More Roun
The Show Goes on with Kaye Ballard and Liliane Montevecchi

Reviews (books, art shows, buildings…)

New York Times Book Review
A Last Glass of Tea
Solitary Places
Sari of the Gods

Gay & Lesbian Review
Sagas of the City
A Scot on the Rocks: Alan Cumming

American Arts Quarterly
The Book of Ours
Staring into the Abyss: New York’s Downtown Art Fair
An Inside Look at the Outside
Fanfare for the Common Man: The Frick Welcomes Van Gogh’s Peasant
Unveiling a Masterpiece
Tales at the Rue Morgan
Christopher Stott
Finding the Wit in Whitney

Santa Fe New Mexican
Breakfast With Lucian

Plays and Dramas by me

What the Sun Reveals, performed at Fresh Fruit Theatre Festival, New York (May 2016)
The Perfect Dupe, performed at Big Apple Theatre Festival, New York (April 2016)
The Middle Distance, performed at Manhattan Repertory Theatre, New York (December 2016)
The Middle Ground, performed by Jewish Women’s Theatre, Los Angeles (July 2016)
In My Father’s House, performed by Jewish Women’s Theatre, Los Angeles (January 2016)
Poetic Justice, staged/directed reading at The Acting Studio, New York (January 2016); The Lambs, New York (March 2016)
Still Life, staged/directed reading Primary Stages, New York (April 2014)


Historic House
In Bas Relief
Sunday Drive Home
Painterly Effect
Desert Sighting
Off Marina del Rey
In Exurbia
Father In Neutral
Walking a Hallway to the Hotel Room
The Ancient Chinese Poets Often Parted on Mules


Architecture Without Rules: The Houses of Marcel Breuer & Herbert Beckhard (W.W. Norton)
Art In Public Places (City & Company)
From “The Man I Might Become” (Marlowe & Company)