In this section you will find Fashion and Photography stories that are featured in our printed magazine.
I wonder if men and women really suit each other. Perhaps they should live next door and just visit. – KATHARINE HEPBURN
Passionate about texture and construction Norisol Ferrari speaks to Spirit & Flesh about personal challenges, victories and the importance of dressing for the life you want. Andrew Basile: How did you get drawn into a life of fashion? Norisol Ferrari: My older sister was trying to keep me out of trouble. She worked in aRead more
YELENA DEYNEKO: How did you become an actress, and why? STEPHANIE SZOSTAK: Just shy of being 30 years old, I found myself in my first acting class, Sondra Lee’s acting studio in NYC. Life took me from having a job at Chanel, to modeling, to doing commercials and finally to this small studio on 8thRead more
Yelena Deyneko: What roles suit you best? Cleopatra Coleman: I’m definitely a linear thinker. So any character that I can really get behind and figure out is probably going to be a role that suits me… But it’s hard to say. Just as long as I can make sense of their motivations. Get behind them.Read more
Christina Scherer has many interests: photography, film making, education and acting, and is currently starring in Nancy Meyers’ new film, The Intern, opposite two of Hollywood’s biggest stars, Anne Hathaway, and Robert De Niro. Spirit & Flesh speaks to Christina about how she manages to do all of this and still stay “right-sized”. HALEY LUX:Read more
photography by ADRIANNA FAVERO – www.adriannafavero.com – @adriannafavero (twitter and instagram) wardrobe styling by MIA TUCKER WILLIAMS – www.miatucker.com – instagram @miatuckerwilliams – twitter @miatuckerwill makeup up DAWN NICOLE – www.missdnicole.com – @missdnicole (instagram) – @missdnicole (twitter) hair styling by ANANDA KHAN at BIG LEO PRODUCTIONS – @anandakhan (instagram); represented by BIG LEO – @bigleoproductions (instagram) – @thedenatbigleoRead more
All of last year I was starring in a hit Broadway show called MOTOWN where I got to portray one of pop histories most iconic women of all time, Diana Ross.
Renée Fleming speaks to Andrew Basile about her life in and beyond opera. ANDREW BASILE: What are you most passionate about? RENÉE FLEMING: This will come as no surprise: I’m passionate about singing, but I don’t mean just classical or opera. I love great vocalism in virtually every style, whether it’s gospel, jazz, bluegrass orRead more
Supermodel turned cosmetics mogul, Iman epitomizes the concept of owning it each and every day. Presiding over the court of high fashion as an elegant beacon alongside her husband, rock icon and cultural barometer David Bowie, Iman is the embodiment of an ideal once thought to exist only in designers’ dreams. She’s that rare bird whoRead more
Spirit & Flesh: What inspired your story? Chris Grosser: Well the story was really the idea of the stylist, she approached me with the idea of a sexy day at home story and I was into it. Together we came up with a mood board, location and the team. S&F: What was the collaboration betweenRead more
Parties, intimate dinners, and gala openings can be like a game of chess; you have to think several moves ahead of your worthy opponent to make checkmate. In this game, the first move is all important… start with… RED. First Step: When achieving the perfect red lipstick look, make sure to use cream or liquidRead more
Josef Rodriguez: You play a great role in Grey’s Anatomy, and most likely your career will thrive after your performance. How did you get to where you are today? Kelly McCreary: Hard work and stubborn will! Just kidding, kind of. I toiled for many years in New York City, doing plays, readings, workshops, and theRead more
Louisiana swamps are lush, rich, gelatinously muddy. They digest things that are already dead and wake those that haven’t yet lived. Tossed into the wet, a fallen leaf becomes mulch while a rice seed becomes a thin green stalk. Swamps set life up and break it down. Claimed from the wetlands, New Orleans exists inRead more
Josef Rodriguez: You started your career in mostly Disney films, but have recently moved into more independent horror films like “Piranha 3DD”, “Mr. Brooks”, and “The Ward”. What inspired this change of direction and what attracts you to horror and thriller films as an actress? Danielle Panabaker: I’ve been fortunate enough to work in aRead more