AN IDLER’S DIARY
by Charlie Finch
I stepped out for a cup of coffee last Sunday morning and ran into Julian Laverdiere walking his bulldog, Virgil. The man who devised the "Towers of Light" memorial post 9/11 has left the conventional art world to design sets for Hollywood and make his own film. "What happened with Lehmann Maupin?" I asked. Julian shrugged his shoulders at the mention of his former gallery. "I should have stuck with Andrew Kreps."