Posts tagged Ari Seth Cohen

Gorgeous Gloves

I love when I ask someone if I can take their photograph and they proudly announce their age.I saw this stunning woman walking up Madison Avenue and after complimenting her gloves, I asked  if I could take her photo. She replied, “I’m 86” and said that although she doesn’t usually stop for photos on the street that it sounded like a cute idea. I started a page on Advanced Style with photos of other women who aren’t afraid to tell their age, CLICK HERE to check it out.

Advanced Style Video:Lynn Dell The Countess of Glamour

Here is Lina Plioplyte’s latest video for Advanced Style featuring Lynn Dell, owner of the Off Broadway Boutique. I hope you enjoy these small clips as much as we enjoy putting them together.

Ilona Royce Smithkin and her Mermaids

Today I went to visit my friend, 91 year old Ilona Royce Smithkin, to take a look at her mermaid drawings. Ilona has been drawing mermaids for about two years and she would like to make a book of them someday. I hope you enjoy them as much as I do. If you are interested in purchasing one email me at and I’ll contact Ilona for you.

Christophe de Menil

I shot this portrait of designer and art collector, Christophe de Menil for a jewelry series on Christophe, 78, designed the pieces above as part of a collection based on sea creatures. She told me that she is inspired by, ” Real things that have scary aspects, things that are insanely wonderful”. Check out more of Christophe de Menil’s inventive designs at .