Parsons School of Design alumnus with a BFA in fashion, who has worked in the menswear industry for several years. Past lives have been in the East Village and Lower East Side of Manhattan; more recently transplanted to Harlem. Currently living in a 1907 "French flat," an Edwardian era middle-class apartment.
We are always looking out for interesting architectural details in the neighborhood and came across these green lions on West 148th Street. The prewar building was a recent condo conversion that apparently sold out and the developers did a great job in restoring the details. Lions appear to be a popular motif in Harlem but we have also found couple of griffins in the past: LINK