No Palazzo Chupi in Bedford Falls

by Sandy Ikeda

Palazzo Chupi
(Photo by Erik J. Sommer)

This is artist and film-maker Julian Schnabel’s fantastical condo, “Palazzo Chupi,” a multi-story, candy-colored “palace” planted onto an old garage in the West Village in Manhattan. More on this in a moment. But first I’d like to talk about the Christmas classic, It’s a Wonderful Life. Continue reading