Tom Mannausa has orchestrated a portfolio of real estate projects throughout the course of his career. His business acumen is balanced by unbridled creativity, as real estate developer Tom Mannausa is also a song writer and musician. Now he is undertaking development of Sarasota’s crown, The Jewel.
Over the past few years Carl has worked steadily on designing the first book exclusively on his work. While the book only showcases a fraction of his award winning projects, it traces a common bond throughout the rich diversity of his oeuvre. Abbott’s Architecture keeps Man closely connected with Nature.
From Parma Italy we visit with Luca Mamiani, the Italian designer who created Personal Identity. An innovative artist fond of elegance and beauty in all its forms he developed the concept of personal graphic identity, making a status symbol out of it.
For a decade Ines was “the image of fashion” in Italy. Her class and spontaneity in front of the camera served as an example and contributed to the changing image of women. Thanks to her a new profession was born that required not only beauty but intelligence and self irony.
K23 Yacht Charters’ brand new 92ft (28m) motor yacht was delivered in December 2011. Based on the Manatee River in Bradenton, FL, the Algorythm is the only 92′ luxury yacht available on the Gulf Coast. The latest yacht in the LSX 92 series from Lazzara she accommodates 8 overnight guests in 4 staterooms.
We boarded John & Denise Saputo’s 61′ Viking cruiser Golden Eagle III. Taking everything in I thought, “What a day we are going to have!” It was the Super Boat Grand Prix where I was enthralled by the boats whipping past, barely missing our turn boat and enjoying eye contact with the helicopter pilots blazing by within arms-reach.
Jack Dowd’s 27: Robert Johnson, Brian Jones, Alan Wilson, Jimi Hendrix, Jim Morrison, Janis Joplin, Jean Michel Basquiat, Ron Mckernan, Kurt Cobain and Amy Winehouse. Talented musicians all dying at age 27. 27 years is not a long life, hardly enough time to leave a mark that will not wash away faster than it was created.
One of the leading American pianists of his generation, Derek Han has dazzled audiences across six continents. Playing private performances for three presidents, his public performances have touched the lives of many, from Milan’s La Scala to New York’s Lincoln Center. Let’s meet this accomplished pianist.
May 12th Band Slam Benefiting Manatee Children’s Services. A different type of charity fundraiser is roaring its way into the Sarasota Bradenton International Convention Center. From blues to jazz to cover bands, see the Suncoast’s hottest bands under one roof. For more information visit www.manateechildrensservices.com.
“At age 12 I started attending opera performances. I started going to the opera because of a teacher who encouraged some of his students to do so. We figured it would be easier to go, than listen to him tell us to go. That’s how I was introduced to opera.”