US digs:West Village
Visa:Isn’t that a credit card? (I’m a dual citizen).
Why I’m here:There’s no better time to move to the beating heart of global finance than when a recession hits.
Best thing about being here:Whatever you want, whenever you want. Well, almost.
Favourite local restaurant:Buvette for the prosecco and aligot and Jeffrey’s for the brisket sandwich.
Wine of the moment:La Spinetta Il Colorino de Casanova (Tuscany). Sensuous and full bodied, much like its namesake.
U.S. Digs: Venice, Los Angeles
Visa: Greencard – went in the Lottery and won!
Why I’m here: I’m working on my first collection of short stories.
Best thing about being here:The MOMA, Guggenheim, and The Frick are places of colour, calm and inspiration.
Occupation: director and Editor of Billabout / Director and Producer http://vimeo.com/16510584
Aussie Hometown: Claireville, NSW
U.S. Digs: West Village, NYC
Why I’m here: My Mum and Dad turned my room at home into a storage unit.
Best thing about being here: There is so much happening here everyday that there’s no time to dwell on problems or insecurities. Get on with it!
Why I’m here:Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.
Best thing about being here:Feeling inspired every day.
Favorite New Yorker:Iris Apfel.