As if he didn’t have a busy enough year, Steven Spielberg is plunging into yet another project: a restaurant with Disney’s Jeffrey Katzenberg. Called Dive!, it will open in May in Los Angeles’s Century City mall. It promises to be the theme restaurant to beat all theme restaurants — it’ll look like a big submarine, the menu features submarine sandwiches and the bar stools will be fake torpedoes.
Although the CFDA doesn’t want to go Hollywood for this year’s awards, the council has asked Rosie O’Donnell to honor Adidas, Converse, Keds, Reebok and Nike for the sneaker, which is being cited for its “uniquely American influence on the world of fashion.”
The reviews of his show may not have been good, but David Salle has one big fan. When his exhibit opened at the Gagosian gallery recently, one of the paintings featured in the catalog never made it to the show. That’s because Ronald Perelman bought it before the show opened.