You’ve undoubtedly heard the work of musician and composer Scott Joplin, whose iconic compositions “The Entertainer” and the familiar “Maple Leaf Rag” are both celebrated pieces that solidified [...]
This labor of love for the unexpected becomes a kind of art in itself—one of patience and resolve that, as Josef Harris puts it, “takes your whole life to practice.”
“Because I’m not from here, there’s still this dissonance with St. Louis. I’ll never understand it fully, but I truly don’t think anyone really does.”
“If you’re a practical thinker, you shouldn’t do art. You don’t think practically about how to make your heart beat. It’s a necessity. Art is the necessity of your being.”
After meeting at New York’s Blue Hill at Stone Barns, the duo has developed their own restaurant in St. Louis, Vicia.