The Truth About Chupi: “We have now learned, on the…

"We have now learned, on the word of a source extremely close to artist/filmmaker Julian Schnabel — about as close as you can get, as a matter of fact — what Palazzo Chupi, the enigmatic name of his new, hot-pink high-rise on W. 11th St., really means. According to the source, it is Schnabel’s term of endearment for his current wife, and is derived from Chupa Chups, a popular brand of European lollipop owned by a multinational corporation." [Villager]For more stories from Curbed, go to

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