'Andy M. Sachs' on Serious Eats

'Sup, Homeslice: We Talk to Andy Sachs, the Artist Who Painted Dom DeMarco

Two weeks ago, we showed you the new portrait of Dom DeMarco that now hangs in Di Fara. Today, we talk to Andy Sachs, the artist who painted it. —The Mgmt. There's obviously a lot of attention to detail in that painting. How long have you been a regular at Di Fara, and how long did you have to study Dom's ways to capture his likeness so well? I've been a loyal fan ever since I moved back to Brooklyn (from Plainview, Long Island) in 2001. I had a blind date who recognized that I lived only a few blocks... More

Photo of the Day: Life Imitates Art Imitates Life

Click me bigger » Not much to say here. Just got back from a Slice–Serious Eats field trip to Di Fara. I'm embarrassed to admit this, but until earlier this afternoon four of the seven people in this office were Di Fara virgins. Unacceptable. Anyway, they're not anymore—and I'll be gathering their thoughts and posting them here by end of day. Until then, amuse yourselves with this photo. I haven't been to Di Fara since mid March, and since then it seems this nice piece of artwork has taken up pride of place on the side of Dom's oven.... More

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