Marja’s east village underground dinners for friends evolved from an intimate kitchen club to a thriving restaurant.

In 1990 The Kitchen Club was a pioneer in Nolita, what was to become the most fashionable neighborhood in NYC.

Known for its sumptuous European-Japanese cuisine, The Kitchen Club &Chibi's Bar  became an iconic destination for discerning international diners and art and fashion royalty such as Lou Reed & Laurie Anderson, Macolm McLaren, Zaha Hadid, Bjork, Catherine Denueve, Inez and Vinoodh…to name a few.


NOW  ….                                                                             Food for thought / Photographing /Cooking up a Storm/Art