July 2015


Paolo Calvento is a concierge at the Bowery Hotel in Lower East Side, New York. I took some of his time to talk about Wes Anderson, peculiar guest requests and his numerous but modest tattoos.

There’s really only one type of city backpacks worth paying attentionto:feather-light, rain-friendly and allowing for a seven-second water bottleretrieval. Everything else is just a buzz. ThisRawrowbackpack seems to be doing very well with all those things.