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Crafts Take A Giant Leap Forward

Elizabeth Sobieski | Posted 07.11.2016 | Arts
Elizabeth Sobieski

During the last few years, the oft-finicky art world seems to have developed an appreciation for arts that are often labeled crafts: innovative and skilled work in ceramics, beading, fabric, glass, wood and jewelry.

The Faithful Shopper: Department Stores Dressed for the Season

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 12.02.2015 | New York
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Faith Hope Consolo

New York's 2015 holiday windows are as festive and fantastical as ever! People come from far and wide to witness the spectacular scene and the ornate window displays carefully curated to show off holiday spirit and the latest merchandise.

What Do Chihuly, Rodin and Renoir Have in Common? Find Out at The Corning Museum of Glass

Cathy Chester | Posted 07.04.2016 | Travel
Cathy Chester

I enjoy reviewing destinations that are both accessible and fun. On a recent vacation we took in the Finger Lakes region of New York State we had a private tour of the beautiful Corning Museum of Glass. Not only is their new 100,000 square foot contemporary wing fully accessible, but it is breathtaking as well.

From Walls to Wheels: Driving Art in High Gear

Bruce Helander | Posted 06.19.2016 | Arts
Bruce Helander

Sir Alfred DiMora showed a special enthusiasm for cars at ten years old when he began to race miniature slot cars, which led to a genuine passion for the automobile. By the time he was thirteen, he dreamed of building his own car, and, like most genuine passions, simply would not let go until the goal was realized.

Hunter and Gatherer

Bruce Helander | Posted 06.15.2015 | Arts
Bruce Helander

I'm not sure that anyone really knows exactly when the habit of collecting was initiated, but I suspect that early humankind was at least near the front of the line to claim bragging rights.

Iconic Surfaces

Bruce Helander | Posted 05.18.2015 | Arts
Bruce Helander

In Casselman's case, the familiarity with textures, coupled with the thick, tactile, earthy nature of clay that he manipulated with rubber and metal-edged "ribs," naturally and eventually carried over to his unique approach to painting, which he has been exploring for over twenty-five years.

Ken Downing Rules at Splendor in the Garden Luncheon

Tara Solomon | Posted 04.21.2015 | Miami
Tara Solomon

The Senior VP and Fashion Director of Neiman Marcus is always entertaining and, as fashion show emcee at the fourth annual Splendor in the Garden luncheon at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, held on January 14, he was at his style showman best, keeping 350 of us ladies hanging on his every witty word.

Chihuly's Glistening Glassy Greatness

Tom Falco | Posted 03.12.2015 | Miami
Tom Falco

One of my favorite adventures is visiting Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden when Chihuly's work is featured. The gardens and the glass art work hand-in-hand.

Get Down to the Business of Owning the Road in the 2015 Dodge Challenger with a Visit to Kentucky's Maker's Mark

Rita Cook | Posted 02.13.2015 | Travel
Rita Cook

Want to turn heads this holiday season, get yourself into a 2015 Dodge Challenger. Or if you want to be the most loved person on the planet, perhaps buy that special someone the 2015 Dodge Challenger. However you want to do it, just consider the uber sexy 2015 Dodge Challenger, it's a ride you can't refuse.

Hunt Slonem's 'Bunnies' -- Another Slant on 'Hip-Hop' Culture

Bruce Helander | Posted 09.19.2014 | Arts
Bruce Helander

Hunt Slonem is arguably one of the most fascinating artists of our time. His celebrated career continues to perpetually move forward in leaps and bounds, with a remarkable schedule of museum and gallery exhibitions around the world attesting to the admiration and curatorial support his art has elicited.

Travel Enthusiast Andrew McCarthy Savors The Sights Of Seattle

Nadine Cheung | Posted 08.25.2014 | Travel

With just 24 hours in the Northwest, travel guru Andrew McCarthy made it his mission to pack the day full of the best bites, sights and sounds of Seat...

Artists' Assistants and the IRS

Daniel Grant | Posted 06.27.2014 | Arts
Daniel Grant

Not a trick question: Are artists' 'employees,' or are they 'independent contractors?' There are reasons why artists may want them to be a little bit of both. Many employers, including artists, prefer to forgo the paperwork and payment of employee taxes.

Seattle Man In Hot Water For Selling $128,000 Worth Of Fake Dale Chihulys

Posted 11.21.2013 | Arts

A Seattle man by the name of Michael Little is facing time in federal prison after selling generic glass sculptures as Dale Chihuly artworks, accordin...

Poster Boy

Bruce Helander | Posted 11.20.2013 | Arts
Bruce Helander

As those of you know from reading my observations on creativity, I have certainly penned plenty of film and book reviews, which often supplement my standard fare of art essays about talented artists that I admire.

A Ritual of Refreshing Restraint

Sanjay Surana | Posted 07.22.2013 | Travel
Sanjay Surana

I went to my first Japanese tea ceremony today. Actually, it was my first tea ceremony, period. Big whoop, you might think, except that six months ago I would have balked at such an opportunity. Before moving to Singapore last year, I was an avowed anti-tea-ite.

Amazing Sea Creatures Made From Glass

Posted 03.20.2013 | Arts

Despite harsh criticism from the art world, Las Vegas hotshot Dale Chihuly is one of the most popular artists of our time. Famous for his colorful, sh...

Watch: iPhone App Lets You Breathe To Create Art

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 12.06.2012 | Technology

The Chihuly app, a new iPhone application that launched Wednesday, allows users to create virtual blown glass by blowing into the phone's microphone. ...

Chihuly Garden and Glass, Seattle

Jenny Block | Posted 12.22.2012 | Arts
Jenny Block

Chihuly Garden and Glass plays homage to the remarkably inspired work of a man who simply doesn't believe in limitations in glass, in art, in beauty.


Posted 10.07.2012 | Arts

Do you recognize this cheery young artist, rocking adorable dimples and a Fair Isle sweater while taking a leisurely donkey ride round the Turkish des...

The Week In Arts & Culture

Posted 09.23.2012 | Arts

This week in arts and culture we caught a glimpse Rachel Maddow looking super 90's, Dale Chihuly's new exhibition and the latest craziness from the Be...

Dale Chihuly, Famous Glassblower, Is Back!

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 09.19.2012 | Arts

Whether you love or hate the glassblowing tour de force, Dale Chihuly is one of the most recognizable artists alive today. The Seattle-based entrep...

A Guide To Florida's Art Walks

Visit Florida | Posted 11.11.2012 | Travel
Visit Florida

The colorful vertical lines on the facade of the Robert Fontaine Gallery in the heart of Miami's Wynwood Arts District blend smoothly with the vivid street and graffiti art characteristic of the resurgent neighborhood.

Dale Chihuly's Elusive Boathouse in Seattle

Jenny Block | Posted 07.18.2012 | Arts
Jenny Block


PHOTOS: Five Things To Do In Denver This Week

Posted 06.18.2012 | Denver

There are plenty of events to attend for Tattered Cover Bookstore fans this week, Denver's annual Cherry Blossom Festival, The Addams Family Musical a...

Is This Man A Legitimate Artist?

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 05.25.2012 | Home

Dale Chihuly is one of the most controversial and successful artists working today. Ever since multiple injuries left him unable to physically create ...