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Making Space Solutions for Making Arts and Culture

Lane Harwell | Posted 07.14.2014 | Arts
Lane Harwell

For others focused on making space solutions for arts and culture, I believe there is as yet untapped opportunity for building relationships both within and across sectors.

I Testify for Increasing Our City's Cultural Affairs Budget -- Join Me

Lane Harwell | Posted 05.12.2014 | New York
Lane Harwell

I, for one, advocate increasing the DLCA budget over prior years so the agency might include new groups in its funding portfolio. An increased allocation to DCLA could help arts and culture to better serve more New Yorkers in more of our geographies and contribute to a more equitable New York.

Rene Ricard, 1946 - 2014: Painter, Poet, Star of Chelsea Girls, Art Critic Who Discovered Basquiat and Long-time Chelsea Hotel Resident

Ed Hamilton | Posted 04.07.2014 | Arts
Ed Hamilton

Rene was probably the most famous remaining member of the (now seriously depleted) Chelsea Hotel community. And no account of the history of the Chelsea Hotel, or of its famous creative energy, is complete without him.

The Eternal Conceptual: John Bauer's Practice

Bettina Gilois | Posted 11.19.2013 | Arts
Bettina Gilois

John Bauer grew up immersed in the primal, face to face with the concept of the infinite, as a surfer raised in the beach culture of La Jolla, in Southern California. To hear him describe his experience of the ocean is to glimpse the conceptual existentialism in his work.

The Songs of Dory Previn To Be Celebrated at New York's Vineyard Theatre

Holly Cara Price | Posted 08.13.2013 | Arts
Holly Cara Price

Legendary American singer-songwriter, playwright and poet Dory Previn passed away last year at age 86. Born Dorothy Veronica Langan in 1925, her long ...

WATCH: 5-Year-Old Painting Prodigy Gets Second NYC Show

Posted 06.15.2012 | New York

5-year-old Australian painting prodigy Aelita Andre will once again have a solo show at Chelsea's Agora Gallery. The "youngest professional painter...

Enough Of Avedon?

Alexander Adler | Posted 07.09.2012 | Arts
Alexander Adler

Known as one of the 20th century's leading fashion photographers and portraitists, Richard Avedon retained an uncanny ability to garner quite unique, sublimely frank expressions from his subjects.

Blogologues Proves That the Internet and Live Theatre Can Live in Harmony

Ross Luippold | Posted 07.05.2012 | Comedy
Ross Luippold

Blogologues enforces the idea that the reason homemade online content is undeniably intoxicating is that its very nature commands attention and hopefully, communication. it finds the humanity in something that could easily be disposable.

Nir Hod, the Artist Behind the Genius Children, Unveils Mother

Annie Fabricant | Posted 05.27.2012 | Arts
Annie Fabricant

This Wednesday 28th at Paul Kasmin the 41 year old Israeli-born artist will present his new body of work, entitled Mother. A series of ten large paintings, they reference the famously heart-wrenching Holocaust photograph of Nazi soldiers clearing out the Warsaw Ghetto in 1943.

EXPELLED | Posted 04.18.2012 | New York

MANHATTAN -- The National Arts Club board voted Thursday night to expel its embattled former president O. Aldon James from the membership of the 113-y...

New York Debut For Ai Weiwei's 'Sunflower Seeds'

Posted 01.03.2012 | New York

Ai Weiwei's "Sunflower Seeds" is set for its New York debut Saturday at the Mary Boone Gallery. The installation originally premiered at The Tate in L...

2011: The Year In NY Arts And Culture

Posted 12.30.2011 | New York

Whether you were rocking out with MGMT inside the Guggenheim's famous rotunda or hopping aboard a vintage, 1920's subway train via Boardwalk Empire, c...

Pitchfork Planning New York Festival

Posted 12.13.2011 | New York

Pitchfork is planning to take on the New York music scene with a CMJ-esque festival in February 2012. The online music publication has teamed up with ...

Performance Artist Plans To Give Birth In Bushwick Gallery

Posted 12.07.2011 | New York

​Now that Facebook has decided to publish a timeline that includes all of our online goings-on since birth, we wonder what a tangible chronicle of t...

PHOTOS: Matthew Barney's Ancient Symbols

Posted 11.25.2011 | Arts

Matthew Barney's latest exhibit, "DJED," at the Gladstone Gallery explores Egyptian conceptions of the afterlife that Barney first tackled in his 2010...

Patti Smith To Artists: Don't Come To New York

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Musician and author Patti Smith had some sound advice for fledgling artists thinking of moving to New York: don't. According to Vanishing New York,...