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Art New York Springs to Life on Pier 94

Bruce Helander | Posted 05.02.2016 | Arts
Bruce Helander

Damien Hirst, Psalm 23: Dominus Regit 3, 2008, Butterflies, household glass on canvas, 18 in. diameter (45.7 cm). Courtesy SmithDavidson. (Amsterdam):...

New Animation-Inspired Art Show Will Make You Yearn For Saturday Morning Cartoons

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 10.06.2014 | Arts

You know that moment where Wile E. Coyote, in pursuit of Road Runner, runs right off a cliff and, for just a second before he falls, hovers there, lev...

Life Narratives: Doris's Apartment

A.J. Condeelis | Posted 09.01.2014 | Arts
A.J. Condeelis

Over the weekend, I was helping a friend sort through decades -- actually almost half a century -- belongings of a woman named Doris. I never met Doris. But I learned a lot about her life and personality by spending hours in her $130 a month rent controlled fourth floor walk-up.

'Remember Roy E. Disney' Shines a Spotlight on Walt's nephew, who saved the Walt Disney Company Not Once but Twice

Jim Hill | Posted 11.24.2013 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

So it was Walt who dreamed up the Disney Company. And it was his older brother Roy O. who repeatedly found the funds necessary to turn Walt's dreams into reality.

Political Art From The 18th Century To Today

Posted 09.27.2012 | Arts

Ever since the dawn of elections in the United States, there have been members of both ends of the political spectrum who have sought to voice their o...

Should Science Crack the Humor Code?

Peter McGraw and Joel Warner | Posted 07.31.2012 | Comedy
Peter McGraw and Joel Warner

Comedy works, so why bother poking around under its hood? Maybe it's time to move on to other, more serious subjects. Or maybe not.

Who Gives The Best Info? A Short History Of Information Design

Paula Scher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Paula Scher

Last month, FAST COMPANY magazine published the best info-graphics of the year from their design blog. The choice was derived from FC's own postings o...

No Credit Cards Accepted Here -- Wise Move!

Betsy Perry | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Betsy Perry

I don't know what dinner at Sette Mezzo costs because my friend George obviously gets a bill sent home monthly. But one would never know from this restaurant that we've fallen on hard times — or is it possible they're eating out of nervousness?

Pink Socks & Patent Leather Shoes -- a Madison Avenue Art Walk

Mark Wiener and Linda DiGusta | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Mark Wiener and Linda DiGusta

If the gracious and pricey Upper East Side is the Gold Coast of Manhattan, then Madison Avenue is the waterfront for art lovers.