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82nd & Fifth: OPEN-MINDED by Navina Haidar

The Metropolitan Museum of Art | Posted 04.16.2013 | Arts
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

This folio from a manuscript illustrates a Hindu epic, the story of Krishna. However, the painting was made for a Muslim patron, Akbar, the emperor of...

82nd & Fifth: THE GEEKY SIDE by Melanie Holcomb

The Metropolitan Museum of Art | Posted 04.16.2013 | Arts
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Curator Melanie Holcomb argues that this medieval textbook--a commentary on the Bible--is a work of art that beats any modern-day equivalent. "It's as...

The Next Pope

Max Freeman | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Max Freeman

Just make Sinead O'Connor pope. Do it now. She'll do more to better your public image on day one than Benedict did to harm it all these years. Let her canonize Pussy Riot--they deserve it. Let her put the bishops under the nuns' jurisdiction at last--they're better than you.

82nd & Fifth: PENSIVE by Soyoung Lee

The Metropolitan Museum of Art | Posted 04.13.2013 | Arts
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

"It is a figure that is contemplating and invites me to come and think with it." -Soyoung Lee on a mid-7th century Pensive Bodhisattva Come think wi...

82nd & Fifth: FINE DINING by Chris Lightfoot

The Metropolitan Museum of Art | Posted 04.13.2013 | Arts
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

"It's the smaller objects that really speak to you directly as an individual, as a person." -Chris Lightfoot on an Imperial Roman silver spoon and for...

82nd & Fifth: ALTERED STATES by Nadine Orenstein

The Metropolitan Museum of Art | Posted 04.13.2013 | Arts
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

"For me a great work of art is something that goes beyond the image it's depicting." -Nadine Orenstein on Rembrandt's Christ Crucified between the Two...

82nd & Fifth: MODERN LIVING by Amelia Peck

The Metropolitan Museum of Art | Posted 04.13.2013 | Arts
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

"This was my first step into modernism, which after this I began to appreciate more and more." -Amelia Peck on Frank Lloyd Wright's living room from t...

82nd & Fifth: WINNERS AND LOSERS by Xavier Salomon

The Metropolitan Museum of Art | Posted 04.13.2013 | Arts
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

"Tiepolo's style, and the same is true for opera, is that more is more." -Xavier Salomon on Giovanni Battista Tiepolo's The Triumph of Marius Set in...

82nd & Fifth: PRIME OF LIFE by Alisa LaGamma

The Metropolitan Museum of Art | Posted 04.13.2013 | Arts
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

"She's completely at ease and staring down any kind of gaze." -Alisa LaGamma on a Fang female reliquary In the early twentieth century, this Fang rel...

82nd & Fifth: STRING THEORY by Jayson Kerr Dobney

The Metropolitan Museum of Art | Posted 04.13.2013 | Arts
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

"I listen to him play and I just get this profound respect." -Jayson Kerr Dobney on a guitar created by Hermann Hauser for Andrès Segovia Watch a 19...

82nd & Fifth: FAITH by Luke Syson

The Metropolitan Museum of Art | Posted 04.13.2013 | Arts
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Rotate Rossellino's Madonna and Child with Angels 180 degrees to see details such as the "swirling snowstorm of seraphim" in which Curator Luke Syson delights.

'The 3 Bits': Our Queer Web Series About Sex, Love, Booze, Drugs, Friendship, Family And Amazing Acts Of Stupidity (VIDEO)

Margaret Singer | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Margaret Singer

We haven't told our moms that we're making a Web series, because we sort of hope they never see it. Not really their cup of tea. It's more like the tea that would make them cry and wring their hands and wish we'd turned out better.

The Abandon: Ready for Prime Time

Yvonna Russell | Posted 04.02.2013 | Black Voices
Yvonna Russell

The Abandon is the story of five men who leave the city on a weekend camping retreat, only to find out via Twitter that aliens have landed back home, and they're not friendly.

Online Video Is Reinventing the Future of Broadcast

Bryan Elliott | Posted 03.30.2013 | Entertainment
Bryan Elliott

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YouTube Stars Bring Long Form Content to Life With Help From Kickstarter

Shira Lazar | Posted 03.17.2013 | Technology
Shira Lazar

Filmmaking duo Brandon and Freddie joined What's Trending to talk about plans for the new 6-episode season, funding long-form projects through Kickstarter and their predictions for what 2013 holds for the world of entertainment.

Why Aren't You Watching This Web Series?!?: Homo Thugs

Maria Heinegg | Posted 02.20.2013 | Comedy
Maria Heinegg

The streets have been calling. They have been yearning. Nay. The streets have been aching for for a web series comedy that addresses all of the sexiness behind the gay undertones in the day to day lives of two certified Brooklyn hoodlums.

"Trapped in the Closet" Stars Rolando & LeShay Boyce Speak

Bryan Cain-Jackson | Posted 01.19.2013 | Entertainment
Bryan Cain-Jackson

I recently had the pleasure of chatting over the phone with "Trapped" stars Rolando and LeShay T. Boyce. They are best known for their roles in the series as Cathy and Rufus -- the couple whose relationship drama seems insurmountable.

'Battlestar Galactica' Spinoff Finally Has Premiere Date: Too Little, Too Late?

Maureen Ryan | Posted 01.23.2014 | TV
Maureen Ryan

By the gods, what took so frakking long?

Why Aren't You Watching This Web Series?!?: Gayle

Maria Heinegg | Posted 12.23.2012 | Comedy
Maria Heinegg

Gayle is a satiric tale of an upper-class woman named Gayle Waters-Waters who will stop at nothing to be the perfect, high-achieving housewife.

Why Aren't You Watching This Web Series?!?: The Maria Bamford Show

Maria Heinegg | Posted 10.12.2012 | Comedy
Maria Heinegg

If you do not know who Maria Bamford is, relax. It'll be fine. But, just quickly, OH MY GOD, YOUR WHOLE LIFE IS ABOUT TO IMPROVE.

Felicia Day Chats Live About 'The Guild,' 'Dr. Horrible' Sequel and Running Her Own YouTube Network (VIDEO)

Shira Lazar | Posted 12.09.2012 | TV
Shira Lazar

Since "The Guild" launched its highly anticipated sixth season last week, famed video gamer Ms. Day now has a bit more time to devote to her favorite hobby, but that's not to say she isn't busy taking new media by storm.

CSI Creator Anthony Zuiker Launches Cybergeddon Interactive Yahoo! Series

Shira Lazar | Posted 12.08.2012 | TV
Shira Lazar

Anthony Zuiker may have created the venerable CSI franchise, but he says that we're way past forensics now. It's all about cybercrime.

'Shit Girls Say' Creators on Viral Success and New Book (VIDEO)

Shira Lazar | Posted 11.28.2012 | Books
Shira Lazar

Learn about the beginnings of the "Shit Girls Say" phenomenon from the fake girls behind it!

The Extra-ordinary Lives of Ordinary Women

Ashley Bush and Raphaela Sapire | Posted 11.21.2012 | Women
Ashley Bush and Raphaela Sapire

We are road tripping across the country capturing extra-ordinary Americana in a Web series; we want to inspire young women to dream beyond what they know by highlighting women who have built their careers around their passions.

Brennan Williams

Filmmaker Aims To Bring Harlem To Forefront In New Web Series

HuffingtonPost.com | Brennan Williams | Posted 09.14.2012 | Black Voices

With the emergence of scripted television programing shifting across digital platforms, actor and filmmaker Al Thompson has intentions on being in the...