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Amy Barkow: Ink on Paper

Shana Nys Dambrot | Posted 03.01.2014 | Arts
Shana Nys Dambrot

Amy Barkow would like you to read between the lines. She'd also like you to contemplate the shape of the space between those lines.

Curate NYC 2013 Celebrates New York City as the Hub of the World Art Market

Anthony Papa | Posted 02.03.2014 | Arts
Anthony Papa

For the third year, culture creators Brian Tate and Danny Simmons have successfully staged Curate NYC. The project offers free curatorial reviews, public exposure, and exhibition opportunities to visual artists across New York City.

New York Art 'Treasure 5 Pointz Wins a Temporary Restraining Order

Anthony Papa | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Anthony Papa

Last Thursday, a judge issued a 10-day temporary restraining order to the graffiti artists who have filed a lawsuit in an attempt to save the art they painted on 5 Pointz, the "graffiti mecca" of the art world, by stopping the demolition of the buildings located in Long Island City, Queens.

4 Top LES Shows: Jonathan Allen, David Gilbert, Tomaz Hipolito and Matthew Craven

Jonathan Beer | Posted 12.15.2013 | Arts
Jonathan Beer

The DIY spirit of the Lower East Side neighborhood almost always provides refreshing contrast against the polish and politeness of Chelsea.

Possibility Junkie: Keeping Hope Alive

Andrea Sluchan | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Andrea Sluchan

That Guitar Man's background as told in Possibility Junkie is Ippolito's story. His rise to fame as That Guitar Man from Central Park is unique -- there are no other buskers making a living playing in one place for as long as he has been.

Insanely Detailed Sand Castle Pops Up In The Middle Of NYC

Posted 08.05.2013 | Arts

If you can't go to the beach, bring the beach to you. That's the logic that guided artist Matt Long in his recent pop-up art installation in New York ...

Not Just Talk - The Carmen Mathis Show

Sandra Kwesi Cameron | Posted 07.09.2013 | Entertainment
Sandra Kwesi Cameron

The Carmen Mathis Show is a half hour variety/talk show on the public access cable station Manhattan Neighborhood Network (MNN).

SLOW ART: Brian Eno Exhibition Takes Over NYC

The Huffington Post | Travis Korte | Posted 05.06.2013 | Arts

Some artists demand your attention; Brian Eno also wants your patience. The legendary English musician and producer challenges audiences with lengthy ...

Happy Birthday, Keith Haring!

Posted 05.06.2013 | Arts

In honor of Keith Harings' 55th birthday, we are revisiting a post originally published last year honoring the late artist's life and work. Today i...

Studio View: Painter Amir H. Fallah

Hilary Harkness | Posted 06.30.2013 | Arts
Hilary Harkness

The pristine serenity of his studio space, encompassing the rough, splintery imagery in his paintings, is like a platinum setting of a Tiffany's solitaire engagement ring where the diamond has been discarded and replaced with a jagged collection of shards of glass eyeballs.

SEEN AND HEARD: The Best Quotes From 'NYC 1993' Opening

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 03.19.2013 | Arts

Our new series, "Seen and Heard," introduces the best quotes and snapshots from the past week's art exhibits. From hilariously ignorant to downright e...

Dharma Salon: The Warhol Exhibit at the Met

Catherine Ingram | Posted 02.17.2013 | Arts
Catherine Ingram

Warhol's peculiar, vapid genius, along with his obsessions with fame, money, and youth, presaged Facebook, American Idol, the Kardashians, and the thousands of online and print organs dedicated to trumpeting every blasphemous burble and trivial pursuit of celebrities.

WATCH: 'Discovering Columbus' Artist Talks Inspiration; Bloomberg Snipes At Reporter

Posted 09.20.2012 | New York

Following the official unveiling of "Discovering Columbus" in New York City on Wednesday, MyBlockNYC provides an inside look at the inspiration behind...

LOOK: Artist Creates Contemporary Living Room Encircling Columbus Statue

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 09.19.2012 | New York

With the unveiling of artist Tatzu Nishi's latest installation on Wednesday, New York City's iconic Christopher Columbus statue could be seen in consi...

Irving Penn Once Said, "If They Don't Copy You, You're No Good!"

Vicky Tiel | Posted 08.15.2012 | Arts
Vicky Tiel

The Met was our first destination as the Gertrude Stein family collection was the highlight of the year, or perhaps of the decade.

Happy Birthday Keith Haring!

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 05.11.2012 | Arts

Today is the birthday of Pop-street art darling Keith Haring. The artist, who mastered the rare combination of super happy and super cool, would turn ...

Celebrity Photographer Uli Weber's Portraits Come to New York

Kirsten Chilstrom | Posted 06.02.2012 | New York
Kirsten Chilstrom

Until April 14, the Ten 43 gallery in Manhattan is featuring the work of acclaimed European photographer Uli Weber, concentrating on his signature creative portraiture.

Feminist Zinefest in Brooklyn

Jenna Henry Hansen | Posted 04.22.2012 | New York
Jenna Henry Hansen

Zines are usually found at small, independent bookstores, but zinefests are a popular way to sell, swap and share resources. I chatted with co-organizer Elvis Bakaitis to find out more about the Feminist Zinefest.

Tim McHenry Is Stimulating Brainwaves at the Rubin Museum of Art

Andrew Blackmore-Dobbyn | Posted 04.02.2012 | New York
Andrew Blackmore-Dobbyn

As Shelley and Donald Rubin walked through the old Barney's store at the corner of 7th Avenue and West 17th Street in Chelsea, they knew that they had found the future home for their extensive collection of Himalayan art.

Curate NYC Unveils 150 Winning Works of Art

Anthony Papa | Posted 02.01.2012 | New York
Anthony Papa

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Lucas Kavner

Mysterious New York Skywriting Freaks Everyone Out

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucas Kavner | Posted 12.10.2011 | New York

NEW YORK -- On an unseasonably warm Sunday afternoon on Pier 6 in Brooklyn, hundreds of people craned their necks and looked up toward the sky at a cr...

Brooklyn Photographer Zooms In On Bicyclists

Turnstyle | Posted 09.27.2011 | New York
Turnstyle

Photo Credit: Dmitry Gudkov/Turnstyle "This is Sheryl and her Hello Kitty beach cruiser," says #BikeNYC blogger Dmitry Gudkov. SEE MORE PHOTOS>> Or...

Highly Specific : Julien Gardair's Installation at the Invisible Dog in Brooklyn

Anne Couillaud | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Anne Couillaud

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Artlog's Top Art & Culture Picks

Artlog | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Artlog

Linda Benglis' New Museum retrospective puts breadth and substance behind the artist's much-debated (and maligned) '74 Artforum advertisement, in which she poses naked with a double-headed dildo.

Artlog's Top Art & Culture Picks

Artlog | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Artlog

MoMA's exhibition of Warhol films brings you face-to-face with the likes of Allen Ginsberg, Lou Reed, and Dennis Hopper -- time creeping by in slow-motion silence.