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Pharrell And Spike Lee Are Joining Forces At The Apollo

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 05.27.2014 | Black Voices

Mark your calendars, because on June 3, Pharrell Williams will be performing at Harlem's legendary Apollo Theater for an interactive concert directed ...

The Real Differences Between New York City And Los Angeles

Phyllis Sues | Posted 02.12.2014 | Fifty
Phyllis Sues

Being born is one thing. Being born in NYC in 1923 is the best thing! That year has colored my entire life. To be a part of the Broadway scene in 1944 and to dance in the Shubert Theater and walk through stage door 6, nights and matinees. That was living!

PHOTOS: Performance Art In Manhattan 1970-1980

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 10.30.2013 | New York

A new exhibition opening on Thursday at the Whitney Museum invites New Yorkers to explore a grim, yet powerful period of performance art that flourish...

Banksy Really Doesn't Like One WTC

Posted 10.28.2013 | New York

In a rejected New York Times op-ed posted on his site, Banksy slammed the design of One World Trade Center, calling it "vanilla" and "the biggest eyes...

Theater Designed For Shakespeare, Classics Finds Home In Brooklyn

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 12.23.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — NEW YORK (AP) — New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, director Julie Taymor and actor Mark Rylance gathered Tuesday in Brooklyn to help...

NYC-ARTS Top Five: NYC Fringe Festival, Sandcastle Competition in Rockaways

NYC-ARTS | Posted 10.06.2013 | Arts
NYC-ARTS

Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. The NYC-ARTS top five is your cheat sheet to what's hot before it hits the radar. Get the top five in your inbox e...

Indie Film Festival at Stony Brook

NYC-ARTS | Posted 09.17.2013 | Arts
NYC-ARTS

The Stony Brook Film Festival launches its 18th season on Thursday, July 18, with world, U.S. and East Coast premieres. For ten days through July 27, ...

NYC-ARTS Top Five: River To River, La Bienal, and Viking Rappers

NYC-ARTS | Posted 08.11.2013 | Arts
NYC-ARTS

Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. The NYC-ARTS top five is your cheat sheet to what's hot before it hits the radar. Get the top five in your inbox e...

NYC-ARTS Top Five: Concerts in the Parks, All New Talent Fest in Midtown West

NYC-ARTS | Posted 08.04.2013 | Arts
NYC-ARTS

Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. The NYC-ARTS top five is your cheat sheet to what's hot before it hits the radar. Get the top five in your inbox e...

NYC-ARTS Featured Fan Art of the Month: Paula Layton

NYC-ARTS | Posted 06.16.2013 | Arts
NYC-ARTS

The NYC-ARTS community is full of talent and we want to share it. Every Friday we showcase one fan's artwork on our Facebook wall and Fan Art Gallery....

Jake Silbermann's Culture Mixtape

NYC-ARTS | Posted 06.14.2013 | Arts
NYC-ARTS

NYC-ARTS gave Jake Silbermann free editorial rein to curate his own list of the best cultural events and art in New York City, the actor's hometown....

Season of Cambodia. Ancient Traditions and Modern Artists

NYC-ARTS | Posted 06.08.2013 | Arts
NYC-ARTS

The cultural festival Season of Cambodia introduces New York City to the ancient arts of a Southeast Asian kingdom and to its contemporary artists wor...

Americana Art: A Slice of the American Life

NYC-ARTS | Posted 04.17.2013 | Arts
NYC-ARTS

Americana art isn't just about patriotic flags and prints of Uncle Sam. It is a unique slice of the American experience. The term is used to categoriz...

NYC's Outdoor Pianos Returning This Summer

AP | ULA ILNYTZKY | Posted 04.15.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — A new player is coming to the city's street scene this summer: everyday New Yorkers. Sing for Hope Pianos will take 88 rehabbed pian...

NYC-ARTS Top Five | Black History and Making Roots

NYC-ARTS | Posted 04.01.2013 | Arts
NYC-ARTS

Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. The NYC-ARTS top five is your cheat sheet to what's hot before it hits the radar. Here are our picks for the week of January 29 through February 4:

NYC-ARTS News: January 24 through 31, 2013

NYC-ARTS | Posted 03.28.2013 | Arts
NYC-ARTS

In theater news, the 2012 Pulitzer Prize-winning drama, Water by the Spoonful, extends its run by two weeks. This play is the second in a trilogy by Quiara Alegría Hudes.

Art Around Town: January 22 Through 28

NYC-ARTS | Posted 03.25.2013 | New York
NYC-ARTS

All genres -- from rock to classical -- collide in the Ecstatic Music Festival. More than 100 collaborating songwriters, composers and performers from different musical backgrounds have put together 11 concerts of new, surprising sounds.

The Cultural Landscape Architects: Hudson of Feature Inc.

Julie Chae | Posted 11.14.2012 | Arts
Julie Chae

Hudson has exhibited art uncompromisingly based on aesthetic -- not business -- principles, as well as the values of pluralism and diversity shaped during his years as an artist and non-profit arts administrator.

Instagram Spotlight On New York's Hidden Spaces

Posted 05.01.2012 | Arts

Instagram exhibitions have taken place in London and Hong Kong, but today marks the first for New York. HuffPost Arts recently spoke to Brian DiFeo, t...

Not Dead Yet: 10 Questions for Painters -- This Week -- Trudy Benson

Tracey Harnish | Posted 05.08.2012 | Arts
Tracey Harnish

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Doris Duke Charitable Fondation Announces $50 Million For The Arts

AP | Posted 12.20.2011 | Impact

NEW YORK — The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation will award $50 million over 10 years to more than 200 performing artists under a new nationwide ...

You Know It's the 80's When... Highlights From Phillips de Pury's 80s Auction

Damaris Colhoun | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Damaris Colhoun

A curated tour of Phillip de Pury's forthcoming auction, simply called 80s, finds some images that help coin the style, the mood, and the values of an era.

Axing Art$ And Humanitie$

Iris Erlingsdottir | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Iris Erlingsdottir

"My most heartfelt wish is to be allowed to read Nordic studies at the university, because it is my unwavering belief that doing so will cultivate my ...

Al Pacino's "Merchant of Venice" Broadway-Bound

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Al Pacino and "The Merchant of Venice" will soon be on the move. The Public Theater announced Monday that following an eight-week ru...

NEW YORK: Can't-Miss Gallery Openings This Week

ARTINFO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
ARTINFO

ARTINFO presents a guide to the most interesting gallery openings in New York each week. In case you missed it, Ann Liv Young, the performance arti...