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  • Exhibition Presenting Works by 2019 City of Los Angeles Individual Artists Fellowship Honorees Opens May 19

    Monday, May 20, 2019 in Art Nerd Los Angeles

    City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs presents the 2019 City of Los Angeles (COLA) Individual Artist Fellowships’ Honoring the City’s Creative Spirit The Program’s Visual Arts Exhibition Opens […]

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  • Welcome to the Archive

    Tuesday, April 30, 2019 in Art Nerd New York

    Hello! I had a great time creating Art Nerd New York over the years. It started as something for me to do. I had been fired from a gallery job […]

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  • Jenny Holzer Loves New York

    Tuesday, April 23, 2019 in Art Nerd New York

    The gorgeous glass lobby of 7 World Trade Center may have been designed by James Carpenter, but the real draw is the giant LED installation by Jenny Holzer. The collaboration […]

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  • Marcel Duchamp

    Chasing Marcel Duchamp Around New York

    Friday, April 19, 2019 in Art Nerd New York

    During his lifetime, visionaire Surrealist, Cubist and Dadaist, Marcel Duchamp took residence in New York many times.  In 1915, after the declaration of World War 1, he fled Europe, moving  into a […]

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  • Gutzon Hates Duchamp

    Tuesday, April 16, 2019 in Art Nerd New York

    Everyone knows the work of Danish-American sculptor Gutzon Borlgum, whether you realize it or not- in 1941 he finally completed carving Mount Rushmore in South Dakota. Borglum made his mark […]

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  • Keith Haring's Pool Party

    Thursday, April 11, 2019 in Art Nerd New York

    A total contrast from the penis-heavy mural at the LGBT Community center, Keith Haring painted this aqua themed mural in 1987 for the public pool. Classic Haring dudes dance with […]

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  • I Take My Latte With a Side of Renaissance Art- Caffe Reggio

    Wednesday, April 3, 2019 in Art Nerd New York

    In a city of Starbucks and chain stores, it is truly a privilege to be able to experience a cappuccino from the original café who introduced espresso to New York […]

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  • Celia Center Arts Festival Celebrates the Voices of the Adopted and Fostered

    Monday, April 1, 2019 in Art Nerd Los Angeles

    THE CELIA CENTER ARTS FESTIVAL TO TAKE PLACE APRIL 12-13 AT HIGHWAYS PERFORMANCE SPACE PROGRAMMING INCLUDES PERFORMANCES – INCLUDING ONE BY CELIA CENTER FOUNDER JEANETTE YOFFE – A WRITING WORKSHOP, […]

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  • Perpetually Closed Gallery

    Monday, April 1, 2019 in Art Nerd New York

    If you’ve ever walked by the Solow Art & Architecture Foundation’s ground floor gallery space on 57th Street, you’ve probably noticed that it wasn’t open. No, you didn’t come on […]

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  • Fritz Koenig's Sphere

    Monday, March 18, 2019 in Art Nerd New York

    Originally commissioned for the World Trade Center, The Sphere stood between the Twin Towers in Austin Tobin Plaza from 1971 until the 9/11 attacks.  On this day of remembrance, let […]

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  • The Algonquin Hotel

    Thursday, March 14, 2019 in Art Nerd New York

    Lit Nerd Wednesday! “This is not a novel to be tossed aside lightly. It should be thrown with great force.” “You can lead a horticulture but you can’t make her […]

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  • The Carlton Arms

    Thursday, March 7, 2019 in Art Nerd New York

    “Art hotels” have been popping up more and more these days, and I couldn’t be happier. One of the originals in New York is the Carlton Arms. Full of junkies, […]

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  • Warhol and 25 Sams

    Friday, March 1, 2019 in Art Nerd New York

    Who would’ve associated the Upper East Side with Pop Art? Built in 1889 by Plaza Hotel architect Henry Hardenbergh (he also designed the Dakota), Andy Warhol bought this modest townhouse […]

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  • Maxfield Parrish's Painted Fart- and the Bloody Mary

    Sunday, February 24, 2019 in Art Nerd New York

    The fantastical Gold Age-illustrated world of Maxfield Parrish lives forever at one of New York’s ritziest bars, the King Cole at the St. Regis Hotel. Hanging above the bar where […]

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  • Dali at the St. Regis

    Sunday, February 10, 2019 in Art Nerd New York

    The St. Regis Hotel is in my opinion, the most opulent and grand hotel in New York. I love it. I also love that every fall and winter in the 1960s […]

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May
20

Exhibition Presenting Works by 2019 City of Los Angeles Individual Artists Fellowship Honorees Opens May 19

City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs presents the 2019 City of Los Angeles (COLA) Individual Artist Fellowships’ Honoring the City’s Creative Spirit The Program’s Visual Arts Exhibition Opens […]
Read More
Apr
30

Welcome to the Archive

Hello! I had a great time creating Art Nerd New York over the years. It started as something for me to do. I had been fired from a gallery job […]
Read More
Apr
23

Jenny Holzer Loves New York

The gorgeous glass lobby of 7 World Trade Center may have been designed by James Carpenter, but the real draw is the giant LED installation by Jenny Holzer. The collaboration […]
Read More

Art Nerd Cities

May
20

Exhibition Presenting Works by 2019 City of Los Angeles Individual Artists Fellowship Honorees Opens May 19

City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs presents the 2019 City of Los Angeles (COLA) Individual Artist Fellowships’ Honoring the City’s Creative Spirit The Program’s Visual Arts Exhibition Opens […]
Apr
30

Welcome to the Archive

Hello! I had a great time creating Art Nerd New York over the years. It started as something for me to do. I had been fired from a gallery job […]
Apr
23

Jenny Holzer Loves New York

The gorgeous glass lobby of 7 World Trade Center may have been designed by James Carpenter, but the real draw is the giant LED installation by Jenny Holzer. The collaboration […]
Marcel Duchamp
Apr
19

Chasing Marcel Duchamp Around New York

During his lifetime, visionaire Surrealist, Cubist and Dadaist, Marcel Duchamp took residence in New York many times.  In 1915, after the declaration of World War 1, he fled Europe, moving  into a […]
Apr
16

Gutzon Hates Duchamp

Everyone knows the work of Danish-American sculptor Gutzon Borlgum, whether you realize it or not- in 1941 he finally completed carving Mount Rushmore in South Dakota. Borglum made his mark […]
Apr
11

Keith Haring's Pool Party

A total contrast from the penis-heavy mural at the LGBT Community center, Keith Haring painted this aqua themed mural in 1987 for the public pool. Classic Haring dudes dance with […]
Apr
3

I Take My Latte With a Side of Renaissance Art- Caffe Reggio

In a city of Starbucks and chain stores, it is truly a privilege to be able to experience a cappuccino from the original café who introduced espresso to New York […]
Apr
1

Celia Center Arts Festival Celebrates the Voices of the Adopted and Fostered

THE CELIA CENTER ARTS FESTIVAL TO TAKE PLACE APRIL 12-13 AT HIGHWAYS PERFORMANCE SPACE PROGRAMMING INCLUDES PERFORMANCES – INCLUDING ONE BY CELIA CENTER FOUNDER JEANETTE YOFFE – A WRITING WORKSHOP, […]
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