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    Columbia Heights

    Wednesday, November 26, 2014 in Art Nerd New York

    Lit Nerd Wednesday! Living off and on in New York City for the past decade or so I’ve often taken the beauty of it’s landmarks for granted, the Brooklyn Bridge […]

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    Rema Hort Mann Foundation’s Benefit Art Auction Tonight!

    Thursday, November 20, 2014 in Art Nerd Los Angeles

    THE REMA HORT MANN FOUNDATION HOSTS ITS SECOND ANNUAL LA INITIAVE BENEFIT AUCTION On November 20th, The Rema Hort Mann Foundation will host its 2nd Annual LA Initiative Benefit Auction […]

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    Sunset Park

    Wednesday, November 12, 2014 in Art Nerd New York

    LitNerd Wednesday! Sunset Park may not give off the hip image of Brooklyn blanketing the zeitgeist in modern day pop culture but in the late 1940s and 50s it had […]

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    Panel Discussion: OUTER SPACE, The Evolution of the Art Market

    Wednesday, November 5, 2014 in Art Nerd New York

    The 2015 class of FIT’s Art Market Graduate Program, the same program we Art Nerds attended, is presenting a free panel discussion open to the public next Tuesday, November 11th […]

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    Minetta Tavern

    Wednesday, November 5, 2014 in Art Nerd New York

    LitNerd Wednesday! Minetta Tavern has a different identity these days, one of wall-to-wall people, expensive meals and cocktails and reservations hard to come by but in the 1940s it was […]

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    Halloween Inspiration: Marie-Hélène de Rothschild's Surrealist Ball

    Friday, October 31, 2014 in Art Nerd New York

    HALLOWEEN INSPIRATION! Why aren’t rich people cool anymore? Check out these amazing photos from a party at French heiress Marie-Hélène de Rothschild‘s chateau in 1972. The invitations were written backwards, and […]

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    REACH- Subway Sounds

    Thursday, October 30, 2014 in Art Nerd New York

    One of my favorite art installations in the city-The 34th Street Herald Square NR Subway station is one of the busiest in the city, other than 42nd Street. Most people […]

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    The Bunker

    Wednesday, October 29, 2014 in Art Nerd New York

    LitNerd Wednesday! Where do I start when it comes to William S. Burroughs? From the moment he stepped foot in New York City it was high drama, be it mingling […]

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    East West Gate

    Tuesday, October 28, 2014 in Art Nerd New York

    Although Yuyu Yang’s sculptures are inspired by natures, his giant reflective East West Gate reflects Wall Street behind it. Hovering in front of the Orient Overseas Building since 1973, the […]

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    Patchin Place

    Wednesday, October 22, 2014 in Art Nerd New York

     LitNerd Wednesday! Tree-lined streets are a dime a dozen in the Village but very few have the reputation of the timeless Patchin Place. This small alley populated with three story […]

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    18is25 a weekend-long benefit this October 25 and 26!

    Wednesday, October 22, 2014 in Art Nerd Los Angeles

    18th Street Arts Center celebrates its rich legacy over past 25 years! Held in the heart of sunny Santa Monica over two days, the festivities will bring together: + performance […]

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    Mad Campus: An Outdoor Installation Adventure

    Wednesday, October 15, 2014 in Art Nerd Seattle

    Need your art fix but don’t want to confine yourself to the dimly lit halls of a museum on this beautiful fall day? Is merely looking at art not enough […]

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    McSorley's

    Wednesday, October 15, 2014 in Art Nerd New York

    LitNerd Wednesday! Lets get the bad out of the way — McSorley’s has this funky stale onion and beer smell and there’s no bigger display of douchebaggery than on weekend […]

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    Poetics of Witness: Ann Hamilton and the common S E N S E

    Monday, October 13, 2014 in Art Nerd Seattle

    Opening day. I’m sitting on a low wooden stool in the middle of the gallery. Certain sounds have always triggered me into near-hypnotic states, and I find myself involuntarily going […]

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    Museum of the City of New York

    Monday, October 13, 2014 in Art Nerd New York

    The Met, MoMa and Guggenheim are the usually go-to museums in New York, but don’t forget about the Museum of the City of New York. You may recognize its marble stairs […]

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Nov
20

Rema Hort Mann Foundation’s Benefit Art Auction Tonight!

THE REMA HORT MANN FOUNDATION HOSTS ITS SECOND ANNUAL LA INITIAVE BENEFIT AUCTION On November 20th, The Rema Hort Mann Foundation will host its 2nd Annual LA Initiative Benefit Auction […]
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Nov
5

Panel Discussion: OUTER SPACE, The Evolution of the Art Market

The 2015 class of FIT’s Art Market Graduate Program, the same program we Art Nerds attended, is presenting a free panel discussion open to the public next Tuesday, November 11th […]
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BRANDED ARTS TALIB KWELI 10_25 BACK
Oct
21

Branded Arts Pop-up at the TCL Chinese Theatre!!

GIANT POP-UP ART EXHIBITION OCTOBER 25 AT TCL CHINESE THEATRE FEATURING WORLD CLASS ARTISTS TO BENEFIT L.A. FAMILIES & KIDS Artist-Painted Vehicles in Famous Forecourt on Hollywood Blvd. Featured Musical Artist:  Jay-Z, 50-Cent […]
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Nov
26

FAILE's Epic Exhibition in Soho

If you’re in town this week, be sure to stop by the newly-christened Allouche Gallery in Soho in between holiday shopping for a massive FAILE Works on Wood exhibition. Truth […]
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Nov
26

Columbia Heights

Lit Nerd Wednesday! Living off and on in New York City for the past decade or so I’ve often taken the beauty of it’s landmarks for granted, the Brooklyn Bridge […]
Surreal Things Exhibition Opens At The V&A In London
Nov
25

VIDEO: Edward James, Surrealist Patron, Beacon of the Lobster Telephone

Edward James was the most important person- who was NOT an artist- to the Surrealist movement. A British aristocrat who shunned society (they think probably because he was gay and […]
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Nov
25

#GETIT Logan Hicks x Laurence Vallieres Skull Sculptures

The Laurence Vallieres x Logan Hicks collaborative sculptures are finally available! A collabo between the stencil master and the gifted cardboard sculptor, I’ve checked them all out personally- they are […]
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Nov
25

Charles Atlas and Antony #MidnightMoment Starring the Beautiful Nomi Ruiz

My god, its almost December, and that means a new #MidnightMoment in Times Square. Starting December 1, the screens will be taken over for 3 minutes by You Are My […]
Fujiko Nakaya's Veil envelops the Glass House
Nov
25

Philip Johnson's Gorgeous Glass House

Not in New York- but Connecticut is not that far! Legendary architect Philip Johnson was responsible for many iconic structures, but few have the ability to move people as much […]
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Nov
24

Addison Thompson demonstrating at Anton Kern

In her 2007 NY Sun article: Possible Warhol Self-portrait, arts writer Kate Taylor confirmed the opinions of Phillip Pearlstein and Thomas Sokolowski, then Director of the Andy Warhol Museum, that […]
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Nov
24

ECSTATIC LIGHT: TODAY IS THE DAY FOUNDATION’S 3RD ANNUAL BENEFIT AND AUCTION

A huge thank you to the TODAY IS THE DAY Foundation for such a great party on Thursday night at the Jane Hotel Ballroom! Noritoshi and his wonderful team orchestrated […]
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Nov
24

City Hall Station

The subways truly amaze me. From thinking about how they were built over a hundred years ago with lesser construction technology, to the fact that they transport over 5 million […]
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Nov
21

Lori Zimmer x Logan Hicks x SCOPE Miami

Getting excited to head to Miami next week! I’ll be showing a series of 6 pieces by Logan Hicks- you can find us as you walk out of the fair […]
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Nov
21

Theodore Roszak’s Sentinel

Being a connoisseur of all things Eastern Bloc – art, men, prisons – I don’t know how Theodore Roszak’s Sentinel sculpture has escaped me all the years I’ve lived in […]
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Nov
20

Put Ian Schrager's EDITION on Your Miami Radar

Miami Miami Miami. I have so much going on, but so excited to be able to see stuff this year! I’m really looking forward to checking out Ian Schrager’s new […]
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Nov
20

Tonight! Come to Castor Gallery!

I hope to see you tonight for the opening of Castor Gallery! Come see the space and have a drink from 6-9 at 254 Broome Street. Opening its doors on November […]
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Nov
20

Lenin Statue at Red Square

The statue on the top of this building is not hailing a cab from the roof, but has actually hailed from Mother Russia. The giant Lenin was originally a state […]

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