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    Go inside Hieronymus Bosch's Garden of Earthly Delights

    Thursday, February 11, 2016 in Art Nerd New York

    Seeing Hieronymus Bosch’s “The Garden of Earthly Delights” in real life at the Prado was one of the best moments of my entire Art Nerd life. I LOVE that friends […]

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    Big Bright Steel Pays Tribute to Automobile Row

    Thursday, February 11, 2016 in Art Nerd New York

    Manhattan’s “Automobile Row” (known for its block after block of car dealerships) is now home to a public art installation commissioned by Two Trees that pays tribute to its history. […]

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    Valentine's Day: Fall in LUST

    Wednesday, February 10, 2016 in Art Nerd New York

    I have mixed feelings about Valentine’s Day. Sure, I love love…and chocolate…and flowers…and hearts…but I don’t feel compelled to throw them all together on February 14. However, any reason to […]

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    Chumley's

    Wednesday, February 10, 2016 in Art Nerd New York

    LitNerd Wednesday! Remember the faux-speakeasy craze of the early aughts? For a while I dug this rehash of the 1920s but then it became a hassle — if it wasn’t […]

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    Hallie Hart unveiling at Beautique

    Tuesday, February 9, 2016 in Art Nerd New York

    Contemporary Ab Ex painter Hallie Hart unveils her latest collection this Wednesday at the iconic Beautique (it may sound like a nail salon, but its a gorgeous club and restaurant […]

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    City Hall Park

    Tuesday, February 9, 2016 in Art Nerd New York

    A beautiful little park amongst the governmental and financial buildings, City Park is a great place to bring a packed lunch, and sit around the fountain, surrounded by old timey […]

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    Salvador Dali's “Dream of Venus” Pavilion Site

    Monday, February 8, 2016 in Art Nerd New York

    Long before installation art was the norm, Salvador Dali created perhaps the first example at the 1939 World’s Fair that was held in Flushing Meadows in Queens, New York. The […]

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    Grace Jones x Dirty Looks

    Monday, February 8, 2016 in Art Nerd New York

    In the early 1980s, Grace Jones’ collaborated with incredible photographer Jean-Paul Goude, bringing us iconic images of the singer (he later went on to shoot the original photograph that Goude ripped […]

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    Get judged by a cat in Times Square

    Thursday, February 4, 2016 in Art Nerd New York

    MEOW #MIDNIGHTMOMENT! Every night this month, you can be judged by a giant cat in Times Square. In conjunction with their show “How to Work Better” at the Guggenheim,  Peter Fischli and […]

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    Rondo by Tony Rosenthal

    Thursday, February 4, 2016 in Art Nerd New York

    Tony Rosenthal’s minimalist (and mostly boring) steel public sculptures dot New York City. The giant bronzed wheel, “Rondo”, 1969, was originally displayed at 110 East 59th Street and later moved […]

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    Brooklyn Heights

    Wednesday, February 3, 2016 in Art Nerd New York

    LitNerd Wednesday! On a tree-lined street in Brooklyn Heights a faded plaque rests on one of the many brownstones that dot the area — fitting as the reputation of it’s […]

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    Dear Diary: Andy Bauch

    Wednesday, February 3, 2016 in Art Nerd New York

    I met Andy Bauch through a mutual friend on the internet. That is to say, I’ve never ‘met’ Andy Bauch. We posted an article about his work a couple of […]

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    The Bodies of Washington Square Park

    Monday, February 1, 2016 in Art Nerd New York

    In 1889, to mark the centennial of George Washington’s presidency, the city of New York constructed a wood and plaster arch at the North End of Washington Square Park, at […]

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    Bid now! My curated collection for InLiquid with Faile, Dennis McNett, Jon Burgerman, Shepard Fairey and more

    Wednesday, January 27, 2016 in Art Nerd New York

    For the second year, I’ve guest curated a section for the fantastic InLiquid benefit in Philadelphia (my old stomping grounds). InLiquid is an incredible resource for artists for the Philadelphia area […]

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    Cafe Le Metro

    Wednesday, January 27, 2016 in Art Nerd New York

    LitNerd Wednesday! I’d like to think I know a thing or two about the lost literary haunts of NYC but the wonderful thing about old Manhatto is just when you […]

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b2
Feb
11

Go inside Hieronymus Bosch's Garden of Earthly Delights

Seeing Hieronymus Bosch’s “The Garden of Earthly Delights” in real life at the Prado was one of the best moments of my entire Art Nerd life. I LOVE that friends […]
Read More
feat
Feb
11

Big Bright Steel Pays Tribute to Automobile Row

Manhattan’s “Automobile Row” (known for its block after block of car dealerships) is now home to a public art installation commissioned by Two Trees that pays tribute to its history. […]
Read More
abby
Feb
10

Valentine's Day: Fall in LUST

I have mixed feelings about Valentine’s Day. Sure, I love love…and chocolate…and flowers…and hearts…but I don’t feel compelled to throw them all together on February 14. However, any reason to […]
Read More

Art Nerd Cities

b2
Feb
11

Go inside Hieronymus Bosch's Garden of Earthly Delights

Seeing Hieronymus Bosch’s “The Garden of Earthly Delights” in real life at the Prado was one of the best moments of my entire Art Nerd life. I LOVE that friends […]
feat
Feb
11

Big Bright Steel Pays Tribute to Automobile Row

Manhattan’s “Automobile Row” (known for its block after block of car dealerships) is now home to a public art installation commissioned by Two Trees that pays tribute to its history. […]
abby
Feb
10

Valentine's Day: Fall in LUST

I have mixed feelings about Valentine’s Day. Sure, I love love…and chocolate…and flowers…and hearts…but I don’t feel compelled to throw them all together on February 14. However, any reason to […]
Chumleys_3
Feb
10

Chumley's

LitNerd Wednesday! Remember the faux-speakeasy craze of the early aughts? For a while I dug this rehash of the 1920s but then it became a hassle — if it wasn’t […]
halliehartfeat
Feb
9

Hallie Hart unveiling at Beautique

Contemporary Ab Ex painter Hallie Hart unveils her latest collection this Wednesday at the iconic Beautique (it may sound like a nail salon, but its a gorgeous club and restaurant […]
cityhall
Feb
9

City Hall Park

A beautiful little park amongst the governmental and financial buildings, City Park is a great place to bring a packed lunch, and sit around the fountain, surrounded by old timey […]
Dali-Queens
Feb
8

Salvador Dali's “Dream of Venus” Pavilion Site

Long before installation art was the norm, Salvador Dali created perhaps the first example at the 1939 World’s Fair that was held in Flushing Meadows in Queens, New York. The […]
Dirty-Looks
Feb
8

Grace Jones x Dirty Looks

In the early 1980s, Grace Jones’ collaborated with incredible photographer Jean-Paul Goude, bringing us iconic images of the singer (he later went on to shoot the original photograph that Goude ripped […]

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