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    REACH- Subway Sounds

    Thursday, October 30, 2014

    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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    BLOWBACK: Jessie English at Brooklyn Photo Tonight

    Thursday, October 30, 2014

    Brooklyn Photo has a knack for hosting incredible one night exhibitions, and tonight the focus will be on Australian artist Jessie English. BLOWBACK will feature Aluminum sculptures, light installations, etchings and […]

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    The Bunker Experience: Berlin’s Boros Collection

    Wednesday, October 29, 2014

    This summer in Berlin I got to experience art as The Bunker intended. The Bunker. All images courtesy of The Boros Collection. Photography by NOSHE. Berlin’s Boros Collection is an art […]

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    Michael Alan’s Living Installations Make Me Feel Alive. A Rambling About New York Today

    Wednesday, October 29, 2014

    I left New York for only 3 months this summer, headed to Berlin to finish writing a book in a quieter environment. When I got back at the end of […]

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    SHA BOOGIE BOP- Anonymous Gallery is Back

    Wednesday, October 29, 2014

    Anonymous Gallery has left us for Mexico City, but tonight they return for a very special pop up. SHA BOOGIE BOP LALA ABADDON, MIYA ANDO, KADAR BROCK, DEB COVELL, ROBERT […]

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    Botero’s Adam and Eve aka Golden Weiner

    Wednesday, October 29, 2014

    Fernando Botero is known for his luscious curvaceous figures in sculpture and painting, some just refer to it as “fat.” Trained as a matador and set designer, Botero has declared […]

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  • Burroughs

    The Bunker

    Wednesday, October 29, 2014

    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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    Buenos Dias Buenos Aires!

    Tuesday, October 28, 2014

    We are very excited to be spreading our Art Nerd wings south of the border to Buenos Aires with our newest column, “Buenos Dias Buenos Aires”. And as a recent […]

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  • nazilooting

    Looted Art: Finding and Returning the Nazi-Plundered Art of Europe

    Tuesday, October 28, 2014

    Wednesday, October 29 head to the gorgeous Jefferson Library (the castle-like building in Greenwich Village) for an exciting talk on the Nazi art lootings that took place all across Europe. […]

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  • yuyufeat

    East West Gate

    Tuesday, October 28, 2014

    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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    Listen to Lori on Michael Donovan’s Walking Home Podcast

    Monday, October 27, 2014

    The incredible Michael Donovan is a multi-faceted creative soul mostly known for his impeccable photography had me on his podcast, Walking Home, recently. We talk about the start of Art Nerd, […]

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    Time Landscape

    Monday, October 27, 2014

    Now is the time to go see Time Landscape- it is at its Autumn best: The fenced in trees and shrubs on this corner are not just a public parks […]

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    Celebrate Colette at Sunview Diner

    Monday, October 27, 2014

    This week, celebrate one of my favorite NYC legends, Colette Lumiere, aka Colette Justine, aka Colette the artist. Like her transformative work of the 1980s that took over New York’s […]

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    Gone West: The Journey to Jersey City for the 2014 Art & Studio Tour

    Friday, October 24, 2014

    An entire weekend was not enough time to visit all the art worth seeing at this year’s Jersey City Art & Studio Tour (JCAST). After years of steady recognition for the […]

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    Sloan Fine Art Returns with Jonathan Viner, Camille Rose Garcia and More

    Friday, October 24, 2014

    Tonight, Sloan Fine Art returns to the Lower East Side! Two great shows are opening tonight from 6-9 at their pop-up at SITE/109 (109 Norfolk Street) with Cold Snap – […]

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jessie
Oct
30

BLOWBACK: Jessie English at Brooklyn Photo Tonight

Brooklyn Photo has a knack for hosting incredible one night exhibitions, and tonight the focus will be on Australian artist Jessie English. BLOWBACK will feature Aluminum sculptures, light installations, etchings and […]

Read More

Neighborhoods

janney-reach
Oct
30

REACH- Subway Sounds

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 […]

botero-adameve
Oct
29

Botero’s Adam and Eve aka Golden Weiner

Fernando Botero is known for his luscious curvaceous figures in sculpture and painting, some just refer to it as “fat.” Trained as a matador and set designer, Botero has declared […]

Burroughs
Oct
29

The Bunker

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 […]

yuyufeat
Oct
28

East West Gate

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 […]

TimeLandscapefeature
Oct
27

Time Landscape

Now is the time to go see Time Landscape- it is at its Autumn best: The fenced in trees and shrubs on this corner are not just a public parks […]

StregisFEAT
Oct
24

Dali at the St. Regis

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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Oct
23

Chanler’s House of Fantasy

The giraffed archways of 147 East 19th Street once marked a social center of the high society arts community in New York. The home was residence of Robert Winthrop Chanler- […]

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Oct
22

Patchin Place

 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 […]

rosenthal-rondo
Oct
21

Rondo by Tony Rosenthal

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 […]

zhan-wangfeat
Oct
20

IBM Plaza’s Oasis Sculpture Garden

The indoor garden at the IBM Plaza is a great little urban escape when plagued with running errands in Midtown (or also a good lunch spot if you work around […]

vito
Oct
17

Vito Acconci’s Schoolyard

Famed Masturbator and Bronx native- artist Vito Acconci strayed from jerking off under the floors of galleries and into the world of architecture and design. Acconci was asked to redesign […]

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Oct
16

Fun Gallery

This is the first site of the eponymous graffiti gallery. I love this story from founder Patti Astor “I was meeting all the graffiti artists while we were getting the […]

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Oct
15

McSorley’s

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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Oct
14

Almost a Fashion Museum

Yea, New York Vintage is a store- not something Art Nerd usually covers. But the intimate Chelsea showroom feels like so much more than a place to buy vintage clothes, […]

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