Art Nerd City Guides: New York · Los Angeles

Pipilotti Rist’s Open My Glade (Flatten) for January’s #MidnightMoment

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This month’s #Midnightmoment in Times Square brings the New Museum’s latest exhibition with Pipilotti Rist to the crossroads of New York City. Rist’s “Open my Glade (Flatten)” is a quirky […]

Sarah Sze, Blueprint for a Landscape

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The long awaited 2nd Avenue Subway line is finally open, which means a bevy of new public art for our enjoyment. Sarah Sze was one of the first artists chosen […]

Philip Williams Poster Museum

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The Philip Williams Poster Museum may be a retail store, but it feels like a step into an amazing time warp. First of all the space, which opened in 1973, […]

Last week to see Logan Hicks’ Bowery Wall

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Just one more week to see Logan Hicks’ massive 5 layer stencil mural, “The Story of My Life,” on the Bowery Wall before its buffed out for the next artists January […]

NYE with RAE BK, All Systems Go

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Our Surrealist Ball at The Roxy Hotel is totally sold out- but there’s still a ton of amazing stuff to get into tomorrow night. If I weren’t hosting my own, […]

The Original New Year’s Eve Ball

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Back in 1907, metalworker Jacob Starr made the first glowing ball to be lowered from One Times Square at midnight on December 31st. Just five feet in diameter, it didn’t […]

Tenth of Always with Andy Warhol and Candy Darling

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Tenth of Always (currently The Madelyn) was a happening gay afterhours restaurant in the heart of the Village, frequented by Andy Warhol and Lou Reed. The place was run by […]

Bronze Plaques of Union Square

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I bet you’ve never noticed these bronze plaques on the ground surrounding Union Square before. I know, you were too busy looking at the break dancers/tourists/green market/healing art sellers, but […]

Carl Van Vechten’s Studio

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Lit Nerd Wednesday! He may sound unfamiliar today but do an image search by his name and his subjects will look very recognizable. Actors, musicians and writers spanning three decades […]

Take a cue from Dali at the 2nd Annual Surrealist Ball at the Roxy Hotel

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I’m so excited to co-host the Second Annual Surrealist Ball at the Roxy Hotel. Last year was incredible (check out pics here)- and this year will be even more surreal […]

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