Art Nerd City Guides: New York · Los Angeles

The Pulitzer Fountain

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The ultimate post-mortem vanity plate to himself, Joseph Pulitzer left $50,000 for the Pulitzer Fountain, to be erected in Grand Army Plaza at the South Eastern tip of Central Park. […]

Gotham Book Mart

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Lit Nerd Wednesday! Oh the plight of the independent bookstore and it’s increasingly likelihood of extinction — like many towns and cities across the country New York City can’t escape this […]

Pre-order my book, The Art of Spray Paint!

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My second book, The Art of Spray Paint, officially comes out January 1 (yay!), and I have a handful of books available for preview in my shop! Pre-order your signed copy now- the first […]

A taste of Opera with Story Binge II

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Get a taste of new opera works all under one roof. Tonight features new stories and music from composers Jason Cady, Roddy Bottum, Lainie Fefferman, Nick Hallett, and Matthew Welch. […]

Pissing on Queen Elizabeth I

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Once upon a time, publishing giant, William Randolph Hearst, owned the Warwick Hotel. Hearst sought out famed illustrator and muralist Dean Cornwell to transform a salon in the hotel into […]

Julia Maria Sinelnikova, CHASM

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Julia Maria Sinelnikova, CHASM Location TBA Thursday, December 8- Sunday, December 11 CHASM brings together some of Brooklyn’s finest performing and visual artists in a new intimate space. Each evening […]

Count Sheep with December’s #MidnightMoment

Midnight Moment: Tal Yarden, Counting Sheep
December 1, 2016 - December 30, 2016
every night from 11:57pm-midnight

Times Square Arts presents a visual lullaby for the city in filmmaker and theatrical video artist Tal YardenÕs Counting Sheep on Times SquareÕs electronic billboards from 11:57 pm to midnight throughout December.The film follows the Meike brothers, octogenarian sheep ranchers, through the arc of the yearÕs natural seasons, from the winter fields to the Big Horn Mountains in summer before trailing home in the fall. This project is a part of Midnight Moment, a monthly presentation by the Times Square Advertising Coalition (TSAC) and Times Square Arts.

Have a bucolic moment in the middle of the city all month, at December’s #midnightmoment from Times Square Arts, Tal Yarden’s Counting Sheep. Times Square Arts presents a visual lullaby […]

George Bellows’ House

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Across from the House of Fantasy, lived the great New York painter, George Bellows. From 1910 to 1925, Bellows lived in the townhouse, and worked in a studio in the […]

Gordon Matta-Clark’s FOOD Cafe

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I love Gordon Matta-Clark. It is true. I love how he turned architecture into sculpture, by cutting holes in buildings or slicing them in half. I love how he bought […]

Columbia Heights

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Lit Nerd Wednesday! Living off and on in NYC for 16 years, I’ve often taken the beauty of it’s landmarks for granted, the Brooklyn Bridge being one of them. Poet Hart […]

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