Millions in Art Donated to Whitney Museum Auction

Millions in Art Donated to Whitney Museum Auction

An estimated $8 million in art has been donated to an auction to raise money for the construction of a new building for the Whitney Museum of American Art. The New York museum is currently working on designing and creating a new space that will be about three times as...
NYC Pay Phones Travel Back to 1993

NYC Pay Phones Travel Back to 1993

New York wasn’t always the city it is today. It may be pretty glamorous these days, but there was a time when things were a bit dirtier, a bit grittier, and a bit more dangerous. Twenty years ago, the city was still a major cultural hub, but in an altogether different...
Art Shows Climate Change Effects

Art Shows Climate Change Effects

The David Suzuki Foundation recently conducted a guerrilla campaign to remind people about the effects of climate change. The Tideline uses art to directly confront people with images they might otherwise not think about. It makes climate change pertinent to...
NYC Artists Find Inspiration in Sandy

NYC Artists Find Inspiration in Sandy

It’s been months since Superstorm Sandy swept across the east coast, a swirling mess of destruction. Sandy took out homes and cities, took lives and spirits. Particularly hard hit were the artists of Chelsea and Rockaway. Many had their life’s work washed away, some...
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