12 hrs ago
Art Gallery Tours New York Hosts Lower East Side Tour Today
"Art Gallery Tours New York" announces a Lower East Side art gallery walking tour today, April 19 at 1:00 PM - rain or shine.
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22 hrs ago
FEIT Shoes: The handmade leather shoes from Sydney have landed...
Founded by the Price brothers, FEIT has been admired for some time-not only for their minimal design aesthetic, but also their dedication to "fighting" the retail system and swimming against the current.
Theater: Diane Paulus and Randy Weiner shaking things up from without and within
Her Tony Award-winning musicals -- like the revivals of "Pippin" and "Porgy and Bess" -- soar with emotion and splendor.
Hillary's New Title: Grandma
Chelsea Clinton shocked her mother, the audience, and America when she announced she's pregnant.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Celebrated works of New York Street Photographer Martin Elkort to be...
The work of American photographer Martin Elkort will be showcased this May in a one-man exhibit at the Catherine Couturier Gallery along with a screening of a documentary about his life and work at The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.
National Public Radio
How Long Would You Have To Work To Buy A Burger In Your City?
How long does the average person have to work to buy a burger in his or her neighborhood? The maps below answer that question for neighborhoods in six cities around the country.
Latest Hotel From Sean Macpherson, The Ludlow, Captures The Lower East Side
New York hoteliers, Sean MacPherson, Ira Drukier, and Richard Born, are making their Lower East Side debut with a new 184-room hotel that evokes the rich history of a neighborhood whose charm marches on.
Highlights From the PAD/D Archive
Editorial note: This is the second of two posts dedicated to the history of PAD/D an activist group of New York based artists and writers active between 1979-1988.
Art in the 1980s: The Forgotten History of PAD/D
'Out of Place: Art For the Evicted' an outdoor exhibition organized by PAD/D's 'Not For Sale' committee at various locations in the Lower East Side.
River Front Times
Schwervon! Moved From New York City to the Midwest and Never Looked Back
New York City is a wonderful place to live, but it can be hard to make ends meet if you want to focus on your art.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
New Banksy street art appears, disappears
New Banksy artwork, Mobile Lovers, displayed inside the Broad Plain Boys youth center on April 16, 2014 in Bristol, England.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Shakespeare in the Parking Lot to Bring HAMLET to Bryant Park, 5/15-31
To honor Shakespeare's 450th birthday, Bryant Park Corporation and The Drilling Company's Shakespeare in the Parking Lot will present "Hamlet" in Bryant Park May 15 to 31, 2014.
Is it a Banksy? UK street art image appears to show spies at work
The latest street art attributed to Banksy. on the side of a house in Cheltenham on April 14, 2014 in England.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Christian Science Monitor
An ancient matzo sandwich for Passover
Undoubtedly, matzo is the culinary star of the Passover Seder , or meal, with supporting actor roles doled out to bitter herbs, shank bones, salt water, charoset , and a few other dishes.
When Disney stars grow up
Ever since Walt Disney cast Bobby Driscol to star in "The Song of the South" waaay back in 1946, the studio's roster of juvenile talent has always had an unusual knack for getting into trouble.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Matthew Harrison's harsh and doom-laden 1994 low-budget feature, shot in seemingly gravel-rubbed black-and-white, is a time capsule for the street life of the ungentrified Lower East Side - and the meanness of those streets is the engine of its drama.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
The Daily Star
With vampires, Jarmusch takes the long view
NEW YORK: It's tempting to think of Jim Jarmusch's high-standing white hair as the mark of a lightning bolt that struck him long ago, leaving him forever an eager receiver for the electricity of inspiration.
Burlington Times News
Burlington baker's grandson has global doughnut biz
One day recently I was searching through the Internet when quite by accident I stumbled on a little tidbit in Burlington's history that took me by surprise.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
's Restaurant Power Rankings: A Big Week for Jean-Georges and Wylie Dufresne
Each week, Grub Street surveys the entire restaurant landscape of New York, crunches the numbers, and comes up with this: A list of the most-talked-about, must-visit places in the city.
Behind-the-Scenes of Dylan Penn's 'Treats' Mag Nude Photo Shoot
Dylan Penn, the daughter of Sean Penn and Robin Wright, is making headlines for her super-sexy cover for Treats! magazine , in which the beautiful 22-year-old poses completely nude with nothing but a very strategically placed Dylan, who's made headlines for her love life -- she's reportedly dated The Vampire Diaries star Steven McQueen and was ... (more)