URBAN FARM ON STATEN ISLAND SPARKS FOOD SCENE

              Jonathan Wilson is the manager of the Heritage Farm at Snug Harbor Cultural Center and Botanical Garden. Located on Staten Island’s north shore, the two-and-a-half acre farm, now in its fifth season, uses sustainable methods to grow vegetables, fruit, flowers and herbs for food banks and Michelin-starred restaurants… Continue reading URBAN FARM ON STATEN ISLAND SPARKS FOOD SCENE

DIANE ARBUS: IN THE BEGINNING

                                     Featuring more than 100 photographs that together will redefine one of the most influential and provocative artists of the 20th century. This landmark exhibition will highlight never-before-seen early work of Diane Arbus (1923–71), focusing on the first… Continue reading DIANE ARBUS: IN THE BEGINNING

THE FRANKFURT KITCHEN

“The New Dwelling sets for its occupants the task of rethinking everything afresh, organizing a new lifestyle, and of winning freedom from the irrelevant clutter of outmoded habits of thought and old-fashioned equipment” – Franz Schuster, Das neue Frankfurt (The New Frankfurt), 1927 The New Frankfurt       War and inflation precipitated a housing crisis in… Continue reading THE FRANKFURT KITCHEN

HISTORY OF CUTLERY

Of Knives and Forks Reprinted by State of the Arts NYC Originally printed OCTOBER 26, 2012 By Stephanie Butler Chances are you only really think about eating utensils when you forget to pack them in your picnic basket. How can you possibly dole out the potato salad or slice into that wedge of Brie without… Continue reading HISTORY OF CUTLERY

LET’S GET PEOPLE BACK IN THE KITCHEN

          Taste Talks showcases the culinary cutting edge for a food-obsessed generation, through symposiums, workshops, tours and discussions. Experts in dozens of related fields come together to digest and expound the latest trends in food and drink – in Brooklyn! Brooklyn is at the center of a massive new food movement. From urban farmers, to food… Continue reading LET’S GET PEOPLE BACK IN THE KITCHEN

ASHOK JAIN GALLERY PRESENTS JAPANESE SUMMER ART SHOW

SAKIKO TOYAMA   MACHIKO KOIKE The group exhibition, “New Arts Prospect from Japan III 2016”, is in its third year presenting emerging and well-known artists from Japan, curated by Sai Morikawa. Ashok Jain Gallery has been holding this exhibition series with the purpose of introducing Japanese artists to New York City art scene.  Artists included: Eri… Continue reading ASHOK JAIN GALLERY PRESENTS JAPANESE SUMMER ART SHOW

A STITCH IN TIME: GHOST VARIATIONS INSTALLATION AT C.G. BOERNER GALLERY

The Cuban-born artists Alain Guerra (b. 1968) and Neraldo de la Paz (b. 1955) have been working collaboratively under the name Guerra de la Paz since 1996. Guerra de la Paz (GdlP) is a collaboration between Miami-based, Cuban-born artists Alain Guerra and Neraldo de la Paz. Over the past two decades, GdlP has transformed the… Continue reading A STITCH IN TIME: GHOST VARIATIONS INSTALLATION AT C.G. BOERNER GALLERY