GLASS WORKS AT THE NEW YORK BOTANICAL GARDEN

                   ARTIST BIO Born in 1941 in Tacoma, Washington, Dale Chihuly was introduced to glass while studying interior design at the University of Washington. After graduating in 1965, Chihuly enrolled in the first glass program in the country, at the University of Wisconsin. He continued his studies… Continue reading GLASS WORKS AT THE NEW YORK BOTANICAL GARDEN

BRONX BASED MARKS & TAVANO

          Now based in the Bronx, Marks & Tavano is apart of the creative manufacturing & production community in New York City. Their company provides custom interior work with a team of highly-skilled craftspeople with varying backgrounds. State of the Arts NYC will spotlight companies that provide good jobs, health benefits… Continue reading BRONX BASED MARKS & TAVANO

ELIZABETH DEE GALLERY HARLEM

          Elizabeth Dee invited culturally influential curator Larry Ossei-Mensah to organize the inaugural edition of Selections, which opened to the public on Saturday, January 21st . The inaugural installment of Selections features the work of four artists based in Harlem and the South Bronx: Derek Fordjour, Emily Henretta, Lucia Hierro and Kenny… Continue reading ELIZABETH DEE GALLERY HARLEM

NYBG 25th ANNIVERSARY HOLIDAY TRAIN SHOW

For the 25th anniversary of NYC’s favorite winter tradition, enchanting model trains zip through a display of 150 landmarks, each re-created with bark, leaves, and other natural materials under the twinkling glow of the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory. Marvel at G-scale locomotives humming along among familiar sights such as the Brooklyn Bridge, Statue of Liberty, and… Continue reading NYBG 25th ANNIVERSARY HOLIDAY TRAIN SHOW

125 YEARS AT THE NY BOTANICAL GARDENS

           Since 1891 NYBG has been a museum of plants dedicated to achieving excellence in horticulture, education, and plant research and conservation. Today it is one of the great cultural institutions in the world, a preeminent center for botanical research, a natural treasure for visitors of all ages, and a leader… Continue reading 125 YEARS AT THE NY BOTANICAL GARDENS

KIPS BAY DECORATOR SHOW

2016 Kips Bay Decorator Show        2016 DESIGNERS Alex Papachristidis Interiors Benjamin Vandiver Interiors + Lifestyle, LLC Clive Christian Interiors Daniel Richards Design David Collins Studio David Kleinberg Design Associates Drake/Anderson Eve Robinson Associates Garrow Kedigian Interior Design Gil Walsh Interiors Groves & Co. Harry Heissmann Inc. Hollander Design|Landscape Architects Kati Curtis Design… Continue reading KIPS BAY DECORATOR SHOW

HAVE TEA WITH ME

         The artist Michele Brody has turned the simple joy of tea into interactive, performance art. Bronx-based artist Michele Brody presents CommuniTea, a performance series featuring a shared tea service during which participants share loose-leaf tea with the artist and relate their stories, memories, thoughts, poems, and reflections, to be transcribed onto repurposed… Continue reading HAVE TEA WITH ME