Helen Levitt

Thursday, April 02, 2009


Treasures IV

Tuesday, March 17, 2009


Connie Converse

Friday, March 13, 2009

During the 1950s Connie Converse lived in New York City writing and singing thoughtful, emotional, smart, witty, personal songs. She accompanied herself on guitar, a "singer/songwriter" before that term or style existed. Connie sang her songs at gatherings of friends, and once on television. The music industry of her day ...


Shepard Fairey: Supply and Demand

Thursday, February 26, 2009

Shepard Fairey, the man behind the Obey Giant campaign and the Obama "Hope" poster, discusses his work, a new museum retrospective and book, and the role of street art in political activism with Brian Lehrer.

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Scouting New York

Thursday, February 19, 2009


Fashion Week 2009

Friday, February 13, 2009


Asian Migration

Friday, February 06, 2009


The Artists of Queens at the Queens Museum

Monday, January 26, 2009

From January 24 through April 26 The Queens Museum of Art opens its 4th biennial. The exhibition features artists from around the world who live or work in Queens.


Art and Love

Thursday, January 22, 2009


Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Remembered

Thursday, January 15, 2009

"A Journey of Hope: From Protest to Presidency" is a an afternoon of discussion, music, poetry and celebration exploring the dreams of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and what the election of Barack Obama means for the future of the civil rights movement.


The Obama Artists

Tuesday, January 13, 2009

Artists mobilized in large numbers in support of the Obama campaign, helping to turn the outsider candidate into a modern-day icon before he even assumed office.