Gisele Regatao

Senior Editor, Culture, WNYC News

Gisele Regatao appears in the following:

How to Survive the Super Cold Weather

Monday, January 06, 2014


It's downright frigid in New York today.

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One NY Artist: Villalobos Brothers

Saturday, December 21, 2013

There are thousands of artists in New York City. Some are famous internationally. Others are scratching out a living while perfecting their craft. WNYC is bringing a few of them to the spotlight in their own voices. Here, the Villalobos Brothers. They are a trio of violinists and singer-songwriters from Veracruz, Mexico, now based in Marble Hill, in Upper Manhattan.


Marina Abramovic Stages Her Own Death, and Life

Friday, December 20, 2013

Performance artist Marina Abramovic once sat in a museum for seven hours a day, for about three months. She lived in a gallery for twelve days, without talking or eating. Now she is staging her funeral.


Art Talk: The Four Art Shows to See Before the Year is Over

Friday, December 20, 2013

2013 was the year when New Yorkers stood in line for up to eight hours to go through a rainy, dark room. It was also the year when a painting of a tiny bird from the 1600's drew record crowds to a local museum. And when a famous rotunda was filled with anything but light.

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Word Up: Youth Fills in the Blanks as Crosswords Turn 100

Friday, December 20, 2013

Crosswords are a hundred years young as a new generation of constructors adds LOL and more.


2013's Best New NYC Restaurants are Pricey, But Worth It

Thursday, December 19, 2013

"People need to realize that a bowl of pho shouldn't cost $5 dollars, it should sometimes cost $23 dollars, because it's made with the same love, care and ingredients as their fancy French food," says Bloomberg restaurant critic Ryan Sutton.

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Ten Reasons Why New York Ruled the Music Scene in 2013

Thursday, December 19, 2013

It was a year when Beyonce surprised fans with an unexpected new album. And she made history becoming the first woman to hit number 1 on the Billboard 200 chart with her five studio albums. Her husband Jay-Z and pop star Lady Gaga also had new records out. And a teenager from New Zealand, Lorde, became a hit. But John Schaefer, host of WNYC's Soundcheck, says it was New York that ruled the music scene in 2013, and he has a list of ten reasons why.


For The First Time, a Library in Mariners Harbor, Staten Island

Monday, December 16, 2013

"We're eager to make sure that every neighborhood in New York has a great library," says NYPL President Tony Marx. "That was Andrew Carnegie's vision, originally, and we are working hard to live up to it."


Chemical at Goodyear Plant Linked to Cancer in 50 Workers

Monday, December 16, 2013

The substance was made by DuPont and there is new evidence that the company knew ortho-toluidine caused cancer in animals since the 50s.


Weekend Staff Picks: Crafts, Lights & Tubas

Saturday, December 14, 2013

A visit to Dyker Heights in Brooklyn during the holiday season will allow you to view how neighbors try to outdo one another with elaborate and over-the-top lighting and decoration displays.


The Best TV Shows of 2013

Friday, December 13, 2013

From Scandal to Orange is the New Black, here's your weekend calendar of binge-watching musts.

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Art Talk: What Happens When the Art Dealer Steals the Show

Friday, December 13, 2013

Museums usually mount exhibits featuring one artist. Or a period in history. Or an art movement. But for the first time in its history, the Museum of Modern Art is devoting an exhibition to an art dealer. 

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From Ancient Egypt to Central Park, Why We Are So Into Obelisks

Sunday, December 08, 2013

A new exhibit highlights the only monumental obelisk from ancient Egypt in the United States. And it sits right in Central Park.


Weekend Staff Picks: Cookies, Trees & Legos

Saturday, December 07, 2013

"I've been to Lego Land at least three times," said NJ Public Radio's Nancy Solomon on her excitement at attending a Lego art exhibit.


Our Holiday Guide For Theater Lovers

Friday, December 06, 2013

The holiday season means yet more to chose from on New York stages. There are dozens of Christmas-inspired shows — from the classic, to the "Occupy" versions — many family productions to consider if you have visitors in town, and several plays to see before they close.


Two Million Americans "Nod" Behind the Wheel Every Week

Wednesday, December 04, 2013

Was highway hypnosis behind Sunday's deadly derailment of a MetroNorth commuter train?

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Interview: Brooke Gladstone on New York Mag's Schedule Change

Monday, December 02, 2013

New York Magazine, long known as a cultural touchstone and pioneer in the magazine journalism world, is going bi-weekly.


23 Deaths — and Many Chinese Myths — on Nine Screens

Sunday, December 01, 2013

A tragedy that killed 23 Chinese migrant workers in England nine years ago is the theme of a new massive art piece.

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Making a Little Broadway Show in a Store Window

Friday, November 29, 2013

Shoppers heading out this Black Friday will find plenty of bargains — and also sophisticated windows.


The Former Soviet Union in the '90s, in Blue

Saturday, November 23, 2013

One of the leading photographers of the former Soviet Union is showing 40 years of work in New York City.