Soterios Johnson

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Art Talk: Graffiti — Virtuosity or Vandalism?

Friday, October 25, 2013

Crime is low and rents are high in New York, but graffiti is back.

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Art Talk: Taking Pictures Inside Museums — Creative or Crass?

Friday, October 11, 2013

Museum-goers, be warned. If you try to take a photograph at the Magritte show at the Museum of Modern Art, or the Robert Indiana exhibit at the Whitney Museum, a uniformed guard will come rushing out and sternly instruct you: "No photographs!"

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Art Talk: What Does "LOVE" Have To Do With It?

Friday, September 27, 2013

There is no lack of paintings that show mountains or human figures. What's in this week? Paintings with words.

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Future of Met Council in Doubt After CEO Charged With Stealing

Thursday, September 26, 2013

The Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty has been around since 1972, but a financial scandal could prove devastating for the charity.  


Today In Politics: Thompson Stays in the Race

Thursday, September 12, 2013

Thompson met with supporters Thursday night, declaring he will wait until the Board of Elections counts the votes from machines this weekend before taking further action.


Art Talk: What's Hot in the Fall Art Season? White Men

Thursday, September 12, 2013

"This is an art season that could make you think that the feminist movement never happened." 

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Art Talk: MoMA's Mea Culpa to Hopper and O'Keefe

Friday, August 09, 2013

Edward Hopper and Georgia O’Keeffe are considered some of the best American artists of the 20th century. But it was not easy to find their work at the Museum of Modern Art. At least not until now.

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Art Talk: The Artist is Present, but in the South Bronx?

Friday, August 02, 2013

Like it or not, art often comes with the artist these days.

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Art Talk - Museum Lines: Popular or Painful?

Friday, July 12, 2013

Call it the most popular rain in town.

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Helicopter Safely Crash Lands Into the Hudson River

Monday, July 01, 2013


Federal authorities are investigating Sunday's helicopter water landing in the Hudson River off 79th Street. Five people in the chopper, four of them tourists from Sweden, all got off the helicopter safely.


Art Talk - Ken Price: Glowing Ceramic With Weird Holes

Friday, June 28, 2013

Some galleries of the Metropolitan Museum of Art are featuring weird objects that look like glowing moon rocks...with strange holes.  They are courtesy of Ken Price, a ceramic sculptor from Los Angeles who died last year.

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On Whirlwind Day, Christine Quinn Is Front and Center

Thursday, June 27, 2013


Christine Quinn had quite a day in the public eye Wednesday.


One NY Artist: Actor Jonny Orsini

Saturday, June 22, 2013

There are thousands of artists is New York City. Some are famous internationally, and others are scratching out a living while perfecting their craft.  WNYC is bringing a few of them to the spotlight, in their own voices.

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Art Talk - Turrell at Guggenheim: Heroic or Disappointing?

Friday, June 21, 2013

Get ready for a summer of light. Literally. 

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Clock Running Down on Cuomo's Agenda

Wednesday, June 19, 2013


In his State of the State address earlier this year, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo vowed he'd push through an aggressive agenda on women's rights, government reform and the decriminalization of small amounts of marijuana. But with the clock running out on this year's session that is ending Friday, none ...

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New Healthcare Tech Causes Spike in Costs

Thursday, June 13, 2013

Many things make healthcare expensive in the United States, and close to the top of the list is technology. Several studies have challenged whether patients get better results from the latest high-tech equipment. Kaiser Health News reporter Jenny Gold has been looking at perhaps the costliest of these devices, proton-radiation ...


Art Talk: Edward Hopper's Drawings Are... Boring

Friday, June 07, 2013

"If all you do is draw a figure realistically, we can get the same experience looking at a photograph," says Art critic Deborah Solomon. "We want something more. We want the artist to create a parallel universe, Hopper certainly did that."

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Summer on Stage: This Season's Notable Musicals

Friday, May 31, 2013

A young man grappling for meaning in life, surrounded by acrobats in hoops. A sung-through adaptation of the Russian novel "War and Peace." And a pop-star musical about the former first lady of the Philippines.


Nocera: Big Ten Regretting Rutgers Decision? Not for a Second

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

The Big Ten isn’t likely thinking twice about having Rutgers join the conference next year despite scandals that have dogged its athletic department, according to New York Times columnist Joe Nocera said.


In Boost for Silicon Alley, Yahoo to Buy Tumblr for $1.1B

Monday, May 20, 2013

The board of the long-faltering tech giant Yahoo has reportedly agreed to pay $1.1 billion for Tumblr, a New York-based social blogging platform with more than a hundred million blogs and a young, engaged user base. The deal might just make Yahoo hip again. So, what does it mean for Tumblr and the Silicon Alley startup scene here in New York? New Tech City host Manoush Zomorodi explains on Morning Edition. 

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