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The Leslie Lohman Museum Presents Expanded Visions: Fifty Years of Collecting

This March, New York’s premiere museum for gay and lesbian art is reopening its doors after taking a hiatus to accommodate a greatly-anticipated expansion of the SoHo location....

Kerry James Marshall: One Artist’s View of Black History

In the 600-year history of the African American experience, there are tragically few known and collected artists and even fewer representations of black people when it comes to...

Hippie Haute Couture Celebrated at NYC Gallery Showing

The Museum of Arts and Design exhibit is called “Counter-Couture: Fashioning Identity in the American Counterculture.” But you’d be just fine thinking about it...

Wed in the World: Taking the Good with the Bad

Good news for Massachusetts and the Cherokee offset struggles in Arkansas and England. ARKANSAS The Arkansas State Supreme Court threw out a ruling that would have allowed married...

Gallery: Expanded Visions: Fifty Years of Collecting

All photos courtesy of the Leslie-Lohman Museum...

Becoming Andy Warhol Brings Pop Art Full Circle

Before Warhol was Warhol, he was just another commercial illustrator who sought to break out into the art scene in NYC....

Brews Are Big News at the NYC Craft Beer Festival

March 3–4 The annual NYC Craft Beer Festival makes its intoxicating return to Manhattan, featuring tastings from 75 national breweries along with a hearty lineup of bites from...

DIFFA: Confronting AIDS through Art and Design

What’s more fabulous than a hall full of designer dining rooms? The fact that every chair is a step in the right direction....

The Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago Celebrates Merce Cunningham

Seminal modern dance figure Merce Cunningham will receive a major retrospective at both the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago and Minneapolis’ Walker Art Center starting this...

That Moment You Realize: Top of the Ladder, Wrong Wall

Kevin gets caught in the turnstiles of Hollywood’s fame game, but he’s left wondering if there’s really any value in being known by the well-known....

Afternoon or Evening Delight: The Afterglow Candle

If you’re looking to set the tone for a romantic holiday, consider the Afterglow massage candle. It starts by exciting the senses with alluring aromas like vanilla or...

DIARY: Let Me Entertain You

Faced with underwhelming attendance at his earliest readings, Wade resorts to a variety of attention-getting gimmicks to engage the masses. At one of my first author events, a...