Ai Weiwei Makes A Big Splash At The Dover Street Market

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The latest project from Chinese conceptual artist Ai Weiwei involves pieces from emerging designers from the Dover Street Market in NY. Wei Wei was given free reign to shoot for V Magazine, “in whatever manner he chose.” So, new brands like Hood By Air and Gosha Rubchinskiy had their clothes splattered by buckets of paint. Taken mid-pour, the ... See the Rest

What Would New York Look Like Without Electricity?

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Imagine this: New York city at night with no light except from the stars above. French artist Thierry Cohen pulled the plug on major cities by rendering them entirely free of electricity. Darkened Cities series features Shanghai, San Francisco, Paris, and New York.  In an effort to "reveal unseen realities," Thierry linkens photography as a way to ... See the Rest

Lypsinka! The Trilogy Is On In NYC

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The dazzling and NEVER disappointing Lypsinka returns to the New York stage in 3 shows! EVERYONE is going to see this show, including Wowlebrity Kelly Osbourne. (In this pic, it looks Miss Crawford does not know quite what to make of the young starlet?) John Epperson in LYPSINKA! The Trilogy is three unique shows running in ... See the Rest

Open Your Art: Cameron Gray’s GYMNASTY

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So, I missed the opening last Thursday, but this bit of inspiration is from the press release for Cameron Gray's Gymnasty; Do you strive to open your heart to receive miracles and improve yourself? Do you feel there is a solution to every problem? Do you accept yourself even though you make mistakes? Do you feel like everything happens ... See the Rest

Art Auction Highlights: Elvis, Marlon, Inkjet, Scribbles and $100 Million Chariot

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Christie’s & Sotheby’s (and to a somewhat lesser degree, Phillips) auction houses are offering some 2,300 lots during two weeks of sales of Impressionist, modern, postwar and contemporary art. The result is expected to top the $1.8 billion total from last November's auction but might not hit the $2.2 billion record set in May 2014. A bronze ... See the Rest

Joseph Keckler: Goth Teen Relapse

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It seems perfect to celebrate the Goth Teen this time of year. In this video, dreamy New York performance artist Joseph Keckler, leaves the office to go downtown and channel the romantic figure of The Wanderer. (singing, not lip syncing for his life as you might imagine.) Made with filmmaker Laura Terruso, it comes out of Keckler's performance ... See the Rest

Nice Treat!: Dominique Ansel Bakery Goodies Delivered By Uber

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The inventor of the Cronut, is now making it super-easy (if not super-cheap) to get his baked goods, thanks to UberRUSH. Now you can skip the line at Dominique Ansel Bakery and have his sweet treats delivered directly to your door. Breakfast will be that much sweeter with Nutella milk bread, creamy hot chocolate and homemade granola. Ansel’s ... See the Rest

Real Estate Porn (Jennifer Edition): JLaw vs. JLo

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Well, they are both big stars named Jennifer L. with fancy new places (that we can't afford), but that is where the similarity stops. Still, it's fun to compare and contrast, Beverly Hills house vs New York City loft, traditional vs modern –even though these are real estate pics, they seem to reflect these Jen's tastes, somewhat. Jennifer ... See the Rest