Art

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Best Andy Warhol Exhibits In The U.S.

Are you a fan of Andy Warhol’s art? Check out the best places in the country to view his work according to Deborah Davis, author of “The Trip: Andy Warhol’s Plastic Fantastic Cross-Country Adventure.”

07/29/2015

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New York City’s 6 Best Dog Runs

New York City is full of great dog walks, runs and parks. City parks have four designations for dogs: no dogs allowed, dogs on leash, off-leash and dog runs.

CBS New York–05/27/2015

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5 Best Family-Friendly Activities In NYC (And Nearby) This Spring

Spring is here—at last! Celebrate by taking your favorite wee ones to one of our picks for the best family-friendly activities this season. Unsurprisingly, the majority take place outside. Enjoy! By Jessica Allen. More: It’s Spring! […]

04/07/2015

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The Best Gift Ideas To Bring Back From A Trip

This list will give you an idea of what gifts are best to bring back from a trip.

02/26/2015

Mayor de Blasio's plan to update the art on display at City Hall has drawn criticism from some New Yorkers. (Credit: CBS2)

Mayor de Blasio’s Plan To Update City Art Collection Draws Criticism From Some New Yorkers

The City Hall Portraits Collection consists of more than 100 paintings of presidents, mayors, and military heroes from centuries past, something the mayor wants to change.

12/15/2014

Andy Warhol (1928 - 1987), American pop artist and film maker.  (Photo by Evening Standard/Getty Images)

Rare Andy Warhol Paintings Headed To NYC Auction

Elvis Presley. Marlon Brando. Andy Warhol. The A-list trifecta of music, film and art is going on the auction block at Christie’s in November.

09/23/2014

Art Everywhere display in Times Square (Credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

American Artworks Take Over Times Square As National Art Exhibit Kicks Off

The nationwide exhibit launched Monday and runs through Aug. 31.

08/04/2014

'Las Bicicletas' will celebrate art and the love of bicycles in New York City. (Credit: CBS 2)

‘Las Bicicletas’ Celebrates Art And The Love Of Bicycles From Mexico To New York City

Grab your walking shoes and your subway card and get ready to experience the American debut of a rolling art exhibit.

07/12/2014

Sphinx made of sugar (Credit: CBS 2)

Art Exhibit At Abandoned Williamsburg Sugar Refinery Has New Yorkers Abuzz

Surrounded by melting molasses figurines of child slaves is the centerpiece: a giant sphinx, 35 feet tall, 75 feet long, and coated with 40 tons of pure white sugar.

07/04/2014

Map shows NYC public schools without any certified arts teacher, according to NYC Department of Education, U.S. Census Bureau. (credit: Google Maps via NYC Comptroller's Office)

City To Hire More Than 100 Full-Time Art Teachers Following Comptroller Study

The announcement was made at the Bronx Museum of the Arts. It was accompanied by music from a middle school orchestra.

07/01/2014

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5 Fabulous NYC Sculpture Gardens

Sculpture gardens offer the best of two lovely worlds: art and nature. Here are five in New York worth exploring and enjoying.

05/13/2014

TV 10/55's Toni Senecal stretched her legs in one of the New York area's most creative races. (Credit TV 10/55)

Toni On! New York: We’re Getting Creative!

In the edition we saw this week, WLNY’s Toni Senecal indulged her creative side with a trip to one of Brooklyn’s best chocolatiers, looked at an ecologically aware art display, and stretched her legs in the Tri-State area’s most creative race.

05/10/2014

Paintings of Snoop Dog (L) and Nelson Mandela (R) by late New York City artist Jean-Michel Basquiat that were allegedly stolen from a gallery in Brooklyn. (credit: Sean Leonard/CBS 2)

Art Taken In Brooklyn Gallery Heist Returned To Rightful Owner

In a heist that was caught on video in March, thieves were seen running down a Williamsburg Street with paintings taken from a nearby gallery.

04/22/2014

Paintings of Snoop Dog (L) and Nelson Mandela (R) by late New York City artist Jean-Michel Basquiat that were allegedly stolen from a gallery in Brooklyn. (credit: Sean Leonard/CBS 2)

Brooklyn Gallery Owner Speaks Out About Stolen Artwork As Search For Paintings Continues

Sean Leonard said he was eager to see the suspect who allegedly stole nearly $30,000 of art work from his Williamsburg gallery, punished.

03/05/2014

Two artists live inside a giant wheel at a Williamsburg, Brooklyn, art gallery. (credit: CBS 2)

Artists In Brooklyn Put New Spin On The Hamster Wheel

Ward Shelley and Alex Schweder are spending that time precariously atop a giant hamster-like wheel in Williamsburg, CBS 2’s Tony Aiello reported.

03/05/2014

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