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The Metropolitan Museum of Art has received an epic 10-panel mural by realist painter Thomas Hart Benton depicting American life before the Depression.
If you’re looking for the latest Disney release or even a jumbo-size cola, these places aren’t for you. But if you’re looking for edgy film in an intimate setting, then check out the city’s five best microtheaters.
New York City has about 1 million feet of construction scaffolding at any given time, and some of it is turning into art.
The roughly two mile-stretch of Hudson River Park between Grand Street in Tribeca and West 29th in Chelsea offers tremendous views of the New Jersey shoreline, the Manhattan skyline and Lady Liberty herself, along with eight fascinating works of art.
It’s no secret, of course, that museums carefully regulate their temperatures to protect their treasures. This climate control makes museums an excellent option for escaping New York City’s heat and humidity. At the Metropolitan Museum of Art, you can get even cooler by seeking out its bluest, chilliest paintings.
New York City’s comics museum has closed its doors while it plans for the future.
Renowned for their beauty and ingenuity, iconic works are no stranger to New York City. Consider visiting some of the world’s most infamous works housed right here in the Big Apple.
Mihaly “Mike” Kovacsezics didn’t speak at his sentencing Tuesday.
Have they gone loco? The design team of the High Line park is floating an unusual idea by artist Jeff Koons. He wants to hang a full-size replica of a steam locomotive from a crane above a part of the park.
New York is home to over 400 galleries and museums and boasts some of the most beautiful works of art and architecture in the country. Join one of the many art walks that take place throughout the year.
New York City is a haven for all types of artists, filled with places where people of all learning levels and artistic abilities can explore their own hidden talents.
Jason Gluskin has been drawing for as long as he can remember but it wasn’t until four years ago that he began painting.
While his photography may induce feelings of vertigo for some by giving a sense of falling from a New York City skyscraper, artist Navid Baraty says he’s not scared of heights.
Just because you are broke, doesn’t mean you can’t have an afternoon of culture in New York City. Here are a few of our favorites.