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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

Superstorm Sandy debris collage made by Toms River artist Gregg Hinlicky (credit: sandydebris.com)

Stories From Main Street: Turning Sandy Debris Into Works Of Art

The pieces of art are made up of pieces of people’s lives swept up in the Oct. 2012 storm. Toms River artist Gregg Hinlicky created 28 collages with the debris he recovered.

02/10/2014

Yoko Ono (Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images Entertainment)

Yoko Ono Discusses John Lennon’s Birthday, Art Exhibit In ‘Hip’ Soho

Wednesday would have been John Lennon’s 73rd birthday. To mark the occasion, Yoko Ono is presenting an exhibit of the former Beatles art work at a gallery in Soho.

10/08/2013

NY Woman Accused Of Selling Fake Art To Galleries Appears In Court Saturday

A 56-year-old New York woman accused of cheating two of Manhattan’s top art galleries out of millions of dollars faces a federal judge Saturday after pleading not guilty at her arraignment on Friday.

07/20/2013

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NYC’s 5 Best Places For Glass Art

New York City is experiencing a growth in the demand for glass art and glass-art education. Ever wondered how that Tiffany glass lamp in the Met was created? Or how those colorful necklace beads from the Brooklyn Museum are made so small? Never worry – below is your guide to New York’s best galleries and glass-making facilities.

07/02/2012