Mayor de Blasio’s Plan To Update City Art Collection Draws Criticism From Some New YorkersThe 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.
Stories From Main Street: Turning Sandy Debris Into Works Of ArtThe 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.
Yoko Ono Discusses John Lennon's Birthday, Art Exhibit In 'Hip' SohoWednesday 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.
NY Woman Accused Of Selling Fake Art To Galleries Appears In Court SaturdayA 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.
NYC's 5 Best Places For Glass ArtNew 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.