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Chance to see the remarkable sculpture o...

Earlier this month, award-winning New York interior designer Amy Lau and co-founder of Design Miami was asked to list her top three pieces of furniture. Lau, who is considered one of the world’s top three interior designers, included Irish furniture maker Joseph Walsh’s Lumenoria table, describing his work as “the legacy of tomorrow.” The Duke […]

Alice Mizrachi’s “Renaissance Women” scu

Artist Alice Mizrachi with her sculpture “Renaissance Women” in Marcus Garvey Park. Photo by Christelo Gérard. Alice Mizrachi and her father, Jacob, in the early days of Renaissance Women. Photo by Christelo Gérard. Artist Alice Mizrachi with her father, Jacob, and mentor Russell Goings. Photo by Christelo Gérard Renowned muralist Alice Mizrachi creates a hand-forged […]

Good literature educates and uplifts; w...

I recently returned from New York where I had the opportunity to visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art and see the Medici exhibition. By the way, the Met had a vaccination mandate, masks were needed, and everyone felt safe and comfortable. One of the recurring symbols used by Renaissance painters in their depictions of famous […]

Book revisits each work of filmmaker Sat...

A new book on the works of legendary filmmaker Satyajit Ray revisits each of his 39 feature films, short films and documentaries to investigate their cinematic and social context. “The Cinema of Satyajit Ray”, published by Westland, is written by author Bhaskar Chattopadhyay. It claims to be an encyclopedic cover of Ray’s cinema including an […]

Tesla confirms refreshed Model Y with 4,...

Tesla announced the company’s quarterly earnings report last night. Tesla beat analyst consensus in almost every measure, posting record quarterly profits of $ 1.6 billion and a record auto gross margin of 30%. Afterwards, Tesla also held a earnings conference call with analysts and senior executives at the electric vehicle maker. Although Tesla CEO Elon […]

Henry Moore’s bronze sculpture (British,

Bronze sculpture by Henry Moore (British, 1898-1986) titled Mother and Child on Ladderback Rocking Chair (1952), edition 9 +1, 8 ¼ inches high. Estimate $ 400,000 to $ 600,000.Shannon’s Art Auctioneers MILFORD, Connecticut – Shannon’s has assembled an exceptional group of 180 works of art that will be offered at their Fall Art Auction on […]

MN architecture firm wins clients by tra...

Applause is welcome at MN, whose founding mission is to welcome and celebrate the diversity of New York City, both in terms of ethnicity and vision, and to foster inclusion among its staff by matters of race, sex, origin and experience. “I am always happy that you see people clamoring to enter restaurants,” said MN […]

Nobel Laureate for Literature Elfriede J...

She writes about sexuality, violence, mass culture and repressed fascism. In the 1980s and 1990s, author Elfriede Jelinek was the sharp-tongued “inconvenient” moralist, holding a mirror to what she saw as the conservative, fanatic and historically oblivious of her Austrian homeland. With her sarcastic, provocative, sometimes contemptuous style, she has turned half the country against […]

Documentary chronicles Diversity in chil...

Tell me another story of the Ezra Jack Keats Foundation, in collaboration with Office Performing Arts + Film, highlights past and present creators and advocates whose focus has been on children’s literature. At a time when various books are facing challenges across the country, the Ezra Jack Keats Foundation (EJK), in association with Office Performing […]