Category Archives: Art and Museums

Roger Waters plays Newport with My Morning Jacket

July 24, 2015

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Tip of the Week: How to turn your apartment into a photo gallery

July 18, 2015- By Steven E. Greer If you own even a small point-and-shoot camera, these days the resolution is pretty impressive

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Review: Taming of the Shrew

July 12, 2015– By Steven E. Greer Shakespeare in the park is a tedious affair under ideal conditions.

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WTC Performing Arts Center still lacks funding to proceed

Update July 24, 2015- The LMDC, the piggy bank for this project, is not going to release any funds

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The designer of Le District gives a walking tour

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The Wall: in theaters September 29th

July 9, 2015

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Review: The new Whitney District takes off

May 12, 2015- By Steven E. Greer There has been the despicable cheesy Meatpacking District for decades, where one can see on

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Downtown Manhattan was the epicenter of the American Revolution

July 4, 2015- It is easy to forget, but most of the crucial battles and events in our Revolutionary

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Quick: How many towers do you see?

June 27, 2015- Take a quick look, then close your eyes. How many towers did you see? If you

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Interview with the CEO of design group ICRAVE, Lionel Ohayon, about Le District

 

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Massive crowds at One World Observatory

June 6, 2015- If the local restaurants and shops cannot monetize the thousands of people visiting the

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Park Events: Drawing in the Park

Drawing in the Park STATUS: This event will occur as scheduled. WHERE: South Cove WHEN: June 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm |Recurring Event (See all) TICKETING INFORMATION: This event is free

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World’s smallest theater opens in BPC

May 19, 2015- New Yorkers are used to small apartments, but even by those standards, this

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Port Authority creates ultracreepy vibe for One World Trade Center

April 6, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I have been throughout the Silverstein-managed World Trade Center Towers several times

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Images from the Irish Memorial in Battery Park

April 22, 2015- To learn more, the designer of the memorial will be giving a tour on May 3rd at 2:00 PM.

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9/11 Memorial Survivor Tree blossoms

April 29, 2015

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Interview with the founders of Shakespeare Downtown

Update April 30, 2015- The folks trying to put this production on have postponed it until

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The Soft Spin exhibit in Winter Garden

March 26, 2015- Heather Nicol’s Soft Spin exhibit in Winter Garden.

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IMG’s Fashion Week does not choose WTC for new home

Update April 13, 2015- Well, we tried to lobby all the powers that be, but failed. IMG’s Fashion

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Confirmed: BPCA wants the Irish Memorial “to go away”

March 17, 2017- A year later and nothing has changed, and it is intentional. A BPCA insider told

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