December 8, 1972
Mixed Media Collage on Paper
30 x 22 inches
Cey Adams, a New York City native, emerged from the downtown graffiti movement to exhibit alongside fellow artists Jean-Michel Basquiat and Keith Haring. As the Creative Director of hip hop mogul Russell Simmons' Def Jam Recordings, he co-founded the Drawing Board, the label's in-house visual design firm, where he created visual identities, album covers, logos, and advertising campaigns for Run DMC, Beastie Boys, LL Cool J, Public Enemy, Notorious B.I.G., Maroon 5, and Jay-Z. He exhibits, lectures and teaches art workshops at institutions including: MoMA, Brooklyn Museum, New York University and many more institutions across the U.S.
His recent body of work, Trusted Brands, explores a cultural fascination with brand loyalty, raising questions about our values, consumerism, race, gender, class, and history.
Significant Other: Refreshed AP 8/9
Significant Other is a series of woodblock prints published by the LeRoy Neiman Center for Print Studies, Columbia University.
Arlene Shechet is a sculptor living and working in New York City and the Hudson Valley. All at Once, a twenty-year survey of her work, was hailed by The New York Times as "some of the most imaginative American sculpture of the past 20 years, and some of the most radically personal."
Her work is in distinguished public and private collections including Brooklyn Museum, Hessel Museum of Art in Annandale-on-Hudson, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Walker Art Center, and Whitney Museum of American Art.
Enjoy a private tour for six of the Rubin Museum of Art, the cross-cultural museum dedicated to discovering art and culture of the Himalayas. You'll also be treated to cocktails or other drinks of your choice in the Museum's Cafe Serai.
Then, head to dinner at Cafeteria Restaurant, serving exceptional American comfort food with a contemporary twist in the heart of Chelsea. ($100.00)
Rubin Museum Valid Wednesdays through May 2, 2020.
Reservation required; based on availability. Non-transferable.
Reserve two tickets to any upcoming performance at the Flea!
The Flea Theater invests in work that wouldn't be produced elsewhere, and in early-career artists who wouldn't gain opportunities elsewhere. As a result their stages are filled with new plays, fueled by emerging talent, and focused on urgent stories that reflect the world around us.
Each spring, St. Ann's Warehouse showcases works-in-progress developed over the course of a year in our Puppet Lab. Now in its 20th year, St. Ann's Puppet Lab is an experimental haven for artists making interdisciplinary puppet and object theater. See the showcase May 28 - June 2.
Beat the heat this summer and see Frozen on Broadway! Fans of the Disney movie will enjoy songs both familiar and new, with a performance of "Let It Go" by Caissie Levy that the New York Times has called "sensational."
Dust off your dancing shoes for the Brooklyn Americana Music Festival, returning to Brooklyn's waterfront this fall! Enjoy VIP access for yourself and a guest at the festival's opening night gala in September. The lineup has yet to be announced, but last year fifty performances took place over the course of the four-day festival. Artists included Jolie Holland and Samantho Parton, Wild Ponies, Dan Zanes, and many more.
Opening Night at the Jalopy Theatre, 315 Columbia Street, Red Hook, Brooklyn. Thursday, September 19th, 2019 8pm - 10:30 pm. Two Reserved Front Row Seats.
Two VIP tickets to a BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival benefit concert of your choice will help you make the most out of your summer concert-going experience. This package includes access to the FRIENDS tent, reserved seating section, and expedited entry to the show.
The national and Courtney Barnett - Wednesday & Thursday, June 12-13
Father John Misty, Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit, Jade Bird - Wednesday, June 19
Mac Demarco plus special guests - Tuesday, August 9
Winners must contact Susana Contreras at least 24 hours prior to the show of their choosing.
Image via BRIC
Celebrate summer at a Yankees game! Enjoy four terrace level seats at a game during the 2019 baseball season.
Sweat it out this summer!
Up your fitness game with a three-month select membership at Equinox. You'll love going to the gym with unlimited group classes, luxury amenities, and top tier service.
Then, grab a buddy and cozy up in matching sweatshirts from the design shop and bookstore at Dumbo's own Usagi.
Summer Kisses Winter Tears x Usagi is an exclusive tee-shirt and sweater collection featuring Philippe Dufour-Loriolle illustrations. Sweatshirts are 100% cotton and made in France.
Become a member of The Center for Fiction, the only nonprofit in the country solely dedicated to the art of fiction. This two-person membership to the new space in Downtown Brooklyn includes:
- access to the Center's members-only second floor, which includes a peaceful reading room and terrace for reading and quiet conversation plus a terrace and bar featuring craft beers, wine, and a changing menu of specialty cocktails
- borrowing privileges from a circulating collection of 70,000+ classic and contemporary fiction titles
- 10% discount on admission to special events, writing workshops, reading groups, bookstore and cafe purchases
- 15% off kids programming and creative writing workshops.
- 4 single-time-use guest day passes that entitle users access to all membership amenities.
Put on your dancing shoes and head over to Mark Morris Dance Group for five classes of your choice! Get a workout and improve your skills at the same time with classes in ballet, jazz, hip hop, tap, and more.
Brush up on your artistic skill set or learn new techniques with a summer or fall course at Pratt Institute's School of Continuing and Professional Studies! Choose from classes like Renaissance Era Figure Drawing for the Contemporary Artist, Basic Bookbinding Techniques, Pinhole Photography, Metalworking, and more.
Pratt Institute's School of Continuing and Professional Studies (SCPS) provides high-quality credit and non-credit courses and programs to the nontraditional student in a variety of subjects for educational advancement, career change, and enrichment. SCPS students obtain the necessary tools to stay ahead in today's competitive workplace. Through innovative programs and courses, students expand upon and sharpen their skill set to advance their career goals.
Courses are offered at its Manhattan location at 144 West 14th Street during each fall, spring, and summer term, and on Pratt's campus in the historic Clinton Hill section of Brooklyn.
Enjoy a one-week stay in the heart of Tamarindo - a tropical paradise situated along the north Pacific coast of Costa Rica! Stay in a 3 bedroom, 2 bath condo and explore the beaches, lush rainforests, exotic wildlife and extreme adventures. Known for its amazing surf and laid-back vibe, Tamarindo is the perfect vacation destination.
Treat yourself (and a friend!) to a decadent meal at Ed's Lobster Bar. From the standard roll or ravioli to poutine and pot pie, Ed's will surely have something for any kind of lobster-lover.
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You've Kondo-ed your closet but have you considered your photos? Tidy up with an intro package from Silk Purse Factory's photo organizing experts! You'll receive:
- A home visit consultation up to one hour in Manhattan or Brooklyn or by phone
- 100 of your photo prints (up to 8x10") scanned and digital files stored on a flash drive
- Scans re-dated with correct dates and incorporated into your digital photo library
Silk Purse Factory (SPF) are organizing experts who specialize in archiving and editing personal photo libraries and home video. They can help you digitize your shoeboxes of photo prints and manage the constant stream of digital photos and screenshots from your phone. They'll also incorporate the scanned prints into your library, in chronological order, backed up and accessible across all of your devices.