The European Fine Art Fair, Tefaf, hopes its American debut at the Park Avenue Armory helps offset the fair’s shrinking audience in Europe.
All the new and coming soon restuarants in the Twin Cities. A new chapter has begun at 128 Cleveland Avenue in St. Paul’s Merriam Park. Stewart’s softly opened over the weekend with a limited food menu, but a full bar. Starting tomorrow, the restaurant that was once the 128 Cafe will be open for real. Show More Summary
Artist Taryn Simon and architects OMA join up to create a hauntingly memorable installation at the Park Avenue Armory. The post These Colossal Pillars Are a Beautiful Embodiment of Grief appeared first on WIRED.
The new conveyor system will open the week of October 3, ferrying books from the vast, subterranean archives beneath Bryant Park to researchers working in the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building on Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street. (more…)
On view at the Park Avenue Armory Artist Taryn Simon’s latest work, An Occupation of Loss, explores the anatomy of grief and mourning and the ways in which we attempt to make sense of the uncertain universe. Now on view at the Park Avenue...Show More Summary
Taryn Simon fills the Park Avenue Armory with a cultural petri dish that puts global mourning customs on display.
The city's priciest apartment sale so far this year closed on Sept. 8 for $87.7 million. The penthouse at 432 Park Ave. sold to a Saudi billionaire and was an unusual deal because the tower's... To view the full story, click the title link.
An 86-year-old Park Avenue resident was thrown to the ground and mugged when he refused to give a dollar to a stranger in Central Park, police said. The man was taking a moonlight stroll with his 56-year-old wife at about 12:30 am on Friday when they passed a group of four men, described as black...
(Image credit: 47 Park Avenue) We can't all live in a gorgeous Haussmannien building on the left bank of the Seine. In fact, some of us have to live in effective but uninspiring homes with little to no architectural detail whatsoever. Show More Summary
Mike Taylor, 45, joined private equity firm First Avenue Partners in early 2015 and was a principal there when he allegedly lured a woman to his Park City hotel during the Sundance Film Festival.
Artist Taryn Simon has created a major new work for Park Avenue Armory?s Wade Thompson Drill Hall, co-commissioned by the Armory and Artangel, London. A conceptual artist working primarily with image and text, Simon breaks form withShow More Summary
No children were reported hurt; the fire occurred shortly before 5 p.m. on 51st Avenue.
Mourning in many cultures calls for ceremonies with paid professionals. Now the art of mourning can be seen and heard at the Park Avenue Armory.
Just a few years ago, the only worthwhile retail destination in lower Manhattan (the financial district and Battery Park) after 9/11 was the designer discount emporium Century 21 — and even Carrie Bradshaw didn't go there unless she had jury duty. But the area has transformed from a desolate... Continue reading
A 33-year-old man was critically wounded last night after he was shot in the head on a Brooklyn street. According to police, the unidentified man was shot in front of an apartment building near the corner of Woodruff and Ocean Avenues in Prospect Lefferts Gardens, a block south of Prospect Park. Show More Summary
Perhaps you saw our post on visiting Hupp’s Battery and thought, that’s great guys, but I’d really like to do this without getting killed by a train. Let’s start north of the railroad cut bridge along Reynolds’ Avenue. We’ll park here next to the statue for Brigadier General James S. Show More Summary
No one injured but police spent hours investigating scene near Connecticut Avenue.
A teenager was shot and killed early Sunday in the parking lot of a Riverside church, according to police. Police say the victim was walking with some friends shortly before 1:15 a.m. in the 5600 block of Arlington Avenue when they were confronted by someone and a fight broke out. A suspect pulled...
Wedding guests at a boutique Park Avenue hotel claim they were bitten by bed bugs the night before the ceremony, and they say the hotel refused to give them a refund. [ more › ]
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