Q: My husband and I have gotten on a major LED light bulb kick recently. We just purchased 20 new Philips LED light bulbs (60W and 500K) for the recessed lights throughout our condo, and we love them! Yes, we are obsessed with bright lights! However, we are stumped when it comes to finding light bulbs for our three globe pendant fixtures from West Elm. READ MORE »
Not surprisingly, it was a fun, fun, fun, fun, fun time. In addition to the presence of Patti Smith, members of the National, the Drepung Gomang monks, and others, there was a special surprise for modern music fans. As Rolling Stone reports, Tuesday night’s gala concert at Carnegie Hall included a performance by the reformed […]
New Order, Iggy Pop, Patti Smith, Philip Glass, Sufjan Stevens, and The National come together.
The 24th annual Tibet Benefit Concert will take place at New York's Carnegie Hall on Tuesday evening, for which the concert's artistic director Philip Glass has lined up a one-time, live collaboration between New Order and Iggy Pop.
In the month and days since Philip Seymour Hoffman was found dead in his New York City apartment, there have been a great number of tributes, from his peers admiring his incredible work in their own awards acceptance speeches to mashups of his incredible and creepiest roles. Show More Summary
Did you know that Tadao Ando was a boxer before he became an architect? Or that Philip Johnson studied philosophy before going on to build his famed Glass House? The road to a career in design is not always the most straightforward, and more than a handful
Devo as Potatoes, Philip Glass on 'Sesame Street', and More Experimental Music on Children's TV
Apart from the recognizable repetitive patterns and melodies that adorn composer m: Philip Glass' music, there is also one recurring theme that reappears throughout his rich and illustrious career regardless if it is opera, symphony, theatre piece or soundtrack. That is the lives of lumin...
Watch clips of The Residents on "Pee Wee's Playhouse," Philip Glass on "Sesame Street," Devo on Yo Gabba Gabba!, and Bruce Haack on "Mr Rodgers' Neighborhood."
by Jia Tolentino I'm so late to this party, but what a party it is. "Geometry of Circles" via FACT, and this great new Tumblr, Experimental Music on Children's TV. 0 Comments
Philips' just unveiled a new concept for an urban beehive that would allow anyone to become an amateur bee keeper - even those who live in apartments with no backyards. The pod-like hive attaches to a hole cut into a pane of glass. Once affixed, the glass
For all it's renown and dignity, Philip Johnson's Glass House in New Canaan, Conn., is no stranger to the art of the high-brow gimmick. Besides offering a $30K one-night stay via Neiman Marcus, the house invites artists to exhibit their...
Koyanisqaatsi, a debut collaboration between filmmaker Godfrey Reggio and composer Philip Glass, broke ground in so many ways in the 1980's for exploring film as a poetic, rather than narrative or theatrical expression. Over ten years...Show More Summary
In addition to Emanuele Arciuli playing my Earth-Preserving Chant tomorrow evening in New York City, and my recent Helsinki premiere, this Saturday Nicolas Horvath is playing my piano piece Going to Bed: Homage to Philip Glass in Kiev, at the Night of Minimal Piano #2. I’ve been noticing for awhile, from my Hostmonster statistics, that […]
For a long time, I have detested the music of Philip Glass. As a teenager, I was swept away by Koyaanisqatsi in the theater (more because the images were new to me, and the dystopian picture of modern life sympathetic, than because of...Show More Summary
Philip Roth is not a Jewish writer. Meditation for prisoners. Primates through the looking glass. How Richard Dawkins is more utterly certain about his beliefs than Sean Hannity. Hotter cyclists win. And Cinderella on Tinder (genius). Oh, and the habits of straight guys on dating and hook-up apps: With a lot of guys I could […]
Do you find it difficult to keep your wine glasses looking sparkling clean? If so, here are some tips I picked up from my friend, Virginia Philip. Virginia owns the Virginia Philip Wine Shop & Academy in West Palm Beach, Florida. Rinse your glasses immediately after using them. Show More Summary
By January listening time: John Cage Arnold Dreyblatt Morton Feldman Philip Glass Hyo-shin Na Frederic Rzewski Daniel Wohl Dennis Johnson John Cage/Lou Harrison Christian Wolff Others: "Blue" Gene Tyranny, Aaron Oppenheim, Armando Bayolo, Augusta Read Thomas, Benjamin Broening, Bernard Herrmann,...
Will Self reconsidered William Burroughs' novel Junky at the Guardian yesterday on the centenary of the author's birth. Philip Glass discussed writing film soundtracks at The Dissolve. BuzzFeed recommends "cold" short stories to read this winter. Magnet interviewed Guided By...
Art history: Getty Research Institute buys archive from New York's the Kitchen that documents work there by Robert Mapplethorpe, Philip Glass, Laurie Anderson and more. The Getty Research Institute is absorbing yet another chunk of New...Show More Summary