If 1962 is the dividing line between one art world and what we seem to have inherited, Inventing Downtown will bring you back to the period before the “art Establishment crossed the street.” The post No Point of View Is the Best View of All: Artists Working Between 1952–65, Many of Whom Are Forgotten appeared first on Hyperallergic.
When Donald Trump takes the oath of office later this week, he will inherit the second-longest stock bull run in history, and a market valued at a record $26 trillion. From Wall Street’s point of view, it doesn’t often get much better than this. And that’s a big challenge for the new president....
One of the Trump administration's top economic priorities is easing regulation on Wall Street to help the economy reach the president-elect’s goal of 4% annual GDP growth—roughly double... To view the full story, click the title lin...
Regarding “Second Avenue subway’s lesson—don’t do it again, do it better”: The streets of New York City are paved over with many unfulfilled subway expansion projects.... To view the full story, click the title link.
Berggruen Gallery presenting The Human Form, a sweeping exploration of the human figure from the early 20th century to today. It is the inaugural exhibition in its new space at 10 Hawthorne Street, across from the recently expanded San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Show More Summary
David Zwirner is presenting an exhibition of large-scale paintings by Yun Hyong-keun (1928-2007) from the mid-1970s through the 1980s, on view at 537 West 20th Street in Chelsea. Following on the gallery?s announcement in 2016 of its...Show More Summary
Google Street View decided to jump out of a plane over a coastal New Zealand national park. And lucky for us, we get to experience the skydiving trip without having to sign any waivers. In late December, a certified Google Street View photographer teamed up with New Zealand skydive operator Skydive Abel Tasman. Show More Summary
President-elect Donald Trump may take power with the top post at the Treasury Department temporarily vacant. A Senate hearing date for his Treasury Secretary nominee, Steven Mnuchin, hasn’t... To view the full story, click the title link.
David Zwirner presents the gallery?s first exhibition of the collaborative work of Aline Kominsky-Crumb and R. Crumb in its 525 West 19th Street location. Both pioneers of underground and alternative comics, Kominsky-Crumb and Crumb have created a groundbreaking portrait of their shared lives and creative collaborations over the past four decades. Show More Summary
The first one of the year. No parking lot, but there is a street with parking on it, so I have that going for me, which is nice. I’m here in Boston visiting friends, with no scheduled public events. Sorry. However, next weekend I will be at the Confusion convention in the Detroit area, and […]
San Francisco, 1924. "Maxwell crossing Washington Street at Spreckels Mansion." 5x7 glass negative by Christopher Helin. View full size.
A few days before the New Year, the city partially reopened 56th Street between Fifth and Sixth avenues to vehicular traffic. It had been closed completely to cars since the Nov. 8 election of Donald... To view the full story, click the title link.
The cloak of secrecy that has shrouded the currency ban decision is likely to bolster the view that authorities, both on Mint Street and in New Delhi, were not prepared for such a decision and the way it was announced. It risks undermining...Show More Summary
Transport for London (TfL) has launched a public consultation seeking feedback on proposals to build above a new Camden Town Tube station entrance on Buck Street.
Wall Street firms are expected to post the biggest fourth-quarter trading haul since the financial crisis as the U.S. election triggered a frenzy of global markets activity from government bonds to... To view the full story, click the title link.
A car chase involving Los Angeles police and an armed suspect made for nail-biting viewing on Facebook live on Monday night. The LAPD pursued a vehicle through the streets of the San Fernando Valley and the 405 Freeway for more than...Show More Summary
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At 548 feet, Philadelphia City Hall, completed in 1901 with its clock tower topped by a statue of William Penn, is the world's tallest masonry building. Philadelphia circa 1912. "Market Street west from Eleventh, with view of City Hall." 8x10 inch glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.
Morgan Stanley, Wall Street’s biggest stock-trading firm by revenue, is cutting its global bonus pool for the equities division by as much as 4% and dismissing some employees after the... To view the full story, click the title link...
"Looking up Post Street from Kearney." Aftermath of the April 18, 1906, San Francisco earthquake and fire. 8x10 inch glass negative. View full size.