| Sep 13, 2011
| 11:14 AM
Hidden Treasures is a film that showcases some of the treasures within the national treasure that is the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. Alexandra Isles, the maker of the film, together with Yale Kneeland, a former Objects Curator at the Met,...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 10:15 AM
Long before Jon Stewart dubbed it "Mess-O-Potamia," Iraq was the "cradle of civilization."
Blessed by the Tigris and Euphrates, it was a fertile area in an inhospitable region that, for millenia, was the center of the Sumerian and Babylonian...
| Nov 11, 2011
Here we go again. It's about this time every year that the pressure starts to build. You know what I'm talking about.
The pressure to Give Good Gift.
It's the same old story. You pledge to shop early, to avoid the last-minute holiday panic. And then,...
| Oct 1, 2011
| 7:11 PM
The Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art at Johnstown will host a trip to the Emerald Isle that includes Irish music and food on Oct. 14.
The Journey to the Emerald Isle is part of their second annual fundraiser and will be held in the museum gallery in...
| May 24, 2011
NYC Council Speaker Christine Quinn is heading up to Albany on Tuesday to fight for stronger rent laws which are due to expire next month.
In addition to this, she stopped by the studio to talk about the support for same sex marriage laws in New York and...
| Jul 30, 2011
| 7:28 PM
Standing atop a patch of churned-up dirt on a recent morning, James Corner was surrounded by mismatched palm trees, chipped sidewalks and sagging chain link: a typical slice of Southern California landscape caught unawares, hardly ready for its close-up....
| Nov 20, 2009
| 4:32 PM
-- Real or fake?: A researcher claims to have discovered text that authenticates the Shroud of Turin. (Forbes) -- Back in the studio: The rock band Green Day is recording a new version of its hit song "21 Guns" with......
| Nov 27, 2009
| 4:32 AM
What does the art world love to hate more than the Whitney Biennial? Annual lists of movers, shakers, spenders and makers published by art magazines. So look out for Art + Auctionâs 2009 Power Issue, scheduled to hit newsstands Dec.......
| Dec 11, 2009
| 4:32 PM
Score one for the home team, including a local comic artist. Twelve Los Angeles-based artists have been chosen to participate in the 2010 Whitney Biennial, it was announced today. The art show, which is considered by some to be the......
| Oct 12, 2009
| 4:32 PM
-- Expanding: The Whitney Museum of American Art (left) is moving ahead with plans to build a new museum near New York's High Line. (The New York Times) -- Plot thickens: The recent $80-million art theft case in Pebble Beach......
| May 3, 2009
The Pompidou Center is a magnet for students, tourists and arts aficionados in central Paris, housing the National Museum of Modern Art, a public library and performance spaces in an inside-out building with mechanical systems encased in giant red, blue...