Category Archives: Art

Starting Fresh – Day 1

I just got back from an extended trip through Northern France, and so I thought I’d pick up this goal again. Can I keep my language skills solid on my own? The picture above is of Les Anneaux, a series … Continue reading

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Bring it.

I went to the John Sargent special exhibit at the Met Museum this past week, and I was surprised to be so unfamiliar with his work. He was a contemporary of Monet, Van Gogh, and Rodin, but I couldn’t name … Continue reading

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Funemployed June Update

I woke up at the crack of dawn this morning to submit final grades for my research class before the 7:30am deadline. And yet my fashion college email has been eerily silent all day, which never happens. I even emailed … Continue reading

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Reasons to be Sleeping

I was down in Chelsea a couple weekends ago to see the Yinka Shonibare show. I love his work. He does such interesting things with textiles. I have a “Sleep of Reason” print from the cover of Art in America … Continue reading

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Day 11: Black Mules

I picked up these shoes at Walmart four years ago when I was visiting my family for Christmas. I didn’t really need them, but they were on sale for $5. I can’t believe how well they’ve held up over the … Continue reading

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Counting Sheep

I really do love public art. I know the schools are fighting teacher layoffs, and the MTA cannot seem to get its budget together. But finding a flock of cuddly paper sheep in the middle of Times Square is quite … Continue reading

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George Condo: Mental States

Mental States, the new George Condo exhibit, opened at the New Museum on Wednesday, and I thought I’d pop down to see it Thursday night because they had extended hours (11am-9pm). Little did I know that Thursday nights are FREE … Continue reading

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