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Wear all black in the summer? Of course!
Tiger Lillies light up Prospect Park
1. Eight is Enough: Kite Fun Book Date: 1979 Publisher: Western Publishing, Racine, WI Discovered at: Thrift Town, El Cerrito, CA Based on a chilling science-fiction TV series set in an alternate 1970s in which birth control has been outlawed, Eight is Enough strained audience credulity by askin ... More >>
Come dance with the devils in the pale moonlight
Today from NYFF, Nick Pinkerton goes long with Oliver Assayas's Something in the Air Written and directed by Oliver Assayas Screens Friday, October 12th at 6:30 p.m. Writing about Jean Eustache's second feature, 1974's Mes petites amoureuses, Luc Moullet recollected a conversation with the direc ... More >>
'Quay Brothers: On Deciphering the Pharmacist's Prescription for Lip-Reading Puppets'
[See More Interviews: Bitchin' Kitchen's Nadia G Eats Vodka Pizza | Runner and Stone's Peter Endriss on Opening a Bakery in Gowanus] While eclectic coffee shops where you can meet up with your circle of friends, or people watch, are considered a New York staple, you won't find many in the Hamilton ... More >>
Columbia's Gorey offering
Sibyl Kempson brings her curious piece to Dixon Place
Performance, music, partying in homage to a creepy genius
Elizabeth Hodes Custom CakesYes, that cake topper is holding a noose. We were quite intrigued by the notion that someone would order a sperm-whale wedding cake from Ron Ben-Israel. Really, a sperm whale? Because you know that is the only thing people will be talking about 10 years after you ... More >>
Egypt-born visual artist Nader Sadek has been bringing the worlds of avant-garde art and extreme metal together for several years. His 2007 installation Faceless arose out of his experiences living as a metalhead in Cairo, and combined oddly Edward Gorey-ish drawings of a niqab-clad woman standing ... More >>
A witch's brew of music, dance, art, fashion, and food
Credit: Rebecca Smeyne In the week we worked in this church, paid our penance, and gave our blood, Lil Wayne and Pharrell said "Yes." To which Young Dro and Yung LA responded, simply, "Woah." And Diddy wept. TV season at Sound of the City has come (is it the cold weather?), and though The City rem ... More >>
Comics come out on Wednesday, and so does Richard Gehr's Pulp Fictions. Jeff Lint's 'The Caterer' Steve Aylett Floating World Comics The Recently Deflowered Girl Edward Gorey Monster Men Bureiko Lullaby Takashi Nemoto Picture Box During the mid-1970s, Jeff Lint - a fictional author created by ... More >>
Missing Man, Ariel View, Keep Your Eyes Open, and more
Criminal masterminds, shoehorn worshippers, President McCain
Tim Burton makes Sweeney Todd his gory, grisly, bloodstained own
The Pierces are enjoying themselves a little more than their biggest hit would suggest
Two smart young choreographers tackle dark journeys
From Bad to Verse
A Survey of Drawing on the Rise
New York Bookstores on My Mind
Does Leather Go With Lace? Why Not?
British Artists Cut off Childs Thumb
London Theater Goes a Bit Crumby
L-Shaped Studio In 26-Story High-Rise