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Carla RoleySara JenkinsYesterday we spoke with Sara Jenkins about Porsena, the pasta restaurant she's planning to open down the street from Porchetta next month. Today, in the second part of the interview, the chef discusses how she ended up settling in New York following her European upbrin ... More >>
We came to know him as an actor (Milk, Pineapple Express, Knocked Up, and soon, Eat, Pray, Love), then, as a brainy student (New York University, Columbia, Brooklyn College, Yale, and the Rhode Island School of Design). Now he's created his first solo art exhibit, The Dangerous Book Four Boys ... More >>
Brooklyn's Cinders Gallery hosts the artist's new show
How a Connecticut liberal arts school became the epicenter of surrealist Brooklyn pop
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The now-crashing, frothy tide of praise for 27-year-old video artist Ryan Trecartin began in earnest at the start of the 2007 art season, when New York Times critic (and as-of-Monday Pulitzer prizewinner) Holland Cotter apparently returned from the artist's New York solo debut at Elizabeth Dee Galle ... More >>
Comics come out on Wednesday, and so does Richard Gehr's Pulp Fictions. Beasts! Book 2 Jacob Covey Fantagraphics You Are Forgiven Matt Leines Free News Projects Collections are one place where size definitely helps. First published in 2006 (and newly available in paperback), editor/curator Jaco ... More >>
Art production fund, to the Armory!
Famously busted for his Revolution-era sub, artist/mariner Duke Riley returns at Magnan Projects
Turns out the submarine discovered in the harbor Friday afternoon was an art project. Of course it was. Police arrested Philip "Duke" Riley and two men from Rhode Island for piloting a replica of a 1776 "Turtle submarine'' in restricted waters near the Queen Mary 2. Riley, a 35-year-old graduate ... More >>
Three young indie designers to check out now
In the House With Do-Ho Suh