[Summer 2014 Education Supplement]
Hibiscus flowers are now available in Flatbush Caribbean markets. Fresh hibiscus flowers are seasonally being sold in the lush vegetable markets that line Flatbush Avenue in Flatbush, Brooklyn. The blossoms are damp and leathery in texture, and the deep red color is striking.
Folks interested in food art ignore the burgeoning crop of design blogs at their peril. On the left is a sculpture of a dress on a hanger by designer Lauren Wyrick Kennedy, as seen on Flywheel Design's blog, okaygreat.com. Entitled "Gently pull up," the art is made of tea bags stitched together ... More >>
A plea for an art-world star to return to her dirty-secret past
In Paul Chan's apocalyptic landscape: Birds, suicide bombers, Pasolini, and Biggie Smalls