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Archive for July, 2009

Notorious New York Collectors, Herb and Dorothy

I went to the movie Herb and Dorothy the other day with an old art school friend and my partner and finally got to find out who are the notorious Herb and Dorothy Vogel. I had heard about them, back when I first moved to New York from art school in the midwest, and I […]

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Yuk! Basil Wolverton Goes Blue Chip

Basil Wolverton at Gladstone Gallery (June 20 – August 14, 2009) is definitely a show worth seeing, for those of us who don’t have time to try and figure out the point of it all.  It’s also a reflection of how almost anything these days can be considered high-end art. People will recognize his style, […]

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A Vista Every 100 Feet: The High Line

The much awaited High Line park in New York’s Meat Packing District and Chelsea turns out to be worth the wait.  It is not completed yet, but has all the necessary features to be considered a success.  But the question is, was the design such a success? The question is couldn’t any landscape designer made […]

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Launch of artblogNY!

Day One: This is the first day of artblogNY. Today the domain was registered, the blog was installed, and the design of the site begins. Comments and feedback, corrections and clarifications are welcome.

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