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Empire State Building to Light up for Whitney: One off, one night only lightshow extravaganza



Starting on Friday May 1 2015

Appropriate indeed that the Empire State Building, perhaps the most iconic symbol of American Modernism, a building that has dominated the New York skyline for eighty four years and has been voted America’s favourite building, is now joining forces with the Whitney Museum of American Art, in a one night only lightshow extravaganza to celebrate the Opening of Whitney’s New Downtown Home and its own Anniversary. 366 mots de plus

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There’s an interesting paragraph in The Legacy of Mark Rothko, by Lee Seldes: « Rothko had nowhere to go. If he had been able to complicate his image rather than simplify it to the extreme, his art could have soared in new directions, but the image which had become his trademark was inescapable. 321 mots de plus

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solo show: Kathe Fraga

Some days you need a little pretty. I love a good visual and emotional challenge but this week, this gal just wants to get lost in soft pastels, delicate florals with some lovebirds thrown in for good measure. 117 mots de plus

Solo Show

Poetry at the Post: #NaPoWriMo Day 20—Just The Facts

Just the Facts (a found poem) by Alice-Catherine Jennings 

Texas changed nationality three times between 1821 and 1836.

In September 1995, the French nuclear weapon tests on the Mururoa atoll were launched. 212 mots de plus

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The Vacant Lots: "Balancing the Chaos with the Madness"

When THE VACANT LOTS played in London mid-March 2015, the black room of Birthdays in Dalston was rammed to the « I-cannot-breath » level… 1 631 mots de plus

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Sunday Morning: Clouds

Kent Nerburn, The Gift of Clouds, Small Graces: The Quiet Gifts of Everyday Life:

Years ago I used to drive a cab for a living.

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Inspire

Exploring Modern Art at The Phillips Collection in Washington DC

Our nation’s capitol is full of historical sites and Washington DC attractions like the Smithsonian. If you’re a fan of abstract art and are looking for things to do in DC, I highly recommend checking out The Phillips Collection. 258 mots de plus

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