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Election 2016: Trump-Inspired Art Exhibit Explores Sexuality, Celebrity in American Politics
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Election 2016: Trump-Inspired Art Exhibit Explores Sexuality, Celebrity in American Politics

Housed in the Chelsea-based Joshua Liner Gallery, the group show includes 27 works from 21 artists who capture the intersecting themes of politics, sexuality and celebrity through sexually explicit paintings and abstract sculptures.

Artist’s installation asks consumers to find the real value in themselves
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Artist’s installation asks consumers to find the real value in themselves

Langer said she hopes her project will bring an element of thoughtfulness to people so that they can connect with their inner truth and true value.

Photoville harmonizes people, their phones, and photography
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Photoville harmonizes people, their phones, and photography

As a free event that is open to the public, the untraditional space liberates the viewers from expectations often associated with museums and brick and mortar galleries.

The Pretty Reckless rock out in NYC
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The Pretty Reckless rock out in NYC

The Pretty Reckless, a New York City based band. Photo courtesy of  Wikipedia by Stacey Kilpatrick Through a mop of blonde curly hair, silhouetted by blue, yellow, and purple lights, front woman Taylor Momsen and band mates of The Pretty Reckless kicked off the night’s iHeartRadio Live concert in New York City on Monday evening. Thrashing, hair flipping and dancing […]

“Homeless” ballet builds awareness and stirs emotion
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“Homeless” ballet builds awareness and stirs emotion

The performance revealed the uncensored side of homelessness,

NY People: Tafa the artist
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NY People: Tafa the artist

Born in Ghana, international artist, Tafa, opens his Harlem studio and shares his inspirations.

Too wide to be grasped at once, "Treatise of the Veil" forces the viewer to move literary along its surface, constantly shifting perception. Photo by Maria Panskaya
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New work at Morgan Library & Museum reflects on passing time

From Rousseau’s relaxing oil-painting landscapes to Twombly’s charcoal lines to McGuire’s modernistic graphical boards and comic strips, the exhibitions wouldn’t have been possible without generous donations.

British artist, Rich Simmons, has used art as therapy to overcome a host of issues. His show opened
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Art is a cure

Simmons of London, England said that art was the medium that saved his life.

A shipping container exhibit at Photoville, a photo exhibition in Brooklyn. Photo credit: Christina Dun
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Photo show in storage containers opens in Brooklyn

The concept of Photoville is unique in the sense that they think outside of the box by taking viewers right back in.

Nigerian-born singer and artist Laulo Senbanjo plays his guitar.
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Social justice through art and music: Laulo Senbanjo

Laulo Senbanjo is a Nigerian-born singer and artist.