Arts

Korean pop star Psy gives his first ‘American style’ performance
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Korean pop star Psy gives his first ‘American style’ performance

Psy has succeeded where many of his South Korean predecessors have failed: piercing the U.S. market.

Occupy Wall Street uses art as a form of protest
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Occupy Wall Street uses art as a form of protest

The “No Comment” art exhibit brings protest art to Wall Street for 24 hours.

Art in Odd Places brings humour, smiles and memories to 14th street
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Art in Odd Places brings humour, smiles and memories to 14th street

Artists incorporate ritual practice in their pieces to explore topics from politics and culture, to individuality and community.

The art of photojournalism honored in NoHo
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The art of photojournalism honored in NoHo

The Openhouse Gallery in Soho, is showcasing the New York Press Photographers Association’s annual exhibit, The Year in Pictures 2010.

MetroCard artist sparks debate over use of discarded transit materials
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MetroCard artist sparks debate over use of discarded transit materials

MTA officials have had several run-ins with artists over copyright infringement.

Broadway finds new ways to go green
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Broadway finds new ways to go green

The Broadway Green Alliance encourages environmentally friendly practices at city theaters.

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Brooklyn artists exchange arts education for church studio space

Local bands join forces with parish school to celebrate the arts.

Travel restrictions might prevent some artists from attending Si Cuba festival
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Travel restrictions might prevent some artists from attending Si Cuba festival

Cuban-Americans struggle between celebrating culture and condemning politics.

Broadway shows expand audiences via social media
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Broadway shows expand audiences via social media

Broadway shows “The Book of Mormon” and “Chicago” use social media to appeal to theater lovers and broaden their audience.

Arts / Features / Slideshows

Cuban music alive in Midtown

Yuka Seka play traditional Cuban music at the Habana Room in midtown.