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Art without walls
Features / Multimedia

Art without walls

A homeless man uses art as a means of survival.

El Taller Latino-Americano faces eviction
Multimedia / News / Slideshows

El Taller Latino-Americano faces eviction

With rising rents, the cultural center is about to be driven out of the area.

Quirky capitalism art work on display at Times Square
Arts

Quirky capitalism art work on display at Times Square

Two digital scoreboards labeled ‘true’ and ‘false’ glowed red underneath the bright lights of ‘capitalism,’ beckoning onlookers to cast a vote at an erected podium before the sign.

9/11 Anniversary: Art therapy aids the sick
Arts / Special Reports

9/11 Anniversary: Art therapy aids the sick

Their art offers them a creative release for the trauma they experienced on that horrific day and the health problems they continue to battle now.

Features / Video

Lady Pink: Graffiti Artist

Legendary graffiti artist, Lady Pink, tells the story of her work, inspiration and her feminism roots.

The art of gentrification in Bushwick
Audio / Features

The art of gentrification in Bushwick

With each next big gallery opening, Bushwick’s art scene moves a little closer to being a pricey twin to Williamsburg’s art scene.

Unemployed, homeless and protesting  with Occupy Wall Street
News

Unemployed, homeless and protesting with Occupy Wall Street

David Everitt-Carlson makes signs for the protestors

Occupy Wall Street uses art as a form of protest
Arts / News

Occupy Wall Street uses art as a form of protest

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

MetroCard artist sparks debate over use of discarded transit materials
Arts / Features

MetroCard artist sparks debate over use of discarded transit materials

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

Travel restrictions might prevent some artists from attending Si Cuba festival
Arts / News

Travel restrictions might prevent some artists from attending Si Cuba festival

Cuban-Americans struggle between celebrating culture and condemning politics.