Arts (Page 2)
NY People: Tafa the artist
Born in Ghana, international artist, Tafa, opens his Harlem studio and shares his inspirations.
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.
Art is a cure
Simmons of London, England said that art was the medium that saved his life.
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.
Social justice through art and music: Laulo Senbanjo
Laulo Senbanjo is a Nigerian-born singer and artist.
Jeronim Hajdaraj, comic book artist
Jeronim Hajdaraj incorporates legends and heroes from his native Kosovo as way to pay tribute to his heritage.
Farzana Fatema, henna artist
Farzana Fatema is a professional henna artist based in Jamaica, Queens. She learned how to apply henna as a young girl growing up in Bangladesh and has now turned her passion into a successful business.
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
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.
Joe Ficalora and the Bushwick Collective
Joe Ficalora is a Bushwick native and creator/curator of the Bushwick Collective. The Collective, also known as Bushwick 5 Points, is about about the transformative and healing power of art.