Tag: openings

The Story Of a Skier Girl, From a Man’s Perspective

A review of “Pretty Faces” from the Salt Lake City Premier… The sidewalk outside the Tower Theatre in Salt Lake City’s 9th and 9th neighborhood last Wednesday, October 8, was packed with girls—young to old, several in Unicorn costumes. Pretty Faces:…

Tory Burch Curates an Auction for Paddle8

Time to spruce up the decor… Fashionistas and art aficionados, take note: Tory Burch is making a foray into the art world. The designer, whose bright Manhattan office was featured in Architectural Digest, has curated an auction for Paddle8. The sale—”Tory Burch in Color”—features work…

Openings: ‘Jeff Koons: A Restrospective’

If you only go to one show this year… The Whitney Museum’s much anticipated retrospective of modern-art jugernat Jeff Koons, curated by Scott Rothkopt, opens today.  The show is the priciest, most complex, and largest survey devoted to a single…

The Little Prince: A New York Story

Exhibit ends April 27th… Since its publication seventy years ago, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s The Little Prince has captivated millions of readers throughout the world. It may come as a surprise that this French tale of an interstellar traveler who comes to Earth…

Tezuka Architects Playground Project

Bringing play to the forefront of the 2013 Carnegie International… Takaharu and Yui Tezuka established Tezuka Architects in Tokyo in 1994.  The Tezukas have realized houses, schools, office buildings, and healthcare facilities that prioritize human activity and a sense of…

Openings: ‘American Modern: Hopper to O’Keeffe’

Edward Hopper. House by the Railroad

August 17, 2013–January 26, 2014 Drawn from MoMA’s collection, American Modern takes a fresh look at the Museum’s holdings of American art made between 1915 and 1950, and considers the cultural preoccupations of a rapidly changing American society in the…