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Project Projects Wins Cooper Hewitt’s 2015 National Design Award

by Paddy Johnson on May 5, 2015
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Big news for the art and design world: Project Projects has won the Cooper Hewitt National Design Award for Communication Design. The award is the nation’s highest honor for design.

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A Few Brief Thoughts on The Met Gala Memes

by Paddy Johnson on May 5, 2015
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The memes of Rihanna’s yellow dress this year were so weird they’re worth at least a little reflection.

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#WHITNEYPIPELINE Issues a Statement

by Hilary LeBeuf on April 20, 2015
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The organizers behind #WHITNEYPIPELINE have issued a statement in response to last week’s post.

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Protesters Should Collaborate With the Whitney in Protest of Gas Pipeline

by Paddy Johnson on April 16, 2015
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Monday night about two dozen protesters took the streets of the Meatpacking district to protest the Whitney Museum’s decision to build a new mega-museum on top of a Spectra Energy natural gas pipeline. The pipeline brings gas that has been fracked (a practice known to use carcinogens and toxins) from Pennsylvania to New York. So, that’s bad. Pipelines are also dangerous—is it really a good idea to build a museum over something that could explode?

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Art in General Will Be Moving

by Corinna Kirsch on April 16, 2015
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79 Walker Street, aka the General Tools building, has been home to Art in General since 1981. All this will change at the end of the year.

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The Diamond of Degrees: A $9,000 French Art Diploma, in New York

by Corinna Kirsch on April 15, 2015
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New York gets a French art school.

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Faceless Cum Shots Wanted

by Katie Waddell on April 9, 2015

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Artist Faith Holland wants your cum shots.

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NADA Miami Beach Moves to Fontainebleau

by Paddy Johnson on April 7, 2015
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Say goodbye to NADA Miami’s pool party raves, giant chandelier ballrooms and shoddy internet.

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Harlem, a Neighborhood in Transition, Will See an Art Fair Debut

by Corinna Kirsch on April 1, 2015
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“Harlem is going through another renaissance,” says Stan Squirewell, an artist participating in the fair, and a recent transplant from Washington, DC.

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Holly House Hotel, Home to Fire Island Artist Residency, Burns Down

by Paddy Johnson and Corinna Kirsch on March 27, 2015
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At 1:30 a.m. this morning, a fire broke out in Cherry Grove, burning down the Holly House Hotel, home to the Fire Island Artist Residency since 2011.

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