Listing: Sustainable Fashion Discussion at French Embassy

Fashion and sustainability could be considered contradictory by essence. Fashion is not meant to be durable, seasons and trends make it ephemeral. Taking this into account, is it possible yet to conceive a system where slow fashion, recyclable fashion and sustainability can have a relevant place in our society? Many initiatives have already been established…

Written For Dance, RIOULT Dance NY’s 2018 Season

Living Separately, Thriving Together ; A look into the creative minds of Pascal Rioult and Polina Nazaykinskaya By Sarah Badham When asked about transitioning from dancer to choreographer, Pascal Rioult, of RIOULT Dance NY, recalls working with Martha Graham. He remembers her saying that she was put on this earth to be a choreographer, and…

Listing: MIA Screening at 9th Annual SoHo International Film Festival

Feature film from, writer-director-actress, Galia Barkol sets NYC Premiere! In an era and city that is pushing for more inclusion actresses, like Galia Barkol, have found empowerment to tell the stories that, until now, women have struggled to tell. MIA (Sundance Screenwriter’s Lab Semi-Finalist Script) is the story of an immigrant woman in NYC during an “in-between”…

Listing: Joshua Beamish/MOVETHECOMPANY Presents The Masque of the Red Death

Joshua Beamish/MOVETHECOMPANY Presents The Masque of the Red Death Inspired by the Edgar Allan Poe June 28, 2018 at 8pm June 29, 2018 at 8pm The Joyce Theater Since their last appearance at The Joyce Theater’s Ballet Festival in 2015, Joshua Beamish/MOVETHECOMPANY has continued to thrill audiences, most recently at Canada’s National Arts Centre and in…

The Best and Worst Looks of the 2018 Met Gala

The Costume Institute’s spring 2018 exhibition—at The Met Fifth Avenue and The Met Cloisters— features a dialogue between fashion and medieval art from The Met collection to examine fashion’s ongoing engagement with the devotional practices and traditions of Catholicism. Serving as the cornerstone of the exhibition, papal robes and accessories from the Sistine Chapel sacristy,…

Fittingly Themed ‘Save The World’ Mural Comes To Brooklyn

Overlooking the East River, a new four-story mural was unveiled last weekend at 188 Eagle Street in Brooklyn by British artist, D*Face.  Appropriately titled for the moment, ‘Save The World’, it was created in conjunction with the first U.S edition of the Moniker International Art Fair and underwritten by Kaspersky Lab — their newst collaboration…

PHOTOS: YAGP Gala Brings Out Hollywood and Ballet Stars

Advancing young ballet dancers is Youth America Grand Prix’s mission.  Last evening at their ‘Stars of Today Meets the Stars of Tomorrow’ gala at Lincoln Center NBC’s Hoda Kotb took to the stage and addressed the standing room only crowd, “YAGP bridges the gap between young dancers and their education and performance opportunities. It sends…

Listing: Museum of Arts & Design Annual Gala, Jewelry Expo

From April 16 – 21, 2018, The Museum of Arts and Design will present LOOT: MAD About Jewelry, its annual exhibition and sale featuring designs from 35 emerging and acclaimed international jewelry artists. Now in its 18th edition, LOOT has become known as the ultimate pop-up shop for contemporary artist-made jewelry, where collectors and jewelry enthusiasts…

The Best Places To Buy Unique Holiday Gifts

Everybody has gotten a sweater, socks, a candle from Jo Malone… you know the drill. It’s always nice to receive but not something to write home about. So, what’s the secret? Where do you find creative, inspiring gifts to gush about? Museum gift shops! They always have the move unique items. All the way from…

Art Basel with Michael Wein’s ROYGBIV

ROYGBIV was Michael Wein’s first solo exhibition during Art Basel. Displaying many facets of the “prism” is symbolic to the way Michael lives his life; beliefs stemming from the fluidity and color of life which associates him with the Growth Mindset. He doesn’t see life’s challenges with one fixed solution. This is how Michael shifts his…

Listing: Friends of The Budapest Festival Orchestra Gala 2018

The Friends of the Budapest Festival Orchestra Gala 2018 will be held on Sunday, January 14, 2018 at David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center (10 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023). Iván Fischer and Budapest Festival Orchestra program will include Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B minor, BWV 1067; Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37; Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 2 in E minor, Op. 27; and Dénes…