Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Culture

The Pencil Queen Has Landed Downtown

Marked by a simple pencil sign over the door, Caroline Weaver’s store is an oddity in a city known for its, well, oddities. What makes C.W Pencil Enterprise, so unique? It exclusively sells pencils and...

6 Food Items Worth Trying This Summer

I go through my days eagerly awaiting my next meal. I eat dinner, go to sleep, then fall asleep dreaming about food. Whether it is an expertly crafted medley of grape-nuts, corn flakes, blueberries...
rakia

Rakia: The Moonshine of Eastern Europe

Nearly every culture has their own take on what we would call moonshine -- a homebrewed spirit, which is generally frowned upon by the authorities, with a simple recipe and a level of alcohol...

New Museum Presents Ideas City

In a showcase of progress and innovation, the third installment of Ideas City by the New Museum is ready to open your eyes to the Invisible City. Inspired by the work of Italo Calvino,...

The French Embassy’s Bénédicte de Montlaur on the Films On The Green 2016 series...

As a media-oriented city, there is no shortage of film festivals in New York City. However, there are limited opportunities to watch great movies in a relaxed outdoor setting. For nearly a decade, the...

JiHAE is coming to the Highline Ballroom on May 27 in advance of her...

When I first learned about JiHAE, I was shocked, to say the least. Here was an artist with A-List collaborators, who had turned down major label deals, and who had an acclaimed back catalog of releases…and...