Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Culture

Richard Wouters of South Africa’s Civil Twilight is ready for The Cutting Room, talks...

Originally hailing from Cape Town, South Africa, the trio of vocalist/bassist Steven McKellar, guitarist Andrew McKellar and drummer Richard Wouters formed in the late 1990s as students. After experiencing some success and local acclaim, the group...

Writer/Director Ami Canaan Mann’s speaks about “Jackie & Ryan” and more

Filmed in Utah over a 20-day period, Ami Canaan Mann had a lot of work cut out for her as writer and director of Jackie & Ryan. However, in being an experienced creative mind within both...
Cipriani Wall Street History

Cipriani Wall Street’s Famous History

Cipriani Wall Street is housed in one of the most historical and illustrious buildings in New York City. The building was constructed between 1836 and 1842 by Boston architect Isaiah Rogers in the Greek...

Christopher Adams: ‘Primordial Garden’ at Garvey Simon Art Access

In the same way Georgia O'Keeffe's flowers evoke a certain wild and tender, secret luxuriance, Christopher Adams' ceramic sculptures mimic nature in a way that is mesmerizing, delicate and powerful. The sculptor's Primordial Garden...

Really Busy People: Jim Florentine

I first learned about Jim Florentine from his work on Comedy Central’s Crank Yankers; his “Special Ed” character went further mainstream beyond the series through collaborations with Eminem. Around the same time, I started noticing Jim...

Serving Up Home, Breaking Ground’s Spring Cocktail Benefit

Since 1990, Breaking Ground has helped more than 13,000 people escape and avoid homelessness. They’re on the streets of New York every day of the year, 24/7, engaging with the homeless to...