Tag: Only in NYC

Bushwick Open Studios 2019 Visual Review

Two weekends ago was the annual Bushwick Open Studios. Since it’s inception, it’s become a big deal in the NYC art scene. Not as huge as getting a VIP pass to The Armory Show during NYC Art Week, but you get the idea. Although it was late September, the temperatures still felt like summer beach…

Coney Island Baby Take Two

“Just the two of us Here on a blanket of love Writing love letters in the sand As long as there’s sand And as long as there’s the sea You’ll be my Coney Island baby” – Coney Island Baby, The Excellents. 1962 “Ahhh, but remember that the city is a funny place Something like a…

Coney Island Baby Part One

One of my favorite places in NYC is Coney Island. Who doesn’t know about Coney Island? It’s been an iconic part of NYC for who knows how long. When I was growing up in NYC, Coney was in a state of decline and disarray. Now it’s having a resurgence somewhat. Even though most of Brooklyn’s…

A Night Of Art Takes Times Square Part Two

After re-reading yesterday’s blog, (https://witchesbrewpress.wordpress.com/2012/06/20/a-night-of-art-takes-times-square/) I wondered if I had come across too cynical about everything. I probably did. Just opened my email. Received one from the Artists Wanted company. Found out through their email that the Art Takes Times Square event which happened this past Monday was covered on NY1, ABC news and New…

Update: Art Takes Times Square

My art will be shown in the Artist Wanted event, Art Takes Times Square. Just got an email saying, ‘Your work is estimated to be displayed on a 9 x 12 ft digital screen located on Broadway and 43rd Street between 9:45pm – 10:15pm.‘ It’ll be interesting to see how my illustration(s) will look on…

The Cab The Color Of Piss…

“Taxi! Taxi! Lady cab driver — Can U take me 4 a ride? Don’t know where I’m goin’ ‘cuz I don’t know where I’ve been So just put your foot on the gas — let’s drive” – Lady Cab Driver, 1984 song by Prince. Ah, New York City. Sweet, sweet New York City. Here in…