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RESIDENTS HOLDING ART SHOW AND WINE TASTING IN THEIR CPW BUILDING

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The Vaux at 372 Central Park West (97th Street) is holding an art show in its community room and it's open to everyone. Twenty-six resi … Read the rest of this entry >>

PHOTOS: JOHN LENNON, 50-FEET TALL IN TECHNICOLOR

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Artist Eric Waugh painted an image of John Lennon and placed it in the Bandshell on Wednesday to make a plea for peace and cele … Read the rest of this entry >>

MURAL ON THE SIDE OF D’AGOSTINO HAS BEEN PAINTED OVER

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A mural on the side of the D'Agostino on West 91st Street off of Columbus Avenue that was once decorated with a diverse array of fig … Read the rest of this entry >>

PHOTOS OF THE DAY: AN ARTIST PUTS THE FINAL TOUCHES ON CONTROVERSIAL NOOSE SCULPTURE

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On Friday, Aaron Bell put the finishing touches on a noose with a slash through the center of it for his sculpture ‚ÄúStand Tall, Stand Loud‚ … Read the rest of this entry >>

NORMAN ROCKWELL, A LOCAL KID MADE GOOD, GETS HIS OWN STREET SIGN

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Upper West Siders can now say "Meet me at Norman Rockwell Place" as the corner of 103rd street and Broadway has officially been named after the ar … Read the rest of this entry >>

CITY ACCUSED OF CENSORING ‘NOOSE’ SCULPTURE CREATED FOR RIVERSIDE PARK EXHIBIT

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An artist who created a sculpture for a city-sponsored program in Riverside Park South says the parks department is now forcing him to censor his … Read the rest of this entry >>

NEW LOCAL ART EXHIBIT INSPIRED BY SICK SWAN

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Artist Hilary McCarthy has a show up at the Wild Bird Fund Gallery (565 Columbus Avenue between 87th and 88th Streets) that was inspir … Read the rest of this entry >>

NEW EXHIBITION CAPTURES THE SPECIAL FUNK OF CENTRAL PARK

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Many artists have used Central Park as a subject or muse in their paintings and drawings. But few have attempted to capture the park's s … Read the rest of this entry >>

PHOTO OF THE DAY: THE STREET ARTIST RETURNS

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Street artist Hons Honschar was back in action on Friday in front of Zabar's spreading a little Shabbat … Read the rest of this entry >>

CHALK ARTIST CLAIMS THAT POLICE TOOK HIS MATERIALS (UPDATE)

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Chalk artist Hans Honschar wrote a special message on 75th street and Broadway, but unlike his usual messages it wasn't upbeat and hop … Read the rest of this entry >>

FRIDAY: COME CELEBRATE TALENTED YOUNG ARTISTS

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The talented young artists of the Arts in Action program will be showcasing their work on Friday night at 711 Amsterdam Avenue (94th street), and everyone's inv … Read the rest of this entry >>

THE FASCINATING STORY BEHIND THE UPPER WEST SIDE’S CHALK ARTIST ‘HONSCHAR’

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Hans Honschar, aka "Ace," is crouched over the pavement in front of Zen Medica on West 72nd street pu … Read the rest of this entry >>

BROADWAY GETS NEW METAL SCULPTURES

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Artist Don Gummer has constructed nine aluminum and stainless steel sculptures that will run up Broadway from Columbus Circle to 157th street in conjun … Read the rest of this entry >>

NEW CENTRAL PARK EXHIBIT FEATURES SAILBOAT, FREE ICE CREAM

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A sailboat filled with musicians, scenes from movies depicted by actors, and an ice cream truck handing out ice cream the color of a Central Park s … Read the rest of this entry >>

CHECK OUT THE FANCIFUL SCULPTURES IN RIVERSIDE PARK BEFORE FRIDAY

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Students from The Art Students League have placed seven sculptures in Riverside Park between 59th and 69th streets as part of a five-year partne … Read the rest of this entry >>

CHECK OUT THESE 3 UPPER WEST SIDE ART/CULTURE EXHIBITIONS

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The city's big museums are always launching ambitious exhibitions that get tons of press. But some smaller neighborhood venues are putting on ambitious shows too, and they're worth a v … Read the rest of this entry >>

PUBLIC ART HIJACKED FROM SUBWAY, LEFT IN RIVERSIDE PARK

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A sculpture of a seeing-eye dog that's part of a Broadway public art display was ripped from its bolts outside the 72nd street subway st … Read the rest of this entry >>

DRAMA: TWO LOCAL PLAYS ARE CROWD-PLEASERS

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We've been hearing some good buzz about two local plays -- Measure for Measure and The Church of Why Not. Learn more about them b … Read the rest of this entry >>

NEW ‘STREET ART’ SHOW AT ST. AGNES LIBRARY

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Longtime Upper West Side artist Ner Beck will showcase his photos of the neighborhood and of the streets in Prague at St. Agnes Li … Read the rest of this entry >>

HUGE MURAL COMING TOGETHER ON AMSTERDAM AVENUE

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Hundreds of young people are helping paint a 180-foot mural at 698 Amsterdam Avenue, near 94th street, as part of a project put on by nonprofit City … Read the rest of this entry >>

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