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Happy Lunar New Year

HAPPY LUNAR NEW YEAR

Tzu Chou, silk fan design with two doves and a pekingese. China, around 1864. Happy LunarNewYear! 2018 is the year of the dog - here...

The First Museum of Candy to Open in New York This Summer

THE FIRST MUSEUM OF CANDY TO OPEN IN NEW YORK THIS SUMMER

The Sugar Factory will introduce The Museum of Candy this summer in New York City. Similar to its Museum of Ice Cream in Miami, there...

 
 
 
"This is What Democracy Looks Like" Show at UC Berkeley

"THIS IS WHAT DEMOCRACY LOOKS LIKE" SHOW AT UC BERKELEY

Sketch by Vivian Aldridge 2017 The Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology at the University of California in Berkeley is hosting "This...

 
 
 
Sir David Adjaye selects Mariam Kamara as his protégée for Rolex Arts Initiative

SIR DAVID ADJAYE SELECTS MARIAM KAMARA AS HIS PROTÉGÉE FOR ROLEX ARTS INITIATIVE

Sir David Adjaye with his protégée Mariam Kamara. Image Courtesy of Rolex Arts Initiative Rolex has announced four new mentors and...

Carolina Herrera, patron saint of Manhattan elegance, says farewell in classic style

CAROLINA HERRERA, PATRON SAINT OF MANHATTAN ELEGANCE, SAYS FAREWELL IN CLASSIC STYLE

NEW YORK - The small chamber on the ground floor at the Museum of Modern Art was nothing much to look at on its own - no priceless...

 
 
 
Te Papa Celebrates 20 Years Of Our Place

TE PAPA CELEBRATES 20 YEARS OF OUR PLACE

This Valentine's Day, New Zealanders are celebrating their 20-year love affair with the national museum, Te Papa. Te Papa Tongarewa...

Oscar de la Renta Fall 2018 Is a Collection Fit for a Modern-Day Fairy Princess

OSCAR DE LA RENTA FALL 2018 IS A COLLECTION FIT FOR A MODERN-DAY FAIRY PRINCESS

Perhaps Fernando Garcia and Laura Kim are big fans of the Cloisters Museum, a hidden jewel of New York City that houses much of the...

 
 
 
Crossconnectmag: Dan May is a modern narrative painter. A native

CROSSCONNECTMAG: DAN MAY IS A MODERN NARRATIVE PAINTER. A NATIVE

Crossconnectmag : Dan May is a modern narrative painter. A native of Rochester, NY, Dan attended Syracuse University where he achieved...

Selldorf Architects To Reinstall Collection at The High Museum of Art

SELLDORF ARCHITECTS TO REINSTALL COLLECTION AT THE HIGH MUSEUM OF ART

Courtesy of The High Museum of Art The High Museum of Art in Atlanta, Georgia has announced that award-winning New York-based Selldorf...

 
 
 
Dippy the dinosaur begins its UK tour in Dorset

DIPPY THE DINOSAUR BEGINS ITS UK TOUR IN DORSET

Dippy's tour of Britain, which starts tomorrow in Dorset and will continue until 2020, is the first time the skeleton has been publicly...

Malcolm X Returned to Harlem Fall 2018: New York Fashion Week

MALCOLM X RETURNED TO HARLEM FALL 2018: NEW YORK FASHION WEEK

Malcolm X Returned to Harlem NYFW FW18 Sunday evening wrapped another successful Harlem Fashion Week season. Held at the Museum of...

 
 
 
Visiting Madrid - 48 Hours in the Heart of Spain

VISITING MADRID - 48 HOURS IN THE HEART OF SPAIN

When you hear the words Spanish city break, visiting Barcelona probably springs to mind. Or perhaps if you've seen the Lonely Planet...

5 Destinations Where Black Lives Matter

5 DESTINATIONS WHERE BLACK LIVES MATTER

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. greets visitors to New York City home. With a super-charged topic like race relations coloring the perception...

 
 
 
Portland Winter Light Festival

PORTLAND WINTER LIGHT FESTIVAL

The festival had expanded quite a bit since the last time I visited it, with four hubs now. The first one that I visited was in the...

Fashionsfromhistory: Dress c.1864 State Hermitage Museum

FASHIONSFROMHISTORY: DRESS C.1864 STATE HERMITAGE MUSEUM

Fashionsfromhistory : Dress c.1864 State Hermitage Museum

 
 
 
Fashionsfromhistory: Reception Dress 1891-1892 Cincinnati Art

FASHIONSFROMHISTORY: RECEPTION DRESS 1891-1892 CINCINNATI ART

Fashionsfromhistory : Reception Dress 1891-1892 Cincinnati Art Museum

Top Seven Things To Do in Toronto

TOP SEVEN THINGS TO DO IN TORONTO

Chu-wen Lin | Dreamstime.com Tourism in Toronto had a record-breaking year in 2017, with 43.7 million visitors to the beautiful Canadian...

 
 
 
Fashionsfromhistory: Evening Dress 1916-1918 Cincinnati Art

FASHIONSFROMHISTORY: EVENING DRESS 1916-1918 CINCINNATI ART

Fashionsfromhistory : Evening Dress 1916-1918 Cincinnati Art Museum

Lunchtime sketching in gouache

LUNCHTIME SKETCHING IN GOUACHE

[Guest post by Heather Martin in San Francisco, California] Being the new kid at work is always a little anxiety inducing for me, so...