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The Return to ‘Fargo’

The Return to ‘Fargo’

Natalie Whalen, Entertainment Editor
April 25, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

The newest season of "Fargo" has officially returned, and the return to Minnesota's snowy and mysterious landscape is perfectly sinister with the Coen brother's original film.

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MCC Showcase Celebrates Maker Communities

MCC Showcase Celebrates Maker Communities

Eliot Choi, Contributing Writer
April 24, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

Steinhardt's Media, Culture and Communications hosted its second annual student showcase at the Media Lab last week, hosting art that gave critiques on everything from conventional beauty standards to government surveillance.

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Balke’s ‘Northern Light’ Gallery Is Honestly Magnificent

Balke’s ‘Northern Light’ Gallery Is Honestly Magnificent

Carter Glace, Staff Writer
April 20, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

The Met's new exhibit of paintings by Norwegian artist Peder Balke gives the vast concrete jungle of New York City a respite in dense clouds, vast spaces and incredible seascapes.

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A Blueprint for Hope: Design for America NYU

A Blueprint for Hope: Design for America NYU

Emily Conklin, Staff Writer
April 18, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment, NYU, TOP STORIES

DFA NYU is spreading their positive vibes by fostering an environment of diversity, collaboration and social change.

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The Transformative Cultural Circus of ‘Cuisine and Confessions’

The Transformative Cultural Circus of ‘Cuisine and Confessions’

Anna Levinson, Contributing Writer
April 18, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment, NYU

"Cuisine and Confessions" combined food, theater and personal narratives into a delightfully weird — and edible — performance.

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Aliens Land at NYU in New Musical Comedy

Aliens Land at NYU in New Musical Comedy

Ryan Mikel, Staff Writer
April 17, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

"Aliens Coming: The Musical" mades as many puns as any human can manage, and innuendos that only an extraterrestrial could come up with.

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‘Age of Empires’ Makes the Expansive Palatable

‘Age of Empires’ Makes the Expansive Palatable

Carter Glace, Staff Writer
April 13, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

The Met's new "Age of Empires" exhibit is not only a once-in-a-lifetime display of art and artifacts from China's Qin and Han dynasties, but an incredibly illustrative picture of the Chinese empire during a time when it coexisted with a global expanse of other great cultures.

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Transforming the Financial District

Transforming the Financial District

Eliot Choi, Contributing Writer
April 10, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment, TOP STORIES

The walls of one floor in 4 World Trade Center have been given a renovation — not by traditional interior designers, but by local street artists who have brought true New York flavor to the walls of the space.

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Activism vs. Organizing and the Politics of Accountability

Activism vs. Organizing and the Politics of Accountability

Grace Halio, Editor-at-Large
April 6, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

Take a moment and ask yourself — who is your activism helping? Does it continue to effect change after you leave the room? Are you accountable?

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Dancing the Good Fight for Diversity

Dancing the Good Fight for Diversity

Ryan Mikel, Staff Writer
April 6, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

Ballet has long been a highly esteemed art form, but it's long past time for its participants to start taking diversity seriously.

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NYU Grad Takes Professional Stage

NYU Grad Takes Professional Stage

Ryan Mikel, Staff Writer
April 3, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

The Ailey 2 New York season premiere featured Tisch alum Jacoby Pruitt in its New Works program, which presented a musically complex and choreographically collective show.

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Photography Challenged in Tisch Senior Thesis Show

Photography Challenged in Tisch Senior Thesis Show

Natalie Whalen, Entertainment Editor
March 27, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

The Tisch Photography and Imaging Department's senior thesis exhibition "Show Two" brings a series of works that thoroughly challenging the very concepts underlying photography itself.

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