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Photography Challenged in Tisch Senior Thesis Show

Photography Challenged in Tisch Senior Thesis Show

Natalie Whalen, Entertainment Editor
March 27
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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Strand Panel Addresses LGBTQ Representation in Comic Industry

Strand Panel Addresses LGBTQ Representation in Comic Industry

Ryan Mikel, Staff Writer
March 27
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

The Strand Bookstore's recent panel on LGBTQ representation in comics was not only riveting, but sorely needed in an industry that continues to prioritize white, straight, cisgender men over practically any other sort of heroes.

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NYU Professor Featured in Whitney Biennial

NYU Professor Featured in Whitney Biennial

Ryan Mikel, Staff Writer
March 24
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

This year the prestigious Whitney Biennial, the longest-running survey of contemporary American art, features Steinhardt professor Lyle Ashton Harris' "Ektachrome Archive." His interview explores his probing of both the personal and political in his art and the world at large.

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MFA First-Year Show Explores Art Traditions and Makes Statements

MFA First-Year Show Explores Art Traditions and Makes Statements

Maria Jose Lavandera, Contributing Writer
March 20
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

Steinhardt's MFA Studio Art first-year students explored the poetics and aesthetics of a huge range of sensory input, creating art with everything from human hair to ladders.

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Georgia O’Keeffe – A ‘Modern’ Woman

Georgia O’Keeffe – A ‘Modern’ Woman

Emily Conklin, Staff Writer
March 8
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment, TOP STORIES

The Brooklyn Museum's new exhibit shows a side of Georgia O'Keeffe few people past her lifetime have ever seen — her clothing and the way it defined who she was as an artist and a woman.

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Artists Responding to Election on Display at Kimmel

Artists Responding to Election on Display at Kimmel

Anastasiya Shelest, Contributing Writer
March 6
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment, TOP STORIES

The Kimmel Galleries are currently home to one of the biggest exhibits they've ever hosted, both in terms of sheer size and scope. "Unnatural Election: Artists Respond to the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election” is exactly what it sounds like on a scale that will astound.

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Profound Drama by New York Theatre Ballet

Profound Drama by New York Theatre Ballet

Maria Jose Lavandera, Contributing Writer
March 2
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

The New York Theatre Ballet's latest presentation of their "Uptown/Downtown/Dance" series this weekend was characterized by impressive versatility and outstanding precision under even the tightest of financial and spatial constraints.

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Comedy is No Laughing Matter for NYU’s Dangerbox

Comedy is No Laughing Matter for NYU’s Dangerbox

Carter Glace, Staff Writer
March 1
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

NYU's longest-running improv group, Dangerbox, discusses their preparation for the College Improv Tournament, which took place on Feb. 25 in Chicago.

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Tisch Grads Collab for Evocative Dance

Tisch Grads Collab for Evocative Dance

Ryan Mikel, Contributing Writer
February 27
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

Tisch's MFA1 dance showcase this past weekend elevated dance from mere entertainment to a form of communication and education that only the most precise of artists can manage.

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A Call to Action and Solidarity for Steinhardt

A Call to Action and Solidarity for Steinhardt

Phyllis Lam, Contributing Writer
February 24
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

DEPT. is taking matters of authorship and identity into their own hands, combatting racial prejudices within Steinhardt's Art and Art Professions Department and the fine arts world as a whole.

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“Crashing” Departs from the Typical Comedy

“Crashing” Departs from the Typical Comedy

Anubhuti Kumar, Staff Writer
February 24
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

In a refreshing break from political satire and tiring cynicism, Judd Apatow and Pete Holmes' new HBO series "Crashing" takes a silly, candid look at the trials and tribulations of a comedian.

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NYU Student in the Running to Win $100,000 Jeopardy Prize

NYU Student in the Running to Win $100,000 Jeopardy Prize

Ryan Mikel, Contributing Writer
February 23
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment, TOP STORIES

Stern freshman Mohan Maholtra talks competing on "Jeopardy! College Championship," his love for history and how he prepared for the game show.

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