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Small Sights in the Big Apple

Small Sights in the Big Apple

By Beth Sattur, Contributing Writer

March 26, 2018


Filed under Features

Here are some of the smallest sights in all of New York City.

A Guide to NYC Summer Fashion Exhibits

A Guide to NYC Summer Fashion Exhibits

By Pamela Jew, Staff Writer

May 1, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Whether you’re down with the ‘60s hippie vibe or would rather reminisce about the sparkly styles of the Prohibition era, there’s a fashion exhibit popping up this summer that’ll peak your interest. Here’s a lineup of the best exhibits to check out around the city during your newfound free t...

Money Hacks for the Thrifty Violet

Money Hacks for the Thrifty Violet

By Kalkidan Tadese, Contributing Writer

January 24, 2017


Filed under Features, Top Stories

College is expensive, and living in the city is too. But being an NYU student allows you to take advantage of multiple discounts.

New York Exhibits With a Digital Twist

By Lily Dolin, Staff Writer

April 7, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

Different New York exhibits provide audiences with exciting and unique ways to experience art.

Try These Activities Instead of Making Ben and Jerry Your Valentine’s Day Dates

Try These Activities Instead of Making Ben and Jerry Your Valentine’s Day Dates

By Ashley Arnold, Staff Writer

February 12, 2016


Filed under Features

Spice up your weekend with some fun Valentine's Day activities!

Catch these museum exhibits while you can

Catch these museum exhibits while you can

By Audrey Deng, Arts Editor

August 28, 2015


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

Can't miss museum exhibits for early fall 2015.

Discounts benefit low-income New Yorkers

Discounts benefit low-income New Yorkers

By Zahra Haque, Contributing Columnist

September 30, 2014


Filed under Opinion

New York City's municipal ID cards will grant low-income residents, namely immigrants, access to cultural institutions they may not currently visit.

Museums and Galleries

Museums and Galleries

August 24, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List

Chelsea art galleries Chelsea | chelseagallerymap.com Chelsea’s art scene may be a decent walk away from any subway stop, but unlike museums, all of its galleries are free, offering today’s finest, most cutting-edge art without a cost.   Museum of the City of New York 1220 Fifth Ave. | mcny.org | 212.534.1672 One of the lesser-kno...

Range of fall shows graces New York museums

Range of fall shows graces New York museums

By Alex Greenberger, Arts Editor

August 24, 2014


Filed under Arts

After a summer dominated by Jeff Koons’ high-meets-low kitsch antics and Kara Walker’s sphinx-mammy sugar sculpture, it was easy to forget that there was hope for artists who lay outside the canon. A wave of Latin American art exhibitions brought a much-anticipated Lygia Clark show to the Muse...

Changes in lease could lead Met to charge admission price

Changes in lease could lead Met to charge admission price

October 30, 2013


Filed under News

  The Metropolitan Museum of Art came to an agreement with city officials to amend its lease last Thursday, allowing the museum to set its own admission prices. The lease terms allow the Met to establish official admission fees and hours of operation with the signed consent of the Commissio...

Explore unique art scenes throughout New York City

Explore unique art scenes throughout New York City

August 25, 2013


Filed under Arts

  Although many may groan at the prospect of visiting an art exhibition, this fall there are more than a few galleries and museums that should make NYU students think twice about spending their day on Netflix. At the Metropolitan Museum of Art, which offers a pay-as-you-wish admission fee, students can see some of the world's greatest art. Starting...

Top 5 quirky exhibits for students on a budget

Top 5 quirky exhibits for students on a budget

February 24, 2013


Filed under Features

 The New York Earth Room For an escape from city life and a sight of pure earth, visit the Earth Room, a space with 250 cubic yards of soil inside a residential building in SoHo. The space, which was designed by artist Walter de Maria, has caused visitors to marvel at its simplicity and question its pur...