Happy Birthday Marilyn

BY Laurie in General |

Today would have been Norma Jeane Baker's 83rd birthday. (1 June 1926 - 5 August ... Read More

YOUNITY Wants You!

BY Web Intern in Artsy |

Are you a cool chick making cool art? If so, you should know about YOUNITY. Founded in 2007 by New York City artists Alice Mizrachi and Toofly, the organization's mission is to provide a forum for women artists to share their ideas and showcase their work. According to YOUNITY: 'The confines of galleries were too rigid and staid; the 'white cube' did not lend much room for personal expression and individual style. [We] wanted to create a place wherein females ... Read More
The Sundance Channel brings you 3 screenings of the film Guest of Cindy Sherman.Paul H-O is just a regular ol' Joe who crashes art gallery openings, video camera in hand, and entertains artists with witty assessments of their work, thus gaining quite a fan following in the New York art scene in the 1990's. One of the ladies he won over was the internationally acknowledged, press-shy Cindy Sherman. Sherman was regarded as one of the world's most significant ... Read More
Two of my favorite things! The girl band of hillbilly stompers, Those Darlin's have collaborated with BluBlocker Sunglasses. Fans who buy their new vinyl record at select indie retailers get a free pair of the sunglasses.  This offer begins on the first Record Store Day Presents Vinyl Saturday happening June 20th. Not since the Oak Ridge Boys has Blublockers supported a musical act.  I am impressed. If you are not familiar, go listen here and check their ... Read More
Last night a bunch of us went to an official Listening Party for Moby's album 'Wait for Me' (which comes out June 30!). Aside from the music being serene and awesome, on top of an open bar, it was also at the Hayden Planetarium in the National History Museum in New York. The album played to a packed planetarium while we gazed up at the night sky and watched planet Earth expand and disappear as we basically traveled through the solar system. All of the images were ... Read More