BY Emily Rems in Artsy on Jun 23, 2009 |
On Thursday night, our fave N.Y.C. nightlife impresario Murray Hill will be recording his comedy album down the street from BUST HQ at Comix, and you better believe I'll be there! Here's the deets below from the man himself - use the VIP code to snag some discount tix!:
MURRAY HILL - COMEDY ALBUM TAPING!
THURSDAY, JUNE 25 at 7:30 and 9:30pm
at COMIX, 353 West 14th St. NYC
ONE SHOWBIZ LEGEND. ONE UNFORGETTABLE NIGHT.
NEW SHTICK! NEW SONGS! NEW ... Read More
BY Web Intern in Artsy on Jun 18, 2009 |
All too often, depictions of women are from a male viewpoint, based on desire for the female form and frequently showing women as passive and available for pleasure.That's what makes this art exhibit so refreshing. The Female Gaze: Women Look at Women is a collection of female artists portraying the female form. The exhibit will display multiple media like painting, sculpture, installation, video and photography.The collection will feature several female ... Read More
BY Web Intern in Artsy on Jun 12, 2009 |
Performance/video artist Patty Chang, who once recreated a Bruce Lee fight scene and portrayed a Chinese contortionist, has a new exhibition in New York.
The main video of her exhibit is ''The Product Love,'' which tells the story of the real-life meeting of Chinese-American actress Anna May Wong and German critic Walter Benjamin. The two met when Benjamin was interviewing Wong, who had escaped to Germany to avoid the racist typecasting of American film. Chang's ... Read More
BY Laurie in Artsy on Jun 04, 2009 |
Our friend and photographer Martynka is having a show of her brutal and beautiful kids photographs, tomorrow night in NYC. Come down and say ... Read More
BY Web Intern in Artsy on May 29, 2009 |
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
BY Web Intern in Artsy on May 22, 2009 |
Artist Neil Freeman took subway maps from major cities around the world and posted them online, all to the same scale, without any station names, line differentiation or colors.
It's interesting to see how different cities' transportation systems look in relation to each other. Some are really dense, some are sprawling, some take on odd shapes. The site above compares Moscow to a daddy-long-legs, though i think it kind of looks like a neuron without the ... Read More
BY Web Intern in Artsy on May 22, 2009 |
This British art student, Sara Watson, spent 3 weeks painting this car to match the lot it's parked in, making it look like it's disappearing into invisibility. A recycling firm, Recycling Lives, gave her the car to paint for publicity.Just make sure you watch where you're walking in this lot. -Liza
(Photo via ... Read More
BY Susan in Artsy on May 20, 2009 |
Win tix to an exclusive Moby Listening Party! Here's your chance to win a pair of tickets to an exclusive listening party at The Hayden Planetarium on Wednesday May 27th!
There can only be 2 lucky winners, so enter now!
The winner will be chosen at random, no purchase necessary and only one entry per email please. Winners will receive a confirmation email from Mute records with timing details on Tuesday May 26th.
We want everyone to be winners so Mute is giving ... Read More
BY Web Intern in Artsy on May 18, 2009 |
Satisfied shoppers at yesterday's Spring Fling Craftacular, held in Brooklyn NY.The BUST office is basking in the afterglow of the thrilling time had by all at yesterday's, Spring Fling Craftacular. From the moment the doors opened till, the last booths were disassembled and packed up, the pace was frenetic. Throughout the day thousands perused the finest wares from excellent crafters, enjoyed a rotation of live DJ's, and took in the ambiance of the venue, ... Read More
BY Susan in Artsy on May 15, 2009 |
This weekend the one, the only BUST Spring Fling Craftacular is happening on Sunday at the Warsaw in Brooklyn! Over 50 rad designers and crafters are converging to sell their best items under one roof. Sign up for our free raffle, get a chance to win a Singer Sewing and Quilting Machine, a Yudu, a Batavus bike, and so much more! Snag a goodie bag stuffed with tons of swag if you are one of the first 250 through the door. Or go get a personalized screen printed ... Read More