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News and Notes

If you have music or other data on now obsolete or soon to be obsolete media, The Brooklyn Public Library wants to help you out.  And it won’t cost you a dime.  235 more words

News And Notes

Tiffany Glass at the Queens Museum

Since I was a small child I’ve always loved stained glass, and my favorite is Tiffany glass. So I was excited when I went to the… 437 more words

New York City

A discussion over the cliff with Hratch Arbach

By Margaux Bonnet

Hratch Arbach doesn’t want to be labeled as an Artist. He sees himself like a man interested in the human existence and always tempted to try new experiences according to his way. 1,031 more words

Non Classé

Dialogue about Border Crossers

Dialogue about Border Crossers
Guest post by Trudy Milburn

On November 20th, 2015, on behalf of the Center for International Dialogue, I attended a unique event at the… 570 more words

Applied Intercultural Dialogue

Zhang Hongtu at Queens Museum, October 19, 2015 - February 28, 2016

“Zhang Hongtu has spent the past five decades expanding the ways in which viewers perceive the world around them, skillfully drawing connections between cultures. Originally from mainland China, and New York-based since 1982, Zhang’s subject matter and styles have continued to shift resulting in a vast body of work that has allowed him to show internationally for more than 30 years.” — Queens Museum… 125 more words

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A Walk around Flushing Meadows Corona Park

In my previous post, I wrote about my assignment to photograph the Unisphere in Flushing Meadows Corona Park in Queens. On that beautiful Saturday afternoon, I had plenty of time to walk around the park and make other photos. 24 more words

Photography

75 YEARS LATER, THE DEADLY BOMBING THAT ROCKED THE NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR IS STILL UNSOLVED

This from Atlas Obscura.

This is a bombing I never heard about.

The World’s Fair of 1939-1940 was conceived as a way to pull New York out of the doldrums of the Great Depression. 2,574 more words