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The Untitled Space is pleased to present “WET DREAMS” a solo exhibition of watercolor paintings by artist Fahren Feingold on view from October 21st through November 13th, 2021. “WET DREAMS,” curated by Indira Cesarine, premieres the latest series of works on paper and panel by the artist known for her ethereal feminine nudes that emphasize…

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   NEW YORK CITY BALLET 2021 FALL FASHION GALA RAISED 2.5 MILLION AND CELEBRATED BALLET AND FASHION WITH TWO WORLD PREMIERES AND COLLABORATIONS BY: Choreographer SIDRA BELL and Designer CHRISTOPHER JOHN ROGERS  Choreographer ANDREA MILLER and Designer ESTEBAN CORTÁZAR On September 30, 2021, the New York City Ballet hosted the Ninth Edition of the Fall…

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Findlay Galleries’ eagerly anticipated exhibition for John Ferren (1905-1970) will open to the press and invited guests this Friday, October 1st.  The exhibition will open to the public Monday, October 4th and will run through Friday, November 12th. From Paris to Springs is a broad reaching exhibition with a focus on the 1950s and 1960s. …

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The Manolis Projects is excited to debut its latest gallery exhibition of world-renowned and legendary artist Hunt Slonem’s BUNNY PAINTINGS. The global fame of these highly recognized and collectible paintings has earned Slonem the title of “the Andy Warhol of our time.” Coinciding with the Little Haiti + Little River Arts District Progressive Art Brunch, collectors, creators,…

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Eve is viewed as a famous femme fatale because she brought about the fall of humankind and in turn introduced sin and death into the world. She succumbs to the temptation of the serpent in the Garden of Eden and is responsible for Adam’s fall. She tempts him with her beauty and sexuality to eat…

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The 8th Annual Collaborating for a Cure Ladies Luncheon benefitting the Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation (SWCRF), took place at the T-Bar Restaurant in Southampton, NY. The luncheon honored philanthropist, TV host and author of the book “Successful Philanthropy: How to Make a Life By What You Give”  Jean Shafiroff for her continual support of SWCRF as well as her…

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While the exact history of human interaction with cats is still somewhat vague, a shallow gravesite discovered in 1983 in Cyprus, dating to 7500 BCE, during the Neolithic period, contains the skeleton of a human, buried ceremonially with stone tools, a lump of iron oxide, and a handful of seashells. In its own tiny grave…

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Stefanie Batten Bland created a new series of pieces which dive deep into core personal life thematics. With whom does society deem it appropriate to be intimate? To share our lives with? The first of this series began in the woods of Horton Bay, Michigan at Benjamin Cheney’s artist residency, Crojik’s Croft, and at Juilliard…

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Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts presented the world premiere of You Are Here, a free public sculpture, sound, and live performance installation conceived by Andrea Miller, award-winning choreographer and artistic director of movement-based production company GALLIM.Visitors first experience You Are Here as a free sculpture and sound installation open to the public on Hearst…

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Kilts, craftsmanship and love for Sir Sean Connery were on full display at this year’s Dressed to Kilt after taking a hiatus due to COVID. The hugely popular Dressed to Kilt Scottish fashion show was held on Long Island Saturday, July 24th and the Sir Sean Connery Tartan was revealed to the public for the…

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The dog days in fashion are clearly over as the industry’s fascination with the cat has only intensified over the past few decades. As if anyone still doubted whom the power animal of fashion is! For decades now it has been the fantastically fabulous feline – the cat. One may ask where this fascination with…

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Throughout many cultures cats are considered to be mystical creatures whose eyes are windows peering in from other worlds and if you’re a cat owner yourself you may have wondered that yourself at 3 in the morning when your cat is demanding food while pawing at your chest. Cats have always been objects of folklore…

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Only Stacy Bendet could get such an A-list lineup out to the Hamptons for a Thursday night party! Of course there was no doubt the alice + olivia Pride Prom event, which benefitted the Ali Forney Center, would be the hottest ticket around, and the VIP guests definitely came ready to party. Parrish Art Museum transformed…

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HUGO BOSS Fashions & Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation Announce Launch of Global Walk to Flatten the Cancer Curve HUGO BOSS Fashions Inc has teamed up with the Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation (SWCRF) for a special in-store party and announced the launch of the first-ever Global Walk to Flatten the Cancer Curve. As a…

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MUSEUM OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK FLASHES BACK TO THE ‘80S WITH ITS SPRING GALA  On June 9th, 2021 The Museum of the City of New York’s hosted it’s SPRING GALA: MUSIC OF THE ‘80s and Gotham Icon Awards celebrating individuals who have paved the way for the next generation in their industry. The gala is one of the largest…

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They scaled walls, climbed through lofty windows and preyed on the grandest mansions in the land. Sex, stolen goods and the ability to scale walls: these were the hallmarks of the cat burglar. Newspapers first coined the phrase ‘cat burglar’ in 1907 to describe someone with a particular “skill in climbing”. The term has become…

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