Wind Sculpture in Central Park

Posted by on Mar 9, 2018 in Art, Other

London-based artist Yinka Shonibare recently unveiled his latest public artwork – his 23 foot “Wind Sculpture” – located at the southeast entrance of Central Park.

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Vibrant Art in an Early 1900s Mansion

Posted by on Feb 24, 2018 in Art, Events, Other

Two Bard Graduate Center Gallery Exhibits are currently on display at 18 West 86th Street. Find out more about the exciting exhibits and the stunning venue!

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Vintage Paintings of the Upper West Side

Posted by on Feb 21, 2018 in Art, Events, Other

“The Vital Street: Upper Broadway from Her Studio” is the final show of cityscapes by artist Mari Lyons. It is taking place at First Street Gallery until February 24th.

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Morningside Heights

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Morningside Heights has tons of great restaurants, eclectic shopping, an impressive academic presence and beautiful parks and churches. Many Upper West Side residents consider it to be part of the neighborhood. Learn more about Morningside Heights in NYC!  

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Holiday Crafts Fair at the YMCA

Posted by on Dec 11, 2017 in Art, Events

A holiday crafts fair at the YMCA (5 West 63rd Street) will be taking place December 14th, 15th and 16th from 10am to 9pm. Artworks at the YMCA is a community of people exploring their creativity through classes in ceramics,watercolor, stained glass and more!

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Crafts at the Cathedral

Posted by on Nov 30, 2017 in Antiques, Art, Events, Other

The 21st Annual Crafts at the Cathedral fair will commence today, November 30th. It will go through December 2nd and will feature over 75 exhibitors offering handcrafted items. Taking place at St. John the Divine.

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Grand Holiday Bazaar – Upper West Side Holiday Market

Posted by on Nov 21, 2017 in Antiques, Apparel, Art, Community, Events, Local Business, Other

Get excited, holiday shoppers! The Grand Holiday Bazaar will be taking place from 10am to 5:30pm every Sunday between November 26th and December 24th! Only at the Grand Bazaar on the UWS.

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Columbus Circle Holiday Market 2017

Posted by on Nov 8, 2017 in Antiques, Apparel, Art, Community, Events, Food & Drink, Other, Shopping

Columbus Circle Holiday Market: Opens November 28th 

Get most of your holiday shopping out of the way at this year’s Columbus Circle Holiday Market. The market is a quintessential NYC shopping experience that attracts both locals and visitors alike. For many Upper West Siders, it also marks the start of the holiday season. Merry shopping!

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Our Senses: An Immersive Experience at the AMNH

Posted by on Oct 31, 2017 in Art, Other

This new interactive exhibit is opening to the public on November 20th, 2017 at the American Museum of Natural History.

You’ll be questioning your senses as you explore and experience eleven fun-house like spaces. The point of the exhibition is to show us how what we sense is influenced by our brains, and how nothing is ever quite what it seems on the surface.

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Street Art on the Upper West Side

Posted by on Oct 27, 2017 in Art, Other

Okay, so obviously we don’t have the quantity of street art on the Upper West Side as do neighborhoods like Washington Heights, the Lower East Side or Brooklyn. But we do have some!

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