Daily Archives: February 5, 2009

The Audience and the Eavesdropper

At the Phillips de Pury & Company Gallery on 450 W15th St, a friend and I saw the show which shares the title of this post.  Its subtitle was New Art from India and Pakistan.  Ten artists were featured in the show.  There was a sculpture that looked like a huge pre-historic lizard comprised of […]

Movies! Movies! Movies!

As many of you know the Academy Awards are coming up!  Well, if the Golden Globes foreshadow anything, this affair may be slightly pared back.  For one, Jon Stewart seemed a bit tiffed that he wasn’t asked to host.  Not important, let’s move on. I have watched three movies in three days, none of them […]

These Trying Times . . .

– demand us to be informed, to be abreast of our situation, and able to anticipate what will shoot down the pike next.  But, where to start?  My sister does not know where to start and I imagine there are others in a similar situation.  She asks me how I know what I know.  She […]