ArtsGazing.com was created with one simple idea: to help you find the best art exhibitions in New York City. We look at cultural attractions from across the five boroughs with a special focus on the smaller galleries and museums that often provide the most memorable experiences for the visitor. Whether you’re a know-it-all local or a visitor who wants to see something different, ArtsGazing will provide you with new choices to view interesting art.
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- Why Is Textile Art So Rare in NYC?Although NYC is known for embracing all styles of artistic expression and even inventing a few, one form has a difficult time finding friends here: textile art. Hold on a minute, you say. What about Billie Zangewa’s show at Lehmann Maupin last fall, Sanford Biggers at the Bronx Museum of the Arts, or those quiltContinue reading “Why Is Textile Art So Rare in NYC?”
We don’t intend to be trite here but our weekly round-up of art gallery choices skews heavily towards appearance first, meaningful impact second. It wasn’t meant (how many times have we heard that sorry excuse?) but it does bring up an important point about looking at art, things that don’t really seem to qualify asContinue reading “Digging Below the Surface”