Archive for "Art"

Post Office lobby wins landmark status

The majestic lobby of the Post Office building on the Grand Concourse at East 149th St. is now officially a city landmark. The Landmarks Preservation Commission approved the designation of the lobby as an interior landmark in December, citing its architectural and historic significance.

Static on the Concourse

Static on the Concourse

New public work is the artist’s rendering of TV static.

‘Ghetto for Life’ mural ignites debate

‘Ghetto for Life’ mural ignites debate

The word “ghetto” touches off a heated debate about a new mural in Melrose.

Storm-tossed art sounds a warning

Storm-tossed art sounds a warning

Visitors who experienced Hurricane Sandy last November called the exhibit evocative, and said it recalled the storm.

Artists add color to two Bronx neighborhoods

Artists add color to two Bronx neighborhoods

Mott Haven and Hunts Point are the canvas for two new arts projects.