Art

A Colorful Surprise: New Art on the E Train

Art on the E train, Rendezvous En New York NYC

It’s so rare lately that I jump on the train and I am delighted. I don’t want to make this post a bitch and moan about my subway ride, which I could very easily especially with recent construction and delays. […]

A Rendezvous At Gagosian Gallery

Standing Still Lifes by Tom Wesselmann at Gagosian Gallery in NYC, Rendezvous En New York

Living in New York City, even though it would seem ironic, you can get into a rut and life can become as dry as overcooked turkey. So to keep that from happening, I loosely plan to shake it up every […]

A Second Avenue Subway Rendezvous

Second Avenue Subway, NYC

Being an average New Yorker, and by that I mean one without a silver spoon in her mouth, I take the subway. I’ve written about taking the subway a couple of times now. I’ve written about traveling on the subway, […]

Rendezvous with the Artist Tug Rice 

Tug Rice Art Show, NYC

Last Wednesday, I was invited to attend a solo art exhibition of watercolor paintings, titled “Watercolors and Greasepaint: Illustrations Inspired by the Theatre” by Tug Rice. Let’s just linger over the fact that I am so special to be invited […]

The Met Gala 2016 Manus x Machina

ManusxMachinaHussienChalayan

On the first Monday of May every year, the biggest and most opulent Senior prom in the world comes to New York. It’s called the Met Gala. At the price of a $30,000 ticket and the world’s eyes on you, […]

The Bushwick Collective

Dasic Fernandez, the Bushwick Collective, NYC, street art

The Bushwick Collective is a collection of street art murals on Troutman Street in Bushwick, Brooklyn. It is constantly being updated with new work. The most popular artists are there and it was an education for me to check out […]

Sand Painting At Union Square Park

Joe Mangrum Art in Union Square

I was walking through Union Square Park on my way to meet friends for dinner and saw this artist working hard on the ground putting together this vibrant piece. Isn’t it beautiful ?! It’s all colored sand and done one […]

Madison Square Park Art Installation: Fata Morgana

Madison Square Park Art Installation : Fata Morgana

This art installation by Teresita Fernandez had debuted for the Summer of 2015 in Madison Square Park. This park has ever-changing art all year around and I love it! This art project, Fata Morgana, is biggest yet, it consists of […]

Macy’s Flower Show 2015 in NYC

Macy's Flower Show 2015: Art in Bloom

I attended the last Saturday of the Macy’s Annual Flower Show 2015. It was held from March 22-April 4th. Macy’s has held the flower show in its stores for over 65 years, this year it was held at the flagship […]

Chuck Taylor All Star As Art and “Made By You”

Converse made by Bess

One thing that is always consistent about the city I live in, is that things never stay the same for long. So with that in mind, as I was walking from the post office, running errands, I came across the […]

Watching Holiday Windows In NYC

When you are a native New Yorker as opposed to a tourist, there are a lot of things you never try to experience because it seems so trite and “touristy”. The stuff you don’t usually indulge in unless family comes […]

Chromeo DJ Set at Webster Hall

Flashing lights

It was a couple of days before Thanksgiving, when my niece Ariella of Champagne and A Dream, invited me to Chromeo DJ set at the legendary Webster Hall. My niece is a huge Chromeo fan and she found out about […]