Particle Point Collisions: Jim Holl at the Lockwood

Particle Point Collisions: Jim Holl at the Lockwood

The Lockwood Gallery at 747 Route 28 in Kingston is currently hosting an exhibition of painting and sculpture by Jim Holl entitled Particle Point Collisions. The paintings, oil on board and on handmade paper, are rendered in soft colors that … Continue reading

Kingston Annual 2020

Kingston Annual 2020

Hosted by the Arts Society of Kingston and the Kingston Midtown Arts District, the Kingston Annual 2020 is a new exhibition and arts competition— a juried show of 26 unique Hudson Valley artists who reflect a twenty first-​​​​century artistic movement. The Kingston Annual … Continue reading

Jan Sawka at The Dorsky

Jan Sawka at The Dorsky

Curated by Hanna Maria Sawka and Dr. Frank Boyer February 8 – July 12, 2020 James Beck, art critic, historian, and one-​​​​time head of the Columbia University Art Department, described Jan Sawka as a contemporary Renaissance artist. Jan Sawka, whose work is currently … Continue reading

Two Tastes of Sauce

Two Tastes of Sauce

What is a Sauce? Everyone knows the answer, right? It’s that fluid substance we pour over our food to make it taste better. Naturally, the answer is a bit more complicated (or this book could be reduced to just those last fourteen … Continue reading

Zhōng Guó

Zhōng Guó

Zhōng Guó It’s the Chinese name for China. It means “middle kingdom,” because they regarded themselves as a bit of civilization at the center of the world, surrounded by barbarians. Since they created one of the world’s greatest cuisines, in company … Continue reading

Jo-​​Ellen Trilling and Andrew Willner Side by Side

Jo-​​Ellen Trilling and Andrew Willner Side by Side

Jo-​​​​Ellen Trilling and Andrew Willner Side by Side at Wired Gallery A husband-​​​​and-​​​​wife dual retrospective Featuring fairy-​​​​tale fantasy and woodwork Wired Gallery, 11 Mohonk Road, High Falls, NY. Married for decades, Andrew Willner and Jo-​​​​Ellen Trilling share a bond of creativity. … Continue reading

Soup, Glorious Soup

Soup, Glorious Soup

When I was a child, one the best dishes — at least to my childish palate — was my mother’s onion soup. Her recipe was simplicity itself: take several silver-​​​​wrapped cubes of beef bouillon from the little white cardboard can decorated with red cows, dissolve them … Continue reading

<span class="caps">FREE</span> <span class="caps">WILL</span> <span class="caps">ASTROLOGY</span> October

FREE WILL ASTROLOGY October

ARIES (March 21-​​​​April 19): “I am, indeed, a king, because I know how to rule myself,” wrote 16th-​​​​century author Pietro Aretino. By January 2021, Aries, I would love for you to have earned the right to make a similar statement: “I am, indeed, a royal … Continue reading