A look inside the Court Square Library expansion space

Earlier in the month, the Court Square Library opened up a 1,700 square foot expansion space to meet the growing need of families coming to Long Island City.1 A reader sent in these photos of the space, located on the first floor of the Citi Building at 25-01 Jackson Avenue. Construction on the project started in […]
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MoMA and MoMA PS1 Announce Advance Schedule of Exhibitions for 2016

Recently announced exhibitions opening at MoMA and MoMA PS1: From the Collection: The 1960s (Opens March 26, 2016) Cao Fei (April–August 2016 at MoMA PS1) MoMA Film: Jean-Marie Straub and Danièle Huillet (April–August 2016) Vito Acconci: Where We Are Now (Who Are We Anyway?), 1976 (May 29–August 30, 2016 at MoMA PS1) Dadaglobe Reconstructed (June 12–September 18, 2016) BRUCE CONNER: […]
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Sculpture Center Upcoming Exhibition: The Eccentrics (January 24 – April 4, 2016)

Evoking the figure of the “eccentric,” a term for Russian circus performers, Walter Benjamin alludes to clowns, magicians, and acrobats as the forerunners to the comic actors who later inhabited the newly created space of film in his influential 1936 text,The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction. The arena of the circus—where […]
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