Archives

01SonataWithTheSunSetting

Marsha Solomon’s From Rhythm to Form:
Ethereal, Evocative Abstractions

Monday, March 16th, 2015
by on Playing Around

Throughout the course of history, art has served many purposes. Documentary, promotional, devotional, public and private communication and reflection are some of art’s roles. Just

CONTINUE READING »

Photo1_DavidHockneyTheArrivalOfSpring

A Different Kind of Autumnal Beauty:
Chelsea Galleries Open the Season

Monday, October 20th, 2014
by on Playing Around

New York’s Chelsea galleries present the most up to the moment vision of art as it’s being made and understood today. It’s usually complex and

CONTINUE READING »

Chapter One Drinks

Here Comes “National Rum Day”
On August 16th with Rum Drinks Galore

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014
by on Dining Around

“National American Food and Drink Days” have become incredibly popular. In fact, you can probably find a day that celebrates your favorite eats like National

CONTINUE READING »

monika bold and naked

“Bold and Naked” Yoga – Gaining in Popularity

Friday, March 14th, 2014
by on Living Around

“Bold and Naked” is a yoga studio in the Chelsea neighborhood of New York City. Woman Around Town visited the chic, European style studio where

CONTINUE READING »

Asphalt Green1

Garbage In, Garbage Out: Misguided Reasons
For a Dump on the Upper East Side

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013
by on Living Around

No one, it seems, wants to live next to a garbage dump, not even New York City’s newly elected mayor, Bill de Blasio. A longtime

CONTINUE READING »

portrait

Woman Around Town: Joan Giordano—
A Painter Finds Her Passion for Paper

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012
by on Woman Around Town

During the last presidential election, Joan Giordano became very involved watching the political process unfold. “I was totally sucked in,” she said. “All these talking

CONTINUE READING »

opening shot

La Promenade des Anglais:
A Taste of Southern France in Chelsea

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012
by on Dining Around

The Environment La Promenade des Anglais is a chic, but unpretentious restaurant marrying tribute to Nice’s main thoroughfare, its flaneurs* and a kind of low

CONTINUE READING »

Cookie in perf 2

Woman Around Town: Cookie Stark—
The New Kid on the Block

Friday, April 13th, 2012
by on Woman Around Town

When Cookie Stark’s vocal coach and director, Eric Michael Gillett, gave her the song Let’s Talk Dirty to the Animals (by Gilda Radner), the #%!*

CONTINUE READING »