George Lawler always knew his father was a criminal — his mug shot had been on New York City’s most wanted list in 1962. What he did not know was that his father had been a muse, of sorts, for Andy Warhol.
13 Most Wanted Men
was installed by April 15, 1964 at The World's Fair site in Queens, NY. Gov. Nelson A. Rockefeller had the work painted over before the Fair opened to the public.
Opening Day of The Guggenheim Museum
, 3:34 of color film shot on October 21, 1959 in NYC.
“Buildings & Crowd” captures the their excitement as lines formed down Fifth Avenue. The end of the film highlights the inaugural exhibition within the rotunda. With works by Jean Arp, Constantin Brancusi, Marc Chagall, Stuart David, Max Ernst, Paul Klee, and Vasily Kandinsky.
Darryl Kelly was hired to clean out Harry Shunk's New York City apartment. Things worked out well
"What Would You Change About the NYC Taxi Cab?"
is one response to The New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission's call for a new taxi cab design. [more inside]
A Loft Filled with Dirt, the Man Who's Cared for it for 19 Years
is a short film about Bill Dilworth, who has maintained Walter De Maria's
installation, The New York Earth Room
for the past 19 years. One of three "Earth Room" pieces De Maria made in the 1960's and 70's, the NY project is the only one still in existence.
a New York painter
who reshaped Modernist abstraction into a high-spirited, cartoon-based, language of form whose subjects included domestic life, relationships and the nature of painting itself, died yesterday at her home in upstate New York. (Images)