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A picturesque, Prussian suicide pact

BY SEAN EGAN  |  There’s no real reason that “Amour Fou” should work as well as it does. On paper, it seems to…

Buhmann on Art: Michael Snow

Buhmann on Art: Michael Snow

BY STEPHANIE BUHMANN  (stephaniebuhmann.com)  | Though Michael Snow’s oeuvre is multidisciplinary — including painting, sculpture, video, film, sound, photography, holography, drawing, writing and music…

Vital, compelling and still trusted at 30

Vital, compelling and still trusted at 30

BY DUSICA SUE MALESEVIC  |  In early 1988, a young theater company got its first big break: a show at Lincoln Center. “We…

Buhmann on Art, Week of March 5, 2015

Buhmann on Art, Week of March 5, 2015

“A Place” (2015 / 84” x 63” / Acrylic, gesso, ink, pencil on canvas). Courtesy Betty Cuningham Gallery BY STEPHANIE BUHMANN (stephaniebuhmann.com) |…

Slammin’ at the Sidewalk Cafe

Slammin’ at the Sidewalk Cafe

BY PUMA PERL  (pumaperl.blogspot.com)  |  When I decided to take a look at the current state of Slam Poetry, I immediately knew that…

Buhmann on Art, Week of Feb. 12, 2015

Buhmann on Art, Week of Feb. 12, 2015

  BY STEPHANIE BUHMANN   (stephaniebuhmann.com) NANCY GRAVES Through March 7 Tues.–Sat. / 10 a.m.–6 p.m. At Mitchell-Innes & Nash 534 W. 26th St.…

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Editor's Report View all

Every week, it seems, The Villager runs an article on yet another favorite local business being forced to close due to rising rent. This week, for example, it’s…

The word “sheeple” has taken on a pejorative meaning in some parts. But at Sunday’s Lunar New Year Parade in Chinatown, the sheep were out and proud. So…

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Scoopy’s, week of March 5, 2015

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Things really got wild and wooly in Chinatown

Things really got wild and wooly in Chinatown

The word “sheeple” has taken on a pejorative meaning in some parts. But at Sunday’s Lunar New Year Parade in Chinatown, the sheep were out…

Clayton Patterson View all

Where are our politicians on Taylor Swift?!

BY CLAYTON PATTERSON | I have been impressed by the number of passionate and intelligent responses I have been getting from the Taylor Swift column in the comment…

Ray just keeps on rolling

Photo by Clayton Patterson How time flies — and cigarette prices rise — when you’re serving up delicious fries. Ray a.k.a. Asghar Ghahraman, above in 1992, recently marked the…

Actors, artists, activists, all in the mix on L.E.S.

Actors, artists, activists, all in the mix on L.E.S.

BY CLAYTON PATTERSON  |  Tom Corn, artist and musician, left, and Grady Alexis, an artist from Haiti, hanging out at Bullet Space squat on E. Third St. in…