MAR

Pavements lined with black gold: The Manhattan oil project by Josephine Meckseper.

Oil pump in the city

Photos: James Ewing

Manhattan, like most modern cities, is built on oil. It gushes in massive fountains and strange forms, but not in its liquid manifestation of course. In wealth, power, pollution, architecture and transport oil is at the cultural root of our age. The artist Josephine Meckseper sponsored by the Art Production Fund explores this idea in her thought provoking installation the Manhattan Oil Project. Read more

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NOV

Felt furniture by Ayala Serfaty

 

Bucket chair designed by Ayala Serfaty. Photo:  Ayala Serfaty/ Cristina Grajales Gallery

Bucket chair designed by Ayala Serfaty. Photo: Ayala Serfaty/ Cristina Grajales Gallery

The designer Ayala Serfaty’s hand-made felt furniture objects are on display at Cristina Grajales Gallery in New York – a sensual experience. Read more

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OCT

The end of Sundrome – I.M. Pei’s Terminal 6

Sundrome - Terminal 6 designed by Pei Cobb Freed & Partners,1969. Photo: George Cserna / Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, Columbia University

Sundrome - Terminal 6 designed by Pei Cobb Freed & Partners in 1969. Photo: George Cserna / Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, Columbia University

The Sundrome – Terminal 6 at New York’s JFK airport is being demolished: The end of a modern masterpiece by I. M. Pei. Read more

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OCT

Experience at the New Museum

Installation view of Untitled (Slide), 2011 by Carsten Höller. Photo: Benoit Pailley

Installation view of Untitled (Slide) at the New Museum, 2011 by Carsten Höller. Photo: Benoit Pailley

The exhibition “Carsten Höller: Experience” is on display at the New Museum in New York until January 15, 2012 – have a look at it while you are looked at.  Read more

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OCT

Black Bathroom

Regio by Inax. Photo: Inax

Regio by INAX. Photo: Inax

The Japanese manufacturer INAX opened a new showroom in New York. On display: Black bathroom fixtures. Read more

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