Kira Cohen

October 6, 2011 1:30 PM | Comments
Go to Court!
September 21, 2011 12:30 PM | Comments
Two-wheeling the city.
Shel Silverstein's "The Giving Tree."
Kira Cohen  |  July 28, 2011 1:59 PM | 5 Comments
On Saturday, performers will celebrate the poetry and music of Shel Silverstein at Shelebration! as part of Central Park's Summerstage.
Kira Cohen  |  July 26, 2011 6:41 PM | 1 Comment
This summer, the Park Avenue Armory has been transformed into a backdrop for the Royal Shakespeare Company's six-week residency at the annual Lincoln Center Festival. VIDEO
Walmart, traditionally situated in rural and suburban locales, is pushing for an urban location in New York City. Flickr/Walmart Stores.
Kira Cohen  |  July 19, 2011 6:00 AM | Updated: November 14, 2011 3:03 PM | 1 Comment
On Monday, Wal-Mart announced its annual holiday season donations -- none of which are going to New York City. Is the retail giant backing out of its plan move into the five boroughs?
Kayakers Arriving_Bernard Ente
Kira Cohen  |  July 15, 2011 6:00 AM | Comments
Saturday's City of Water Day Festival offers everything from
squid dissections to free kayaking.
Kira Cohen  |  July 10, 2011 6:00 PM | Comments
At its core, "Joel Grey: A New York Life," currently on display at the Museum of the City of New York, is the curatorial equivalent of an archeological dig.VIDEO
Kira Cohen  |  July 10, 2011 6:00 PM | Comments
Ai Weiwei's work is on display at Asia Society Museum. MetroFocus spoke to the museum's director about Ai's release and the political implications of his art.
Kira Cohen  |  July 10, 2011 6:00 PM | Updated: July 29, 2011 3:30 PM | Comments
Don't miss your last chance to see the late designer's imaginitive work, which merged fashion with conceptual art. VIDEO
Sunny Day at the Park
Kira Cohen  |  July 10, 2011 6:00 PM | Comments
It might be understatement to say that Maira Kalman's exhibit at the Jewish Museum revels in the quotidian. "When I see things, I fall in love with them," says the writer and illustrator. Kalman's first career survey, titled "Maira Kalman: Various Illuminations (of a Crazy World)," spans 30 years and showcases an outright passion for the otherwise invisible details of the everyday.VIDEO
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