WEEKEND EDITION

all stories tagged "Art"


mefo-000443-fullep-thumb
June 25, 2014 11:44 AM | 1 Comment

On this edition of MetroFocus: we revisit the 92nd Street Y with executive director Henry Timms, anchor and reporter Jack Ford talks to photographer Camilo Jose Vergara about his book “Harlem: The Unmaking of a Ghetto”, New Yorker cartoon editor Bob Mankoff shares stories from his memoir, and Binghamton’s WSKG has the story of artist Bonnie Gale who transforms willow tree branches into living works of art and architecture.

VIDEO
mefo-000443-preview-thumb
June 20, 2014 11:29 AM | Comments

On the next edition of MetroFocus: a conversation with 92nd Street Y executive director Henry Timms, anchor and reporter Jack Ford talks to photographer Camilo Jose Vergara about his book “Harlem: The Unmaking of a Ghetto”, New Yorker cartoon editor Bob Mankoff shares stories from his memoir, and Binghamton’s WSKG has the story of artist Bonnie Gale who transforms willow tree branches into living works of art and architecture.

VIDEO
mefo-000435-SubwayPoetry-thumb
April 23, 2014 11:21 AM | Comments
Every day as she travels by subway Madeline Schwartzman asks fellow commuters to write a poem in her notebook. Some refuse, some accept, and now more than 100 of their poems are posted on Madeline’s website, 365 Day Subway: Poems by New Yorkers.VIDEO
mefo-000432_3DPrinting-thumb
Jenna Flanagan, NY Now  |  April 2, 2014 11:53 AM | Comments
Albany public TV's Innovation Trail reporter Jenna Flanagan takes us to upstate SUNY New Paltz as well as a Long Island City jewelry company to see how 3-D printing technology is being used.VIDEO
mefo-000431-DigitalAtelierThumb
Maddie Orton, NJTV News  |  March 26, 2014 1:29 PM | Comments
At the Digital Atelier in Mercerville, creating sculptures is something out of a sci-fi film, replacing hands and chisels with computer-operated machinery and lasers.VIDEO
mefo-000426-alpert-thumb
Kirsti Itameri  |  February 5, 2014 12:07 PM | Comments
Nine-time Grammy winner Herb Alpert talks to MetroFocus host Rafael Pi Roman about his music, art and philanthropy.VIDEO
mefo-000420-OPositive-thumb
Jenna Flanagan, New York Now  |  November 20, 2013 11:58 AM | Comments
Who says the bartering system is outdated? At the O+ Festival in Kingston, NY, artists receive free healthcare in exchange for a weekend of music and art.VIDEO
mefo-000410-FullEp-thumb
September 11, 2013 7:48 PM | Comments
On this edition of MetroFocus: wrap up and analysis of round one in the race for mayor, New York Magazine on NYC after Bloomberg, Georgia O’Keeffe at Lake George, and drawing every building in the city.VIDEO
mefo-000410-JamesGHancock-thumb
Kirsti Itameri  |  September 11, 2013 6:39 PM | Comments
Illustrator James Gulliver Hancock hails from Australia, but he's made it his mission to draw every building in New York City.VIDEO
mefo-000410-OKeefe-thumb
September 11, 2013 6:39 PM | Comments
Works by celebrated American painter Georgia O’Keeffe that she painted during summers she spent in the Adirondacks are showcased in a rare exhibit at the Hyde Collection Art Museum in Glens Falls. VIDEO
Page 1 of 3123
About Us    Contact Us    The MetroFocus Team   Mobile   WNET Pressroom   Privacy Policy    Terms of Service

Ford FoundationMutual of America

Funders

MetroFocus is made possible by the Ford Foundation, James and Merryl Tisch, Cheryl and Philip Milstein Family, Charlotte and David Ackert, Jody and John Arnhold and the Dr. Robert C. and Tina Sohn Foundation. Corporate funding is provided by Mutual of America.
© 2014 WNET    All Rights Reserved.    825 Eighth Avenue    New York, NY 10019