Upon his first visit to New York City, Thomas Kiedrowski’s friends asked him what he wanted to do. Instead of rambling off a list of tired tourist traps, Kiedrowski pulled out a list of addresses detailing all things Andy Warhol.
When the development company Forest City Ratner announced plans to build the $2.5 billion Atlantic Yards project in Prospect Heights, film-makers Suki Hawley and Michael Galinsky turned on their cameras.
The Big Payback: The History of the Business of Hip-Hop Author: Dan CharnasPublisher: NAL HardcoverPublication Date: December 2010 In the mood for a great (long) New York read? Try “The Big Payback: The History of the Business of Hip-Hop.” Dan Charnas, the author, chronicles the evolution of hip-hop and how it became a multi-billion dollar global industry. Want to know […]
This week on Kickstarter: block parties, George Plimpton…and phytoremediation (using plants to get rid of toxins — duh).
My favorites among the taller yet still historic buildings are three houses of worship.