Category Archives: art

5 POINTZ: What Do We Want Our Legacy To Be?

At the same time New York City tourists and residents scramble to see and snap photos of the latest graffiti artwork by international phenomenon, Banksy, who’s in the city for a month, the aerosal artworld got some bad news. The demolition of 5 Pointz, the world’s largest display of spray art located in Long Island City, Queens, may begin at the end of the year.

Dancing Horses: Grand Central Terminal NYC

From March 25-31, 30 dancing horses by soundsuit creator and performance artist Nick Cave prance around for 15 minutes at 11am and 2pm in the Vanderbilt Hall of Grand Central Terminal (Station) as part of the station’s centennial celebrations.

Travel + Leisure: Trend Alert: Spain’s “Walking Gallery”

Web exclusive for top travel mag, Travel + Leisure: Trend Alert: Spain’s “Walking Gallery”

Mehndiquette: India

By Carey Reed Zamarriego Three hours have passed. The bride-to-be remains seated, her arms and feet are outstretched as four women continue to render an intricate design in henna paste on her limbs. Her backside is numb and she is noticeably uncomfortable. In response to her groans of discomfort, her aunts fireback: “beauty is pain.” […]
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Drinks Theater: New World Stages NYC

By Carey Reed Zamarriego ‘Create’ wall honoring Jonathan Larson at New World Stages. “Grab a drink and take it to your seat,” written in white chalk and accompanied by a colorful cocktail drawing on a sandwich board greets attendees to shows at the New World Stages. It’s a surprising and lovely welcome in stark contrast […]
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Travel + Leisure: World’s Most Controversial Monuments

By Carey Reed Zamarriego Photo by Mike Tigas Follow the link to my web exclusive for top travel mag, Travel + Leisure: World’s Most Controversial Monuments ————- Siempre hay una historia detrás de la historia, aquí encuentras mi reportaje acerca los culebrones que surgieron durante la construcción de unos de los monumentos más famosos del […]
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What’s On This Weekend: NYC and BCN

By Carey Reed Zamarriego What’s on this weekend? A lot. Here’s a short list of events to attend and deals to take advantage of in NYC and Barcelona (BCN). Some even see the two cities collide. Have fun. —— ¿Que está pasando este finde? Pues un montón. Aquí menciono algunos eventos que no debes perder […]
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Co-Curate a Chelsea (NYC) Art Show

By Carey Reed Zamarriego (una versión en español está abajo) Art and technology event revolutionary Aram Bartholl has installed a USB drive into the façade of the Eyebeam Center for Art and Technology in the Chelsea section of New York City, with the center’s consent of course. On that USB is Street Show: The Things […]
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Barcelona, Spain: FULL DISCLOSURE

By Carey Reed Zamarriego (una versión en español está abajo) This photo features my good friend Anna and I relaxing on a couch after an afternoon BBQ at a friend of a friend’s Barceloneta Beach apartment. It is, I believe, the perfect photographic representation of Barcelona: a spectacular seaside city filled with great people, great […]
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Wanderlust Revelation: Naked Art Hunting (NYC)

By Carey Reed Zamarriego (una versión en español está abajo) There ARE good kinds of hunts: egg hunts, scavenger hunts, manhunts. Why not see NYC in a new way, by putting a ‘hunt’ spin on your tour. Now you can huntify your NYC adventure in one of two ways: DIY (Do-It-Yourself) or go with a […]
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