Wednesday, April 6th, 2011

12:30 pm

Dave White “Americana” Prints

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Curated turns us onto these prints: “Next week Dave White will be opening his latest exhibition at The Conningsby Gallery in London. Exploring iconic imagery of the Western Frontier, this exhibition highlights White’s ability to capture dynamic scenes with his…

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Tuesday, March 29th, 2011

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011

6:00 pm

Birds of America

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The Grand Rapids Art Museum will open an exhibition of Aududon Prints from the Shelburne Museum on April 15, 2011. Birds of America is widely recognized by art historians and naturalists alike as the greatest natural history publication of all…

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Tuesday, January 25th, 2011

Friday, October 22nd, 2010

Wednesday, October 20th, 2010

“A Connecticut Hot Dog Tour” DVD


While the omission of Swanky Frank’s (the finest dinning establishment in Norwalk, CT) raises a red flag, A Connecticut Hot Dog Tour succeeds in careful celebration of a simple delicacy. According to the trailer, 80% of people like hot dogs.…

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Monday, October 18th, 2010

3:39 pm

Modern Life: Edward Hopper and His Time

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Opening on October 28, 2010, at the Whitney, Modern Life gets to the heart of American realism. Modern Life: Edward Hopper and His Time traces the development of realism in American art between 1900 and 1940, emphasizing the diverse ways…

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Tuesday, October 12th, 2010

Tuesday, September 14th, 2010

4:35 pm

Photography | Chris Milliman “Shoes”


Our friend Chris Milliman has a knack for capturing the American scene. Last Winter, he immersed himself in Snowmobiling and Ice Fishing… pastimes often ignored but undeniably indicative of a certain American spirit. This Summer, Milliman turned his lens to…

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Tuesday, August 24th, 2010

6:34 pm

Let’er Buck Cologne


When I wrote about the 100th Anniversary of the Pendleton Round-Up, I never imagined the event would soon boast an official fragrance. Launching officially on September 15, Let’er Buck Cologne “is the cowboy spirit that was captured at the first…

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