gothammag.com - Culture https://gothammag.com/ Celia Keenan-Bolger on Playing Scout Finch in Broadway's 'To Kill A Mockingbird' https://gothammag.com/culture-post/51138/Celia-Keenan-Bolger-on-Playing-Scout-Finch-in-Broadways-To-Kill-A-Mockingbird To Kill A Mockingbird is arguably one of the greatest stories ever told in American literature. A tale of social injustice and inequality in the deep South, Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize-w… Fri, 19 Apr 2019 07:00:00 -0400 The Brant Foundation's Basquiat Exhibit is NYC's Must-See Art Show https://gothammag.com/culture-post/51128/The-Brant-Foundations-Basquiat-Exhibit-is-NYCs-Must-See-Art-Show Jean-Michel Basquiat’s short-lived, but illustrious, career comes to life in the inaugural exhibition of The Brant Foundation Art Study Center’s new East Village space. The work… Tue, 16 Apr 2019 07:00:00 -0400 Adrian Liang Reviews 'The Night Tiger' by Yangsze Choo https://gothammag.com/culture-post/51085/Adrian-Liang-Reviews-The-Night-Tiger-by-Yangsze-Choo A weretiger. A houseboy on a mission. A dancehall girl who gains possession of a cursed item. An English doctor with a secret—or rather, many secrets. Choo mixes these characters togethe… Thu, 04 Apr 2019 07:00:00 -0400 A Curator Finds Inspiration In Abstract Expressionism at The American Fine Arts Society Gallery https://gothammag.com/culture-post/51117/A-Curator-Finds-Inspiration-In-Abstract-Expressionism-at-The-American-Fine-Arts-Society-Gallery As an artist, James Little found inspiration in creating his own abstract impressionism paintings. Now he seeks to bring light to others in the movement as a curator with an exhibition entitle… Wed, 03 Apr 2019 07:00:00 -0400 Diane Von Furstenberg & Ashley Longshore's New Art Collaboration is Setting Instagram Ablaze https://gothammag.com/culture-post/51109/Diane-Von-Furstenberg-Ashley-Longshores-New-Art-Collaboration-is-Setting-Instagram-Ablaze The icon behind the wrap dress, Diane Von Furstenberg, and the trailblazing mixed media artist, Ashley Longshore, are teaming up to collaborate on an exclusive collection of art to celebrate t… Mon, 01 Apr 2019 07:00:00 -0400 Our Favorite Reads of the Month https://gothammag.com/culture-post/51110/Our-Favorite-Reads-of-the-Month As it so happens, our favorite fiction of the month involves many a fractured family, but also a fascinating biographical novel that tells the story behind The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (and the… Thu, 28 Mar 2019 10:00:00 -0400 Grace Jones to Headline This Year's World Pride Festival in NYC https://gothammag.com/culture-post/51099/Grace-Jones-to-Headline-This-Years-World-Pride-Festival-in-NYC The eccentric music icon Grace Jones takes the stage at the 50th anniversary of World Pride NYC this June. The two-day festival, happening this year at Pier 97, has also enlisted singer Teya… Mon, 25 Mar 2019 07:00:00 -0400 A Retrospective of Karl Lagerfeld's Photography is On Display in NYC https://gothammag.com/culture-post/51094/A-Retrospective-of-Karl-Lagerfelds-Photography-is-On-Display-in-NYC The late, great Karl Lagerfeld was a man of many talents: Most notably, of course, a renowned fashion designer—he served as Creative Director of Chanel and Fendi for decades, all while d… Wed, 20 Mar 2019 07:00:00 -0400 The 6 Live Auction Items for This Year's 'One Night for One Drop' by Cirque Du Soleil Might Surprise You https://gothammag.com/culture-post/51062/The-6-Live-Auction-Items-for-This-Years-One-Night-for-One-Drop-by-Cirque-Du-Soleil-Might-Surprise-You World-renowned nonprofit, One Drop, which seeks to help people around the world gain access to safe water, has revealed new details about its seventh annual philanthropic endeavor, “One… Tue, 26 Feb 2019 07:00:00 -0500 Recess' New Pop-Up is the Most Instagrammable Spot in NYC Right Now https://gothammag.com/culture-post/51049/Recess-New-Pop-Up-is-the-Most-Instagrammable-Spot-in-NYC-Right-Now Looking for inspiration for your latest Instagram post? Recess IRL's latest pop-up at 680 Broadway is the perfect spot to snap and relax. The pop-up and retail store, created to aide stressed… Fri, 22 Feb 2019 07:00:00 -0500