Philanthropist Boyd made Racine Art Museum a powerhouse of craft art

Philanthropist Boyd made Racine Art Museum a powerhouse of craft art
Boyd also donated works to the Art Institute of Chicago; the Cooper Hewitt and Smithsonian Design Museum in New York City; the Milwaukee Art Museum; the Museum of Arts and Design in New York City; the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and others.
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New York Philharmonic Taps Jaap van Zweden as Its Next Maestro
The New York Philharmonic announced on Wednesday that it was turning to Jaap van Zweden, an intense, exacting Dutch conductor, to be its next music director and guide it through the costly renovation of its hall, two seasons of exile and, if all goes …
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David Bowie Dies at 69; Star Transcended Music, Art and Fashion
Nirvana chose to sing “The Man Who Sold the World,” the title song of Mr. Bowie's 1970 album, in its brief set for “MTV Unplugged in New York” in 1993. “Under Pressure …. In 2001, he sang “Heroes” at the Concert for New York City after the Sept. 11 …
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Art for the Holidays: A New York Visitors Guide

Art for the Holidays: A New York Visitors Guide
New Year's Eve afternoon is usually the least bustling during the busy holiday week. — You will have an extra day at the Whitney Museum of American Art, which has seen a soaring number of visitors since opening in its downtown location in the spring.
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New Report Shows Art Education Growing in NYC Public Schools
According to the New York City Department of Education's “Annual Arts in Schools Report”, arts instruction in New York City public schools expanded in 2015, with schools adding 175 new positions throughout the system following four years of maintaining …
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