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AIDS in New York: The First Five Years

In a few small rooms tucked in the back of the second floor at the New-York Historical Society the first five years of AIDS in New York are examined. Those years were also my first five in New York. A … Continue reading

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National Academy Vs. Morgan Library

Theme for the day: former mansion residences currently serving as museums. First stop: National Academy. Their exhibitions don’t often tempt us. But, we’re fond of its Beaux Arts-style building. We also respect their decorous sense of tradition. When we visit … Continue reading

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Danh Vo and Martin Wong

An installation culled from the collection of objects assembled by artist Martin Wong (1946-1999) was presented in a side gallery at the Guggenheim by artist Danh Vo. We were left most curious about how the vast accumulation would look in … Continue reading

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