Category: nyc

Ada Louise Huxtable (1921-2013) was the recipi…

Ada Louise Huxtable (1921-2013) was the
recipient of the first ever Pulitzer Prize for Criticism, awarded to her in
1970. She was an architecture critic who had a significant contribution in
bringing the art into the public dialogue.

She worked for the MoMA as Curatorial Assistant
for Architecture and Design, and was later the first architecture critic at The New York Times. She wrote numerous
books in the field and was one of the main driving forces behind the New York
City Landmarks Preservation Commission, founded in 1965.

Anna Hyatt Huntington (1876-1973) was one of t…

Anna Hyatt
Huntington
(1876-1973)
was one of the most important sculptors working in New York City. She was the
author of the first public monument in the city created by a woman.

She had a thriving career and was mostly
known for her animal sculptures, which are now on display in many places across
the United States, including for example Columbia University, Central Park and
the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Her statue of Joan of Arc was the first
monument in New York dedicated to a woman in history.

It’s interesting when people can’t even acknow…

It’s interesting when people can’t even acknowledge reality in the present moment. NYC is liberal AF and it’s not surprising to see this at all. Neither of them is hurting anyone so why do you even care?

Man killed girlfriend hours after being freed from Rikers: cops

Man killed girlfriend hours after being freed from Rikers: cops