Monthly Archives: December 2010

Things In Books

Many thanks to Evan Smythe for the link to the diverting site Things In Books photo of Terry Pratchett in Science of Discworld .

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Hand, Voice & Vision in NYC

The Grolier Club will present an exhibition featuring artists’ books by thirty-six artists published over thirty years by Women’s Studio Workshop. Hand, Voice & Vision: Artists’ Books from Women’s Studio Workshop will be on display at the Grolier Club from … Continue reading

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Street Art World Tour


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Travel Books of the Year

The New York Times has released its “Books of the Year” List. The Travel list is diverse and well-chosen:            

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More Metro has assmbled a comprehensive collection of metro logos from around the world. At last check their tally was 169 individual logos. But that’s not all, Metrobits has everything you ever wanted to know about metros everywhere.

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Don’t Forget Your Umbrella

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Support the 1st Amendment & Get Famous

 The First Amendment Project is a nonprofit advocacy organization dedicated to protecting and promoting freedom of information, expression, and petition. For nearly ten years, FAP has provided advice, educational materials, and legal representation to its core constituency of activists, journalists, … Continue reading

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Small Works in Old City

Located in Old City, Philadelphia, the most historic aquare mile in the United States, Artists’ House gallery is presenting “Small Works 2010”. The show, which runs from tonight through December 24th, features some of Philly’s hottest painters. Our favorite featured … Continue reading

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Visit Bucks County (for the art)

Bucks County, Pennsylvania is a wonderful place to visit even in the Winter. And the best place to visit is the historic, old village of Newtown. The cozy little borough’s newest art gallery, Countryside-Radhouse is the place see this December, … Continue reading

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