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Chien-Chi Chang: Double Happiness Opens in NYC

New York, N.Y.  inCube Arts SPACE is delighted to present the gallery’s first exhibition dedicated to the work of Graz, Austria-based Taiwanese artist Chien-Chi CHANG (b.1961): Double Happiness, curated by Chi-Wen HUANG and in collaborated with Chi-Wen Gallery, Taipei. Marriage brokers recruit young Vietnamese women to come to Ho Chi Minh City where they are […]

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Young French Clarinetist of Extraordinary Talent Plays New York

New York, N.Y.  One can become addicted to the young global talent that plays upon the stages of the world under the banner of Young Concert Artists (YCA), directed by the indomitable Susan Wadsworth. Last week’s concert by a 20-year-old French clarinetist of extraordinary talent and musical exuberance was particularly engaging. Raphaël Sévère. Photo courtesy […]

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New York Yankees Opening Day 2015: Video & Pics

New York, N.Y. As I drove to the stadium April 6th, in anticipation of Opening Day of the New York Yankees 2015 Season, I felt a bittersweet mixture of excitement and remorse, realizing that Derek Jeter would not be there. Like many fans, I always made sure to watch the Captain at bat and enjoyed […]

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President Obama Offers Easter and Passover Greetings

Washington, D.C.  In a special video message, President Obama offered his warmest wishes to people across the country and around the world celebrating the Easter and Passover holidays. Last night, the President and First Lady hosted a Seder here at the White House to mark the start of the Jewish holiday of Passover. Tomorrow, the […]

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Celebrating Greek Independence Day, Catsimatidis Style

New York, N.Y.  John and Margo Catsimatidis, along with their children, Andrea, and John Jr. are a distinguished Greek family of New York City. John Catsimatidis speaks on air with Nicole Petallides and Ernie Anastos from Fox News. Photo: Jillian Nelson/ Photo: Sara Herbert Galloway/Herbertcollection. When they invited me to attend the 77th Annual Greek American Day parade […]

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Obama Hosts White House Student Film Festival

Washington, D.C.  President Barack Obama is showcasing the work of students from around the country who produced short films about service and giving back for a White House contest. The budding filmmakers include a Montana 6-year-old alarmed about climate change and a group of Chicago high school students who spin a hip-hop yarn of encouragement […]

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Asian Art Hits 100 Years at NYC’s Metropolitan Museum

New York, N.Y.  It is Asia Week in new York City and I was pleased to attend the “Asian Art 100” Press Conference in the Astor Court of the Metropolitan Museum today.  Speakers included Thomas CP. Campbell, Director and C.E.O.; Oscar L. Tang, Trustee Emeritus and Benefactor; and Maxwell K. Hearn, Chair of the Department […]

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NYC’s Delhi Art Gallery Opens First International Gallery

New York, N.Y.  India’s Delhi Art Gallery has announced the opening of its first international venture, a stunning, 7000-square-foot gallery space in the iconic Fuller Building on New York’s Madison Avenue, beginning March 18, 2015. Its first exhibition, India Modern, will preview on the evening of March 17 for select, by-invitation only, guests.  I was […]

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