Tag Archives: Roosevelt Island Visual Art Association

Ulla and Gustav Kraitz to Unveil Blue Dragon on Roosevelt Island, NYC

New York, N.Y. A dedication ceremony for the Blue Dragon sculpture, donated to Roosevelt Island by world renowned Swedish artists Ulla and Gustav Kraitz, will be held at Southpoint Park on Tuesday, April 26, 2016 at 11 a.m. The Blue Dragon embarked on a long voyage to its new home, departing from Hamburg, Germany on March […]

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Possibility of Museum on NYC’s ‘New’ Roosevelt Island

New York, N.Y.  Not often does an important new museum open in New York City. One is possible now because the Roosevelt Island Steam Plant is about to be decommissioned. This plant supplies energy to the two long-term care hospitals on Roosevelt Island, one of which will combine with the other as the new $2 […]

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Polish Cultural Salon for All Opens in New York City

New York, N.Y.  I first met cultural icon Barbara Plewińska — “Basia” to her many friends in New York and around the world — after she passed recently from cancer.  I met her through the dozens of people I have encountered this summer who speak of her with such reverence and enthusiasm it seems as […]

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Museum of Technology, Art and Science on Roosevelt Island?

New York, N.Y. Cornell NYC Tech is headed to Roosevelt Island, New York City — ‘Silicon Island of the East.’  Architect Tadeusz Sudol of the Roosevelt Island Visual Art Association (RIVAA) believes that there could be a New Museum of Technology, Art and Science (MOOTAS) on Roosevelt Island as well.  A RIVAA Gallery exhibition has just […]

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MOOTAS Officers, Advisory Board & Visibility

Friends of the Roosevelt Island Steam Plant (FRISP) is incubating The Museum of Technology, Art & Science (MOTAAS) Both FRISP and MOOTAS are supported by The James Jay Dudley Luce Foundation in partnership with the Roosevelt Island Visual Art Association (RIVAA). The Stewardship Report on Connecting Goodness is Media Sponsor to both. FRISP Officers John […]

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Jim Luce on the Roosevelt Island Visual Art Association (RIVAA)

Museum of Technology, Art & Science on Roosevelt Island? Georgette Sinclair’s Work to be Featured at NYC’s Salmagundi Club Roosevelt Island Art Bridges Two NYC Boroughs Tadeusz Sudol: An Eye for the Roosevelt Island Tram Photography: “On the Way to Faraba” Architect Tadeusz Sudol of the Roosevelt Island Visual Art Association (RIVAA) believes that there […]

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