Salon at 10

Salon at 10

As New York Times reporter Judith Miller was released from jail and her account and the newspaper’s account of a White House leak appeared, the blogosphere lit up with allegations and conspiracy theories on both sides of the issue. As the battle raged on, Salon.com...
Vernon Reid of Living Colour Serves Up Artificial Africa

Vernon Reid of Living Colour Serves Up Artificial Africa

Virtuoso guitarist, composer and multimedia artist Vernon Reid explores the vicissitudes of identity and authenticity in “Artificial Afrika – A Tale of Lost Cities,” a new performance piece commissioned and presented by Dixon Place. Vernon Reid of Living Colour...
Dino Eli, Owner-Curator, Provocateur, Settles In

Dino Eli, Owner-Curator, Provocateur, Settles In

One day this fall, I was meandering south down gallery-dotted Orchard Street and bumped into Dino Eli. I found him doing his customary ritual dance—floating between the eponymous Dino Eli Gallery and Orchard Windows Gallery, a tiny space just steps away. Eli is the...
TLD Interview: Gallery Owner Lesley Heller

TLD Interview: Gallery Owner Lesley Heller

For some time we’ve been intrigued by the shows at Lesley Heller Workspace on lower Orchard Street. So I was excited to sit down with owner Lesley Heller recently to learn more about her approach to curating shows and hear about the sorts of work that makes an impact...