A native Californian and adopted New Yorker, Hugo McCloud is a self-taught, multimedia artist inspired by urban landscapes and decay. McCloud, who has been featured in solo exhibitions in New York, Italy, and London, works largely in metals, and applies a “physical and instinctual” approach to his work.
According to The Wing’s in-house historian, the first professional women’s club in America was founded after Fanny Fern, a popular American newspaper columnist, was turned away from a speech Charles Dickens gave at the New York Press Club and told she could, “listen through a crack in the door.” Over 100 years later, The Wing carries on the tradition.
The latest exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum celebrates seminal New York artist Tom Sachs' ongoing fascination with and reinterpretation of the icon of hip-hop and street culture, the boombox.
At Mount Sinai Kravis Children's Hospital, sound's power is harnessed for clinical treatment. To better understand its effects on the brain as well as its use as integrative medical treatment, we visited with Todd O'Connor, a music therapist who works with children at Mount Sinai.
Helen Benarrosh and Arny B. Arnold of TITAN REALITY wanted to develop new tools for musicians to learn, play, and share their musical skills and creativity. Their latest invention, Pulse*, promises to redefine the future of musical instrumentation.
In their two-person exhibition "Away From Keyboard" at Postmasters Gallery, New York-based artists Kristin Lucas and Joe McKay challenge viewers' perceptions through a wide range of engrossing user interfaces and innovative technology.
The 7th Annual Architecture & Design Film Festival in New York City featured "Silo 468," a documentary film that captures the design and construction process of a permanent light installation in Helsinki.
Through cutting-edge music apps Bloom, Scape and the recently redesigned Trope, iconic ambient music composer Brian Eno and musician/software designer Peter Chilvers expand the possibilities of generative music.
Resembling a storm cloud with its winding structure and sudden, spontaneous bursts of light, Cumulus captivatingly converts the surrounding auditory environment into a dynamic light show.