Artist a Day Challenge (20): Dr. Lowery Stokes Sims

  1999 was steeped in Y2K mania.  Prince’s 1999 and R.E.M.’s “It’s the End of the World” made notable musical comebacks and served as the soundtrack for our collective psyche dealing with the pending certainty that the world was hurtling toward a computer programmed apocalypse.  The turn of the century came and went without much as much of a blip but that didn’t … Continue reading Artist a Day Challenge (20): Dr. Lowery Stokes Sims

The Ghost in the Machine: Mark Bradford & Robert Glasper Combine Creative Forces

Art and music collide in a beautifully explosive Steinway & Sons collaboration that showcases the Spirio piano in a new light. The Steinway Commission pairs visual artists with Steinway musicians to create unique works of art that reflect their collaborative vision and process.  This three year project makes its debut with a Steinway Spirio piano that … Continue reading The Ghost in the Machine: Mark Bradford & Robert Glasper Combine Creative Forces

Cocktail Party Trivia (or a Useful Jeopardy Question)

File this in: “random knowledge that may impress”: your 1%er friends your boss artsy folk that you would rather talk Pop Culture with but instead pontificate on the latest Christie’s auction… people who read the Wall Street Journal the one person you know that has been on Jeopardy Alternative File:  “random knowledge that will likely render you a … Continue reading Cocktail Party Trivia (or a Useful Jeopardy Question)