1. artsfortransit:

    Exhibition Tuesday!

    Artist Joan Linder created the laminated glass artwork, The Flora of Bensonhurst, at the 71st Street station on the D line in Brooklyn. Opening Sunday, October 12th, Linder’s work will be featured at the Charles Berenson Visitor Center and Gallery at the OMI International Arts Center in Ghent, NY. Entitled Joan Linder: Drawn Home, this solo exhibition will include 10 years of her drawings.

  2. Entertainment at the Tribeca Greenmarket #NYC

  3. laughingsquid:

    ‘Will It Blend?’ Puts the iPhone 6 Plus and Galaxy Note 3 in Blenders to See How They Hold Up

    This is for every idiot on the Internet fighting about IPhone vs Android.

  4. This edition of our online radio magazine features selections from our ongoing coverage of Performance Art and its evolution over the past decades. With William Pope L, Francis Alys, RoseLee Goldberg, Kazue Kobata, and more.

  5. I <3 NY

  6. First Love and 27 Other Firsts by Whitney Jones

    Every Tuesday, I share something cool in the areas of storytelling, audio, or radio. This micro-story by Whitney Jones, told with audio and images, is poignant and simple. It’s a great example of the kinds of stories you can find on Cowbird, a website dedicated to compelling personal storytelling, with a variety of creative mediums represented. 

    If you click on the link above, you’ll be taken to the full multimedia piece, which is just a minute and a half long.

    I enjoy subscribing to the Cowbird Daily Story, an email list you can sign up for to receive a new story every day, but you can also browse their site by a variety of categories broken down by theme, medium, popularity, and other factors, like location and time. You can also sign up to contribute.

    From their website:

    Cowbird is a public library of human experience. Our mission is to gather and preserve exceptional stories of human life, so the insight and wisdom we accumulate as individuals can live on in the commons, as a resource for others to look to for guidance. We offer a simple set of storytelling tools, designed to encourage contemplation and depth — for free, and without ads. Currently, 35,877 authorsfrom 182 countries have told 71,101 stories on 26,683 topics. We invite you to contribute your stories.

  7. awesomepeoplehangingouttogether:

    Joan Baez and Jimi Hendix

  8. I almost forgot to share today’s Friday Five. You can use this to jump start your Friday night. This one is all about making some noise!

  9. http://nprfreshair.tumblr.com/post/94551065678/terry-gross-can-i-make-a-confession-robin

    nprfreshair:

    Terry Gross: Can I make a confession?

    Robin Williams: Yes. You’re not wearing anything, but that’s OK. You’re in the radio studio, and if you’re wearing—if you’re in a thong, that’s wonderful. A thong in your heart, that’s OK. No, no, please, confess.

    Gross: Well, before we did the…

    Truth.