Curator Melissa Wolfe talks about the inspiration we can all take away from the Columbus Museum of Arts newest exhibition showcasing the work of home town hero George Bellows. George Bellows and the American Experience through January 4, 2014. This exhibition follows on the heels of a major retrospective of the artist organized by the [...]
New York, New York
Yes I know the tragedy killed people in Pennsylvania and Washington D.C.
But then, there’s New York.
It’s the capital of the world, in my opinion. My adopted home town-the city where I made friends I have to this day and where my daughter was born.
So on this solemn weekend, I want to celebrate New York
Okay, Frank was from Hoboken. I wasn’t born in New York, either.
Frank should have been born in the Gotham. He owned the town, as did Jules Munshin and the peerless Gene Kelly:
And then there’s Woody Allen. Lately he’s de- camped away from the angst and chazerei to the beauty-and blah-of Europe. But remember this?
I went to NYU’s business school (don’t ask) three blocks from the Towers. What happened to the deli where we all got lunch, to the five newspaper stands on one corner?
I will always love New York.