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Autumn in New York’s art world: Must-see shows across the city

Yayoi Kusama is returning to David Zwirner Gallery this fall for a highly anticipated show of new immersive art. Pictured is an image from a past installation. “Kusama with Pumpkin,” 1998, Courtesy Ota Fine Arts, David Zwirner, and Victoria Miro © YAYOI KUSAMA Whether you’re more interested in fine art, immersive installations or fashion, there is an exhibit (or three) for you this fall in New York. The weather is finally turning cooler and there’s no better way to spend a beautiful autumn day than strolling museum halls or gallery browsing. The MoMA is reopening after months of being closed, the grande dame of immersive art is returning for a sure-to-be-packed show, and there&#…

Brooklyn Decker Age, Height, Net Worth

Brooklyn Decker – Model & Actress Bio – Age, Height, Net Worth & Husband Brooklyn Decker or Brooklyn Danielle Decker Roddick happens to be an American actress and model. She was born on the 12th of April, 1987 (Brooklyn Decker Age) and gained popularity for her appearances in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue that also included the cover of the 2010 issue. Apart from working for Victoria’s Secret for the 2010 “Swim” collection, Decker also got a chance to work on various television shows and sitcoms. She made several guest appearances on numerous shows such as The League, Ugly Betty, Royal Pains, and Chuck. Early Part of Brooklyn’s Life Brooklyn Decker…

Sing with a live band at The Gutter

The Gutter, the beloved, no-frills Williamsburg bowling joint, is bringing Live Band Karaoke with Lanier back after a year-long hiatus on Friday night, and if you’re looking to take your casual K-town karaoke habit to the next level, I can tell you first-hand that fronting real life musicians is a special kind of adrenaline high. If it’s been a while since you had a big night out in North Brooklyn consider grabbing dinner somewhere along Bedford or and heading over at 9pm—there’s a $10 cover and still some slots available if you’re feeling bold.  More ideas for Your Ideal Week here ⇨

Brooklyn Heights Neighborhood

Brooklyn Heights Neighborhood in New York History Most of you must have been to Brooklyn Heights or some of you may even have some relatives or friends staying there. But, how many of you know about the neighborhood properly? The answer to this question is probably very few of you. Well, Brooklyn Heights happens to be quite a wealthy residential neighborhood located within the New York City borough of Brooklyn. The boundaries of the Brooklyn Heights neighborhood is marked off by Atlantic Avenue on the south, Old Fulton Street near Brooklyn Bridge on the north, Brooklyn-Queens Expressway on the west, and Cadman Plaza West on the east. During the good old days, Brooklyn Heights was named as Brooklyn Village. Ever since 1834, it had …

What to order at Haenyeo (after the K Beauty booze)

Don’t overlook the drink menu at Haenyeo. Photo: Kara Zuaro From the moment Haenyeo opened in late 2018, visitors have been raving about chef Jenny Kwak’s ridiculously delicious Korean spins on international comfort foods, like bubbling rice cake fundido and gochuchang-infused bouillabaisse. We’ll happily join in that chorus, but first, can we talk about the drinks? Makkoli, a kind of Korean moonshine, is thought to have medicinal properties. Photo: Kara Zuaro In the front room of this sun-drenched corner spot on Park Slope’s 5th Avenue, the bar is decked out with ripe berries, citrus, and mint, ready to dress a …

Sunset Park Brooklyn

Sunset Park, Brooklyn NY – Neighborhood in New York Sunset Park in Brooklyn is a very nice neighborhood that is southwest in New York City in Brooklyn.  It is bounded by Green Wood Cemetery and Park Slope to the northern part, to the east is Borough Park, Upper New York Bay towards the west, and Bay Ridge to the south.  Originally named after park of the same name that was 24.5 acres and located between 44th and 41st Streets, as well as 7th and…

‘Waterboy and the Mighty World’ at Bushwick Starr

When it comes to high-quality theatrical performances at a reasonable price point, it’s tough to beat The Bushwick Starr, which kicks off its 2019-20 season this week with Waterboy and the Mighty World, a musical work by Justin Hicks, Kenita Miller-Hicks, and Jade Hicks, a husband/wife/sister trio better known as The HawtPlates. The show, which is part live concert and part concept album, explores the tenuous relationship between law enforcement and people of color in America through music inspired by civil rights hero Odetta Holmes, as well as Korean pansori, mantra, dirge, gospel music, and experimental R&B. There are still tickets available for Friday night’s show (only $20 each!), which …

Costco Brooklyn

Costco Wholesale in Brooklyn, NY – Locations, Hours & More If you have ever gone shopping at the grocery store, there is a good chance that you have wondered why some items were so expensive and if there was a way that you would be able to get them for a better price.  If this is something that you have thought about and are in the Brooklyn area, there is also a very good chance that you have heard of Costco …

Restaurant Week gets the Brooklyn treatment with Dine in Park Slope

Photo: Blue Ribbon Though only nine Brooklyn restaurants made it into this summer’s NYC Restaurant Week, a group of local organizations have joined forces to defend our borough’s reputation as a foodie destination. Treat yourself to a top-notch meal sans the schlep into the city during the second-annual Dine in Park Slope. The fun starts this Monday, Aug. 19, and runs through Aug. 30, with more than 50 Park Slope eateries and bars offering prix-fixe menus, discounts and other specials. From a $29.99 three-course dinner at Blue Ribbon Brasserie Brooklyn to a free bottle of wine at Wild with the purchase of two appetizers and entrees, your options runneth …

Celebrate women in beer across Brooklyn this Thursday

Thursday, August 8 is a great night to be a beer lover in Brooklyn. Hop Culture Magazine is hosting two events at a pair of borough favorites as part of Beers With(out) Beards, a five-day celebration of women in craft beer.  In Boerum Hill, the excellent St. Gambrinus Beer Shoppe is hosting a lesson that will make beer and cheese pairing brie-zy. A $30 ticket scores you five Tröegs brews and their perfect cheesy counterpart at one of two sessions: 5pm or 7pm. Greenpoint is also getting in on the action with a women’s networking event at Threes Franklin + Kent from 8 to 10pm. Come armed with a favorite bottle or two…