New York City Blog Nov. 1 – Nov. 7

IMG_3516In Memorium: John Hoch. A dear, whimsical, talented friend died recently. He made this plaque for me. Get it?? John painted several murals in my apartment. I love this one with the falling book. I think it’s charming and it brings him to life for me.





Founded in 1871, The Salmagundi Club on Lower Fifth is one of the U. S’s oldest art organizations. It’s been in its current location since 1917. I went to the opening of the Audubon Artists Exhibition to see Lynne Miller’s new mixed media construction.

Lynne's Construction
Lynne Miller’s Construction

FIT stands for Fashion Institute of Technology. The acronym is great but the name of the school is confusing, isn’t it? The outside of the Pomeranz building displays students’ murals. Inside, there are two terrific exhibits: Global Fashion Capitals and Fashion Underground.

FIT's Students' Wall Murals
FIT’s Students’ Wall Murals