2013 Art Shows – A Year in Review.

1.Vernissage – defined as a great opening party. The Salon Art + Design Show in NYC at the Park Avenue Armory earlier this month was a civilized and elegant affair after …

From the Meat Packing District to Mexico: Investing in a Sustainable Future through Primary Education.

Angelika introduced me to the event’s host Spanish model  Eugenia Silva and then Anne Menke (CVIS co-founded with husband Johann Ackerman). Anne told me about the benefit and how 100% of the funds …

NYC Fall Season: Art Auctions are in Full Swing.

Sales of $ 92.5 million at Christie’s Monday night auction is one indicator of a healthy art market. However the NY Times reported that Christie’s Tuesday night sales produced “lackluster bidding as a result of high …

Seeing Red…Artists in Need…How Can We Help?

A year ago today Hurricane Sandy struck the metro New York City as a Category 2 storm. The largest hurricane on record in terms of width – over 1,100 miles in …