Reigning Miss Subways: 'I get a lot of complaints' from riders | Lisa Levy in the New York Post

Reigning Miss Subways: 'I get a lot of complaints' from riders

If there's one thing Lisa Levy has learned from her year as Miss Subways, it's this: People are seriously pissed off about the trains. "I get a lot of complaints," the 62-year-old tells The Post. "People tag me on Facebook, they tell me in person. They look at me as somebody who can do something."

Charley Friedman’s Humorous Conceptual Art Featured in Two Long Island Shows | Hamptons Art Hub

Charley Friedman's Humorous Conceptual Art Featured in Two Long Island Shows | Hamptons Art Hub

The whimsical art of Charley Friedman is featured in two shows on Long Island. Both open on Jan 20, 2018 with staggered receptions to allow visiting both. Find the art in a solo show at VSOP Projects in Greenport and in a two-person show with his wife, the artist Nancy Friedemann-Sánchez, at Stony Brook University.

Zuccaire Gallery to Present “Double Portrait: Charley Friedman and Nancy Friedemann-Sánchez”

Zuccaire Gallery to Present "Double Portrait: Charley Friedman and Nancy Friedemann-Sánchez" | | SBU News

Double Portrait brings together the work of Charley Friedman and Nancy Friedemann-Sánchez, an artist couple who make work that initially appears quite different, but upon further looking, embodies visual and conceptual overlays that create an intriguing dialog. Charley Friedman, "Garden"; Nancy Friedemann-Sánchez, "Self-Portrait with Papaya" Humorous, self-reflective and performative, Charley Friedman creates figures and environments that engage with their audience.

VSOP Projects's Debut Show Brings Unexpected Aesthetic to Greenport | Hamptons Art Hub

VSOP Projects's Debut Show Brings Unexpected Aesthetic to Greenport | Hamptons Art Hub

The best thing to land in Greenport since bootleggers crossed the rum-line to deliver forbidden spirits at Claudio's dock is VSOP Projects, an audacious new gallery for cutting-edge art and design. Founder and director Jonathan Weiskopf has a stable of 31 emerging talents and, judging from the superb inaugural group show, a prodigious eye.

"Very Special One-time Performance" Inaugurates VSOP Art + Design Projects | Hamptons Art Hub

"Very Special One-time Performance" Inaugurates VSOP Art + Design Projects | Hamptons Art Hub

VSOP Art + Design Projects 311 Front Street, Greenport, New York 11944 On view May 25 - July 15, 2017 Closing Reception: July 14, 2017: 6-10 pm VSOP Art + Design Projects presents " Very Special One-time Performance," the inaugural exhibition in their new Greenport gallery, garden, and project space.

Charley Friedman: Moist Things - Art and Culture Center/Hollywood

Charley Friedman: Moist Things - Art and Culture Center/Hollywood

Based in Lincoln, Nebraska and Brooklyn, NY, Charley Friedman received his MFA from The School of the Museum of Fine Arts/Tufts University, Boston and his BFA from Macalester College, St. Paul. He has won numerous awards including a Pollock-Krasner grant, Smack Mellon Hot Picks award, and has been a two-time Rema Hort Mann Foundation nominee.