Monthly Archives: September 2008

Putting the Art in Arthur and Party: Joseph Arthur’s Gallery Closes

Musician and gallery owner Joseph Arthur By Mary Lyn Maiscott “MOMAR is finite. It is not an ongoing concern. Its building and its organization will disappear.” Along with other tenets (“MOMAR answers the eternal question ‘What Is Art?’ with another … Continue reading

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Dishing on Sex, Blood and Vampires with Alan Ball

Director Alan Ball with Summer Bishil on the set of Towelhead. By Victoria Looseleaf Alan Ball’s plate is full. And so is his glass. Between taking generous sips of Orange Vitamin Water, Ball, the Academy-Award winning screenwriter of American Beauty … Continue reading

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Saks and the City

Beleaguered mega-editor Sylvie Fowler (Annette Bening) takes refuge in Saks Fifth Avenue in The Women. The WomenDirected and Written by Diane EnglishWith Meg Ryan, Annette Bening, Debra Messing, Jada Pinkett Smith, Candice Bergen, Eva Mendes, Cloris Leachman, Bette Midler, and … Continue reading

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