Chapter 2 – New York Modern

A crowded, annoying, amazing and “unspeakable show and lesson”

To me, New York seems only fittingly documented by a hodgepodge of blog posts constantly updating and offering varied perspectives. This city is all about the teeming, diverse, and at times conflicting crowd that rushes down its bustling streets.&nbs…


Starving Artists and Rotten Apples

Apparently it was New York’s complexity that made it impossible for any artistic institution to establish a dominant aesthetic style in the age of the New York Modern. The complex mix of cultures, class and training backgrounds of the innumerable a…


Between first and second class

BY AYAZ KAMALOV
First class in New York… ever! If you want to know what is the class name, it is “New York And Modernity”. Well from the name you can see that we will be studying modernity related to NYC. It is something that blows m…


new york city: couture or off-the-rack?

was NYC made in the america? [the U.S of A kind]no, don’t look at me like that, i can feel your ‘errrrr-what’s-wrong-with-you’ eyeballing over the internet:  “It is puzzling but true that the outlook associated with New York’…


Exposure through Dance

When the American renaissance began, the description of an ideal woman has changed, they had acquired more respect from the people and weren’t afraid of judgments when they would wander in the streets after hours.  In the book New York Modern, the…