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What played at the Roxy?

The Roxy Theatre opened at 153 W. 50 St., between 6th and 7th Avenues in 1927 with the film The Love of Sunya, produced by and starring Gloria Swanson. The theater seated 5,920 people. An apogee of “movie palace” distinction … Continue reading

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The Woodmans – Francesca Woodman – Robert Stevens

What happens when an artist decides to end her career, suddenly? Can we ever look at her creations again, like we might have if she had grown old with them? Can we forget the ending and just look at the … Continue reading

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“Teeny Academy”

ICP Library launched an experiment on January 15. We invited the small bibliophiles we knew to come in an test drive ICP’s new Elmo overhead projector, and library’s collection of photographically-illustrated children’s books and films. The impetus for this was … Continue reading

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