Articles by: Amanda Mactas

by / on May 13, 2013 at 3:45 pm / in Get Cultured

Immortalizing Infamous Entertainers: Time Signature

Last Friday, Reign Entertainment Co. held the launch of 3D Art by S. Whittaker and her exhibit, Time Signature. The launch party, which was held at The Top of the Garden, allowed attendees to view amazing works of art by Whittaker, which were oil and acrylic based portraits set on wooden canvas. Her portraits represented infamous entertainers from the past […]

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by / on May 13, 2013 at 1:35 pm / in Til the Sun Comes Up

The Pink Elephant Throws Down for Wendy Williams

Last week, TV host Wendy Williams threw down big at The Pink Elephant, in celebration of her book Ask Wendy ($16.89) and her Broadway debut as Matron Mama Morton in Chicago. DJ Kiss spun great dances beats all night long, which allowed party-goers to burn off all the calories they consumed at the spectacular candy bar and hot sauce bar. […]

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by / on May 13, 2013 at 10:00 am / in Get Cultured

Dinner and a Movie at Nitehawk Cinema

Nitehawk Cinema is a great place to go and do something a little bit different with your evenings. On May 15th, at 7:15pm, Nitehawk will be hosting May Beer, Dinner and a Movie. The chefs at Nitehawk Cinema have created a menu where each course is inspired by the film being shown and will be served during specific scenes. Army […]

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by / on May 10, 2013 at 4:10 pm / in Get Cultured

Bentley Meeker Lights Up NYC

Last night marked the opening of lighting extraordinaire, Bentley Meeker’s, solo exhibition titled 186,281. The exhibit, which presides at Gallery 151, presents light art installations that confront the powerful, yet underestimated effect that light has on its viewers. Meeker’s collection features poured resin shapes and contours that reflect a combination of LED and incandescent light sources, both above and below […]

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by / on May 10, 2013 at 4:10 pm / in Get Cultured

Bentley Meeker Lights Up NYC

Last night marked the opening of lighting extraordinaire, Bentley Meeker’s, solo exhibition titled 186,281. The exhibit, which presides at Gallery 151, presents light art installations that confront the powerful, yet underestimated effect that light has on its viewers. Meeker’s collection features poured resin shapes and contours that reflect a combination of LED and incandescent light sources, both above and below […]

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by / on May 10, 2013 at 2:05 pm / in Til the Sun Comes Up

Miss Universe Turns 21

Earlier this week, Miss Universe, Olivia Culpo, celebrated her 21st birthday aboard World Yacht. Finally able to drink, Olivia toasted the evening with Russian Standard Vodka Moscow Mules and a special Oliviatini. The evening kicked off with a celebration on the yacht’s top deck, where Miss USA, Nana Meriwether, toasted the birthday girl and presented her with a cake from […]

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by / on May 10, 2013 at 1:00 pm / in Food For Thought

Get Out the Sunscreen: 5 Outdoor Dining Options

It might be rainy this week,  but we know Spring has sprung and Summer is right around the corner. Where can a person go to enjoy both delicious eats and those UV rays we are all deprived of? Check out five of our favorites below! For those on the UWS, head to Sugar and Plumm, which just added 50 additional […]

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by / on May 10, 2013 at 10:00 am / in Bottoms Up

For the Love of Wine: Tasting Room by Lot18

Today marks a momentous occasion. Lot18, a site that brings consumers limited-time access to high-quality, hard-to-find wines at good prices, is launching an amazing wine club called Tasting Room by Lot18. We’ve got Netflix for movies and TV shows, Pandora for music, Kindle for books and now…Tasting Room for wine. Start off by tasting a range of wine in mini-bottles and […]

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by / on May 9, 2013 at 4:04 pm / in Food For Thought

Shh…Turn Down the Volume Night

Next Wednesday, May 15th, top New York City restaurants will be joining together in support of Hearing Health Foundation. They will be turning down the volume for the evening in their venues, including having their music played at a lower volume and limit noise in the restaurant. Participating restaurants include Pera Soho, Pera Midtown, Delmonico’s Kitchen, Amali, Bistro Citron, Pomodoro […]

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by / on May 9, 2013 at 3:14 pm / in Til the Sun Comes Up

Tuesday Night in the City

This past Tuesday, Relapse Magazine celebrated the release of the Virgin Issue at the Jazz Room. The magazine is an all-encompassing New York City fashion and culture mag reaching young, affluent trendsetters with eyes for fashion, culture, music and art. The jam-packed party had music by DJ Vikas, drinks provided by Double Cross Vodka, and overall support by Mc2 Modeling […]

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