Tuesday, August 20, moonrise until August 21, moonset Location: Clock Tower Plaza Buildings East and West Balconies, at the corner of 41st Avenue and Northern Boulevard. As the sun sets and the August full moon rises, Jacobus will accompany it as it traverses the night’s sky. Holding a mirror, the moons light will subtly be reflected out to Long Island City, the streets below and beyond.
Times Teaches, Can’t Do
The New York Times editorial page never shirks the Big Questions, and today it pronounces on a Long Island City reality-art thingamee at the Flux Factory called Novel: A Living Installation. The deal is a trio of aspiring fiction hands get locked into isolated cells for 25 days until they emerge with completed novel manuscripts. And the Times being the Times, no artsy publicity stunt is too trivial to pontificate upon: part of the meaning of making a novel is commanding the time to do so and owning the workings of imagination, however they pace themselves.
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