more by Nancy J. Parisi
In a gush of largesse, Albright-Knox Art Gallery waived admission for any resident of Erie County during the week of February 10-15, coinciding with the closing days of the poetical color field exhibition by American painter Helen Frankenthaler and an abstract retrospective by painter Paul...
The sendoff and memorial for entertainer extraordinaire Lance Diamond would perhaps have both pleased the man for the outpouring of love in the room, and also made him blush a little at all the attention. He was, offstage, a humble man.
As the air hums with post-holidays and year-opening energies—an intermingling of anticipation and angst—most are getting back into solid work grooves, recovering from travel/visits, and perhaps planning big for the brand new year.
With a possessive yet inclusive slogan–”Our Winter. Our Waterfront.”–downtown Buffalo’s shiniest, newest attraction, The Ice at Canalside, opened with festive pomp on December 18.