Posts Tagged ‘church architecture’

Kehila Kedosha Janina

Kehila Kedosha Janina
Just when New York City was beginning to feel a little small, even a bit predictable, a friend invited me to hear a talk at Kehila Kedosha Janina—the only Romaniote synagogue in the entire Western hemisphere. Greek American Dimitra DeFotis gave a riveting account of her travels and research to discover...
March 9th, 2012 | Arts, Church Hopping, Columns, Visual Arts | Read More

Church Hopping LIVE: St. Patrick’s Cathedral

Church Hopping LIVE: St. Patrick’s Cathedral
photo (c) Stephanie Nikolopoulos I imagine that all New Yorkers have at least one story involving St. Patrick’s Cathedral, regardless of whether or not they’re Catholic.  I grew up just over the George Washington Bridge, in New Jersey, and the cathedral looms large in my relationship with, and understanding...
August 3rd, 2011 | Arts, Church Hopping, Columns, Visual Arts | Read More

Church Hopping LIVE: St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church

photo (c) Stephanie Nikolopoulos Have you ever stopped to really look around your own city?  Have you ever considered the history behind the buildings you pass every day?  Has a church’s beauty ever stopped you in your tracks? This past Saturday, with the support of our very own Burnside Writers...
July 28th, 2011 | Arts, Church Hopping, Columns, Visual Arts | Read More

BOXHOCKEY!!!

BOXHOCKEY!!!
Whenever my friend from Tokyo visits New York, she wants me to plan our itinerary.  If I ask her what sort of things she wants to see or do, she’ll inevitably respond that she wants to see art galleries.  She’s awesome.  I eagerly begin combing listings for exhibits and then quickly remember...
July 6th, 2011 | Arts, Visual Arts | Read More