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Woodstock Art Collection Donated to New York State Museum

ALBANY, N.Y. >> The New York State Museum is getting a large collection of early 20th-century artwork from the Woodstock art colony in Ulster County. The museum, in downtown Albany, announced Tuesday that 1,500 paintings, sculptures and archival materials were donated by collector Arthur Anderson, who lives in the Woodstock area. A year-round artists’ colony known as Brydcliffe was established…

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A Million Years from Hermosa Beach: Kim Gordon on Raymond Pettibon

The New Museum is 3,000 miles away from Hermosa Beach, California, and a million years away from a memory of meeting Raymond Pettibon in the backyard at a house party where Henry Rollins and Black Flag were emotionally abusing an audience backed straight up against the walls. The sun was shining. It was a beautiful southern California afternoon.