Articles of Interest: What I’m reading this week…

January 29, 2012

1.  Article comparing expensive neighborhoods in Manhattan to other lower priced areas with similar qualities:

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/29/realestate/so-youre-priced-out-now-what.html

2.  Anne M. Finucane is in charge of cleaning up Bank of America’s image.  Although her official title is Global Strategy and Marketing Officer, she’s essentially the Chief Image Officer:

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/15/business/at-bank-of-america-the-image-officer-has-a-lot-to-fix.html?hp

3.  An artist of light, Doug Wheeler’s installation art gallery opening soon in Chelsea:

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/15/arts/design/doug-wheeler-builds-infinity-environment-at-david-zwirner.html

4.  National Geographic’s Top 10 Secrets about Machu Picchu:

http://travel.nationalgeographic.com/travel/top-10/peru/machu-picchu/secrets/

5.  Graffiti artists in Brazil using black paint and rollers instead of the traditional colorful spray cans:

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/29/world/americas/at-war-with-sao-paulos-establishment-black-paint-in-hand.html?hp#

New York City, art, Chelsea, Bank of America, Peru, Brazil, graffiti