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The Fancy Animal Carnival features contemporary animal sculptures by Taiwanese artist Hung Yin in the Garment District.


Lunar New Year starts this Saturday, January 28. There will be plenty of celebrations in Chinatown, but you can also experience the culture at The Fancy Animal Carnival. This outdoor exhibit features 11 insanely colorful animal sculptures by contemporary Taiwanese artist Hung Yin in the Garment District.

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Korean skincare products have finally made it mainstream! I was thrilled to see if finally come into the US market. My daily skincare routine is like a mini vacation. I take it religiously. Some people might find the 10-step process excessive or a hassle, but I see it as mini-spa treatment. So when I travel, I make sure my mini-spa treatments come with me – especially for those long flights that really dry out my skin.

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Mosaic Art In NYC’s New Train Stations

Check out mosaic art installations featured in NYC’s three new train stations along the Q line.



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Tired of traditional art museums? New York City’s MTA recently opened 3 new train stations (and expanded an existing one) with unique mosaic art installations – each by a different artist with a different style.

The new stations along the Q line extends to the Upper East Side. The plan for this new extension apparently goes all the way back to the 1920’s. A century later, we here we are!

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