Manhattan's New Dreamy Art Exhibit Takes Visitors to the Sky

Central Park in the sky. That is what New Yorkers are calling the city’s newest art installation, Air. But for the artist and creator known as Kenzo Digital, 42, the immersive observatory experience is much more. The dream-like exhibit opened in Manhattan on October 21. It begins underground at One Vanderbilt’s Grand Central Terminal entrance, where an illuminated elevator catapults visitors to the sky. Atop New York’s fourth tallest building at over 1,200 feet, views span from Coney Island all

Travis Scott’s McDonald’s Collaboration Caters to His Fans

For the first time in almost 30 years, a celebrity can say that their name is on the McDonald’s menu. On Sept. 8, 2020, 28-year-old hip-hop artist and music producer Travis Scott began a collaboration with the fast food franchise, launching McDonald’s x Travis employee uniforms, clothing merchandise and a “Travis Scott Meal.” The menu item consists of a quarter pounder with onions, pickles, bacon, lettuce, melted cheese, mustard and ketchup, which will be available until Oct. 4, 2020. This is Sc

The Time To Support Independent Musicians Is Now

COVID-19 and quarantining provided time for many people to pick up new skills like learning to play an instrument or producing music. However, musicians who rely on touring and festivals to make their income are having a hard time making ends meet from streaming services alone. (Staff Photo by Alexandra Chan) When COVID-19 first hit, people found themselves with substantially more time on their hands. As numerous people have turned to music as an escape, the percentage of streaming service subs

About Me

Anastasia D. S. Johnson is a Grammy-shortlisted singer, actress and journalist from Canada. With a B.A.(Hons.) from the University of Toronto, a M.F.A. from New York University Tisch School of the Arts, and a M.S. from the Columbia University Journalism School, Anastasia specializes in print, podcast and broadcast, with a focus on arts and entertainment business reporting.