Brooklyn

El Anatsui: All That Glitters Isn’t Gold

El Anatsui: All That Glitters Isn’t Gold

Moved by the captivating, large-scale pieces created from found materials by El Anatsui, a self-proclaimed "ethnocentrista" shares a personal account of her experience viewing works by the Nigeria-based artist exhibited at the Brooklyn Museum.
Inside the Artist’s Studio with Michelle Inciarrano & Katy Maslow

Inside the Artist’s Studio with Michelle Inciarrano & Katy Maslow

It only took a short subway ride to get from UncommonGoods headquarters to the Twig Terrariums studio in Gowanus, Brooklyn but when I got there I was surprised at how far away I felt - I stepped into a tiny forest of laughs, puppies and Lady Gaga songs (OK, there was only one puppy but you get the idea).
UncommonGoods Crew Braves Sandy

UncommonGoods Crew Braves Sandy

This morning the UncommonGoods staff reunited after a long weekend battling Hurricane Sandy in New York City. We shared our stories of terror, adventure and community. Here are some of our stories.