Gerard McLean Book Cover

Gerard McLean: A Walk in the Park

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Today on the adroyt blog, we interview Gerard McLean, whose book Monkey with a loaded typewriter: Mostly true essays was recently released. These essays were culled from a blog he kept for nearly a decade, DogWalkBlog, for which he drew a strong following thanks to his offbeat point of view. When it came time to […]

John Lennon and Yoko Ono for peace

Give Peace a Chance (Reverb)

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Forty-three years ago from May 26th to June 2nd, John Lennon and Yoko Ono staged one of their infamous bed-ins at The Fairmont Queen Elizabeth in Montreal. The peaceful protest instantly grabbed worldwide media interest, not surprising since John and Yoko spoke to over 150 journalists every day during the weeklong bed-in. In the US, […]

Home Front opens at MAD

All is Well on MAD’s Home Front

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We at adroyt have long admired Dan Rubinstein, Editor-in-Chief of Surface magazine and a design curator who brings intriguing programming to New York City and beyond. Next Thursday, the last in the latest series of events under the Home Front: American Design Now umbrella, held at the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD), will take […]