Gail Ingis, ASID

Artist | Educator | Writer | Designer | Author

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IS IT DRAPES OR DRAPERIES?

WRITE DESIGN by Gail Ingis, ASID* Writing takes more than putting words on paper. Like broadly-scoped art, there are applicable concepts. Writing is creative, right? Creativity and art are parallel, and in all art, there are similarities. Which tools do you use, blank...

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23SKIDOO: FLAT IRON BUILDING

Twenty-three skidoo was a happening at a triangular site where Broadway and Fifth Avenue meet. The juxtaposition of the streets and a nearby park caused a wind-tunnel effect.  In the early twentieth century, men would hang out on the corner of Twenty-third Street and...

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GILDED AGE

The Gilded Age, circa 1870-1900, was a period of rapid economic and social growth characterized by the emergence of a wealthy middle class, excess and embellishment in architecture, art and fashion, fueled by mechanization, transportation, major inventions and the...

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