Blog Archive

  • packleader   •   1/12/17

    Artist Q&A with Susan Hamburger

    Susan Hamburger is a visual artist living and working in Brooklyn, New York.  The Roger Smith has the pleasure of exhibiting her recent show at the hotel, Protected//Rejected//Unexpected, on...

  • packleader   •   12/5/16

    Roger Smith Recommends: Great Northern Food Hall

    Nordic inspired cuisine in the heart of Manhattan seems somewhat juxtaposed, but that’s before you see the Great Northern Food Hall. Located in Grand Central Terminal, a national historic...

  • packleader   •   11/11/16

    Q&A with Patrick Terry, Acclaimed Magician

    On Saturday December 3rd, you’re invited to the Roger Smith Hotel for an experience of sophisticated sleight of hand and mind blowing mentalism from acclaimed magician, Patrick Terry.  ...

  • packleader   •   10/17/16

    Q&A with Walter Robinson, Neo-Pop Painter

    Before Richard Prince copied pulpy images and before Damien Hirst made spin paintings, Walter Robinson’s similar body of work nearly brought him to the brink of superstardom on the 1980s...

  • packleader   •   10/3/16

    7 NYC Landmarks to See During Archtober

    Architecture and Design Month: 31 days and 100 ways to celebrate design in NYC. As Archtober (October 1-31) unfolds, Roger Smith hits the ground running to bring you the...

  • packleader   •   9/26/16

    Art Lover’s Guide to NYC: Fall 2016 Edition

    Downtown or uptown and from Manhattan to Queens, Roger Smith recommends seeing the following galleries, street art and world-famous museum exhibitions this fall. Story of My Life Houston Bowery...

  • packleader   •   9/19/16

    Roger Smith Recommends: Café Grumpy

    While not the latest to join the list of New York’s small, interesting cafés, we have it on good authority that gourmet coffee roaster Café Grumpy is one of...

  • packleader   •   9/12/16

    Q&A with Logan Hicks, Artist Behind the Latest Bowery Mural

    The regeneration of the Bowery dwarfs even the ambition of the Commissioners’ Plan of 1811. Once home to fashionable, well-heeled New Yorkers, the Bowery became New York’s skid row,...

  • packleader   •   9/6/16

    Roger Smith Recommends: NY Art Book Fair

    Contemporary NYC art is among the most innovative in America, but New York will always have a split personality, its monumental museums contrasting with nonconformist modern galleries. Exciting new...

  • packleader   •   8/29/16

    Things to Do in NYC This September

    Labor Day marks the unofficial end of summer, but we’re not saying goodbye to the warm weather just yet. Here’s what we’re most excited about this September in New...

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