Conventional Wisdom: 37th Vent Haven Ventriloquist Convention

The third installment of Arthur Drooker's photo series on convention attendees

Photographer Arthur Drooker has already taken us on eccentric adventures within the World Taxidermy & Fish Carving Championships and the annual assembling of the Association of Lincoln Presenters. Drooker’s been swinging by a hand-picked selection of the convention industry’s oddest, while compiling images for his new book-in-progress Conventional Wisdom. The next stop is the Cincinnati Airport Marriott Hotel for the 37th Vent Haven Convention, which …

Little Boo Boo Bakery Marshmallows

Curiously flavored gourmet treats for all-season snacking

Started in a New York kitchen during the fall of 2012, Little Boo Boo Bakery whips up delightful, hand-cut gourmet marshmallows. All six fat-free flavors contain no preservatives, and are made in small batches using high quality corn syrup. All of these attributes are worth mentioning because they contribute to one of Little Boo Boo’s defining goals: The independence of the marshmallow. Cofounder Hannah Scarritt-Selman …

Voice Tunnel, In the Gloaming

Rafael Lozano-Hemmer's interactive art foray in New York City's Park Avenue Tunnel

Sponsored content: For over 80 years, Manhattan’s Park Avenue Tunnel has been shuttered to pedestrian traffic. That is, until the Department of Transportation’s Summer Streets program commissioned artist Rafael Lozano-Hemmer to unveil the space as an interactive light and sound exhibition. Voice Tunnel stretches across the 1,400 foot long Park Avenue Tunnel dotting the stone walls with 300 theatrical spotlights and 150 loudspeakers. The result …