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Five Things To Know About The Armory Show
Community

Five Things To Know About The Armory Show

Early fall in New York marks the return of The Armory Show. One of the city’s biggest international art fairs, over 200 galleries from 30 countries will exhibit contemporary and modern art from the 20th and 21st centuries. The 2022 Armory Show runs from September 9th to 11th at Javits Center, 429 Eleventh Avenue. Below, check out five fascinating facts about this annual artistic tradition.

Neighborhood
Culture

Historic Indulgences

Julian Fellowes’ HBO period drama “The Gilded Age” takes us back to the splendor and struggles of turn-of-the-century New York, but sometimes it’s hard to imagine our beloved city during those times.

Independent Movie Theaters in New York City 1
Community, Culture

Independent Movie Theaters in New York City

A city of creatives, artists, and cultural connoisseurs, it’s no surprise that New York is home to some of the best independent and arthouse movie theaters around. Check out these four local, off-the-beaten path movie houses showing throwbacks, independent films, and festivals.

The Unconventional Way to Celebrate Fall 1
Inspiration

The Unconventional Way to Celebrate Fall

When you think of fall, country landscapes probably come to mind. Pumpkin patches, corn mazes, leaf peeping — such autumnal pleasures are stereotypically rural pursuits. But don’t rule out urban settings for fall fun this season. For those visiting us in New York this season, The James NoMad can guide you to plenty of activities without ever having to leave the city. Here are just a few outside-the-box ideas for enjoying autumn in New York.

The Design-Lover's Guide To Flea Markets in New York
Design, Inspiration

The Design-Lover’s Guide To Flea Markets in New York

Scouring shelves and finding a truly one-of-a-kind hidden treasure is the dream of any vintage-lover. It’s also the key that most design pros suggest to creating an eclectic and layered home. (Bonus points for finding these treasures during your travels!) Staying with us in NoMad? You’re in luck. New York City has a plethora of vintage bazaars where you can spend hours getting lost in the maze of decorative wares and antiques. For flea-goers looking for the best treasure hunting spots, we’re sharing our favorite NYC flea markets to hit up.

A Conversation With: Away x Peace Direct
Wellness

A Conversation With: Away x Peace Direct

Inspired by the belief that every trip has a starting point and that we’re all locals of the world, one of our favorite luggage brands, Away Travel, is partnering with Peace Direct, an organization devoted to building peace in areas of conflict.