Author: Aaron Santis

Thursday, December 31, 2015

The Queen of Soul Rocks the Web

Viral this week on YouTube: Aretha! Watch.

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

A Senior Theme Comes to DOC NYC Film Fest

For 24 hours, friends of Senior Planet are eligible for a ticket discount at DOC NYC, a springboard for documentaries that will open nationwide. Check out the best of the senior-themed docs.

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

A Noted Artist Creates an App for the Aging Mind – and Eye

Artist Faith Ringgold wanted to keep her mind active as she aged – but Sudoku wasn’t much to look at, so she created her first app, a beautiful brain teaser.

Monday, August 11, 2014

Older Humans of New York: Our Top 12

Brandon Stanton gets to the heart of the NY attitude on his blog Humans of New York – no more so than in his street portraits of seniors.

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Plan Ahead NYC: Modern History and an Aging Family

Richard Nelson returns to the Public with the final installment in his acclaimed Apple Family Plays – a hot ticket!

Thursday, October 17, 2013

Suzanne Lacy: “Between the Door and the Street”

In the ’80s, she gathered 400 older women in a shopping mall to discuss aging. This week, Lacy creates her first public work in NYC.

Friday, October 4, 2013

Explore NYC: Open House New York Weekend

Reserve spots while you can for next weekend’s annual Open House New York – two days of architectural fetishism.

Monday, September 23, 2013

Have You Seen This Political Ad? They’re Calling It a Masterpiece.

A political ad in Massachusetts that writes a new page in the annals of the generation gap has gone viral, generating hundreds of thousands of views on YouTube.