131 Chrystie Street

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The Artist’s Palette as ‘Point of Origin’ at the Lodge Gallery

Posted November 9, 2016 at 5:18 am

Can a painter’s palette – the starting point for every work – be a glimpse into an artist’s mind? The Lodge Gallery’s latest show, “Point of Origin,” hopes to explore some of that question. Featuring work by over fifty artists from around the world, the exhibit focuses on the artist’s palette itself as the blank […]

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Linda Hesh. Photo: Lori Greenberg.

Art in Odd Places ‘RECALLed’ at The Lodge Gallery [RECAP]

Posted October 23, 2015 at 10:22 am

Many New Yorkers have stumbled upon Art in Odd Places (AiOP), the visual and performance art festival that takes place in, you guessed it, odd places. The annual event happens along 14th Street from Avenue C to the Hudson River every October. This year, in celebration of their 11th anniversary (an odd number, of course), The Lodge […]

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Kymia Nawabi. Photo: Lori Greenberg.

Explore the Artistic Side of ‘Madness’ at The Lodge Gallery Tomorrow

Posted October 28, 2014 at 9:30 am

How does one define madness? Is it chemical or environmental (or a bit of both)? Is a little madness necessarily a bad thing? And, as an artist, how does one interpret the theme of madness and its place in contemporary culture? The Lodge Gallery currently investigates some of these questions in its soon-to-end “Madness” exhibit. […]

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Photo: Lori Greenberg

Recap: ‘For Which It Stands’ at The Lodge Gallery

Posted July 18, 2013 at 10:39 am

What do the current generation of artist immigrants in America have to say about their experiences and their impressions?

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Anne Hathaway’s ‘Song One’ Filming on the Bowery Today

Last modified June 24, 2013 at 10:56 am

Everyone’s favorite actress to hate – Anne Hathaway – is working on a new movie for which she also serves as producer.

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Photo: The Corpse Corps

In Which Julian Casablancas DJs at Home Sweet Home on Chrystie

Last modified January 17, 2013 at 10:18 am

Remember when The Strokes were kings of the Lower East Side?

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Envoy Enterprises Expanding with 87 Rivington Gallery

Posted September 4, 2012 at 10:22 am

Lower East Side gallery stalwart Envoy Enterprises, which maintains residence at 131 Chrystie Street, is doubling its neighborhood reach by opening another location here.

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Home Sweet Home Principal Eyes 173 Bowery for Seafood Restaurant

Posted August 7, 2012 at 6:09 am

Three months on, it appears the Lighting Craftsmen will soon be alight with a replacement occupant. One not of the same light brigade ilk, however.

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Micki Pellerano’s “REVELATION” Premieres Tonight at Envoy Enterprises

Last modified January 31, 2012 at 1:04 pm

A new gallery show at Envoy Enterprises takes a page directly from the occult. Boogie correspondent Marisa S. filed the following.

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Aronson Printing Machinery

Posted March 17, 2010 at 6:12 am

Up above the corner of Broome and Chrystie Streets is an aging, yet surprisingly well preserved billboard from a bygone era. The dual signs advertise a machinery supply company called Aronson Printing Machinery Co., once headquartered at 131 Chrystie.