Posted October 11, 2017 at 8:47 am
On the occasion of its fortieth anniversary, the New Museum is pulling out the stops. Phase one being underway already – the expansion of two new gallery spaces next door at 231 Bowery – the institution just announced the next phase. A new building on the same site, designed by architecture firm OMA, Rem Koolhaas, […]
Posted September 25, 2017 at 9:26 am
The forty-year-old New Museum, on the Bowery for eleven years already, is on course to renovate the adjacent property and increase its overall footprint. Starting this week – more than a year after first announcing the expansion – the ground level will be ready for a slate of art programming. “The expansion effort will ultimately enable the […]
Posted August 17, 2017 at 5:00 am
The New Museum is in expansion mode. In due course, the forty-year-old institution will expand its capabilities and facilities next door to 233 Bowery. Okay, fine. But what of the appendage protruding from its boxy facade? The life-sized nautical ornament was pried from its four-story perch at the end of July. It was four years […]
Posted May 12, 2016 at 5:18 am
As part of its 40th anniversary celebrations, the New Museum announced this week that it’s launched an $80 million capital campaign to help expand programming. On the ground, this means that the art institution, on the Bowery for ten years already, will renovate the adjacent property and nearly double in size. The goal is to […]
Last modified September 24, 2013 at 10:34 am
It appears the New Museum wishes to part with its ground level gallery annex next door at 231 Bowery (aka “Studio 231”). Five years after the big-box institution purchased the building for $16 million, a real estate listing has surfaced to help lease the 11,469 square-foot space (ground plus basement). No price is given, but it […]
Posted September 12, 2011 at 6:28 am
The New Museum here on the Lower East Side has already spread its virile gallery seed to the adjacent 231 Bowery, a century-old tenement purchased by the museum monolith in 2008 for $16 million.
Posted January 5, 2011 at 6:08 am
180 Bowery is alive yet again. More supply business!