231 Bowery

Chris Burden’s ‘Ghost Ship’ Removed from the New Museum After 4 Years

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 […]

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The New Museum Announces Expansion into 231 Bowery

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 […]

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New Museum Looking to Lease 231 Bowery

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 […]

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Studio 231 Pop-Up Gallery Coming to Bowery

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.

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New Museum Adds Awning to Bowery

Posted April 27, 2011 at 6:18 am

The New Museum has officially stamped its identity on the facade of 231 Bowery.

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