52 Bowery

Tattoo History: Fineline Tattoo and the Legacy of the Moskowitz Clan

Last modified November 20, 2013 at 11:33 am

Marvin Moskowitz and his family are iconic the world of tattooing. In the 1920s, William Moskowitz, a Russian immigrant, opened a barbershop on the Bowery.  By the late ‘30s, he learned to tattoo, thanks to a little help from his friend Charlie Wagner. In pursuing both trades, he quickly realized that tattooing was way more […]

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Demolition Underway at 50 Bowery for Peter Poon’s 20-Story ‘Hotel Bowery’

Posted August 14, 2013 at 5:22 am

Peter Poon’s skyscraping Hotel Bowery is on the first stage of its developmental cycle. Demolition.

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Peter Poon’s 20-Story ‘Hotel Bowery’ Aims High for 2015 Completion

Posted June 13, 2013 at 6:28 am

It’s the news neighbors didn’t so much wanna hear, but 50-52 Bowery will indeed sprout that towering hotel as feared.

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Demolition for 50-52 Bowery, Luxury Tower Still Feared

Posted January 28, 2013 at 6:09 am

Those four-years-running fears of a Bowery high-rise near the southwest corner of Canal Street are seemingly on the next step toward reality.

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Danny Ng’s on Bowery Shutters, Neighbors Fear Luxury Tower

Last modified October 10, 2012 at 7:55 am

Something big is certainly happening at 50-52 Bowery, as numerous readers have expressed concern over rumors anew.

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