Posted November 5, 2013 at 6:10 am
On Stellar Rays relocated to 1 Rivington Street at the end of the summer. It didn’t even take a month for 133 Orchard Street to fetch a new gallery tenant, though. The colorful newcomer, much like its predecessor, focuses on contemporary art. Julie Meneret Contemporary Art opens tomorrow with an exhibit by Moroccan artist Zakaria […]
Posted October 28, 2013 at 6:05 am
The sidewalk fixture resembles a dumpster, jet black steel and branded simply as “Barbara.” When we approached yesterday afternoon, outside Pianos, the dangling feet below and conversations within were what most caught our attention. Barbara is a roving gallery on wheels conceived by Guggenheim award winning artist Marvin Gates. This Lower East Side outing is […]
Posted October 7, 2013 at 6:04 am
On its face, a floral shop beside a catering hall seemed a great match. Like peas and carrots, as Forest Gump would say. Nevertheless, Elizabeth Ryan Floral Design vacated 178 Norfolk Street exactly two years ago, and the space remained a rental void. As of yesterday, however, it’s now home to a veteran of the […]
Posted October 4, 2013 at 6:04 am
Katz’s Deli is taking control of the uber-short-lived Tim Horton’s/Cold Stone combo next door at 203 East Houston, owner Jake Dell tells us. Dubbed simply The Space, the recently-renovated retail unit will act as both a pop-up gallery and apparel shop for the 125-year-old eatery. Each month, a new cast of commissioned artists will decorate […]
Posted September 20, 2013 at 6:00 am
The continual Chelsea gallery defection to the Lower East Side shows no tangible signs of slowing. And it’s Orchard Street that seemingly has the target on its proverbial back. Next to ride the gravy train to our neck of the woods is Klemens Gasser & Tanja Grunert, Inc. Talk about tongue twisters… A premature opening […]
Posted September 10, 2013 at 6:09 am
On Stellar Rays is no longer part of the Orchard Street gallery district.
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Orchard Street was bustling yesterday evening thanks to Opening Night: Art + Fashion. Organized by the Lower East Side BID, the second annual event once again coordinated a celebration of neighborhood stores and galleries. The centerpiece was a mid-block “Looks of the LES” fashion show selected by Cosmopolitan.com’s Amy Odell. The event showcased threads from 16 […]
Posted August 30, 2013 at 6:03 am
We’ve said it before – Broome Street between Chrystie and the Bowery is a gallery district unto itself.
Posted June 11, 2013 at 6:24 am
“The Cat Show,” which opens at the White Columns gallery this week, will feature work by over 50 artists accompanying a “Cats In Residence” adoption program.