163 Ludlow Street
Last modified May 9, 2013 at 12:00 pm
We are learning the sad news this morning that Warhol star, writer, and poet Taylor Mead died yesterday at the age of 88. His passing comes just a month after accepting a settlement with notorious landlord Ben Shaoul to vacate 163 Ludlow Street, the Lower East Side tenement building he called home for three decades. […]
Posted April 12, 2013 at 6:10 am
The long battle between 88-year-old Taylor Mead and 163 Ludlow landlord Ben Shaoul is now officially water under the proverbial bridge.
Last modified August 29, 2017 at 11:51 pm
Taylor Mead is battling a neighborhood now run by developers and liquor licenses. After living on the fifth floor of 163 Ludlow Street for some thirty years, the 88-year-old performance artist had decided to take a leave of absence.
Posted March 11, 2013 at 11:15 am
Iconic Lower East Side artist Taylor Mead continues to suffer in his fifth-floor tenement dwelling at 163 Ludlow Street.
Last modified March 7, 2013 at 11:21 pm
At 87, Taylor Mead remains a Lower East Side legend. But the prolific artist resides in an area which is now deemed Hell Square. And for him, the name rings true.