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‘Adam Lucas x Nom Wah Tea Parlor’ on the Bowery [PHOTOS]

Posted May 23, 2018 at 5:10 am

Local artist Adam Lucas (formerly known as Hanksy) yesterday joined forces with Nom Wah Tea Parlor for a collaboration of art and apparel. The two-night gallery stint, dubbed “Neighbors,” kicked off last night at 168 Bowery with plenty of fanfare. Inside the four walls of the Old Bowery Station space (at Kenmare), Lucas’ new creative […]

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Adam Lucas Collaborates with Nom Wah for ‘Neighborhood’ Gallery Show

Posted May 17, 2018 at 5:05 am

Nom Wah Tea Parlor has just teamed up with another downtown fixture, proflific artist Adam Lucas (nee Hanksy). Dubbed “Neighborhood,” the new collaboration will set up shop next week at the Old Bowery Station, the events space adjacent to Nom Wah Nolita. The two-day show explores the motifs and imagery of the Lower East Side, […]

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‘Nom Wah Nolita’ Lunch Counter Soft Opens at 10 Kenmare Street

Posted September 26, 2016 at 5:08 am

While the eye of consumerism was trained on a three-block stretch of Orchard Street (i.e. Pickle Day), the iconic Nom Wah Tea Parlor quietly opened its new satellite store on Kenmare. For Nom Wah Nolita, the interval from announcement to commencement was barely a week. The new lunch counter is currently in soft launch mode […]

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Google Translate Enlists Big-Wig Chefs for ‘Small World’ Pop-Up Restaurant on the Bowery

Posted April 12, 2016 at 5:10 am

Google Translate is celebrating its tenth birthday with a Lower East Side pop-up. The company nabbed the Old Bowery Station space at 168 Bowery for a four-day stint this weekend, celebrating with dinners cooked by local restaurateurs. Each night, a different chef “headliner” will cook a three-course menu. Service is further supported by other “friends” […]

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Marvel Comics and Five Four Collaboration Launching Bowery Pop-Up This Weekend

Last modified March 26, 2015 at 8:42 am

Comic book-inspired fashion is headed to the Bowery this weekend. In a rather strange pairing, Marvel Comics recently jumped in bed with the monthly shopping club Five Four to create a limited-edition collection. The new collaboration is described in media materials as the “conclusion of two brands coming together around their desire to constantly interpret and […]

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Cold War Kids Filmed a Stella Artois Commercial on the Bowery Last Night

Posted February 14, 2014 at 12:00 pm

The Cold War Kids were on the Lower East Side last night, but it’s not what you think. Apparently the Long Beach four-piece was inside the Old Bowery Station filming a commercial of some sort for Belgian beer Stella Artois. This despite the Nor’easter last night. Boogie reader Ben Newman happened upon the scene and […]

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‘Urban Dreams’ Projected on the Old Bowery Station

Posted May 10, 2013 at 10:33 am

Another screen just popped up on the Bowery. Since Tuesday evening, the Old Bowery Station at the corner of Delancey has been projecting artwork onto the windows of its nascent event space. Openhouse, which runs the Station, joined forces with Project/ion to feature “Urban Dreams,” a series of videos by four artists. Tonight is the […]

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Openhouse Bowery and the Former Subway Entrance at 168 Bowery

Last modified April 10, 2013 at 10:38 pm

168 Bowery is the forthcoming home of Openhouse Bowery, and is actually a joint-venture with Wilson Tang of Nom Wah Tea Parlor.

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Bob Dylan’s “Tempest” Arrives on Kenmare Street

Posted September 11, 2012 at 10:36 am

For Bob Dylan’s latest ad mural, it’s positively Kenmare Street.

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Little Peep Prep School (and Gallery) Opening at 168 Bowery

Posted September 10, 2012 at 6:48 am

The Swedish Fish couldn’t survive polluted conditions at the confluence of Bowery and Kenmare, and are now swimming upstream to a different feeding ground in midtown.

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