195 Chrystie Street
Posted July 21, 2020 at 5:14 am
Chris Frantz – drummer of seminal art rock band Talking Heads – is out with a new memoir today called Remain in Love: Talking Heads, Tom Tom Club, Tina. In it, he describes his connection to the Lower East Side, and how it propelled the band to stardom. Aside from the obvious CBGB relationship – […]
Posted May 29, 2015 at 5:10 am
It’s a total cliche at this point. Small Chelsea gallery wooed by the Lower East Side packs up the showroom and moves. This narrative has been repeated time and again the last decade. The latest art house to hop onto this proverbial bandwagon – CRG Gallery. CRG Gallery will soon reopen in 195 Chrystie Street. […]
Posted August 8, 2012 at 6:18 am
Earlier this week, Nick Walker completed his second stencil in as many months here on the Lower East Side.
Posted July 18, 2012 at 10:31 am
Amble past any random Lower East Side corner, and it’s likely been graced at one time or another by the work of Jef Campion.
Last modified July 1, 2012 at 10:17 am
There is a misconception floating around in pop-culture that I wholeheartedly blame on hipsters. The misconception is as follows: all that is popular, critically-acclaimed, or trendy is horrible in quality.
Posted April 18, 2012 at 6:29 am
Five years at 11 Rivington Street and the namesake gallery is now on the precipice of an expansion. Details inside!
Posted May 23, 2011 at 12:20 pm
The Google-Gaga joint venture is an advert for the Chrome web browser, and was timed to coincide with the release of her third, Born this Way.
Posted December 11, 2009 at 6:28 am
195 Chrystie is a large, nine-story building near the corner of Stanton Street. These days, the property houses a mixed bag of artist studios and offices. If you walk by at night, flashbulbs constantly illuminate the upper floors. But back in 1974, the loft was a brief base of operations for the Talking Heads.