201 Chrystie Street
Posted November 9, 2018 at 5:00 am
Already with two context-killing luxury developments currently rising on Chrystie Street, the block between Rivington and Stanton is heating up. Work is now underway that will eventually yield a 14-story building. Demolition began over the summer at 199 and 201 Chrystie Street. The death shroud cloaked both buildings during their demise. Before long, the adjacent […]
Posted December 13, 2017 at 5:06 am
Once again, art was employed as precursor to demolition. In this case, it was JR and Os Gemeos as it relates to 199 Chrystie Street, an old tenement walk-up that’s been slated for a gold-crusted makeover. Both this building and its immediate neighbor to the north are slated for destruction in the coming months to […]
Last modified June 27, 2012 at 2:19 am
Richard Price’s LES-centric bestseller, Lush Life, is jumping from page to canvas. Throughout the summer, a collection of sixty artists in nine (of the gazillion) neighborhood galleries will attempt to interpret the storyline. Each venue corresponds to one of the chapters in the book.