243 Bowery

Salon 94 Brings Michael Jordan to the Bowery

Posted September 30, 2013 at 10:10 am

Salon 94 at 243 Bowery is running faster, jumping higher, and dunking harder with its latest multimedia show. The one-story projector wall that inhabits the gallery facade currently displays a three-minute compilation clip featuring Michael Jordan, and has been for the last couple weeks. It’s a video that causes pedestrians from all walks of life […]

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Special Graffiti Unit Magazine Box at Bowery and Stanton

Posted June 3, 2011 at 10:03 am

Its placement at the corner of Bowery and Stanton Street is subtle yet suspicious. A black magazine box with white lettering that is at once out of place.

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Early Edition: May 18

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:01 am

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Lionel Richie Missing Person Flyer on 243 Bowery Plywood

Posted May 17, 2011 at 6:18 am

Today in Bowery randomness, Lionel Richie makes a plywood cameo near the boarded entrance of 243 Bowery.

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Salon 94 Bowery Rebuilds its Sidewalk Shed

Posted March 30, 2011 at 6:09 am

The notorious Bowery video wall is back under wraps.

Salon 94 Unveils its Video Wall on the Bowery

Posted February 16, 2011 at 6:09 am

Behold the new jumbotron of sorts at 243 Bowery.

Salon 94 Bowery to Boast Outdoor Video Wall

Posted February 3, 2011 at 6:28 am

New details have emerged regarding the third Salon 94 outpost.

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Love Me Tag Removed from 243 Bowery Facade

Posted October 21, 2010 at 6:22 am

There was no love for the epic “Love Me” tag recently painted on the facade of 243 Bowery.  Yesterday morning, a day after our report, out came the whitewashers to eliminate all evidence of the red block lettering.

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Love Me Tagged on 243 Bowery

Posted October 19, 2010 at 6:19 am

Sometime over the weekend, the south-facing facade of 243 Bowery was bombed with an epic “Love Me” tag. It sits alongside another illegible marking.  The block lettering of both are highly visible from street level, but even more so from the New Museum right next door.

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245 Bowery Renovations at Full Steam

Last modified September 25, 2012 at 11:29 pm

On recent days, the double-doors of 245 Bowery have been open, exposing the current state of progress on the forthcoming tapas-style restaurant there.  And renovations are now at full steam.  Yesterday morning, the interior was in shambles.  A demolition team on scaffolding was busy tearing down the old-school metal ceiling, while plenty of detritus rained […]