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‘Option A’ Angers Neighbors with ‘Savage’ Shirt Display on Grand Street

Posted August 6, 2018 at 5:09 am

If Option A on Grand Street was seeking some sort of controversy, it may have one. Neighbors we spoke to are upset about the “inappropriate” display of foul-mouthed merch in its windows. Specifically, the mannequin dressed in profanity-laden gear; “Savage as Fuck” is printed on the one-piece bathing suit. One tipster seemed concerned that the […]

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‘The Storefront Project’ Gallery Takes Over from Sasha Wolf on Orchard Street

Posted September 16, 2016 at 5:08 am

Barely a month after the Sasha Wolf gallery faded from the Orchard Street gallery scene, another has taken up residence. The replacement opened its doors at the end of August, and is called simply, The Storefront Project. The second installation here at 70 Orchard Street is by Lady Millard, whose cursive red tag, an homage […]

‘100 Gates Project’ on the Lower East Side Hosting Gallery Show this Saturday

Posted September 9, 2015 at 5:19 am

The 100 Gates Project officially kicked off last spring with a mural at the Avant Garde Vape Gallery on Grand Street. Since then, the frequency of paint jobs has been ticking ever upward. Mainly below the Delancey divide. They’re more than halfway there. By latest count, there are north of fifty pieces scattered across storefronts on the […]

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New Grand Street Avant Garde Gallery Doubles as ‘Luxury Vape Lounge’

Posted December 19, 2014 at 5:39 am

The Grenco Science pop-up vaporizer joint isn’t the only such retail action happening this weekend. Remember that gallery we told you about last month at 319 Grand Street? Well, Avant Garde by MMC, as it’s now known, itself doubles as a “luxury vape lounge.” In fact, its tagline is “where vape meets art.” The grand […]

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The Pink Building on Orchard Street Adds Two Galleries to its Ranks

Posted November 20, 2014 at 6:08 am

For Waterbridge Capital, which shelled out $27 million for the Orchard Street Pink Building, it’s all going to plan. Boot the commercial tenants in an effort to attract more well-heeled tenants and clientele. Modern Decor and Cellini Uomo were forced from the premises over the summer, and the two spaces sat on the market for months […]

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