Colossal Media

After Hours 2: Gate Murals On The Bowery

Posted April 30, 2013 at 6:20 am

We ambled down the Bowery the other night to check out the new “After Hours 2 – Murals on the Bowery.”

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Streets

“Planet Earth” Banks on Delancey

Posted April 11, 2012 at 10:37 am

In addition to producing the big-budget Five Points era drama Copper, the network is now occupying arguably the largest swath of advertising real estate in the neighborhood.

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Dark Knight Rises on Delancey

Last modified October 6, 2011 at 1:05 pm

Fret not, Delancey dwellers. The signal spotlights are out. Batman is coming to protect the neighborhood from evil-doers.

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Colossal Dos Equis on Delancey

Posted April 22, 2011 at 6:39 am

The colossal Colossal Media billboard space on the west-facing facade of 77 Delancey just birthed a new painted advertisement.

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Harry Potter Now Guarding SoHo

Posted October 27, 2010 at 6:18 am

Worry not, consumers and commuters, a stern-looking Harry Potter is now guarding the high-traffic entrance to SoHo. His eyes are trained due west, just waiting.  Nobody beats the wiz.

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Colossal Turnover

Posted October 30, 2009 at 6:10 am

The Colossal-operated billboard space high above the corner of Allen and Delancey is seeing more turnover these days.  Yes, indeed.  The NBA 2K10 ad mural is now gone just as quickly as it came (three weeks to be exact), and as of yesterday, the veneer was whitewashed to prepare for the next painting – Red […]

NBA 2K10 Ad Mural at 77 Delancey

Posted October 6, 2009 at 6:19 am

NBA 2K10 is really shelling out the big bucks for intrusive ad murals around downtown.  Chico’s longstanding “spay/neuter” artwork on Avenue A was the first victim, recently expunged in favor of promoting the video game.  Now, a similar one is in the works for the Colossal-owned facade of 77 Delancey. No more self-serving political cartoons!

Colossal Comeback

Last modified April 21, 2011 at 9:36 pm

Two days ago, fellow neighborhood blogger EV Grieve noticed the disappearance of many building advertisements in the East Village. But it’s also happening further downtown in the LES. Case in point, the tall facade of 77 Delancey which overshadows Allen. Instead of another video game plug, Colossal Media chose a more comical self-serving approach to […]