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 […]
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!
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 […]