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Queen Andrea Brings Converse Color Burst to Streit’s Matzo Factory

Posted March 3, 2014 at 11:37 am

The Suffolk Street facade of Streit’s Matzo factory is a consistent target for taggers and vandals. It’s an expansive wall-canvas with no windows. But the decades-old stalwart recently decided to pimp a piece of the exterior for some advertising dough (pun intended). Late last week, street artist Queen Andrea painted yet another colorful mural as […]

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Street Artist Queen Andrea Shills for Converse with Mural on 269 East Houston

Posted February 12, 2014 at 10:07 am

While 269 East Houston devolves into decrepitude, its owner is pimping the facade for some extra cash. Yesterday afternoon, street artist Queen Andrea and crew were commissioned to paint a mural advertisement for Converse onto the all-black brickwork. She’s apparently a brand ambassador now. Judging by the stamp and signature, the shill is for the […]

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Sprite at 90 Delancey

Posted December 23, 2009 at 6:15 am

Months of vacancy at the western storefront of 90 Delancey, and still no retail tenants have jumped at the opportunity.  So why not sell advertising in the windows? These sleek new Sprite banners were installed just before the snowstorm.   Perhaps the space will become another corporate-sponsored gallery like the Converse Energy Space at 132 […]

Converse Energy Space at 132 Orchard

Last modified June 28, 2012 at 12:09 am

Converse currently has a pop-up shop of sorts inside 132 Orchard Street.  The storefront has actually been in the works since late September, when it became a rudimentary art space littered with scribble drawings.  At the time, we were told that the new undertaking would become an urban, street-themed launchpad for the sneaker company.  Now, […]

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