Posted December 19, 2013 at 6:05 am
The nine-year-old L’asso pizzeria on Kenmare Street (and Mott) is a gallery exhibit in itself. Since opening in 2004, its facade has become a revovling canvas for street artists. One of the newer murals onsite – painted by Bradley Theodore earlier this month – pits two fashion heavyweights head-to-head. With a skeletal twist. Here now. Karl […]
Last modified December 5, 2010 at 1:33 pm
As last winter drew to a close, Karl Lagerfeld and his posse of photographers and eye candy seized a piece of lower Orchard Street for a Chanel shoot. At the time, scantily-clad models were seen perched on the decorative fire escapes above An Choi. Official photos, which will appear in their Fall/Winter 2010-11 catalog, were […]
Last modified May 4, 2010 at 6:51 am
It appears the plywood sidewalk shed will soon be removed from the facade of 86 Orchard Street. According to an article in Sunday’s Post, Casa Mezcal, the forthcoming Mexican cantina-club-gallery is just a few weeks shy of opening.
Last modified December 5, 2010 at 1:39 pm
Many thanks to reader Phoebe Johnson for submitting the following report. Turning the corner on Orchard Street yesterday afternoon, we stumbled upon a giant cherry picker. Looking up, we immediately spotted the unmistakable, bright white mane of Karl Lagerfeld! There he was. In the flesh. Camera in hand (hand complete with signature studded fingerless glove). […]