Posted June 16, 2016 at 9:32 am
Recent HBO programming has a hard-on for the Lower East Side. It’s not just the seventies period piece Vinyl which recently scouted the neighborhood, but also porn drama The Deuce. Correct. The new show – centered on the porn industry that encapsulated Times Square in the 1970s – will film scenes on Rivington Street today. Standard “no […]
Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:35 am
CBS currently boasts three newish programs that will likely have an open relationship with the Lower East Side.
Last modified June 27, 2012 at 2:18 am
As previously reported, a smattering of local art houses across the Lower East Side are reinterpreting the neighborhood-specific Lush Life chapter by chapter. The gallery exhibitions pretty much run through mid to late August. And author Richard Price is capitalizing on all the recent press.
Last modified June 27, 2012 at 2:19 am
Richard Price’s LES-centric bestseller, Lush Life, is jumping from page to canvas. Throughout the summer, a collection of sixty artists in nine (of the gazillion) neighborhood galleries will attempt to interpret the storyline. Each venue corresponds to one of the chapters in the book.