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Relive the Early 2000s LES Music Scene with ‘Meet Me in the Bathroom’ Exhibit

Posted September 6, 2019 at 5:08 am

Once more into the bathroom, dear friends… An art show commemorating New York’s beloved gritty indie music scene circa 2000s just set up shop, fittingly, on the Lower East Side. That’s right, this particular visual retelling, based on Lizzy Goodman’s 600-page oral history Meet Me in the Bathroom: Rebirth and Rock & Roll in NYC […]

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Artist Files Suit Against the Hole Gallery and Mamacha Cafe for Unpaid Fees and Lost Artwork

Posted June 11, 2019 at 5:02 am

Mamacha (née MoMaCha) is again facing legal action. This time from an exhibiting artist who alleges that the arty cafe – and The Hole gallery in which it resides – failed to pay on art sold, failed to return unsold pieces, and damaged others. According to Artnet News, Dallas-based Dan Lam filed a lawsuit this […]

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New ‘MoMaCha’ Matcha Cafe Debuts on the Bowery

Posted March 29, 2018 at 5:09 am

The Hole just partnered with a new art-focused cafe in its Bowery gallery space. Half the commercial footprint is now dedicated to a matcha cafe called MoMaCha (no relation to the MoMa), which serves up beverages alongside rotating artwork. Each season, MoMaCha will commission a different artist to both redesign the space and create a […]

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Clayton’s Corner: Cro-Mags’ John Joseph Makes a Smoothie & Other Randomness

Last modified February 8, 2013 at 1:04 am

After a brief holiday hiatus, we’re back with another installment of Clayton’s Corner.

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Clayton’s Corner: Kostas Seremetis at Hole Gallery

Posted August 3, 2012 at 10:29 am

Last week, the Hole Gallery on the Bowery hosted a one-night event with pop artist Kostas Seremetis to celebrate his latest prints and magazine.

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Clayton’s Corner: iO Tillett Wright

Posted July 6, 2012 at 11:41 am

Clayton Patterson digs into his recent archive for the one-night-only show that featured the work of photographer iO Tillett Wright at the Hole. On the Bowery, May 2012. –All photos courtesy of Clayton Patterson

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Hole Gallery Assistant Director May Andersen on Cover of Playboy

Posted April 23, 2012 at 6:28 am

Assistant Director May Andersen bares it all – about her transition to the art world, that is – in the current May issue of the spankworthy mag.

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Clayton’s Corner: Love Before Intimacy

Last modified July 3, 2012 at 7:49 am

In this installment of Clayton’s Corner, the neighborhood documentarian covered the opening of the Lola Montes Schnabel exhibit at The Hole gallery on Bowery. According to the art-speak on the website, the installation “Love Before Intimacy” Depicts an episode in a narrative of androgenous youth encountering each other on a remote Greek island. They depict […]

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Another Olek Yarn Cart Spotted on the Bowery

Posted November 4, 2011 at 6:18 am

Ever since the epic Astor Cube yarn-bombing, Agata Olek has been partaking in a veritable supermarket sweep. Yup, we went there!

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The Hole Takes Over 312 Bowery

Posted May 26, 2011 at 6:28 am

Until the Festival of Ideas a couple weeks ago, this forever-vacant retail space was a hole, and will soon be christened as such.

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