Meet Your ‘Neighbors’ at First Street Green Art Park

 

 

 

Neighbors
Artist John Raymond Mireles, Portraits, at First Street Art Park

“Over the past three years, artist John Raymond Mireles has worked to unite Americans across geographical, political, cultural and other differences by photographing individuals from all 50 U.S. States + Tijuana, and publicly exhibiting their portraits.  Mireles connects with his subjects up close and enlarges the resulting portraits to larger-than-life scale in order to encourage viewers to intimately relate to and empathize with their fellow residents of the United States of America.”  The exhibit, Neighbors: John Raymond Mireles is now on view at First Street Green.

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Community Board 1 Public Meeting Tonight at 6pm ~ Pier 17 South Street Seaport

 

 

Rendering of Pier 17 during a night concert, with proposed covering for the audience. The canopy would be lowered to 26 feet at other times. The design for the audience cover, which is not finalized and is not yet part of the current Landmarks application, would match the proposed 41-foot-high stage covering. Rendering: Howard Hughes Corp. via The Tribeca Trib

A Community Board 1 public meeting on the impact of the Pier 17 Mall and its rooftop events will be held at 6 pm on Monday, December 4th. The meeting will focus on the impact that the rooftop events will have on the surrounding neighborhood.

Community Board 1 public meeting will be held in the Southbridge Towers community room, 90 Beekman Street.

Excellent article with all the details on the project can be found in the Tribeca Trib.

Stay tuned for updates.

Update:  per 6sqft.com, LPC approves Achim Menges’ futuristic rooftop pavilion and stage for Pier 17  (December 12, 2017)

Get Ready! for the Opening Night Party ~ Miyazaki Art Show

 

 

 

All images courtesy of Spoke Art

Opening Night for Miyazaki Art Show is this Friday!  Costumes encouraged.

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Lords of the Schoolyard, a Novel by Ed Hamilton

 

 

Author Ed Hamilton will read from his new novel, Lords of the Schoolyard on Thursday, November 9 from 7:00-8:00pm at Quimby’s Bookstore in Brooklyn

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Love, Loss and Longing: BD White Opening at Castle Fitzjohns

 

 

BD White, ‘Love, Loss and Longing’ Image via castlefitzjohns.com   September 7 to October 10, 2017

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‘Everything not saved will be lost’ ~ Jess Johnson at Jack Hanley Gallery

 

 

Jess Johnson, Milxyz Wae, 2017. Image via jessjohnson.org    September 7 to October 8, 2017

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Get Ready for ~ The Hunt L.E.S. ~ September 22nd!


 


Header Photo: Burnt-out remains of Congregation Makower of Polen, 203 Henry Street. via Museum of the City of New York

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