Last modified November 12, 2020 at 5:23 pm
When an art gallery set foot beneath the Sunshine Hotel flophouse on the Bowery, it represented another milestone in the hyper-gentrification of the ancient thoroughfare. A decade on, however, the showroom is gone. Salon 94 is no longer on the Bowery, having vacated its perch at the corner of Stanton Street. Instead, leasing signage holds […]
Posted September 30, 2013 at 10:10 am
Salon 94 at 243 Bowery is running faster, jumping higher, and dunking harder with its latest multimedia show. The one-story projector wall that inhabits the gallery facade currently displays a three-minute compilation clip featuring Michael Jordan, and has been for the last couple weeks. It’s a video that causes pedestrians from all walks of life […]
Posted June 3, 2011 at 10:03 am
Its placement at the corner of Bowery and Stanton Street is subtle yet suspicious. A black magazine box with white lettering that is at once out of place.
Posted May 17, 2011 at 6:18 am
Today in Bowery randomness, Lionel Richie makes a plywood cameo near the boarded entrance of 243 Bowery.
Posted March 30, 2011 at 6:09 am
The notorious Bowery video wall is back under wraps.
Posted February 16, 2011 at 6:09 am
Behold the new jumbotron of sorts at 243 Bowery.
Posted October 21, 2010 at 6:22 am
There was no love for the epic “Love Me” tag recently painted on the facade of 243 Bowery. Yesterday morning, a day after our report, out came the whitewashers to eliminate all evidence of the red block lettering.
Posted October 19, 2010 at 6:19 am
Sometime over the weekend, the south-facing facade of 243 Bowery was bombed with an epic “Love Me” tag. It sits alongside another illegible marking. The block lettering of both are highly visible from street level, but even more so from the New Museum right next door.