248 Bowery

‘Deth Killers of Bushwick’ Motorcycle Apparel Opening at Former Auto Repair Store on the Bowery

Posted February 11, 2014 at 6:08 am

Downtown Tire & Auto Center at Bowery and Great Jones couldn’t really stand a chance with the tidal wave of gentrification overtaking the boulevard north of Houston. After all, a corner of grease didn’t fit the new reality of luxury-360. The outer skeleton of the auto shop sits at 348 Bowery, which has been pitched […]

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248 Bowery No Longer “So Tall”

Posted March 7, 2012 at 6:28 am

You’ll recall that the mid-block tenement has boasted the graffiti tag “I’m So Tall” for the better part of two years. Gone. Details inside!

Love Me Tagged on 243 Bowery

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.

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248 Bowery is So Tall

Posted September 23, 2010 at 6:23 am

Pretty much the only movement at the stalled 250 Bowery worksite in the last six months has been from street writers and bill pasters. But one particular vandal scored the money shot.

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