Light Show

Night Lighting on Hester Street Parks HQ Building

Posted April 24, 2012 at 11:34 am

The Sohotel ain’t the only one in the neighborhood with a flair for colorful night lights.

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Carl Skelton Brings Ultratope 1 Projection to Manhattan Bridge

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 2:18 am

While walking along Canal Street Saturday evening, we noticed a strange message projected onto the southern colonnade of the Manhattan Bridge approach. More after the jump!

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290 Mulberry is Still Peeling

Posted October 5, 2010 at 6:12 am

SHoP Architects’ 290 Mulberry is still in a world of shit. Not even a colorful lightshow could help them out of their looming foreclosure funk. Now Mother Nature is conspiring against it. Severe downpours and gale-force winds of late have been pummeling the stalled, helpless condo development into submission. Thanks to gradual weathering from each successive […]

290 Mulberry is Peeling

Posted March 2, 2010 at 6:12 am

With foreclosure looming high above its eight-plus stories, the vacant 290 Mulberry – designed and built by SHoP Architects – is deteriorating before our very eyes. A section of the gray siding is bubbling and peeling.

Light Show Returns to 290 Mulberry

Last modified February 1, 2010 at 4:20 pm

290 Mulberry Street might be in a state of financial flux (the project lender is attempting to foreclose and sell), but that’s not stopping the light show from returning to the vacant development. Late last week, after an extended period of darkness, the lights began flashing anew. This time, however, only the third and fourth […]

290 Mulberry Light Show Kaput

Last modified December 4, 2009 at 8:29 am

Last night, after four consecutive weeks entertaining the neighborhood, the colorful nighttime light show at 290 Mulberry went dark. Kaput. Oh well, it was a novel idea while it lasted.

290 Mulberry Light Show, Redux

Posted November 11, 2009 at 6:19 am

Now a week on, the colorful light show at 290 Mulberry Street is still active.  Here is another (video) perspective.  E.T. phone home?

290 Mulberry Light Show

Posted November 4, 2009 at 6:35 am

Last night, in an effort to score some attention, 290 Mulberry put on a lightshow visible at street level.  All the flashing colors seemed to morph the SHoP Architects condo into some sort of fun-house.  It was definitely a noteworthy sight. Also noteworthy is the building occupancy. Or rather, lack thereof.  According to Core Group’s […]