Events

It’s Station Domination! “Design by New York” Opens Tomorrow, 10/10

Design by New York Subway Exhibition Opening Reception WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 10, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM — RSVP At the Center for Architecture, 536 LaGuardia Place [Directions] The next stop on your Queens-bound local F train is not just the West 4th Street station and Greenwich Village, but also Design by New York, the AIA New York Chapter's annual member showcase in...

East Village–Lower East Side Historic District approved by Landmarks

East Village–Lower East Side Historic District approved by Landmarks October 09, 2012 03:30PM From left: 59 East 2nd Street and 32 Second Avenue (buildings credit: PropertyShark) The Landmarks Preservation Commission today approved slightly modified version of the East Village/Lower East Side Historic District, according to a press release issued by the Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation. The territory covers 330 buildings across...

BREAKING NEWS: East Village Historic District Approved!

EAST VILLAGE HISTORIC DISTRICT APPROVED! 330-Building Landmark District Takes Immediate Effect; Landmark & Zoning Protections Help Preserve Neighborhood, But More Work Still To Be Done Dear Friend,   I want to share with you the wonderful news that the proposed East Village Historic District was just approved with slight modifications by the Landmarks Preservation Commission, taking immediate effect!  Three hundred thirty 19th and...

As 186 Spring Street comes down, tensions arise

Property was home to gay-rights pioneers and, later, to a Beastie Boy October 09, 2012 02:00PM   From left: 186 Spring Street and Robert Tierney of the LPC In the week since demolition began at 186 Spring Street — the townhouse purchased by Canadian developer Nordica from Beastie Boy Adam Horovitz to build a seven-story condominium — allegations of homophobia are emerging...