Weekly Calendar: August 13 – 20
- Pompoosanuc Mills
Save 10-20% on find wood furniture and accessories
124 Hudson Street (212.226.5960)
- Felissimo Design House
Redesign Sale: 50% to 90% tons of great home accessories from Karim Rashid and more
10 West 56 th Street (212.247.5656)
- Design Within Reach
Yet Another Sale….10% off best sellers
Ends August 17th
- Armani Casa
Crisp, neutral bed linens are up to 50% off
97 Greene St., Soho
Contemporary patchwork Turkish rugs and other home accessories reduced by 30% – 50%
7/17-8/15 (Tues.-Sun. noon-8pm).
200 Mott St., 212-941-7641.
- Classic Sofa
50% off slipcovers w/ purchase of sofa
5 West 22nd Street
- The Container Store
Favorite solutions sale – up to 30% off on selected items
Sixth Avenue between 18th & 19th
- MoMA Summer Sale
Up to 70% off selected items
online and at MoMA QNS 33 Street at Queens Blvd.
Long Island City, Queens
- Big Ass Get it out of storage Sale, Sat-Sun (9th and 44th st)
- MOVING – LOFT SALE – SATURDAY, AUGUST 14th (1st and 2nd ave)
- Garage Sale – Open House Saturday (Upper West Side)
- Huge Stoop Sale This Sunday (Williamsburg)
- Apartment Sale in Chelsea Sat and Sun
- The Greatest Apartment Sale Ever! (22nd St. & 1st Ave.)
- Moving Sale Near Union Square Sunday
- Moving Sale Open House Sunday (Cobble Hill)
- Magnum’s New Yorkers
Henri Cartier-Bresson, Robert and Cornell Capa and various other Magnum stars
Museum of the City of New York
1220 Fifth Ave., at 103rd St.; 212-534-1672.
- The Infinite Fill Show
A full on art gallery show featuring works of art created with MacPaint, the 1984 Apple pixilated painting software with no color
Foxy Production, 547 W. 27th St.; 212-239-2758.
- A Wrinkle in Time
The heavenly bodies of Lee Bontecou’s parallel universe
MoMA QNS , 33rd St. at Queens Blvd., Long Island City; 212-708-9400
- Some Exhaust
40 specially created works by more than a dozen artists inspired by the multipurpose American garage: site of makeshift studios and meth labs, cold storage and carbon monoxide
Lehmann Maupin, 540 W. 26th St.; 212-255-2923
- ACLU Meetup Day Sunday, 8/15
- Pantheist Meetup Day Monday, 8/16
- Republican Party Meetup Day Thursday, 8/26
- At the Ansonia Hotel: A Broadway Landmark Turns 100
On view June 25 through August 16, 2004
Referred to by a member of the American Institute of Architects as “Sophia Loren in the midst of Twiggies ,” Graves and Duboy’s Ansonia has been a crucible of culture and home to some of New York’s most interesting artists and eccentric characters. See also the related walking tours on August 6 and August 13 .
- “Counter Culture” at the New Museum of Contemporary Art
July 10 – August 14th
Opening Reception July 9th, 6pm (must be a member….)
“A seek-and-ye-shall-find exhibition for the adventurer in all art lovers, Counter Culture partners contemporary artists with shopkeepers near our future home on the Bowery….”
- Andy Goldsworthy on the Roof
No, this is not news and it will be up until October 31st, but he’s our hero. Part of loving your NYC apartment is loving NYC. And what’s not to love about standing on the roof of the Met in the summertime taking in a work by Goldsworthy? Priceless.
- glowlab: 1:100 exhibition
1 foot of interior space is equivalent to 100 feet of the city…
July 1st – August 27th
527 W. 24th
- Solos: FutureShack
May 14 – October 10, 2004
The architectural prototype FutureShack, designed by Australian architect Sean Godsell, will be constructed in the Arthur Ross Terrace and Garden as part of the summer Solos series.
Cooper Hewitt Museum, 5th Ave. at 91st St.
- Fresh Paint: Skeptics Touch Here
July 1-August 6, 6-8pm
(“fresh” as in “new,” “brash” or “unaffected”) curated by Koan Jeff Baysa and including lot’s of promising artists….
Cheryl Pelavin Fine Arts
13 Jay Street (in TriBeCa between Hudson and Greenwich)
- Exhibit: “The Future-Shaping Generation”
July 1st-August 7th, The Center for Architecture
Sponsored by Metropolis Magazine and Oculus, the publication of the AIA New York Chapter, the exhibit features the work of dozens of emerging architects and designers, including the winner and 17 runners-up of the Metropolis Next Generation Design Competition and the 15 architecture firms profiled in the Oculus Spring 2004 issue “New York Next: Faces of the Future.”
536 LaGuardia Place
More Info: AIANY Calendar…
- Jack Lenor Larsen @ the Museum of Arts and Design
Exhibit runs until August 29th
” The exhibition “Jack Lenor Larsen: Creator and Collector” offers intimate glimpses into the career and collections of the renowned weaver, designer, author, gardener and collector.”
Published: Aug 13, 2004