Weekly Calendar: July 23-30
Photo by Bluejake
Up to 90 percent off everything
When: 7/26–7/31 (Mon.–Sat. 11am–6pm; Fri. 11am–8pm).
Where: 10 W. 56th St., 212-247-5656
40% off club chairs, sectionals, decorative pillows, and other home furnishings
Where: ABC Carpet & Home, 888 Broadway, at 19th St., 2nd fl., 646-602-3381.
Up to 70% off selected items
Where: online and at MoMA QNS 33 Street at Queens Blvd. Long Island City, Queens
When: July 24-27
Where: 57 Greene Street 212.219.1303
10% off dh Kids, dh Leather, Drexel Youth, Bedding & Floor Samples
32 West 18 th Street
2270 Broadway (82nd )
237 East 86 th Street
939 Madison Avenue
Saturday and Sunday, 6th Ave from 25th to 26th Street, sunrise to sunset
Phone: (212) 243-5343
Saturday and Sunday, 39th Street, between 9th & 10th avenues, 10am – 6pm
Six Decades of Diversity in Industrial Design
When: May 15 – July 31
Where: Pratt Gallery, 144 West 14th Street
on Thursday, July 22 @ 6:00PM
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.
Through July 25
The latest project from the husband-and-wife team consists of 7,500 saffron-colored gates set up at 12-foot intervals along 23 miles of pedestrian walkways in Central Park…
Metropolitan Museum of Art
This exhibition presents large-scale models, drawings, and photographs of twenty-five skyscrapers from around the world. Designed within the last decade, these buildings redefine the genre for the twenty-first century.
33 Street at Queens Boulevard , LIC, Queens
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….”
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.
1 foot of interior space is equivalent to 100 feet of the city…
July 1st – August 27th
527 W. 24th
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.
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)
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…
Dutch “media collective” Fusedspace hosts a competition to inspire visual artists, designers, and architects to investigate the relationship between new technologies and public space. The winning entry will receive 10,000 euros; other prizes will also be awarded…
The first full-scale museum retrospective ever of Christopher Dresser, a pioneer industrial designer and one of the most influential figures in design of the nineteenth century.
The Cooper Hewitt Museum
March 5, 2004–July 25, 2004
Exhibit runs until August 29
“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
Monday, May 17 – Saturday, Jul 31
Architecture, Interior Design and Lighting End of Year Exhibition
Published: Jul 23, 2004