Weekly Calendar: October 7th – October 14th
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Big Fall Sales!
- Apartment Diddy Runs The City Apartment Therapy’s Annual Fall Do-It-Yourself Garage Sale – we provide the tables, you sell your stuff! Save the date. More info to follow….
When: 11am – 4pm, Saturday, October 16
Where: Franklin Street (Church & West Broadway), Tribeca
- Biggest Tag Sale Ever puts out the call for volunteers!!
Get Organized New York needs 2,500 volunteers to help out with the biggest Tag Sale ever in New York City’s Central Park. Volunteer opportunities exist both leading up to and over the weekend of the Tag Sale. All proceeds go to the Fund for Public Schools. Call 1-866-4-DECLUTTER
When: Friday, October 15th through Sunday, October 17th
Where: Central Park
- Broadway Panhandler
All-Clad, Cuisinart, Calphalon, etc. on sale
Where: 477 Broome St., 212-966-3434.
- Crate & Barrel
20%-25% sale on upholstered furniture, stock and custom – even leather
When: through 10/17
Where: 650 Madison & 59th, 611 Broadway & Houston
- Design Within Reach
Another Sale! 10% off everything sale
When: through 10/11
Where: 142 Wooster, 408 West 14th St., 27 East 62nd St., 76 Montague St.
hand-woven rugs are 60% off
Where: 200 Mott St., 212-941-764
- Foremost Furniture
10%-15% off floor samples and special orders – they sell Martha Stewart’s Signature line, Bernhardt & American Leather
When: through 10/11
Where: 8 West 30th St. – 212.889.6347
- Pompanoosuc Mills
Fall Sale: 10%-25% off furniture, storage, rugs & lighting
When: now until they say so
Where: 124 Hudson Street, Tribeca – 212.226.5960
- Gothic Cabinet Craft
Columbus Day Sale – unspecified reductions on unspecified items – looks like nearly 25%…
When: through 10/14
Where: multiple locations – call 212.288.2999
Warehouse Sale – all items reduced at or below wholesale – reduced by up to 80%
Where: 23 Empire Blvd., S. Hackensack, NJ – 800.grange.1
- Calico Corners
Storewide 10%-15% sale on furniture, fabrics and trimmings
When: Columbus Week – 10/11-16
Where: Multiple locations in NJ, LI and CT
DS-169 sleeper sofa sale – was $4,940, now $3,500
When: through 10/12
Where: DDC 181 Madison Avenue @ 34th street (212.685.9200)
- Restoration Hardware
Fall Lighting Sale: @20% off on most lighting
When: through 10/24
Where: 935 Broadway, at 22nd St.
Architectural and decorative hardware is reduced by 40%
Where: Gracious Home, 1220 Third Ave., at 70th St. and 1992 Broadway, at 67th St.
Craigslist Weekend Garage Sale Round Up
- Multi-family BLOCK SALE- Sunday,10/10 (Windsor Terrace)
- Garage Sale 10/9 raindate 10/10 (1136-79th street)
- Stoop SALE SUNDAY 10/10/04 (Boerum Hill/Carrol Gardens)
- HUGE Stoop Sale – Multi-family – Sat 9th 10am – 4pm (9 W. 10th St. bet 5th & 6th)
- 3-DAY SALE -starting TODAY until Sunday Oct.10 (QUEENS -Whitestone)
- Huge Moving Sale: Furniture, Yard Equip, Tools, Holiday Items & more (Bellmore, Long Island. 404 Garden St)
- sidewalk sale one day only…..sunday oct. 10th 11-5pm!!!!
- New York City Italian Language Meetup Group
When: Monday, Oct. 11
- New York City Democratic Party Meetup Group
When: Tuesday, Oct. 12
- New York City Bush in 2004 Meetup Group
When: Tuesday, Oct. 12
- New York City Nader in 2004 Meetup Group
When: Thursday, Oct. 14
- The Voting Booth Project
A group of prominent designers and artists re-imagine actual Florida voting booths from the 2000 Presidential election, commenting on design, democracy, and related themes. Participating designers and artists include David Byrne, Christo, Frank Gehry, Milton Glaser, Hugh Hardy, Maira Kalman, Richard Meier, David Rockwell, Stefan Sagmeister, Ed Schlossberg, Robert A.M. Stern, Brian Tolle, Yeohlee Teng, and Diane von Furstenberg.
Parsons School of Design , 2 W. 13th St.
- JFK for President: Photographs by Cornell Capa
Shots of John F. Kennedy on the 1960 campaign trail by ICP’s founder.
Where: International Center of Photography, 1133 Sixth Ave. 212-857-0000
- Giorgio Morandi
The late still lifes of Giorgio Morandi (1890–1964)
Where: Lucas Schoormans , 508 W. 26th St. (212-243-3159)
Massimo Catalani: My Urbanity
The most recent work of artist Massimo Catalani, My Urbanity , in his second New York show. His art is a unique exploration of context and history and his materials create a two-dimensional comment on his subject matter.
When: 9/23 – 10/21
Where: qui New York, 601 West 26 th Street, suite 1507
- Dodi Wexler’s Mostly Little Land of This and That
Obsessively hand-made constructions salute in part the great Modernists of yore, the trail-blazers who developed collage and assemblage as distinct and viable art forms, ones considered a bit renegade even today.
Where: Pavel Zoubok Gallery, 533 W. 23rd Street
- Design =/ Art: Functional Objects From Donald Judd to Rachel Whiteread
The first museum exhibition of the virtually unknown design works by some of the most influential artists of the last half century.
Where: Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, Smithsonian Institution , 2 E. 91st St.; 212-849-8300
- 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.
- 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.