Weekly Calendar: September 10-17
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- Central Carpet
Moving Sale: Big Tip! Reductions on entire inventory of 20,000 new and vintage rugs
Where: 81 Eighth Ave.at 14th St. (Chelsea)
- The Container Store
Annual Shelving Sale – 25% off all shelving
Where: Sixth Avenue between 18th & 19th
- West Elm
End of Summer Sale: 25% – 60% off contemporary furnishings
Where: 75 Front St. in D.u.m.b.o., Brooklyn
- Smith & Hawken
End of Summer Sale: up to 50% off outdoor and garden furnishings
Where: 394 West Broadway, SoHo
- Design & Comfort
Labor Day Sale: reductions on contemporary furniture
Where: 440 Park Ave. South
- Charles P. Rogers
Holiday Sale: reductions on all contemporary and traditional beds
Where: 55 West 17th Street
- Classic Sofa
Labor Day Sale: reductions on custom sofas
Where: 5 West 22nd Street
Architectural and decorative hardware is reduced by 40%
Where: Gracious Home, 1220 Third Ave., at 70th St. and 1992 Broadway, at 67th St.
- Huge Yard Sale — Sat 11 Sept (Park Slope)
- Park West Village Flea Market, Sunday Sept. 12th (97th St.–UWS)
- Moving Sale Great Deals Sunday (9/12) 2-4 pm (UES)
- Moving sale sat. morning Park Slope (Park Slope)
- Moving sale – furniture, humidifier, random hardware (SoHo/WV)
- Sidewalk Sale this FRIDAY from Noon – 6pm (UES)
- saturday, SEPT 11 SIDEWALK SALE 95 greenpoint ave
- Yard Sale – Devoe & Olive (Williamsburg)
- Yard Sale 6th Ave & Sterling SAT 9/11 & SUN 9/12 (Park Slope)
- New York City Witches Meetup Group
When: Tuesday, Sept. 28th
- New York City Poker (Texas Hold’em) Meetup Group
When: Sunday, Sept. 12th
- New York City Democratic Party Meetup Group
When: Tuesday, Sept. 14th
- 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
- Tunnel Visions: Subway Photos 1904–1908
Underground All Over Town: Prints from the Collection of David and Reba Williams: In recognition of the New York City Subway Centennial, the New-York Historical society is presenting Tunnel Vision, a collection of photographs of stations, tunnels, and workmen dating back to the beginning of subway construction, along with Underground All Over Town, an exhibition of subway-related artwork from various New York printmakers.
When: Through 10/7
Where: New-York Historical Society, 2 W. 77th St., New York. (212) 873-3400. http://www.nyhistory.org
- 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
- A Wrinkle in Time
The heavenly bodies of Lee Bontecou’s parallel universe, at MoMA. Much has been made of Lee Bontecou ‘s “disappearance”—a long hiatus from the art world that began in 1971 and lasted until curator Elizabeth Smith, of Chicago’s Museum of Contemporary Art, began courting the aging sculptor in the early nineties.
Where: MoMA QNS , 33rd St. at Queens Blvd., Long Island City; 212-708-9400
- 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.
Published: Sep 10, 2004