Tag: East 10th Street

Business of the Month: Live Live & Organic, 261 East 10th Street

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Saul Leiter, Artist, Photographer and East Villager

Saul Leiter, American painter and photographer, was part of what was known as the New York school of photography of the 1940s and 50s, and resided on East 10th Street between 2nd and 3rd Avenues for 61 years until his …

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Strange Bedfellows: Stanford White and Diane Arbus

Today we begin a new blog series, Strange Bedfellows, where we take a look at unlikely pairs or assortments of noteworthy people who lived or spent time in surprisingly close proximity to one another in our neighborhoods. The St. Mark’s …

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Business of the Month – Russian & Turkish Baths, 268 East 10th Street

Your input is needed! Today we feature our latest Business of the Month — help us to select the next. Tell us which independent store you love in Greenwich Village, the East Village or NoHo: click here to nominate your favorite.  Want to help …

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Business of the Month: Whitney Chemists, 50 University Place

Your input is needed! Today we feature our latest Business of the Month — help us to select the next. Tell us which independent store you love in Greenwich Village, the East Village or NoHo:  click here to nominate your favorite.  …

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Private Tour of ‘Inventing Downtown’ Exhibit for GVSHP Members

  Our friends at the Grey Art Gallery hosted a wonderful private tour of their most recent exhibition for GVSHP members last night! The exhibition, entitled Inventing Downtown: Artist –Run Galleries in New York City 1952-1965, highlights artists’ efforts to …

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Art in the Village: East 10th Street Galleries

Perhaps the most well-known art movement associated with Greenwich Village is Abstract Expressionism (also known as the New York School). Abstract Expressionism, which focused on the portrayal of emotions rather than objects, originated in the Village during the mid-1940s, and …

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March 14th — A Big Day for Village Birthdays

March 14th is a date when several people with important connections to the Village will celebrate, or would have celebrated, their birthdays.  

Tompkins Square Library

On Tompkins Square

Since it opened in 1904, the Tompkins Square Branch of the New York Public Library has served as an important community resource.

Don’t Forget – LPC Hearing for East 10th Street Historic District

  As a reminder on Tuesday, January 17, the Landmarks Preservation Commission will have a hearing for the proposed East 10th Street Historic District. It is very important for you to come to the hearing and tell the LPC that …

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