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New York Earth Room

The New York Earth Room

141 Wooster Street Between Prince and West Houston Streets


The New York Earth Room, 1977, is the third Earth Room sculpture executed by the artist Walter De Maria, the first being in Munich, Germany in 1968. The second was installed at the Hessisches... Read More


Hester Street Cafe at the New Museum

235 Bowery near Stanton St
(917) 267-9496

Hester Street Café at the New Museum offers New Yorkers and tourists alike a taste of some of the most creative food entrepreneurs in the city, providing a platform for these local food artisans to... Read More



107 Greene St between Prince & Spring Sts
(212) 226 2212

Taschen – the upscale boutique bookstore in Soho – is dedicated to museum quality art books that range from affordable pocket guides to beautiful collectible tomes. Founded by comic book... Read More


The Hole

312 Bowery, New York, NY 10012 (Bowery & Bleecker)
(212) 466-1100

With few stones left unturned, the Hole is one of our favorite artsy destinations in NYC. Consistently cutting edge curation mixed with an appetite for art like we’ve never known keeps this... Read More


Recess Activities

41 Grand St. New York, NY (Thompson St. & W Broadway)

Like the many hours of dodgeball, four square and red rover we dedicated in our childhood schoolyards, recess activities offers street-level grounds for a new kind of playing around. Created for... Read More

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Team Gallery

47 Wooster St., New York, NY (& a second location at 83 Grand St.)

José Freire relocated his gallery from an überhip Chelsea address to this high-ceilinged space in 2006, confirming that downtown is once again the place to be. He did well – the gallery has... Read More

APF Lab NYC Art Gallery | 15 Wooster St. New York, NY


15 Wooster St (Canal & Grand)

When the luxury building Soho Mews donated a storefront space to The Art Production Fund for a five-year period, the group’s innovative juices began to flow.  The result?  APF Lab, a space... Read More