Tribeca artist and writer Jane Freeman takes us back to the 1990s, when you could still make art—such as Freeman's dioramas, interspersed throughout the text—from materials found at odd-lot stores and discarded on the street.
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As with the nearby Target store, it'll be mostly underground. / 7 comments
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It will be hell. I live at 80 Chambers and the Chambers Street construction on the block between Church and... — Barbara Spitzer / CB1 Tribeca Committee: The Unofficial Minutes (January 2017)
Kaufman is a hack, and the only thing approaching a design that surpasses his airport hotel look is the Viceroy.... — mruptight / Huge New Tower Across from City Hall Park
Why not K-mart, the store of the stars? — Marcus / We’re Getting a 66,000-Square-Foot Marshalls Store
Marshall's must have done its research. — Manhattanmommie / We’re Getting a 66,000-Square-Foot Marshalls Store
Marshall's is quite the luxury amenity for the upstairs condominium owners. — James / We’re Getting a 66,000-Square-Foot Marshalls Store
They're nuts - Century 21 is a competition-eating black hole for clothes retail. If the commercial rent allowed it, something... — jfrankp / We’re Getting a 66,000-Square-Foot Marshalls Store
Marshall's will never survive. Target I get - Marshall's never. How about another grocery store somewhere !!!! — Brad. / We’re Getting a 66,000-Square-Foot Marshalls Store
Who says you don't get a second chance to make a first impression? Plus: the Second Avenue Subway. / 2 comments
Know where this was shot? Prove it. / 7 comments
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