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Evicted 85 Bowery Tenants Protest Outside Department of Buildings Office

Evicted 85 Bowery Tenants Protest Outside Department of Buildings Office

By Sarah Jackson, Deputy News Editor

March 29, 2018


Filed under City News, News

Tenants of 85 Bowery demonstrate outside the Department of Buildings to protest their eviction from an apartment complex in Chinatown.

New exhibit takes visitors to 1970s Bowery

New exhibit takes visitors to 1970s Bowery

October 7, 2012


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Upon entering one of the New Museum’s latest exhibit  “Come Closer: Art Around the Bowery, 1969-1989,” the first piece visitors see is a door. Standing freely in the center of the exhibit, artist Keith Haring’s old studio door is covered in drawings from the artists who spent time in the Bowery ...