Tag: east village

  • St. Mark's Place: New York City

    written by thesarahshow on 2009-06-09 #places
    St. Mark's Place: New York City

    Where Junkies, Hipsters, Post-Punks, Stoners, drunken undergrads, drunken postgrads, unofficial Japan-town, and the remnants of the East Village's sordid past collide.

  • Izakaya Kenka

    written by xbalboax on 2009-08-28 #places
    Izakaya Kenka

    Man I dont even know where to start with this place. Well let’s start with $1.50 drafts of Kirni and Sapporo. Kenka is a Japanese Izakaya (kinda like a Japanese bar that serves good inexpensive food and drinks) located in New York's East Village. I was first introduced to Kenka about 5 years go by fellow Lomographers visiting from Japan, and have been an avid visitor ever since.

  • Ai Weiwei: The New York Photographs 1983–1993

    written by webo29 on 2011-07-05 #news
    Ai Weiwei: The New York Photographs 1983–1993

    Asia Society Museum presents an exhibition of 227 photographs taken by Ai Weiwei, capturing his unique perspective of the history, culture, and atmosphere of New York in the 1980s. The exhibition marks the first time Ai Weiwei’s New York Photographs series has been shown outside of China.

  • The Cube

    written by mblair23 on 2011-08-01 #places
    The Cube

    The Cube (whose official name is "Alamo") is a sculpture and cultural landmark in the East Village of New York City.