East Villager & Lower East Sider | Serving Manhattan's East Village and Lower East Side

Arts View all

Arts View all

Buhmann on Art, Week of Feb. 12, 2015

  BY STEPHANIE BUHMANN   (stephaniebuhmann.com) NANCY GRAVES Through March 7 Tues.–Sat. / 10 a.m.–6 p.m. At Mitchell-Innes & Nash 534 W. 26th St.…

Silent Films, Live Sounds

Silent Films, Live Sounds

BY TRAV S.D.  (travsd.wordpress.com)  |  “There is no new thing under the sun,” went the wisdom of Solomon. And so it is that…

Just Do Art, Week of Feb. 12, 2015

Just Do Art, Week of Feb. 12, 2015

BEFORE THE GARDEN: AN EXHIBIT OF PHOTOGRAPHS BY DARLEEN RUBIN Will our city ever swing quite the way it did in the 1970s?…

Declaration of interdependence

Declaration of interdependence

BY SCOTT STIFFLER  |  Two kinds of people in this world” says the great Lindsay Buckingham song “Go Insane,” which boils each and…

Four friends, many spirits

Four friends, many spirits

BY SCOTT STIFFLER  |  Stare into a champagne flute and you’ll find little beyond a fleet of rising bubbles and the prospect of…

Ten top flicks and honorable mentions

Ten top flicks and honorable mentions

BY SEAN EGAN  |  Making year-end lists is something of a difficult and arbitrary task, as comparing the relative quality of radically different…

ClickHereForCalendarButton

Editor's Report View all

The final squat deal? We hear things are heating up at 544 E. 13th St. It’s one of the two former East Village squats still left from when…

Many are taking pleasure in Sheldon Silver’s downfall. He stands accused of pocketing nearly $4 million illegally and, if convicted, could spend two decades in federal prison. At…

More on Editor's Report

Chinese Memorial Tradition

Brrrring on 2015!

A sea of blue floods in to send off slain officer

Scoopy, Week of Jan. 1, 2015

Straphangers swing back in time on the M line

Signs of the turbulent times

Taylor Swift, the heart of it all, and a fish

In Pictures View all

Chinese Memorial Tradition

Chinese Memorial Tradition

At Saturday’s Chinatown memorial for slain Police Officer Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu, paper money was burned — so that, in traditional Chinese belief, the…

Clayton Patterson View all

Where are our politicians on Taylor Swift?!

BY CLAYTON PATTERSON | I have been impressed by the number of passionate and intelligent responses I have been getting from the Taylor Swift column in the comment…

Ray just keeps on rolling

Photo by Clayton Patterson How time flies — and cigarette prices rise — when you’re serving up delicious fries. Ray a.k.a. Asghar Ghahraman, above in 1992, recently marked the…

Actors, artists, activists, all in the mix on L.E.S.

Actors, artists, activists, all in the mix on L.E.S.

BY CLAYTON PATTERSON  |  Tom Corn, artist and musician, left, and Grady Alexis, an artist from Haiti, hanging out at Bullet Space squat on E. Third St. in…

Arts View all

Buhmann on Art, Week of Feb. 12, 2015

Buhmann on Art, Week of Feb. 12, 2015

  BY STEPHANIE BUHMANN   (stephaniebuhmann.com) NANCY GRAVES Through March 7 Tues.–Sat. / 10 a.m.–6 p.m. At…

Silent Films, Live Sounds

Just Do Art, Week of Feb. 12, 2015

Declaration of interdependence

Four friends, many spirits