Every week art is freshly hung or taken down from the walls somewhere in this city. This week Gothamist suggests you check out these openings & closings...
540 WEST 26TH STREET
ELIEZER SONNENSCHEIN Untitled, 2004
Artists from Sommer Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv
10 June - 30 July 2004
Thursday, 10 June 2004, 6-8 PM
The exhibition will be a significant opportunity to expose New York audiences to the work of five Israeli artists from Sommer Contemporary Art in Tel Aviv: Yehudit Sasportas, Doron Solomons, Eliezer Sonnenschein, Sharon Ya'ari, and Rona Yefman.
LES Tenement Museum
A History of the Lower East Side in 15-minute Chapters
An art installation in the Windows of 97 Orchard Street
by Adam Lubinsky and Gary Stoltz
Showing how immigrants have shaped the LES neighborhood, artists Adam Lubinsky and Gary Stoltz have transformed 4 storefronts on 97 Orchard Street into installations reflecting these cultural currents.
Eat :: Lower East Side Restaurant set in 2003
Live :: the Vladeck Houses set in 1941
Work :: the Seward Park day laborers pick-up site set in 1910
Pray :: the First Chinese Presbyterian Church set in 1817