Mendy's Latkes

Feed Me a Story: Mendy’s Cauliflower Latkes

This week, Feed Me a Story presents a continuation of their interview with Mendy Erez. In this installment, Mendy teaches us how to make cauliflower latkes with matzo meal from the neighborhood factory Streit’s. …


See “The Mark of Zorro” at Abrons Tonight at Sunset

The Urban Drive-In, a summer series from the Abrons Arts Center and the Friends of Gulick Park returns tonight with “The Mark of Zorro.” …


Arts Watch: 37th Annual Asian International Film Festival Opens Tomorrow

Niyar Saikiya takes on the role of Lakshmi, in Jeffrey D. Brown’s “SOLD”

The 37th annual Asian American International Film Festival (AAIFF) opens tomorrow …

Photo by Andre Richards

Photo: Traffic Light Nest

Photo by Andre Richards

Thanks to Lo-Down reader Andre Richards for sending along this photo taken on East 8th Street and Avenue D, noting, …


Remember Latex Casting? Do it Yourself at this Free Workshop

Beginning Wednesday, there will be a series of free arts workshops as a part of sculptor Takashi Horisaki’s project “Social Dress Lower East Side–Material Memories.” …

Mattie Safer

R&B Artist Mattie Safer to Play Rockwood on Friday

Mattie Safer has a rich history in New York’s music scene, beginning more than a decade ago as a member of …

Photos by Tim Schreier.

Photos: New Museum Block Party 2014

Photos by Tim Schreier.

On Saturday, the New Museum staged its annual block party in and around Sara D. Roosevelt Park. It was an …

Mendy's Sheyn Vi Di Levone

Feed Me a Story: Mendy’s Sheyn Vi Di Levone

We are posting a weekly video installment from “Feed Me a Story,” the project created by multimedia artists Theresa Loong and Laura Nova that was featured …


By Popular Demand: ET at Tomorrow’s Urban Drive-in Screening

Tomorrow night marks July’s second weekly Urban Drive-in event, the result of a partnership between Abrons Arts Center and Friends of Gulick Park.  Last Thursday, Charlie Chaplin …

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“Here & Elsewhere,” Window Into Arab World, Opens at New Museum

Artist: Wafa Hourani; Qalandia 2067. Photos by Viviane Eng/The Lo-Down.

The New Museum is known for showcasing the works of international artists who …