Eleven Rivington, one of the Lower East Side’s most prominent galleries, is giving up one space while expanding in another.
According to Artnet News, the original storefront at 11 Rivington St., will be closing in early October. Meanwhile, the gallery will be renamed 11R as it takes on bigger footprint at 195 Chrystie St. Eleven Rivington St. opened a 1200 sq. ft. gallery there in 2012. The new space will be 3200 sq. ft.
The last show on Irvington Street will feature artists Assume Vivid Astro Focus, Denise Kupferschmidt, and Shirley Jaffe. It opens Sept. 9 and closes Oct. 9.
Here are the highlighted Lower East Side events from our July/August events calendar, out in the latest edition of The Lo-Down’s print magazine this week. …
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 | Lee Brozgol took this photo during a rainy day on Delancey Street | Weather: Rain showers taper off this morning, although a flash flood warning remains in effect until noon. Look for partly cloudy skies and possible afternoon showers with a high of 86 | Happening Today: Community Board 3 will continue discussions about a possible special zoning district at tonight’s economic development committee; 6:30 p.m., Village View Community Room, 175 East 4th St. | Send us your photos and tips | Subscribe to our daily newsletter.
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 | Greta Cohen took this photo a couple of days ago from her perch above the East River | Weather: Sunshine in the morning with some afternoon clouds plus maybe a thunderstorm and a high of 80 | Send us your photos and tips | Subscribe to our daily newsletter.