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By Steve Lewis October 09, 2009 Since the house is on fire, let us warm ourselves. -- Italian proverb The street-smart, ultra-cool, and uber-hot art gallery, performance venue, and creative space Collective Hardware just got hotter. The heat came in the form of a fire which devastated the top two floors of this ultimate downtown experience. Part Warholian factory, part bazaar, often bizarre and frequently edgy and enlightening, Collective has been a cauldron of forward fun for over a year. The fire started with those always crusty old faulty electrical wires. The damage from the fire and firemen's hoses and axes seems to be survivable -- the Collective crew are above all survivors. The fifth floor, the domain Erik Foss (of my favorite water...(read more)
... By Steve Lewis October 09, 2009 Since the house is on fire, let us warm ourselves. -- Italian proverb The street-smart, ultra-cool, and uber-hot art gallery, performance venue, and creative space Collective Hardware just got hotter. The heat came in ...
... was painting in a studio on the floor for awhile, but I was told he had nothing there at the time. Ninety percent of the equipment from the recording studio just below was saved and absolutely no art from the gallery spaces and offices was lost ... p ...
... will handle PR/celeb bookings, and Antonio Fuccio of Georgica fame will be the day-to-day managing partner. M2 is doing well down the block, as the West Chelsea hood seems to be coming back from the abyss. Pink Elephant with Rocco Anacarola still o ...