42-50 27th Street rises over construction fence

In March, we stopped by 42-50 27th Street excavation work had started on site.1 When we stopped by last week, we saw that foundation work has completed, and the building has started to rise above the fence, as see in the photo below.  Permits were approved for a nine-story residential building with a FAR of 4.97 […]
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13-33 Jackson Avenue a/k/a 11-51 47th Avenue rises over construction fence

Back in April, we observed that crews working on 13-33 Jackson Avenue a/k/a 11-51 47th Avenue had started installing the foundation.1 When we stopped by last week, we saw that foundation work has finished, and that the building has just started peaking over the construction fence. Permits call for 52,728 square feet of residential space and 1,280 […]
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Q&A with Made in Queens’ Sante Antonelli

Pop up shop Made in Queens recently opened at 27-24 Queens Plaza South, featuring local foods, fashion, art and other goods, all made in our hometown borough. We sat down with Sante Antonelli, Director of Business Services, to get a more in-depth look at the space. Here’s what he had to say: 1. Tell us […]
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Mark Leckey, October 23, 2016–March 5, 2017 at MoMA PS1

Mark Leckey October 23, 2016–March 05, 2017 Posted on June 21, 2016 MoMA PS1 MoMA PS1 presents the first comprehensive survey of the pioneering British artist Mark Leckey in the United States, and the largest exhibition of his work to date. Since coming to prominence in the late 1990s, his dynamic and varied practice has […]
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