Construction on ‘Sunbather’ finishes on Jackson Avenue

Construction finished on “Sunbather,” a large pink sculpture at the corner of Jackson Avenue and 43rd Avenue last week.1 The project, which came at a bill of more than $500,000, had generated controversy for a number of reasons, including the cost of the project, and that the sculpture wasn’t from a local artist. The story was first […]
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Construction starts for pink sculpture ‘Sunbather’ on Jackson Avenue

Construction has started on “Sunbather,” a large pink sculpture that will go up on the corner of Jackson Avenue and 43rd Avenue. The project, which will come at a bill of more than $500,000, has generated controversy for a number of reasons, including the cost of the project, and that the sculpture isn’t from a […]
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Permits approved at 25-19 43rd Avenue

We haven’t had much to report about 25-19 43rd Avenue since demolition wrapped up on the project back in August.1 But we should start to see activity in the near future on the Ekstein project, because permits filed with the DOB were partially approved on Dec. 30.2 The permit calls for 68,145 square feed of residential […]
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Excavation in full swing at 27-07 43rd Avenue

It’s been roughly five months since we last checked in on 27-07 43rd Avenue. We stopped by last week, and noticed that excavation is in full swing on the site. We’ll probably start to see construction crews working on the foundation in the near future based on a DOB permit that was approved on Aug. […]
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