Category Archives: Art and Museums

Sunset over New York Harbor 2-7-2016

Tweet Tweet

Posted in Art and Museums, Battery Park City and BPCA, Outdoor events, Photography | Leave a comment

BPCA ousts head of parks programming?

Tweet February 4, 2016- by Steven E. Greer We have previous been critical of the lame programming decisions by the BPC Parks Conservancy. Tweet

Posted in - Downtown oversight, - State Government, Art and Museums, Battery Park City and BPCA, Decline of our parks, Events and Activities, Gripes, Outdoor events, Parks | 1 Comment

CB1 allows Asphalt Green to dismantle portions of your $70 Million community center

Tweet February 3, 2016- by Steven Greer BatteryPark.TV has previously reported how Asphalt Green is failing at providing community Tweet

Posted in - Community Board 1, - Downtown oversight, - Real estate, - State Government, Art and Museums, Battery Park City and BPCA, Child care, Cooking tips, Events and Activities, Gripes, Gyms and Pools, Health and lifestyle, Op-Ed, Parks, Restaurants, Shops and markets, Sports and fitness | 1 Comment

Review: One World Observatory is a horrible experience

Tweet January 27, 2016- by Steven E. Greer I visited the One World Observatory last night for the CB1 meeting. It was Tweet

Posted in - Community Board 1, - Downtown oversight, - Politics, - Real estate, - State Government, Art and Museums, Gripes, Op-Ed, World Trade Center | 2 Comments

BPCA contemplates demolishing the Irish Memorial, selling the space to developers

Tweet December 8, 2015- by Steven E. Greer During the December 4th BPCA board meeting, they wanted the public to think that they approved Tweet

Posted in - Downtown oversight, - Real estate, - State Government, Art and Museums, Battery Park City and BPCA, Gripes | 3 Comments

The New York premier of Roger Waters The Wall

Tweet September 28, 2015- by Steven E. Greer I have been suckered into many movie “premiers” of big budget films, only to find myself in a Tweet

Posted in Art and Museums, Film Theater and TV, Music Bands, Nightlife, Reviews, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

David Rockwell’s Winter Garden Luminaries gets a write-up in NYT

Tweet December 28, 2015- The NYT gave a nice review to the Luminaries project at the Tweet

Posted in - Brookfield Place, Art and Museums, Battery Park City and BPCA, Performing arts | Leave a comment

Museum of Feelings comes down

Tweet November 24, 2015- The Museum of Feelings opens to the public today. Here’s a sneak peak. Tweet

Posted in - Brookfield Place, Art and Museums, Battery Park City and BPCA, Performing arts | Leave a comment

The designer of Le District gives a walking tour

Tweet Tweet

Posted in - Brookfield Place, - Real estate, Art and Museums, Battery Park City and BPCA, Groceries, Restaurants | Leave a comment

Museum of Feelings gets a write-up in the NYT

Tweet December 8, 2015- There have been huge lines for the Museum of Feelings. The locals hate it, Tweet

Posted in - Brookfield Place, Art and Museums, Battery Park City and BPCA, Events and Activities | Leave a comment

Very cool time lapse sunset over New York Harbor 11-15-2015

Tweet November 15, 2015- I took this using the new time lapse feature of the iPhone OS. There Tweet

Posted in Art and Museums, Battery Park City and BPCA, Hudson River Park Trust, Photography | Leave a comment

Tip of the Week: How to turn your apartment into a photo gallery

Tweet November 17, 2015- By Steven E. Greer If you own even a small point-and-shoot camera, these days the resolution is pretty impressive Tweet

Posted in Art and Museums, Photography, Tip of the Week | Leave a comment

Canstruction 2015

Tweet November 6, 2015- Canstruction in Brookfield Place Tweet

Posted in - Brookfield Place, Art and Museums, Battery Park City and BPCA, Photography | Leave a comment

Remember the Battery Park City wheatfield?

Tweet September 3, 2015- A blog reports, “….conceptual artist Agnes Denes who, in 1982, transformed what is now Battery Park City into a two-acre wheatfield.” Tweet

Posted in -- In the News, Art and Museums, Battery Park City and BPCA | Leave a comment

Stop wearing black, for the love of god

Tweet November 1, 2015- by Steven E. Greer, MD I was the first one to notice this idiotic fashion trend of women wearing all black, from head to toe. Tweet

Posted in Art and Museums, Child care, Clothing, Gripes, Health and lifestyle, Op-Ed, Reviews, Wall Street | Leave a comment

Review: Sun Kil Moon album Benji

Tweet September 16, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I made a rare new discovery in music with the band called Sun Kil Moon, which is headed by Tweet

Posted in Art and Museums, Music Bands, Reviews | Leave a comment

BPCA announces plans for the new Police Memorial by the marina

Tweet October 7, 2015- by Steven E. Greer At the October 6th CB1 meeting, the BPCA showed slides and discussed plans for rebuilding Tweet

Posted in - City government, - NYPD First Precinct, - Real estate, Art and Museums, Battery Park City and BPCA | Leave a comment

Cool Globes art installation opens at Pier-A plaza

Tweet September 28, 2015- A press release from Albany states, “Governor Cuomo announced the installation of Tweet

Posted in - State Government, Art and Museums, Battery Park City and BPCA, Events and Activities | Leave a comment

MOVE art project at Brookfield Place

Tweet October 2, 2015- Brookfield Place has a three-day event of performing art that allows the audience to participate. Tweet

Posted in - Brookfield Place, Art and Museums, Battery Park City and BPCA, Performing arts | Leave a comment

Interview with the CEO of design group ICRAVE, Lionel Ohayon, about Le District

Tweet   Tweet

Posted in - Brookfield Place, - Real estate, Art and Museums, Battery Park City and BPCA, Nightlife, Restaurants | Leave a comment