Posts Tagged: Untapped Cities

The Arcades of Midtown: 6 1/2 Avenue and Other Somewhat Hidden Private-Public Spaces

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146 West 57th Street

Bet you didn’t know that Le Parker Méridien’s lobby is actually a public space? Here are some other disguised and not so disguised private-public arcades in Midtown, including Manhattan’s newest avenue. Read more at Untapped Cities.


A Flushing Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year Flushing 2013

Parading with dragons, oppressed minority groups and Home Depot, in Queens

Competing ideologies, market shares, oh, and dragons. It’s Chinese New Year in Flushing. The Chinese New Year parade in Flushing was about much more than dragons. Read my full write-up at Untapped Cities.