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Published: 12 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375906-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7590-6
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385110-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8511-0
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385110-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8511-0
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
..., and experimental filmmakers curated a groundbreaking video lounge. Danceteria offered a level of explorative creativity that threatened to dwarf the offerings of Club 57 and the Mudd Club. Yet in contrast to both of those spots, Fouratt and Piper’s venue was located not in downtown but midtown. Danceteria...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... Hip hop emerged as an integrated cultural phenomenon when Bronx-based DJs, MCs, and even breakers started to appear in downtown venues. Sylvia Robinson staged the first breakthrough event at the Ritz. Grandmaster Flash & the Furious Five returned to midtown in less conducive circumstances...
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 02 November 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392248-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9224-8
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390855
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9085-5
Published: 04 January 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392958-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9295-8
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-108
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
Published: 17 May 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478003328-016
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0332-8
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007203-036
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0720-3
Book Chapter

By Tim Lawrence
Published: 09 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... Mudd Club Steve Mass downtown art scene punk disco ...
Book Chapter

By The Project on Vegas
Published: 07 September 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7523-4
... social media Downtown Project immersive experience augmented space global city ...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... The opening months of 1981 witnessed an intensification of the conversation that had begun to take place between downtown artists, new wave musicians, and graffiti writers. Diego Cortez curated the New York/New Wave exhibition at PS1. Keith Haring curated the Lower Manhattan Drawing Show...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... A largely discrete set of practices that took root in the Bronx and Brooklyn—quick-mix DJ-ing, mc rapping, the dance style known as breaking, and graffiti art—started to permeate the outer margins of the downtown scene during late 1979 and 1980. Graffiti artist Fred Brathwaite/Fab 5 Freddy led...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... Initially working in collaboration with Diego Cortez and Anya Phillips, Steve Mass opened the Mudd Club on White Street in the autumn of 1978. He sought to create a hangout for the downtown art crowd, punks, and miscellaneous others while ridiculing the ostentatiousness of the midtown...
Published: 07 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375234-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7523-4
.... CityCenter exemplifies the shift away from local geography and history toward a global city characterized by the same neoliberal discourse of freedom, security, individualism, and choice. The city’s new Downtown Project makes online communities and connectivity the models for urban neighborhoods and how...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 07 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373186-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7318-6
...Introduction The introduction draws attention to the “many Limas”—that is, the city’s heterogeneity. For some, Lima is the colonial downtown, with lovely baroque churches and ever fewer colonial mansions. For others, Lima is the shiny San Isidro financial district; the chic Larcomar Mall...
Book Chapter

By Tim Lawrence
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 01 January 2009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9085-5
Book Chapter

By Tim Lawrence
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 01 January 2009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9085-5