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OFFBEATS Sidewalk Book Launch
September 10, 2022 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDTFree
Lower East Side artist-archivist Clayton Patterson and author John Strausbaugh come to Printed Matter/St. Marks for a sidewalk launch and sale of their new book OFFBEATS: LOWER EAST SIDE PORTRAITS. It's a collection of their writings about some fascinating Lower East Side figures who have given the neighborhood its unique character. It includes portraits of NO!art founder Boris Lurie; artist and street gang leader Cochise; Yiddish theater star Molly Picon; and R. O. Tyler, aka Dr. Uranian, an early collaborator with Bread & Puppet Theater's Peter Schumann -- and godfather of Printed Matter's Executive Director Max Schumann.
- Printed Matter website: https://www.printedmatter.org/locations/st-marks