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Miscellaneous Events: The Lower East Side History Project Presents: Bohemia and Counterculture

May 6, 2010

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Explore the pioneering Downtown artists who helped defined NYC for over a century; From the Ashcan, New York and Neo Expressionists Schools of art to "loft jazz," coffee houses, Nuyorican arts, the punks of CBGB's, and everything in between.

Film Screening Pull My Daisy will be shown with a discussion led by Cary Abrams from the Lower East Side History Project.