clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

CurbedWire: Care You For This Conceptual Art?, Fairway Red Hook Update, More on the JonesBoard

JERSEY CITYThe Precipice Alliance needs a little help with some giant art commissioned from conceptual artist Mary Ellen Carroll. From the inbox: "The piece is a 900-foot long neon sign which spells out the phrase: IT IS GREEN THINKS NATURE EVEN IN THE DARK. It's currently installed in the former American Can manufacturing buildings in Jersey City, NJ, and we are looking for a permanent home." Any takers? [CurbedWire Inbox]

RED HOOKThose amazing apartments above the Fairway are finally ready, sez a tipster: "Thought you'd like to know we got a call yesterday that the Fairway apartments now have their certificate of occupancy. Move-ins start sometime in April." [CurbedWire Inbox]

NOHOHelpful commenters point out that the mystery structure on Great Jones and Lafayette is shaping up to be a billboard. Sample intel: "A neighbor on Great Jones Street says BILLBOARD!!!" [CurbedWire Inbox]

EAST VILLAGE Responding to a unanswered Rumblings, an operative emails, "427 east 12th is going to be a 6 story condo. The little custom stone importer I work for is actually doing the facade, white marble imported from our friends in Jaipur, India." [CurbedWire Inbox]

427 East 12th Street

427 East 12th Street, New York, NY 10009