EAST HARLEM?The Museum of the City of New York's "Making Room" exhibition, which looks at new housing models to match demographic change?and where we spent 24 hours living in a micro-unit?has been extended through September 15. (It was originally set to close over Labor Day weekend.) The museum will also be giving away one piece of furniture from the micro-unit, the foldable ottomon/coffee table called the cubista. It was one of our favorite pieces of the unit, though we also had a little trouble putting it together. [CurbedWire Inbox]
HELL'S KITCHEN?A reader writes in with an inquiry about a structure that appeared on the roof of the old Mercedes building at 11th Avenue and 40th Street.
Can anyone shed light on what this is? [CurbedWire Inbox]