Gowanus Your Face Off
Gowanus, Brooklyn
The crack between two hipster neighborhoods, home to the now superfunded Canal, the flash point for the new 'Buy Local' and textile revolutions, & filled with brilliant bohemians. . . this is Gowanus & it’ll awesome your face off.
"Canal" tag

High Canal Water today

If you have ever traveled over the Canal twice in one day you are well aware that the water level changes greatly from morning to night. The water level variation can be from…


The Architect of New Recycling Center (Banks of Gowanus Canal) WSJ Bio Piece

Yesterday’s the Wall Street Journal online delivered a biographic piece on architect Annabelle Selldorf. The piece indicates her overall style and briefly discusses her next project, the new recycling center on the banks…


Stroll along Gowanus Canal – Patch.com Reports

ParkSlopePatch and CarrollGardensPatch took a moment last week, in honor of Earth Day, to talk about the Gowanus Canal. The piece dives into a brief history and talks to locals about the clean…


Show me the Bird. Feather friend in the Gowanus Canal

Yesterday, Gowanus Furniture posted, via twitter, an image of white bird with long legs hanging out in the Gowanus. Seems this guy has been around a least a week probably more because we…


Gowanus Toxic Goo donated to Proteus Gowanus

Brooklyn Paper reports that the EPA is handing over the nasty sediment from the Gowanus Canal. Read the story at: Brooklyn Paper - Sludge of art! Feds hand over Gowanus toxins for museum exhibit


City Address’s Bog of Eternal Stench aka Gowanus Canal

According to the New York Post the City of New York has hired the Gowanus Canal Conservancy to create a natural form of fabris to address the Gowanus Canal’s odorific problem. The City will be…


The Bklyn Yard Returns as the Gowanus Grove

The Bklyn Yard,  the hip outdoor music space on the banks of the Gowanus Canal, –formerly run by Mean Red Productions, returns as the Gowanus Grove starting May 29th, 2011! Read more at…


St. John’s to have Urban River Restorations: Gowanus Canal…Discussion.

St. John’s School of Law School of Law CLE Program to have panel and discussion on Urban River Restoration: Gowanus Canal & Newtown Creak. Details: Urban Rivers Restoration: The Gowanus Canal and Newtown…


Gowanus Lowline Competition Extended

You still have a chance to make some dough for your design of the Gowanus Lowline(original report here). The competition dates have been extended. Registration deadline was originally 4/1/2011, but now is 5/1/2011 Submission…


Gowanus Canal, Search for some Revolutionary War Items & Other Places to Look

It is extremely exciting to hear that parts of several old ships might be sitting at the bottom of the Gowanus Canal. The Post this morning put out it’s own article talking about…

Lavender Lake – documentary on the Gowanus Canal

Gowanus Your Face Off © 2011 All Rights Reserved

Gowanus, Brooklyn

Creative/Design by BenWonderful

Layout by WPSHOWER

Powered by WordPress