Tag: East River

I’m personally a bit skeptical about this +Pool project turning out exactly as its creators imagine. The East River is notoriously filthy and I can’t imagine that somebody hasn’t already tried to filter its water for use and failed miserably (or given up). I mean, it’s a lot of water to fill a pool, not […]

Aww, what a delightful but sad short film directed by Michael Tyburski about a man named August who leaves life in NYC behind to live on a boat.


Curbed¬†has details on the East River Blueway plans which will hopefully revitalize Manhattan’s East Side near the Brooklyn Bridge. The plans call for an actual sand beach underneath the Brooklyn Bridge and a pedestrian bridge design that doubles as a storm surge wall for the East River ConEd facility. As you might imagine, the plans […]

FRANKENSTORM: From Across The East River from John Mattiuzzi on Vimeo. Playful at first, and then the filmmaker John Mattiuzzi and others realize that this isn’t a joke. [via]