Tag: Meatpacking District

Anybody who has lived in NYC for the last few decades has undoubtedly seen the drastic transformation of the Meatpacking District from an industrial afterthought to a hip, expensive shopping and party scene. Brian Rose has witnessed this transformation first-hand and made an account of the change in a new book called Metamorphosis: Meatpacking District 1985-2013. […]

This was a nice random find. Jarrett Robertson has uploaded a video to YouTube called ‘Dead Tracks’ that talks about the history of The High Line and gives a good number of photos and videos of the tracks before it was turned into a park. I remember being up here before the park and this is […]

This is so neat. Wish I could see this in person. The installation is made by Matthias Hollwich and Marc Kushner of HollwichKushner (HWKN), and is on display in the Meatpacking District in NYC.

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Beginning mid-January, if you would like to ice skate in a brand-new rink here in NYC, you can head over to The Standard New York in the Meatpacking District and skate your heart out. The 3000-square-foot rink will be $12 for admission and $3 for 3 different types of skates. On top of that, you […]

Last night, Target held a huge event at The Standard Hotel in the Meatpacking District to show off some incredibly mesmerizing light show involving all of the rooms on the south side of The Standard. The light show was amazing to say the least and I hope Target ends up doing this again some time. […]