When two colossal entities such as BMW and Guggenheim get together to transform a vacant lot in New York City into a fully-functioning event space for an evening of music curated by Thurston Moore, long-lost footage from TV Party (1978–1982) presented by Glenn O’Brien, and summer fare by Roberta’s, you know THE INKWELL is going to be there to support. I popped in on the festivities after a long day at the office to unwind, listen to some cool vibes and catch up with old friends while making new ones. Here’s a taste of what Eye Spy’d down on Houston street.
The BMW Guggenheim Lab is a mobile urban laboratory that will launch in New York City on August 3, 2011, before traveling to Berlin and Asia in a six-year initiative that will explore innovative ideas and designs for city life. For more information, please visit http://www.bmwguggenheimlab.org.