New York winters are nasty, brutish and long. Park Here was a nice alternative, not just from winter, but also from the endless string of shopping pop ups around Christmas. Instead of more sales, Openhouse created an indoor space that was free to the public during the day and full of private events at night.
Kemberly Richardson of ABC News came down to check out Openhouse’s Park Here, an original public pop up that ran for a month and a half in Nolita in early 2011. She talks to parents of young children who are enjoying the safe, dry park, a welcome escape from New York’s blistering winter. Richardson also talks with Robin Halter of … Read More
http://nymag.com/homedesign/features/70429/?mid=371686&rid=422565550&mboxSession=422565550 “A Nice Warm Place to Park It” If you’re susceptible to seasonal affective disorder, or just bummed out by large expanses of gray snow, find a haven in Nolita next week at the Openhouse Gallery. The 4,500-square-foot space is transforming itself into Park Here, a pop-up “public indoor park” complete with benches and faux grassy knolls designed by decorators … Read More
Check it out! http://www.refinery29.com/openhouse-gallery-pop-up-park.php