In April, Foundation World teamed up with Openhouse to raise money for Japanese earthquake relief efforts. Foundation World connects New York and Tokyo artists and creators and filled Openhouse with original art for a silent auction. Red Bull TV came down to cover the event and interviewed Yuko and Tanya Arawaka, two of the organizers for Foundation World’s Project 311 … Read More
Even with 1.6 million people in Manhattan, there’s rarely a grilled cheese party. The comfort food that gained popularity during the Great Depression doesn’t do well as a restaurant’s main dish either. Ludlow Street’s Grilled Cheese NYC closed down in ’06 after six years of fair to moderate success. Make a grilled cheese the main attraction at a pop up, … Read More
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.