Skip to content
art walk

Street Art of the Lower East Side

Street Art of the Lower East Side

Duration:1.5 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English
Just booked! Get your spot before it's too late.

About your host

I'm an artist and walking guide that has been living in NYC for 15 years. After teaching at the Cleveland Museum of Art & graduate school, I moved and began work at the Brooklyn Museum. I've also worked at a Lower East Side art school and cathedral museum in Manhattan and historic house museum & an old Navy Yard in Brooklyn. I do art walks via @GothamSideWalks- my company of 1!
Rich
Rich
Rich
Rich

What we’ll do

NYC community gardens are not the only things to bloom in the Spring. The streets awaken & heat up. Crazy colors, messages & meanings emerge. We'll see the latest walls by big international artists, & local artists of every type. It's all relevant. Urban history is sprinkled in to provide context and connect dots. Artists & gallery folks sometimes hop into the dialogue, as does a customized…

What else you should know

Wear comfortable, weather-appropriate attire. A water bottle and camera are recommended, as is some cash for snacks, drinks and shopping in this eclectic corner of NYC before or after the tour.

What I’ll provide

Equipment
Your very own NYC-based street artist SLAP (sticker), MAP w/ personalized recs, SUMMARY of tour artists & info sent via Airbnb Messages

What to bring

camera
water bottle
curiousity

Guest photos

Guest reviews

Navigation section for review pages

Where you'll be

There are nearly 200 art galleries on the Lower East Side, and we'll visit a few of the most relevant shows. Focus is on the legacy of art in the 'hood. Think CBGBs and the famed Downtown art scene of 60s and 70s, murals (legal and otherwise), art filled alleys and quirky artist-run spaces. It's a place where world class artists collaborate and decorate... and have been for decades. Special guests often pop up. Come see and hear for yourself!

Upcoming availability

Sat, Jun 29    From 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM.
$30 per person
7 of 10 spots left
Just booked! Get your spot before it's too late.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 12 and up can attend.

More tips

Wear comfortable, weather-appropriate attire. A water bottle and camera are recommended, as is some cash for snacks, drinks and shopping in this eclectic corner of NYC before or after the tour.
Rich
art walk
Street Art of the Lower East Side
115 reviews
$30 per person
115 reviews
$30 per person