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Nigerian-American painter makes TIME’s 100 most influential list

… become known for his process of basing portraits off photographs of everyday people he meets on city streets around the world. It’s a method he first started using in Harlem, where these amateur models would choose classical images as … Continue reading

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How Do Empty Storefronts Affect West Harlem?

There is no empty space in Oasis Jimma Juice Bar. What part of the shop isn’t occupied by people and food is still full to bursting with smell and sound. The sharp, clean scents of fresh fruit and turmeric jostle … Continue reading

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Lender on distressed Harlem site is already cashing out after auction win

Shortly after buying a distressed Harlem development site at an auction late last year, RWN Real Estate Partners is selling it to Happy Living Development, one of the … Happy Living is also currently developing a 25-unit Prospect Heights condo … Continue reading

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Manhattan area guide: where to stay in NYC

Everyone knows that Harlem is one of the most culturally diverse areas in Manhattan. It’s renowned for it’s iconic jazz clubs, theaters and soul-food restaurants. Commonly identified as a centre for African-American culture, Harlem is home to some of the … Continue reading

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