East Village in NY to open 3-month long pop-up

MiLES — Made in the Lower East Side — will be partnering with the East Village nonprofit Fourth Arts Blocks starting April 1 for three months to operate a 300-square-foot storefront at 75 E. Fourth St. as a versatile community space that has the ability to turn from an office for freelancers into pop-up shop in mere moments.

The group hopes the small-scale experiment will prove the idea’s feasibility of turning numerous vacant lots in the area into rental spaces by the hour or day for community meetings, art exhibitions, pop-up stores or even potluck dinners.

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