Arts & Culture / New York

Downtown Doodler: Temple Court Doodle

Located at 5 Beekman Street, Temple Court has been closed to the public for many years. This architectural gem sits across the street from the Potter Building, which I dutifully drew last year.

The facade caught my eye because I have a soft place in my heart for brick buildings from the late 1880s. Something about the …

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Arts & Culture / New York

Parisians vs. New Yorkers Live Illustration Event (SLIDESHOW)

Last Thursday, Untapped Cities hosted “Parisians vs. New Yorkers” a live illustration session with our columnists David Cessac, Kit Mills (The Art of Style) and the Downtown Doodler at the beautiful French Embassy on 79th Street and 5th Avenue. The event was moderated by Becky Cooper, author of Mapping Manhattan: a Love (and Sometimes Hate) Story …

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Architecture / New York

Untapped Cites & the French Embassy present “Parisians vs. New Yorkers”

Join us for a special event inside the gorgeous French Embassy on 5th Avenue and 79th Street next Thursday, May 2nd from 6:30-8:30pm. In “Parisians vs. New Yorkers,” Untapped Cities invites audience members, Twitter followers and Google Hangout attendees to imagine scenes in NYC and Paris, which will then be live drawn by illustrators David Cessac (Paris), Kit Mills (NYC) and The Downtown …

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