Jim Power's mosaic lampposts were reinstalled in the newly renovated Astor Place plaza. A dedication ceremony is taking place today, December 1st at 4:30 p.m.
The Astor Place redesign project will include 10 mosaic poles that were part of Jim Power's (aka the Mosaic Man)'s original Mosaic Trail in the East Village.
Besides the amazingly diverse population, the community gardens, the graffiti, and the air of resistance, one of the East Village’s
Eric Ferrara of the East Village History Project/East Village Visitors Center unveils layers of history on St. Mark's Place.