Fluxhouse Cooperative II

Fluxhouse Cooperative II (HM2JRI)

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N 40° 43.424', W 74° 0.084'

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Creative Time Presents

— One Day It Will Please Us To Remember Even This —

At this site stood Fluxhouse Cooperative II, the first co-op in SoHo and the location of performances by Alan Kaprow, Yoko Ono, and Richard Foreman's Ontological-Hysteric Theater. George Maciunas, a founding member of Fluxus, purchased 80 Wooster Street in 1968 with a vision of making SoHo a mecca for artists, architects, composers, and designers. Maciunas occupied the basement while the first floor was home to Jonas Mekas' Film Makers Cinematheque, a combination theater and performance space. This tree and the one to the south were transplanted by Maciunas from a nearby abandoned lot. When city officials confronted Maciunas, he suggested they remove the tiny trees themselves; they never returned. The trees, now over 30 feet tall, have become a symbol of SoHo's recent history as a residential district.
No. 33 of 33 sites commemorating important moments in NYC and Creative Time's History, 1974-2007
Placed ByCreative Time
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Date Added Tuesday, August 20th, 2019 at 8:01am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 584334 N 4508569
Decimal Degrees40.72373333, -74.00140000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 43.424', W 74° 0.084'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 43' 25.44" N, 74° 0' 5.04" W
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