A Sotheby’s Vet Aims To Bring Downtown’s Spirit Uptown

The new gallery space LX (that’s Roman numeral for 60) is aiming to bring the boundary-pushing, interdisciplinary, and after-hours spirit of the downtown art world to the avid collectors forty blocks north.

“60th Street is the most vibrant block on the Upper East Side,” founder Louis Buckworth said. He added, “There has been a real renaissance in these few block in the last three to four years.” Indeed, LX’s new neighbors include destination restaurant Le Bilboquet, along with cultural mainstays such as the French Institute Alliance Francaise.

Read the rest of Elizabeth’s article on Garage.

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