News & Events

Westbeth's newsletter launched

A Kinship with Westbeth, The New York Times, Jan. 17, 2014

Home is Where the Art Is: Westbeth Opens Its Doors To Literary Looky-Loos, The New York Observer, May 7, 2013

West Village Original: Barbara Garson -- profiled in WestView News

"Graham after Graham," from the blog of The New Yorker's Joan Acocella, Jan. 9, 2013

"West Village Artists Work to Pick Up the Pieces Post-Sandy," New York 1 feature on Westbeth and some of its residents.

Westbeth and its residents suffered millions of dollars in damages as a consequence of Hurricane Sandy. An almost daily recounting of Sandy and its aftermath can be found at the Westbeth Corp. Facebook page

Changes come to the Lower West Side, The New York Times, Sept. 21, 2012

Betty Layne, photojournalist of protest movements, The New York Times, Sept. 21, 2012

"Surprise Bounty for a Cleanup Artist" at Westbeth, The New York Times, Aug. 12, 2012

"After an artist's death, his home becomes a work of art," Barton Benes, Westbeth artist, The New York Times, July 18, 2012

Westbeth secures financing for major structural repairs, The Villager, July 12, 2012

Transport: Farewell Merce Cunningham Dance Studio, a short memoir by Anita Cheng

Slideshow: Westbeth Renovation Phase I: Ribbon Cutting for Weatherization Assistance Program

Martha Graham Company Moves to Westbeth, WestView News, June 2012

Lens: Evelyn Hofer's New York

Anita Steckel, an appreciation, Artforum, Summer 2012

Martha Graham Center of Contemporary Dance moves to Westbeth

"An Enclave of Artists, Reluctant to Leave," The New York Times, Nov. 22, 2011

Bob Gruen Captures the World of Rock in Photos, The New York Times, Oct. 13, 2011

 A Week in Culture: Amelie Nothomb, The Paris Review Daily, May 5, 2011

Square Feet and Human Feet: Making a Building Move to the Music, The New York Times, May 2, 2011 

A Literary Safari, The New Yorker Book Bench, April 29, 2011

Composer, Neighbor, but Mostly, a Friend, Westview, May 2010

Secrets of surviving an art commune: Westbeth at 40, The Villager, Sept. 30, 2010

Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation gives Regina Kellerman award to Westbeth, The Villager, June 9, 2010

Two Minutes with ... Artist Edith Stephen, WNYC Radio, Feb. 25, 2010

Westbeth at a Generational Divide, Part I, December 2009 Westview, Part II,  January 2010 Westview

New York City Landmarks Commission schedules hearing on designating Westbeth

Westbeth mortgage is sold, but won't affect operations, The Villager, Sept. 3, 2009

 Rooms: Sitting in Silence, a Visionary's Studio, The New York Times, Sept. 3, 2009 

Habitats: Karen in Wonderland, The New York Times, March 6, 2009 

Westbeth Comes of Age: A Unique Artists' Complex Tries to Stay Afloat, The Villager, Jan. 7, 2009

Karl Bissinger, Portraitist, Dies at 94, The New York Times, Nov. 25, 2008

Jane Bolmeir's Art Blooms in Greenwich Village, Style Century Magazine, November 2008

Streetscape: As Park Rises, a Time Capsule Remains, The New York Times, May 18, 2008

Roy Lichtenstein Foundation Acquires Harry Shunk Photographic Archive,, Oct. 8, 200 

Westbeth marks 40 years, and it really does "register," The Villager, May 5, 2010

Lens n Loisaida and poet Pinero in new photo book, The Villager, Aug. 11, 2011