We all have a right to peace. #PeaceDay is September 21
In honor of Peace Day I asked some of my friends and colleagues, at the Roger Smith Hotel, what peace means to them. Some of the answers are surprising and shed light on how people are thinking about the concept of peace. My feeling
Roger Smith Stories
Midtown Electric Rocketship Rides (in a Tesla)
Long ago when ancient man first discovered fire and made the first shoes and cloaks from animal hides and plant fibers, these same tribes dreamed of driving in electric
How a House Party Changed My Life. Reflection on Time Spent at Roger Smith.
My name is Travon Surgeon, and I’m 26 years old. I’ve lived in New York City all of my life, but it’s time for me to move on.
Observations From The Office Window This Week…Notes on Unsuspecting Humans Around 47th and Lexington
The RS offices sit on the second floor, looking over the intersection of 47th Street and Lexington Avenue. Midtown is a strange and wonderful place. The spectrum of characters
September In The Lobby: Selected Works by Cora Jane Glasser
Since childhood, Glasser has been influenced by the architectural structures of New York City; construction and demolition sites have long fascinated her.
Graphic Novelist Danica Novgorodoff Retells an Icelandic Folktale in Lily’s Bar
In a mural that will span the walls of the bar, Novgorodoff will retell an Icelandic folktale ‘The Mermaid of Sléttusandur’
Our Wall on 47th St Hosts a Electric Summer Mural by Daniel Mailer
The Roger Smith Hotel is thrilled to present a mural on our 47th Street wall, by Danielle Mailer, called Night Bird. Mailer uses animal themes as her primary subject.
The Window at 125
“Lunch Special” A Video Piece by Adi Shniderman and Merav Ezer, A Couple of Artists
LUNCH SPECIAL Merav Ezer and Adi Schneiderman Presented by Mica Scalin September 18 – October 6 The Window at 125 plays host to “Lunch Special”, a work by Merav
The Introducing Series Season 6 Kicks off with Jason Alexander Byers
Byers’ most recent art project involves tracing the positive and negative space of New York City’s churches—using tar, watercolors, and india ink.
2 Weeks of Live Performance at The Window at 125
The Window at 125 Presents The Introducing Series: Season 5 ROVE presents Close Encounters Installation occurs from 8am-7pm every day. Come by anytime!
Let’s Talk Pop-Ups! Join us for a Shopify meet up @RShotel! @lionesquegroup @shopify
Learn the in’s to pop-up retail strategies with The Lionesque Group. From purpose to launch, we will cover the necessary tool kit for preparing a successful pop-up store.
Top 5 reasons why you need a hat in the city!
1. Its cold, you lose heat directly from the top of your head. 2. No one has time to worry about their hair in the morning or lack of…
Johnnie-O ‘s West Coast Prep Returns to NY
The summer is back and so returns LA Based, Johnnie-O, a unique emerging apparel and lifestyle brand that merges the casual West Coast style with the refined East Coast