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Attention, retailers: You too could someday charge $98 for a Bowery-themed t-shirt if you act fast. Morrison Hotel, the legitimately rock-historical art gallery that shares the former home of CBGBs with John Varvatos, is moving out. The gallery has several other locations, but the Bowery one is their largest. When it moved in over a year ago, we rejoiced that it wasn't "something completely soul-crushing," but will the space get another chance? The broker for the site tells us he's talked to "a lot of retailers, restaurateurs and bar operators," but nothing's been concluded yet.
· Varvatos Celebrates the Bowery, One $98 Tee at a Time [Racked]
· GFI Retail Featured Listing [GFI]
· Morrison Hotel Gallery [Official Site]