Carol Parkinson

Carol Parkinson
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Tue, 10/23/2018 - 10:49
When did you live in SoHo?

1975-1992

Where did you live in SoHo?

I sublet an apartment on 80 Wooster when I was in school, another apartment on 446 Broadway, then moved to 361 Canal Street in 1976

What was your occupation when you lived in SoHo?

first an art student, then a resident working in the arts

What do you miss most about SoHo in the 1970s?

The cheap living lofts

What do you miss least about SoHo in the 1970s?

The workers during the day on the loading docks.

If you no longer live in SoHo, why did you leave?

We moved to Tribeca in 1992 because we needed more space for our family.

What is your most vivid SoHo memory?

Visiting George Maciunas's apartment in the basement of 80 Wooster Street and visiting Jack Smith's apartment on Mercer Street.