Volume 79, Number 02 | June 17 - 23, 2009
West and East Village, Chelsea, Soho, Noho, Little Italy, Chinatown and Lower East Side, Since 1933

Villager photos by Clayton Patterson

Mixed media: Seen around the Downtown arts scene

From top to bottom: Lorraine Leckie — wife of Billy Leroy of Billy’s Antiques & Props on East Houston St. — and her Demons playing folk rock at the Bowery Ballroom; Lower East Side restaurateur Lucien Bahaj, left, and actor Waris Ahluwalia (“The Darjeeling Limited”) at the recent opening of former Warhol Factory painter/poet Rene Ricard’s “The Torturer’s Apprentice” at Half Gallery on Forsyth St.; Grammy-winning singer Maya Azucena and musician Robert Aaron — who performed at the White House with Mick Jagger — at Collective Hardware on the Bowery earlier this month when Beyond Race magazine was filming a TV pilot on musical figures.

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