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by artist Urs Fischer and featured over 70 of
Also included in the book are artistic works
by creative partner Eagleton, Hope Atherton,
Darren Bader, Matthew Barney, Cassandra
MacLeod and many others.
Renovations on Mina’s began on March
1 and the restaurant’s kitchen and interiors
will be designed by Eagleton and architect
Isobel Herbold. Mina’s will also include plant
design by the New York-based company Fleu-rotica
and a natural wine program selected
by Molly McIver.
Museum patrons at 22-25 Jackson
Ave. have had the pleasure of dining at
M. Wells Dinette since it opened in 2012.
Quebec native chef Hugue Dufour and
his wife Sarah Obraitis ran the restaurant
and recalled the “festive and adventurous
run” they had over nearly seven years as
“Our time at the Dinette was always excit-ing
and we couldn’t be more proud of what
we’ve done during our stay at MoMA PS1.
For the better part of this decade, we have
been like no other place on the planet. The
experiences will never be forgotten,” the
M. Wells Dinette team wrote in an online
The pair’s other venture, M. Wells Steak-house
at 43-15 Crescent St., remains open,
according to MoMA PS 1.
“Don’t be afraid, their acclaimed M. Wells
Steakhouse is just a few blocks away and will
continue to be a treasured part of our Long
Island City family,” said MoMA PS 1 on their
Mackerel and summer tomatoes
Braised green beans and roasted
sardines with lemon