• 12-turn-13

    space type: parties, events | neighborhood: clinton hill | active since: 1998 | links: website, facebook Art party space 12-turn-13 sits in a huge industrial building dating back to the 1930s, one of only two remaining structures from the …

  • dead herring

    space type: apartment & music | neighborhood: williamsburg | active: 2007–2013 | links: myspace, facebook, twitter For most of its run, Dead Herring—an apartment that sometimes doubled as a DIY music and occasional theatre space was fairly averse …

  • swimming cities

    neighborhood: gowanus (and the world!) | space type: art collective | active since: 2001 | links: website, blog, facebook, twitter update, Nov 2011: Want to see some absolutely amazing photos from Swimming Cities’ incredible trip down the …

  • the lab (electric warehouse)

    neighborhood: bed-stuy | space type: parties | active since: ? | links: website The Lab—or as it’s known to the dance kids and hipsters, Electric Warehouse—is a 10,000-sq-ft underground party space deep in Bed-Stuy. Once upon a time it was …

  • egg & dart club

    neighborhood: ft. greene | space type: social club | active: 2010–2012 | links: blog, facebook Egg & Dart was a social club just off the Brooklyn Navy Yard in Ft. Greene run by Alita and Angie, service-industry veterans who …

  • house of yes

    neighborhood: east williamsburg | space type: performance venue | active since: 2008 | links: website, facebook, twitter update, summer 2014: In sad but of course not shocking news, the House of Yes lost their East Williamsburg lease in …

  • werdink / ninja pyrate

    neighborhood: east williamsburg | space type: screenprinting \ events | active since: 2010 links (werdink): site, blog, myspace, facebook | link (ninja pyrate): facebook contact (werdink): contact@werdink.com; 917.204.2976 | contact (ninja pyrate): ninjapyrates@gmail.com…

  • big sky works

    neighborhood: williamsburg | space type: circus | active since: 2011 | links: website, facebook, twitter When I was in college in New Jersey, we used to come to Brooklyn to hunt for weirdness as much as we could. …