• the muse

    space type: aerialist venue | neighborhood: williamsburg, bushwick | active since: 2011 | links: website, facebook, twitter Update, spring 2015: Last winter, Vice magazine took over two adjoining buildings on the Williamsburg waterfront, evicting several underground spaces in …

  • red lotus room

    space type: parties | neighborhood: crown heights | active since: 2009 | link: blog, facebook The Red Lotus Room is breathtaking. The first time I went was for BANZAI!!!!!, a surreally crazy art and performance party, full of …

  • 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. …

  • shea stadium

    neighborhood: east williamsburg | space type: music space | active since: 2009 | links: website, facebook There is something magical about the little corner of East Williamsburg south of Grand Street and east of Bushwick Ave. Within just a …

  • arch p&d

    neighborhood: ridgewood | space type: art studios | active since: 2010 | links: website, tumblr The guys who make up Arch P&D—Evan, Ian, and Zak—are some of the nicest, hardest-working dudes I have ever met. …

  • rubulad

    neighborhood: bed-stuy | space type: parties & art space | active since: 1993 | links: none (sorry!) update December 2011: Rubulad is moving! After  nine years in South Williamsburg and six in Bed-Stuy, this amazing space is hunting for a …

  • bushwick project for the arts

    neighborhood: east williamsburg | space type: art & event space | active: 2009–2011 | link: website Update May 2011. As many know, Bushwick Project for the Arts was also an experiment in radical living environments: all the artists were housed …