• pioneer works

    space type: nonprofit, skillshare, gallery | neighborhood: red hook | active since: 2012 | links: website, facebook, twitter, wikipedia Pioneer Works is huge. It’s around 27,000 square feet with 40-foot ceilings, which is just truly, absolutely …

  • uniondocs

    space type: movies, event space, nonprofit | neighborhood: williamsburg | active since: 2005 | links: website, facebook, twitter UnionDocs is a center focused on documentary art in all its facets. They put on about 100 events a year—primarily …

  • brooklyn historical society

    space type: museum, nonprofit | neighborhood: brooklyn heights | active since: 1863 | links: website, facebook, twitter The Brooklyn Historical Society is definitely a bit more conventional than the spaces I usually cover here. But this is a …

  • no-space

    space type: activism | neighborhood: greenpoint | active since: 2011 | links: website, facebook, twitter No-Space is the current workshop for Not An Alternative, an art-and-activism collective that works to affect politics and culture through organizing, education, …

  • flux factory

    neighborhood: long island city | space type: art collective, nonprofit | active since: 1994 | links: website, facebook, twitter Yes, I know Flux Factory is in Queens. For what it’s worth, they actually started in Brooklyn—in the Monster …

  • south oxford space

    space type: rehearsal & performance space | neighborhood: ft. greene | active since: 2000 | links: website, facebook A.R.T. New York (the Alliance of Resident Theatres) has been supporting nonprofit theatre groups for forty years. They provide all …

  • chez bushwick

    space type: dance studio | neighborhood: bushwick | active since: 2002 | links: website, facebook, myspace Chez Bushwick, an artist-run dance studio and performance space, is one of the vanguards of the modern incarnation of Bushwick as an …