• mas house

    [I’m counting down to the release of the Brooklyn Spaces book by doing one mini-post per day, sharing teasers of some of the places you’ll find in it.] neighborhood: bed-stuy | space type: communal living | active: 2009–2015 | links:…

  • time’s up

    neighborhood: williamsburg | space type: community space, skillshare, activism | active since: 1987 | links: website, wikipedia, facebook, twitter, flickr Environmental-activism nonprofit Time’s Up is actually one of the very first spaces I profiled when I …

  • 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, …

  • the illuminator

    space type: maker, activism | neighborhood: ft. greene & all over | active since: 2012 | links: website, facebook, twitter For many involved in the Occupy Wall Street movement, the two-month anniversary last November was a galvanizing moment. …

  • #occupywallstreet art show

    space type: art gallery | neighborhood: wall street | active: october 2011 | links: website Over the course of doing this site, I’ve gotten away with profiling a few spaces in Ridgewood, since they were only a block or two …

  • time’s up

    neighborhood: williamsburg | space type: community space, skillshare | active since: 1987 | links: website, wikipedia, facebook, twitter Time’s Up is an all-volunteer, nonprofit environmental advocacy group. They do about 200 themed group bike rides a year, …