The crowdfunding website moves next month into the up-and-coming north Brooklyn neighborhood.
The arrival of Tørst did not happen by chance. Rather, it is a story about a city, forever in the process of reinvention, that has worked hard to connect itself to other cities around the world.
He made a guitar from a toothbrush, machine gun and chandelier. He built a piano that creates music by combining sound from various radiostations. Ken Butler is a artist and a musician from Greenpoint who makes instruments out of NYC’s garbage. Hybrid visions of Ken Butler from The Brooklyn Ink on Vimeo.
Debbie Tuch scours the globe for interesting fruits and candy to turn into jewelry in her Greenpoint, Brooklyn studio.
Six women sat on comfy couches and massaged their bellies. They spoke about sleeping habits, organic food and midwives. They introduced each other and instead of giving an age, they proudly talked about how far along they were in their pregnancies. Faced with the plethora of products for their babies, the group of pregnant Brooklynites […]
For the past two years, the Tri-Lox worshop, located in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, has been producing furniture, decor and art installations made predominantly from reclaimed materials. Instead of cutting down more of our forests, the men behind Tri-Lox have come up with unique ways to give old wood a new life.
Visitors still made reservations, but this was no ordinary Valentine’s Day outing. Couples celebrated the holiday at a wastewater treatment plant in Greenpoint.
Valentine’s Day can stink even when you have a date.
The transformation of Union Avenue is one of several initiatives currently being pursued by local officials, non-profits and citizen activist groups to address the severe lack of open space in this historically park-poor community.