Reflecting on Calling The Circle

April 4, 2018By Spaceworks

Project Director Preeti Sodhi reflects on Calling the Circle, an event series focused on community storytelling and art-sharing grounded in our identities, cultures and creative expressions.

ROOTS PARTY: A Making And Conversation Space

October 30, 2017By Spaceworks

Last week, we gathered at Spaceworks @ Williamsburgh Library for a ROOTS PARTY, a making and conversation space where people can gather to make roots and discuss issues surrounding life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.

Dance in Other Spaces: A Celebration of Community, Music and Dance

June 5, 2017By Spaceworks

We teamed up with Dance Lit Grantee Melinda González, TiLLT Magazine’s Megan Curet, and Pedestrian Wanderlust to host a free, all-day event celebrating community, music and dance. 2pm-3pm: Discussion Panel, Where is Dance Going?Curated and hosted by TiLLT Magazine editors Nicole Zee and Megan Curet. Panelists: Rami Shafi, Christine Bonansea Saulut and Melinda González. 5pm-7:30pm: Closing … Read More

Spaceworks and El Puente CADRE Dance Lit Residency

March 7, 2017By Spaceworks

The Spaceworks and El Puente CADRE Dance Lit Residency is a community-based residency program for dancemakers to build deeper connections with communities where they create work. As part of this program, Spaceworks and El Puente awarded residencies to artists from CADRE, El Puente’s network of mostly Latino community artists, artisans and cultural workers rooted in North Brooklyn, … Read More

Spaceworks Awards 2016 Bronx Community Artist Grants

August 16, 2016By Spaceworks

The aim of the Spaceworks Bronx Community Artist Grant program is to enhance formal and informal connections between artists and communities in the Bronx. Awarded grants ranging from $1,000-2,000 will support emerging Bronx-based artists in developing creative projects that are community-based with an emphasis on social engagement, community involvement, and collaboration. We were thrilled to receive applications from artists all … Read More