Make Music New York! 2016

June 22, 2016By Spaceworks

Make Music New York is a free musical celebration on the longest day of the year. On June 21st, we gathered at Spaceworks @ Williamsburgh Library to celebrate one year in partnership with Brooklyn Public Library with a day of free music in partnership with Make Music New York.

Young Writers: Shake on the Block 2016

June 1, 2016By Spaceworks

This free seven-week workshop helps young writers (ages 13-18) to discover the magic, fun and some would say craziness of the immortal bard through playwriting, adaptation and performance. Mondays and Wednesdays, 3:30-5:30pmJuly 6, 2016 to August 17, 2016Spaceworks @ Williamsburgh Library240 Division Ave, Floor 2, Brooklyn Over the course of the workshop, students work on breaking down Shakespeare’s … Read More

Spaceworks Bronx Community Artist Grant

May 1, 2016By Spaceworks

The Spaceworks Bronx Community Artist Grant program seeks to enhance connections between artists and communities in the Bronx. The program will award grants to emerging Bronx-based artists to support and develop creative projects. Projects must be community-based and emphasize social engagement, community involvement, and collaboration. Grants will range from $1,000-$2,000. Projects must be developed and completed during the grant … Read More

Spaceworks Showcase

February 22, 2016By Spaceworks

On February 18th & 19th, we were proud to present the first Spaceworks Showcase in partnership with The Tank NYC and Spaceworks Artist and Tank Curator Marc Andrew Nuñez. The event brought together Spaceworks Artists across disciplines and boroughs to share work that they’ve developed at Spaceworks. For many, it was their first time meeting and … Read More

Open Call: Spaceworks Showcase

January 5, 2016By Spaceworks

Spaceworks is partnering with The Tank NYC to host the first ever Spaceworks Showcase! This program will highlight the talents of up to 20 Spaceworks artists/groups in two nights of performances in the Times Square district. All disciplines are welcome to apply. Selected artists will be contacted in late January. Submission deadline: 1/24/2016 before 11:59pm.    The Opportunity: Share your work in … Read More

Gowanus Open Studios 2015

October 19, 2015By Spaceworks

Gowanus Open Studios, aka GOS, is a free annual weekend event that takes place in October. Artists in the Gowanus neighborhood (and slightly beyond) open their studio doors and welcome the public to view art, meet the artists, learn about the process of art-making, and get a glimpse of the life of artists. This year, … Read More

Leaders of Afro-Puerto Rican Project BombaYo Share Their Cultural Practice

July 22, 2015By Spaceworks

“Boom, bap, bap, bap! Boom bap, bap, bap!” The call of drums reverberates at Spaceworks @ Williamsburgh Library, signifying a celebration of old and new. BombaYo, a youth project dedicated to preserving the rich Afro-Puerto Rican tradition of Bomba, is anointing this newly renovated space with the centuries-old song, dance, and drum that is rich … Read More

Young Writers: Shake On The Block 2015

June 1, 2015By Spaceworks

This free seven-week workshop helps young writers (ages 13-18) to discover the magic, fun and some would say craziness of the immortal bard through playwriting, adaptation and performance. Mondays and Wednesdays, 3:30-5:30pmJune 29, 2015 to August 5, 2015Spaceworks @ Williamsburgh Library240 Division Ave, Floor 2, Brooklyn Over the course of the workshop, students work on breaking down Shakespeare’s … Read More

Make Music New York! 2014

June 22, 2014By Spaceworks

On June 21st, we gathered at Spaceworks Long Island City for Make Music New York, a free musical celebration on the longest day of the year.

Long Island City Ribbon Cutting

August 20, 2013By Spaceworks

Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks at the ribbon cutting of Spaceworks Long Island City, featuring subsidized artist workspace including three rehearsal rooms and one music studio. Council Member Jimmy Van Bramer speaks at the ribbon cutting of Spaceworks Long Island City, featuring subsidized artist workspace including three rehearsal rooms and one music studio. Spaceworks Executive Director … Read More