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
“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
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
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.
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