chashama Open Studios
Saturday | October 15 | 12 – 5 PM
Sunday | October 16 | 12 – 5 PM
Brooklyn Army Terminal
140 58th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11220
Building A (3-J) & Building B (4-I)
my studio is in Building 3J # A14- the building on the right, closest to the water.
Via Subway: N and R lines to 59th St. in Brooklyn
Via Bus: B9, B11, and B37 lines
Parking- Free, secure on-site parking
Activities at Open Studios:
-FREE tours of the Brooklyn Army Terminal Atrium, brought to you by Turnstile Tours! Tours are 45 minutes and leave from the lobby of Building B, every hour on the hour.
-Live musical performances by youth at The Door – A Center of Alternatives
Join the Conversation – @chashama – #batopenstudios
Participating Artists (artists profiles can be found at www.chashama.org/about/
chashama, which means “to have vision” in Farsi, partners with property owners to activate unused real estate for artists to develop, create, and present. Currently, chashama manages over 125 artist studios, six galleries, five curated office lobbies, two performance venues, and provides affordable artist housing. A connector of art and real estate since 1995, chashama has placed more than 12,000 artists into 60 revitalized spaces and presented over 2,500 free events across New York City.
New York City Economic Development Corporation is the City’s primary vehicle for promoting economic growth in each of the five boroughs. NYCEDC’s mission is to stimulate growth through expansion and redevelopment programs that encourage investment, generate prosperity and strengthen the City’s competitive position. NYCEDC serves as an advocate to the business community by building relationships with companies that allow them to take advantage of New York City’s many opportunities. Find us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter, or visit our blog to learn more about NYCEDC projects and initiatives. www.nycedc.com
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Partnerships for BAT Open Studios include NYCEDC, Teen Art Salon, The Door – A Center of Alternatives, Housing Works Inc., Tabla Rasa Gallery, Creative Time, Pete’s Brooklyn Eats, Turnstile Tours, Smack Mellon, Open House New York, NARS Foundation and New York State Council on the Arts.