DE-CONSTRUKT hosts artists of a surprisingly large variety in a nearly hidden neighborhod space.
Safety concerns, like the recent house fire in Bushwick, are what many people think of when they consider squatters. But lost in those narratives is a different kind of squatter in New York.
In Bedford-Stuyvesant, changes in recent years have rendered a lot of small mom and pop stores obsolete. The Martinez's locksmith shop has been trying to keep up with the game.