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
As industrial space turns residential, studio space gets harder to find
The Buildings of Brooklyn: Bedford Union Armory in Crown Heights
From a failed bank to a hip brasserie: this building has a lot of stories to tell.
Rising rents force more artists out.
How a neighborhood got hot, and what that has meant for its longtime residents, for better and for worse.
A hip new restaurant battles it out with a neighborhood fave
The arrival of Tørst did not happen by chance. Rather, it is a story about a city, forever in the process of reinvention, that has worked hard to connect itself to other cities around the world.