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  • Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition (BWAC)’s 2017 Autumn Art Shows
    Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition (BWAC)’s 2017 Autumn Art Shows: Interactive, Material Matters, Interactive, Grand Installations, Photography Pop-up, Really Affordable Art Show. Opening Weekend: Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 and Sunday, September 24th, 2017 BWAC shows span a range of creativity in the Arts, and the Fall Show is no exception. With five (5) different Art Exhibitions on two ...
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  • Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition (BWAC) Summer Shows: Palette Unlimited and Black and White
    JimHanlonart_bwac summer 2017-final_Week2MG Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition (BWAC)’s 2017 Summer Art Shows Palette Unlimited and Black and White Saturday, August 19th, 2017 and Sunday, August 20th, 2017 It’s summertime for the artists of the Brooklyn Waterfront Artist Coalition and the art-lovers who eagerly await every BWAC exhibit. Mid-summer is also the middle of ...
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  • Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition BWAC’s 2017 Summer Art Shows Palette Unlimited & Black & White
    Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition (BWAC) Summer Art Shows: Palette Unlimited and Black and White Saturday, August 12th, 2017 and Sunday, August 13th, 2017, 1-6. For our 2017 Summer Shows we present the juried Black & White 2017 exhibit and Palette Unlimited, our exhibiting members 25th annual summer show. Events: Saturday, August 12th: 1:00 PM-2:00 PM: Braxton ...
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  • Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition 2017 Summer Art Shows Palette Unlimited and Black and White
    Saturday, August 5th, 2017 and Sunday, August 6th, 2017 It’s summertime for the artists of the Brooklyn Waterfront Artist Coalition and the art-lovers who eagerly await every BWAC exhibit. Mid-summer is also the middle of BWAC’s fortieth year; for our 2017 Summer Shows we present the juried Black & White 2017 exhibit and Palette Unlimited. ...
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  • Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition (BWAC) Summer Shows: Palette Unlimited and Black and White
    Opening weekend: Saturday, July 29th, 2016 and Sunday, July 30th, 2017 It’s summertime for the artists of the Brooklyn Waterfront Artist Coalition and the art-lovers who eagerly await every BWAC exhibit. Mid-summer is also the middle of BWAC’s fortieth year; for our 2017 Summer Shows we present the juried Black & White 2017 exhibit and ...
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  • Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition Spring Show and Performances
    Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition (BWAC)’s 2017 Spring Art Shows Rites of Spring Wide Open 8 Recycle 2017 Saturday, June 10th, 2017 and Sunday, June 11th, 2017 There are certain rites of spring that define the season – the blossoming Cherry Esplanade at BBG, the return of ice cream cones and rose wine, and for ...
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  • And then, the Red Hook we knew was gone
    http://www.crainsnewyork.com/article/20150817/REAL_ESTATE/150819531/developer-of-huge-red-hook-office-complex-seeks-a-partner-with-at A decade ago, it was some artists and some housing projects. Then, it was IKEA, Fairway, some artists and some housing projects. Soon, it will be a massive office complex, a lot of high end residences, a big ferry port, IKEA, Fairway, some artists and some housing projects. image
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  • BWAC Spring Art Show - Rites of Spring

    The Brooklyn Waterfront Artists CoalitionThere are certain rites of spring that define the season – the blossoming Cherry Esplanade at BBG, commencement ceremonies, the return of ice cream cones and rose wine.  For the artists and patrons of the Brooklyn Waterfront Artist Coalition, spring time signals a fresh new season of art shows and performances. ...
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  • "Widow Jane's Valentine"
    As a relative new-comer to Red Hook (from Park Slope), I'd like to offer the locals this little sign of gratitude.

    This short story (http://amzn.to/2kUwXjP) is one I wrote several years ago under the title "Room to Rent," then saw ...
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  • Brooklyn Waterfront Artist's Coalition presents the 2016 BWAC Fall Art Shows
    Brooklyn Waterfront Artist's Coalition presents the 2016 BWAC Fall Art Shows: Brooklyn Is, Up Against the Wall, The really, really Affordable Art $how, and Grand Installations   Saturday, October 8th and Sunday, October 9th 1-6PM   The Fall Group Art Shows in BWAC’s funky Civil War-era warehouse gallery on Red Hook’s scenic pier are filled with 25,000sf of art in all mediums, in a wide ...
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  • Brooklyn Waterfront Artist's Coalition 2016 Fall Art shows
    Join us on 10/1 and 10/2 from 1PM to 6PM, when BWAC presents the 2016 BWAC Fall Art Shows: Brooklyn Is, Up Against the Wall, The Really, Really Affordable Art $how, and Grand Installations.  On 10/1, 2:00 PM, Brooklyn based songwriter Zac Messick, and at 4:00PM, The Repressions, NYC’s only art-therapy-funk-rock vaudeville band. On 10/2, 2:00PM, a solo performance by Tom Fitzpatrick, and at 4:00PM, Roots revivalist Victor V. Gurbo and his band. The ...
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  • Celebrate Southwest Brooklyn! Fall Festival 9/10
    On Saturday September 10, 2016, the Carroll Gardens Association (CGA) will be hosting the Southwest Brooklyn Fall Festival, celebrating the best of Red Hook, Carroll Gardens and the Columbia Waterfront. The Fall Festival, which runs through the heart of the Columbia Waterfront District , is the one time of the year when Southwest Brooklyn's diverse community ...
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  • Celebrate Southwest Brooklyn! Fall Festival 9/10
    On Saturday September 10, 2016, the Carroll Gardens Association (CGA) will be hosting the Southwest Brooklyn Fall Festival, celebrating the best of Red Hook, Carroll Gardens and the Columbia Waterfront. The Fall Festival, which runs through the heart of the Columbia Waterfront District , is the one time of the year when Southwest Brooklyn's diverse community ...
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  • Brooklyn Waterfront Artist's Coalition Summer Art Shows: Speak Your Truth, and Color-Closing Weekend
    Closing weekend at our two summer art shows in Red Hook, Brooklyn: Speak Your Truth, and Color. Our special events this weekend include:
    Saturday, August 13th: 1:30PM—Melding elements of rock, folk, country and blues into their music, Fitz, Callan and Biggs 3:30PM—Singer/songwriter, Al Lee Wyer  Closing day, Sunday, August 14th: 2:00PM—Singer/songwriter, Matt Wiffen 4:00PM—Put in a winning bid at the Silent Affordable Auction (where bids ...
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  • Brooklyn Waterfront Artist's Coalition presents two Summer Art Shows: Speak Your Truth, and Color
    The 2016 BWAC Summer Shows offer a vivid, exciting rainbow of possibility. In our first show, SPEAK YOUR TRUTH, 200 local artists speak to what they stand for, value, and believe in, and what defines them as individuals and inspires them to create art.   BWAC’s second show, COLOR, is curated by Lilian Tone, Assistant Curator for the Museum of Modern Art.  Close ...
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  • Closing weekend at the Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition Gallery
    Closing weekend at BWAC with three distinctly different art exhibits: Roode Hook, Wide Open 7, and  RecycleSpecial events: Saturday, June 11th 2pm: In conjunction with the Recycle show of art made from re-purposed materials, a screening of Trash Dance, an inspiring documentary about dance, creativity and dirty work, sponsored by SIMS Municipal Recycling  4pm:The Word Cabaret reading series: Brooklyn-based wordsmiths, A Bandolier ...
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  • BWAC’s Three New Spring Art Shows Roode Hoek—Wide Open 7—Recycle
    The Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition (BWAC) opens the iron gates of their historic pier gallery in Red Hook for the 24th Annual Spring Pier show with three distinctly different exhibits: Roode Hoek, a celebration of Red Hook’s Dutch past leading up its multicultural present where ~200 BWAC artists are exhibiting; Wide Open 7, a national juried show selected by Metropolitan Museum assistant curator, Beth Saunders with 120 pieces in all media, chosen from over 1900 submissions; ...
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  • Music events at Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition Gallery
    24th annual Spring Pier Show Special music events on Saturday May 14, 2016 and Sunday May 15th, 2016 Saturday, May 14th: the acoustic performance series, UnPlugged in Red Hook.  At 3:00 p.m., Jazz performance with David Segal (piano) and Seth Fahey (bass) Sunday May 15th: Two unplugged in Red Hook in Red Hook concerts today: At 1:00 p.m., the eccentric and eclectic music of Rome 56, and at 3:00 p.m. is the bit country, bit bluesy, and bit rock ...
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  • Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition Gallery presents the 24th Annual Spring Pier Art Show
    Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition (BWAC) gallery presents the 24th annual Spring Pier Show, Sat May 7th to Sunday June 12th, weekends, 1pm to 6pm.  There will be two juried shows, Wide Open 7 and Recycle, and in the upstairs galleries, our members show, with a variety of media, aesthetics, and points of view. Meet the artists at the opening reception on ...
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  • THIS Saturday! 7th Columbia Waterfront Fall Festival
    This Saturday September 12 from 12PM - 5PM join dozens of local businesses, community organizations, and musicians for the annual Fall Festival. There will be activities for kids including amusement rides, face painting, karaoke, as well as information about local services and programs from community based groups. Along with enjoying food from local restaurants, meet ...
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  • 5 Shot in Red Hook
    Looks like it happened over where the Defontes sandwich shop is. http://abc7ny.com/news/nyc-officials-5-people-injured-in-brooklyn-shooting/901599/

    Authorities say five people have been wounded in a shooting in Brooklyn, and one has suffered serious injuries.

    Fire Department officials said ambulances responded to reports of gunshot victims at an address in the borough's Red Hook neighborhood shortly before 11 ...
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  • IKEA as park-and-ride
    Is it reasonably safe (in terms of both crime and impound possibility) to leave the car for 6-7 hours at the IKEA parking lot on a weekend while I take the IKEA Water Taxi to Manhattan?
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  • Bwac Summer art show Color and Out of Order
    Color 200+ local artists will be showing work that addresses turmoil at any scale, geopolitical and personal crises alike. The show will contain works critical and comical, traditional and digital, flat and 3D. There is a special juried section World Out of Order, where Problems such as homelessness, poverty and hunger are addressed and 25% of ...
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  • Lost Dachshund
    A wire-haired Dachshund (wiener-dog with whiskers) slipped away from his new home on a houseboat docked near Ikea. If seen please call 646-287-1406 or 646-265-8788. His name is Flyer & he is friendly, but may be rattled by his situation. Do NOT chase him or yell at him, but quietly follow & call the above ...
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  • Lost Cat in Red Hook (Dikeman Street)
    Chewie, a young tuxedo cat (with a dash of orange), went missing on Tuesday during the day near Van Brunt and Dikeman streets. He's about a year old or younger (adolescent), very sweet but might be a little shy. Please call Matthew at 347-725-0644. Reward.

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  • Let's start a Red Hook Flea
    Hi,

    My name is Cynthia Tirado and I just recently moved to Red Hook after living in Carroll Gardens for the last 25 years. I am a retiree and supplement my somewhat meager income by selling antiques and collectibles both online (Ebay, Etsy, etc) and out of my home. In ...
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  • This Saturday in Red Hook: Snap Food Truck + Yard Sale
    It's going to be a lovely day to clean out your closets, pick up some new used treasures, and chow down on some flame-grilled grass-fed burgers, artisanal hot dogs and hand-cut fries from the Snap food truck.Noon to 4pm at 100 Sullivan St, right off Van Brunt.https://www.facebook.com/events/286011738179415/redhooklot.tumblr.comwww.snaptrucknyc.com

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  • COMING TO BROOKLYN- ART EXHIBIT
    Saturday Oct 6 1-6PM Brooklyn Stories, Readings2-5PM Introduction to Lightroom with Kris JohnsonSunday Oct 7 1-2PM The Elements of Creativity A Reading by Brian Hemphill

    1-3PM Workshop: How to Write an Artist's Statement

    with Fritz Weiss
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  • Community Yard Sale in Red Hook with the Snap Food Truck
    The Snap food truck has recently started vending from a lot in Red Hook at 100 Sullivan St right near Van Brunt St. The truck is typically there Monday, Wednesday, Friday evenings from 6-10pm -- more info at redhooklot.tumblr.comOn Sunday September 30, the lot will be open for a community yard sale, ...
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  • Opening reception - 200 artist Exhibit - Coming to Brooklyn in Red Hook
    Gallery: BWAC - Brooklyn Waterfront Art Coalition

    exhibit: Coming to Brooklyn - celebrating 20 years of art shows in Red Hook

    location: 499 Van Brunt Street, Red Hook Brooklyn

    dates: Sep 22 - Oct 21

    Hours: Sat & Sun, 1:00-6:00 pm

    Link: ...
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