Last Saturday, at the Gowanus Houses Old Timers Day, we had the privilege of celebrating five amazing women who serve their community in unique and selfless ways. Meet Tracey L. Pinkard, Marguerite Scott, Sharlene Bethel, Nicole Percell and Theresa Davis. Thanks to Caroline Petters, [...]
We're honored and beyond excited to announce that Community Heroes is a finalist for a public art project exploring climate change in Red Hook commissioned by The Mayor’s Office of Recovery and Resiliency (ORR), the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs, and Council Member Carlos Menchaca. Through a participatory process, nine fantastic projects have been shortlisted. [...]
We were thrilled to exhibit our Fort Greene and Gowanus heroes in a Communi-cube exhibition at Photoville in Brooklyn Bridge Park from Sept 21-25! We had the best seat in the house as the exhibition was right in the Photoville beer garden and picnic area. Photo courtesy of Kisha Bari
There are two opportunities for you to view and learn about Community Heroes this month! 1) Community Heroes will be exhibited at Photoville as an outdoor Communi-cube! Date: Wed Sept 21 - Sun Sept 25 Time: 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM Location: Photoville, located in Brooklyn Bridge Plaza @ the foot of the Brooklyn Bridge [...]
The first Community Heroes exhibition was displayed during the 26th Annual FSR Peace Fest in Fort Greene Park on Memorial Day!
Community Heroes, NYC makes its debut at the 26th annual FSR Peace Fest on Memorial Day in Fort Greene Park! FSR Peace Fest Monday, May 30th 11:00am - 4:00PM Fort Greene Park (enter at Myrtle Ave and St. Edwards) We are honored to partner with Victoria Amoo and her organization Family Support and Resources to install [...]