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    BOS '10 Weekend is Here!

    What is BOS '10?

    Bushwick Open Studios is a self-organized, collaborative festival produced by Arts in Bushwick. Now in its fourth year, the festival features more than 300 shows in over 150 locations.

    Looking For A Map?

    You can pick up maps and programs at one of our 14 hub spaces (see below), or at various coffee shops around the Bushwick area: Cafe Orwell (Morgan L), the Archive (Morgan L), Wyckoff Starr (Jefferson L -- also a hub), and Little Skips (Myrtle-Broadway J/M/Z).

    Need Help Getting Around?

    Bushwick Open Studios takes place over 3 square miles of Bushwick and neighboring areas in East Williamsburg, Ridgewood and Bedford-Stuyvesant. To help you get around the festival, we've designated 14 hub spaces, where you can pick up a copy of our printed map and program, get information, and reorient yourself. The hubs come up as letters A - N on our Google Map. Each hub is relatively close to public transportation, and can be a good starting point for festival attendees. Hubs will be open during normal festival hours: June 5 + 6, 12 PM - 7 PM.

    1. Camel Art Space
      722 Metropolitan Avenue (Graham L)
    2. International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP)
      1040 Metropolitan Avenue (Grand L)
    3. 3rd Ward
      195 Morgan Avenue (Grand L)
    4. Main Drag Music Bushwick Supply
      268 Meserole Street (Montrose L)
    5. Green Rhino
      221 McKibben Street (Montrose L)
    6. Lumenhouse
      47 Beaver Street (Flushing J/M/Z)
    7. Fort Useless
      36 Ditmars Street (Myrtle-Broadway J/M/Z)
    8. Goodbye Blue Monday
      1087 Broadway (Kosciuszko J)
    9. English Kills Art Gallery
      114 Forrest Street (Morgan L)
    10. Wyckoff Starr
      30 Wyckoff Avenue (Jefferson L)
    11. Norte Maar Gallery
      83 Wyckoff Avenue, #1B (DeKalb L)
    12. Famous Accountants
      1683 Gates Avenue (Myrtle-Wyckoff L/M)
    13. Junto Meeting Place
      345 Eldert Street, #10 (Halsey L)
    14. Palmetto AIR
      130 Palmetto Street (Gates J)

    What Are Festival Events?

    Festival Events are annually occurring projects that we produce to help structure the weekend, provide additional opportunities for artists, and foster community dialogue. If you're looking for a good location to meet new people or bump into a BOS organizer, come to one of the events and have fun! Individual artist studios will also feature events of their own, as special highlights to the work being presented.


    BOS Opening Night Party

    Friday, June 4, 10pm-4am
    921 Broadway @ Melrose (J/M/Z to Myrtle)
    With DJ's Shimmy, Captain Heartlock and Cowboy Mark spinning garage, soul, rockabilly and soul for an all night dance party

    Maps + Mimosas

    Saturday, June 5th, 11am-2pm
    Norte Maar
    83 Wyckoff Ave (L to Dekalb)
    Come start your weekend off right with a mimosa and a map!

    BOS Community Discussion Event:

    Bushwick in 2010: Where are we now, where have we been, and where are we going?
    Saturday, June 5th, 1pm-3pm
    47 Beaver Street @ Park (L to Morgan, J/M to Flushing)
    A panel and open discussion among the creative community, affordable housing advocates, local business, industry and other neighborhood stakeholders.

    Seeking Space: The BOS Overflow Show

    Saturday, June 5th and Sunday June 6th, 12-7pm
    330 Morgan Ave, 3rd Floor (L to Graham)
    20+ local artists showcase a broad range of work in an oversized melting pot of a group exhibit.

    BOS Cabaret

    Saturday, June 5th, 8pm-11pm
    319 Scholes @ Bogart (L to Montrose)
    The Annual BOS Cabaret features a wide variety of performances, visuals, experiences, and happenings to showcase a little bit of everything Bushwick has to offer!
    Sponsored by Norte Maar

    BOS Music Festival

    Saturday, June 5th and Sunday, June 6th, 6pm-1am
    1087 Broadway @ Dodworth (J to Kosciusko)
    A two-day festival featuring 17 bands and 1 hula hoop act.
    Sponsored by Main Drag Music's Bushwick Supply

    BOS Closing Party

    Sunday, June 6th, 9pm-midnight
    330 Melrose St, 3rd Floor @ Knickerbocker (L to Morgan/Jefferson, J/M/Z to Myrtle)