We’re back in the swing of things after having a booth at Signature Mix at the Javits Center last month. Today, I’d like to introduce you to some of the amazing, talented makers we met at the show.
$1,000 Grant Up for Grabs in OTR: for neighborhood businesses pursuing innovative products or services.
Let Them Eat Hot Dogs: on the privatization of public spaces in NYC.
Maps Reveal a Starkly Segregated NYC: unsurprising news.
NYC 78-83: crazy old photos of the city.
Austin Is the New Brooklyn: ha, maybe you can mess with Texas.
Our Cubicles, Ourselves: How the Modern Office Shapes American Life: I’m so grateful to have escaped cubicle life for the moment.
New Workshops Hope to Assist Homebuyers Looking to Rehab in Over-the-Rhine: register here; offered by the OTR Foundation.
Insight OTR: “aims to highlight the people, stories, and community in Over-the-Rhine, Cincinnati, Ohio, through audio and written recordings.”
Exploring Austin’s Street Art, Murals & Mosaics: tons of free eye candy; makes me really want to visit Austin again.
The Little Garden Studio: Children’s Community Garden and Art Center: a really cool effort to revitalize a vacant bus depot in Vancouver, WA.
League of Creative Interventionists: turning the city into an adult playground?
Tom Waits Map: “a map of places from Tom Waits songs;” OMFG, amazing.