Monday, June 9, 2014

Bushwick Open House

I visited Bushwick, Brooklyn for the Artist Open House event on May 31st. That was the day that my Fuji X-T1 went haywire on me and reset itself every time I turned the camera off. I did, however, get some good shots. Bushwick is a neighborhood that is at the beginning of the process of gentrification. It's a mix of artists and blue collar workers. But the galleries, restaurants, and real estate development are not far behind.

There were some interesting performance artists plying their trade:

Some new residents hanging out on the street:

And some older residents wondering what the hell was happening to their neighborhood: