What art market? Hatuey Ramos-Fermín shows us the thriving and diverse art scene in New York City's Bronx, where community-driven projects create a robust ecosystem, not an economic system.
First published at Set To Signal by Hatuey Ramos-Fermín It’s not about you… The ashes were just getting settled and they started losing their warmth. You could hear a gush of wind calming the desolate silenced echo in the neighborhood. The evening was coming fast as the whole city layered in smoke of various shades of [...]
On Saturday August 20th, the youth organization Velo City organized a tour of Soundview area in the South Bronx. They describe themselves as a cycling based urban planning and design education program for diverse teenagers. I went along with them and took the youth led tour.