Incubators & Workspace Resources

Chashama Artist Studios

NYCEDC, in partnership with Chashama, has made available approximately 50,000 square feet of artist studios. Located at the BKLYN Army Terminal in Sunset Park, emerging artists can access studio space in a variety of sizes.

Incubator Overview

NYCEDC has established a pilot incubator program in the arts working with Chashama, an organization created to connect artists with vacant real estate at subsidized rates.

We facilitated an expansion of the organization’s studio capacity at the BKLYN Army Terminal to include approximately 50,000 square feet of affordable space for more than 95 artists.

For more information on acquiring studio space, please contact Chashama.

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    An Inside Look at NYC's Incubators: Chashama

     |  NYCEDC
    Chashama is an arts not-for-profit that connects New York City artists with affordable workspaces. Since 1995, chashama has hosted its largest subsidized studio program, NYC Artist Studio, at the Brooklyn Army Terminal in Sunset Park. This program makes approximately 50,000 square feet of artist studios available to more than 95 artists.

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