Articles on BAM Cultural District

BAM Cultural District Changes Landscape of Downtown Brooklyn

Downtown Brooklyn Skyline

Until just a few years ago, Manhattanites would scoff at the notion of culture in Brooklyn. After all, how could Brooklyn compete with epicenters of artistic expression like the Lincoln Center, the MOMA, and the New York City Ballet? There seemed to be no reason to brave the subway system when some of the best performances and exhibitions in the world took place right on the island.

 

BAM Cultural District Fits in the Final Piece of the Puzzle

BAM Cultural District, Downtown Brooklyn

The BAM Cultural District bound by Flatbush Avenue, Fulton Street, South Oxford, and Hanson Place, is home to one of the most vibrant art scenes in all of the city. With over 40 Brooklyn-based art groups, varying from dance to music, visual arts and more, this district is a quintessential chunk of the art and culture community in New York.