Keep BKC Alive

KEEP BKC ALIVE

Support Community, Creative Education and Artist Programming


Since we opened doors in 2012, BKC  has been committed to bringing the creative community our learning-focused, no-nonsense classes and programming in photography and multimedia visual storytelling. Analog or digital, and now online we provide the know-how and coaching for anyone to discover their creative vision in a warm, welcoming environment. 

47696558_1588023206254570_r.jpegBut with the impact of the unprecedented coronavirus health crisis, we’ve had to close our doors and discontinue classes (in-person) to ensure the safety of our students and community.  Class enrollments account for the majority of our revenues and with it being almost non-existent, we are now facing a significant loss of income in order to sustain our programming and business. 
47696558_1588035214215513_r.jpegThat’s why we’re asking for YOUR help. 

Give today and stand for community, creative education and artist development. 

Not only are we a source for learning and community, but we are also a space to help emerging artists connect and grow. 
47696558_1588034808862805_r.jpeg47696558_1588034263676815_r.jpegOver the past year, BKC has been working with local-based artist group Seeing Collective  to host meetings, events and free public programming in our space including Bi-Monthly Photo Critiques and Photo Café: Talks on Photography
47696558_1588034357910987_r.jpegEven through a pandemic, we are committed to the artists in our community and have donated our time and financial support by proactively launching the Artist Relief Print Shop , an online sale that aims to help photographers and artists make ends meet during the COVID-19 quarantines. To date, we’ve sold over 200 artist prints and have raised over $13,000 with 100% of net proceeds going back to the artists. 

While our mission is to facilitate community, creative education and artist development, we have to be realistic on what we can continue to offer and we’re hoping that you can help support our goals by making a contribution or by spreading the word.

Your kind support in any amount will help build back our business so we can continue to bring you BKC and more. 

Keep BKC Alive and support community, creative education and artist development today!

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Organizer

Justin Lin 
Organizer
Brooklyn, NY
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