The Inverted Bike Shop
Amongst the multitude of bike shops across Manhattan and Brooklyn, 718 Cyclery (718c.com) stands out for their unique approach to the business. This is the “inverted bike shop”.
If your house was burning, what would you take with you? It’s a conflict between what’s practical, valuable and sentimental. What you would take reflects your interests, background and priorities. Think of it as an interview condensed into one question.
Name: Porter Hovey
Location: Brooklyn, New York
- Canon 40D — my bread and butter and how I’ve been expressing myself for years
- Parents’ wedding photos — not only an inspiration about love but also…
Danny & Annie
Danny Perasa and his wife, Annie, came to StoryCorps to recount their twenty-seven-year romance. As they remember their life together from their first date to Danny’s final days with terminal cancer, these remarkable Brooklynites personify the eloquence, grace, and poetry that can be found in the voices of everyday people when we take the time to listen.
Directed by: The Rauch Brothers
Animator: Tim Rauch
Background Layout: Jim Smith
Background Painting: Bill Wray
Audio Producers: Sarah Kramer & Michael Garofalo
Label: The Kora Records
Publisher: House of Hassle
Color Me Katie
Katie Sokoler is a freelance photographer and street artist living in Brooklyn. Her latest project is a real life game of Pacman.
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