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At a time when Brooklyn has become a difficult place to live for people of just about every income, it can be hard to believe that there is much—if any—room for artists to continue to carve out a space for themselves to live and work. And yet, live and work here they do. Their studios might be spaces in former factories in Williamsburg in which they’ve lived for decades. Or they might work in...
Daphne Fitzpatrick Fitzpatrick works (and lives!) in what she describes as one of Williamsburg’s last remaining “grand dame” buildings, a century-plus-old factory not far from the BQE, which she has inhabited for the last twenty years. The light-filled space is sparsely populated by Fitzpatrick’s sculptures and photographs, but what’s there has an immediate impact, one that is no less unsettling despite the works’ whimsy and evident humor. There’s a human-sized baguette, leaning jauntily against one...