Bloomberg Proposes Organization to Create Artist Studio Space, in State of the City Address

Mayor Bloomberg gives his State of the City address. (Mario Tama/Getty)

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg mentioned culture initiatives only briefly in his State of the City address, at the Morris High School in the Bronx today, though he did note a few projects with which his administration will be involved over the next year, chief among them a new nonprofit called Space Works, which, he said, “will create long-term affordable rehearsal and studio space for artists citywide, including on Governors Island.” Read More