Bushwick Podcast

Bushwick Podcast

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Bushwick Podcast hosted by Boswijck
FINE & RAW
Feb 13
Growing up in South Africa, Daniel Sklaar dreamed of one day living in New York City. Now, he reflects on the remarkable journey that brought him here, and led him to become the surprising founder of FINE & RAW, Bushwick’s own chocolate factory.
Sol Sips
Feb 4
There’s a growing number of healthy food options in Bushwick, but for many residents these options can feel inaccessible or alienating. How can we make healthy food, and healthy living in general, more equitable for the community? The team at the…
She Is Maria
Nov 25, 2018
Can you build a better world by filling it with objects that reflect more responsible values? Maria Romero is a designer trying to find out, and she’s starting with the objects we use the most each day: textiles.
Catland
Nov 9, 2018
When Melissa needed somewhere to turn at a dark time in her life, she found support in a surprising place: Catland, a bookstore for witchcraft and the occult. Now years later, she’s become a co-owner of the bookstore, and has helped transform it into one…
Eugene J
Oct 26, 2018
When he was a chemical engineering student, Eugene J discovered an unusual outlet for his creativity: candy making. Now, he’s the head of his own candy store and factory. But in his workshop, he’s not just mixing up new flavors, he’s breaking ground on an…
Abracadabra
Oct 19, 2018
Disillusioned by the politics of a changing Istanbul, Dilara left her native Turkey to backpack in South America. When her travels revealed a transformative talent, she began a new journey that would see her achieve international fame and success in an…
Building Ayiti
Sep 28, 2018
As children, Rubens and Freddie fled the collapse of the Duvalier regime in Haiti with their family. After growing up in New York and starting families of their own, they’re called back to their homeland by a tragedy decades later. Neither could have…