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Brooklyn Student Celebrates 'Kimye' With Playing Cards

Jake Schiappacasse turned the Kardashian-West clan into playing cards.

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Queens Artist Among First to Attend New Social Action Degree Program

Nicole Mouriño will be one of the first to graduate from Social Practice Queens. 

Bed-Stuy »

Fashion Hub Aims to Bring 30 Design Startups to Bed-Stuy

Brooklyn Fashion + Design Accelerator will help startups with business plans and production resources.

Clinton Hill »

Man Exposes Himself to Female Worker at Pratt Institute, Police Say

The suspect allegedly exposed himself and masturbated in the chemistry building at Pratt Institute.

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Gunman Shoots 3 After Opening Fire on Crowd Near Pratt, NYPD Says

Two teen girls and a mna were hurt when a gunman shot at a crowd outside 185 Waverly Ave.

Fort Greene »

Bandit With Socks on Head and Hands Snatches Woman's Cellphone, Police Say

A man with socks on his head and hands took a woman's phone at the Walt Whitman Houses, police said.

Fort Greene »

Spike Lee Delivers 7-Minute Rant Against Gentrification in Fort Greene

Lee compared newcomers moving into the neighborhood to "Columbus killing off the Native Americans."

Clinton Hill »

Gunman At Large After Woman Fatally Shot Near Pratt, Cops Say

Corey Brown shot and killed Nicoleia Taylor in the courtyard of Lafayette Gardens Houses, cops said.

Clinton Hill »

Video and Media Center to Replace Soon-To-Be Shuttered Pratt Store

The Pratt store building will be home to Pratt's film students by fall of 2014.

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Rumors of Pratt Cats Purge Spurs Student Action

Pratt is home to hundreds of stray cats and students are fighting to ensure that they are there to stay.

Clinton Hill »

Pratt Students Decorate Empty Lot With A Hidden Message of Transience

Printmaking students were commissioned by Pratt to makeover a construction wall on Emerson Place.

Bed-Stuy »

New 'Fleet' Exhibit Celebrates Artist Collections in Bed-Stuy

"Fleet" showcases artists who have created a series or collection of work.

Clinton Hill »

Horses Strike a Pose in Brooklyn For Pratt Art Students

Pratt hosted horses on campus to give students the chance to draw, paint and photograph live animals.

Bed-Stuy »

Pratt Students Open New Art Gallery in Bedford-Stuyvesant

Jackie Cantwell and Molly Myer started the Bishop as both a gallery and their final thesis.

Clinton Hill »

Pratt Students and Faculty Raise Money for New Art Supplies

Pratt Institute faculty and students are organizing efforts to help those affected by the fire.