How to Build a Fire: Elections Storytellers

How to Build a Fire: Elections | Storytellers | Facebook Event | Livestream

Sara Buzadzhi is a Russian translator and writer living in Brooklyn. She fears public speaking so tries to do it every once in a while because adversity builds character?

Dick Satori’s lived a storied life; from joining a 3 Ring Circus when he was 15, founding Agitprop group ‘Cowboys Opposed to War’, being a yoga and meditation teacher, advocating for recovering addicts, & touring the States in his tiny house 2.0 (Sprinter Van). He’s shared his unique brand of theater in over 40 cities, 5 countries, and 1 Jail. Satori has told his stories literally everywhere.

Bob Makela has been paid to write magazine articles, screenplays, sitcoms, books, blog posts and stage banter for rock stars. He’s the Bob behind indie publisher Bobtimystic Books and the blog/podcast 2 Degrees of Bob, in addition to being the curator/co-founder of Barstool Poetry. He’s also currently in pre-production on his upcoming web series Green Thumbs. To sample his writing and photography go to

Isabel Marcus, AKA Bella, is a writer, woodworker, and aspiring teacher born and raised in Brooklyn. Her story “The Night of the Eclipse” was published in the Brooklyn College Freshman Anthology, and is forthcoming in Narrative In Social Work Practice: The Power and Possibility of Story, which will be available in June from Columbia University Press. If you like her writing, you can see her read her poems at Great Weather for Media’s Spoken Word Sunday on June 25th at the Parkside Lounge, where she will be one of two featured poets.

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In Practice: KoKo NYC Teaching Artist Exhibition

In Practice: KoKo NYC Teaching Artist Exhibition | Press Release | Cook Thugless at Freddy’s | KoKo NYC January 27-February 17, 2018 Opening Reception: February 1, 7-9pm Performance by Cook Thugless: February 7, 8:30pm (Freddy’s Bar, 627 5th Ave, Brooklyn) Gallery open by appointment. Contact to visit: Open Source Gallery presents In Practice, our […]


2018 Exhibitions
Pirmin Hagen and Christine Katscher: hand luggage
Tomás Rivas
Matthew Jensen
Xyza Bacani
Betty Yu
Khaled Jarrar
Immy Mali


Soup Kitchen 2017
2017 Exhibitions
Kimberly Mayhorn: Transcend
Reimagining Tradition
The Fire Theory: ICE
Sana Obaid: دیوار | De-war | Wall
10th Annual South Slope Derby
Andrew Snyder: 9 Meditations
Francesco Simeti: Swell
Liinu Grönlund: It could have been
The Middle Passage
Soup Kitchen 2016
2016 Exhibitions
Another Space: Permanent Construction
i Collective: Once Upon Unfolding Times
Dimensions Variable: Multidisciplinary
South Slope Derby 2016
Boa Mistura: Spread Love, It’s The Brooklyn Way
SiTE:LAB: Nothing Is Destroyed Transgression
Rawiya: In Her Absence I Created Her Image
HAI: Sole Exchange
Videokaffe: Para-sites & Proto-types
Prosjektrom Normanns: Transcendental Tactility
/rive: Anamorphosis
Soup Kitchen 2015
Mira Gaberova: Statue of Everything
Savas Boyraz: Back Drop
Cristian Bors & Marius Ritiu: Venus von Hamburg
Soap Box Derby 2015
Sara Morawetz: How the Stars Stand
Whitney Lynn: Rummage
Yun-Woo Choi: Endless, Seamless
Jasmine Murrell: Some Impossibility Without A Name
Tirtzah Bassel: I Want To Hold You Close
B. David Walsh: Extracted Bedroom Project
Lena Lapschina: Yes/No
Soup Kitchen 2014
Sofia Szamosi: Eat Me
Corina Reynolds: Northwestern Expansion