Constructed Environments Studio: BRIDGE IV

The urban sprawl of New York city has affected Crown Heights since the early 1900’s.  Over the past 100 years the neighborhood has changed from being a destination of farmland and countryside homes, to a bustling main street with the extension of the Fulton St train reaching Franklin Avenue.  As a result of urbanization,  homes […]

Constructed Environments Studio: BRIDGE III

While visiting my neighborhood of Crown Heights I learned very quickly of the racial tension that plays a deep roll in the history and creation of the Brooklyn Hub. Through the assigned videos, research, and first hand experiences with residents of the area, I learned about the fast development of Crown Heights in the early […]