Chashama supports artists and nurtures creative communities in New York City, and beyond, by partnering with property owners to transform unused real estate into spaces for artists to work and present.
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Since 1995, Chashama has revitalized over 80 properties, providing invaluable opportunities to more than 15,000 artists. Chashama empowers artists at any stage of their career with affordable space to live, create and present. Chashama also brings vibrant, artistic programming to audiences of all ages and backgrounds by annually presenting over 130 free, public events to diverse neighborhoods throughout New York City.
Chashama supports artists through the following programs:
At any given time, Chashama operates between 15-25 presentation venues and studio workspace complexes throughout the 5 boroughs. Explore our Current and Past Locations.