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Member Profiles

Writers Thrive with Coworking: 6 Authors Who Published Their Books at BCL

Our Clinton Hill coworking space is the perfect environment for writers. Our semi-private desks and offices make it easy to get work done.

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6 Nonfiction Books Written by Brooklyn Creative League Members

Why do writers love BCL? It’s a space of one’s own to concentrate on deep writing and research. Want proof? Here’s an impressive list of acclaimed novels, best selling nonfiction titles, even children’s books from writers at our Brooklyn coworking office.

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Shop from Local BCL Members This Holiday Season: Support Authors and Artists

Looking to support local Brooklyn artists and authors this holiday season? Shop gifts from 9 of our very own BCL members.

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Meet 4 New Coworking Community Members Focused on People-Centric Work

Now that Fall is here, we’re back to the busy bustle of Brooklyn! The kids are in school and we’ve got a renewed focus on getting our tasks done. In fact, things have picked up here at our offices in Gowanus as members come in more consistently. BCL prides itself on being a coworking space […]

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Meet 4 Veteran BCL Members in Law, Manufacturing, Nonprofit, and Marketing

Did you know that in 2009, Brooklyn Creative League was one of the first coworking spaces to open in the United States? And, to top it off, it is THE original Brooklyn coworking space. We have come a long way! A year after opening, we expanded our Gowanus location and filled the entire space by […]

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From Tutors to Social Justice Activists: Meet New Members in Our Coworking Community

August in New York City is notoriously quiet, but we’re defying expectations here in Gowanus. With strict vaccination rules in place, BCL feels like an oasis of safety in a time of insecurity and ambiguity. We’ve got lots of members buzzing around the space—networking, getting reacquainted, and getting real work done. There are also a […]

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From FinTech to Podcasters: Meet the New Members in Our Coworking Community

We’ve enjoyed 13 years in the neighborhood of Gowanus. Interested in learning about our new location in Clinton Hill? Click here. Want to learn about lunch options in Clinton Hill? Click here. Summer is in full swing here at our coworking offices in Gowanus, Brooklyn, and we’re so pleased to be seeing you all again. […]

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Member Perspective: Writer Oliver Burkeman Talks About Productivity, Fulfillment, and the Concept of Time

British-born writer Oliver Burkeman has been a member of Brooklyn Creative League since 2013. For over a decade, Burkeman wrote a weekly column called “This Column Will Change Your Life,” which explored the intersection of social psychology and the news, which was published in The Guardian (UK). Burkeman is the author of The Antidote: Happiness […]

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Member Expertise: Lynn Gaffney Architect on the Benefits of Cohousing Communities

Lynn Gaffney is one of several architects who work out of Brooklyn Creative League. With over 25 years of experience, Lynn and her practice have worked on a variety of projects. But her latest interest lies in designing and developing cohousing, a form of social housing that has gained popularity in the United States over […]

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Member Expertise: Gabo Arora Explains How Virtual Reality Can be an Effective Storytelling Tool

Over the years, Brooklyn Creative League has been home to scores of film makers, editors, screenwriters, documentarians, and video production companies. As new technologies evolve, many of our members are using new technologies to create immersive multimedia experiences that engage audiences in powerful new ways. BCL member Gabo Arora is an award-winning filmmaker, creative technologist […]

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