20 Jay

Located on the corner of Jay St and John St, 20 Jay is home to some of DUMBO‘s most renowned technology and creative studios, including PBS’s documentary team at POV and branding agency Red Antler. At the ground level, art galleries and the IFP Made in NY Media Center reinforce the creative vibe.

About Art in General 

Art in General is a nonprofit organization that assists artists with the production and presentation of new work. It changes in response to the needs of artists and informs and engages the public about their work. It was founded in Lower Manhattan in 1981 and supports the production of new work by local and international artists primarily through its New Commissions Program and its International Collaborations program. Art in General also produces an annual symposium What Now? on critical and timely issues in artistic and curatorial practice.

About Cuper Cafe 

Cuper, located in the Made in NY Media Center by IFP, offers an appetizing and eclectic menu with influences from all over the world. Cuper is a perfect location to discuss project collaborations, or just to enjoy coffee, lunch, dinner, or an after-work drink. Cuper is operated by Portuguese restaurateur Jorge Neves, who was exposed to food and wine preparation at age 10 when he began working on his grandfather’s vineyard in Portugal. During his childhood, he also developed a lifelong passion for sailing and an interest in vintage cars and motorcycles. A world traveler, he has designed and collaborated

About Creative Chaos 

Creative Chaos offers a full range of production and resource management services, casting, creative consultations, pop-up shops, and event planning.  Their spacious event space at 28 Jay St can accomodate special events as well.

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163 Plymouth Street

About Usagi 

Designed by Sou Fujimoto, Usagi is a concept store that houses an art gallery, library, and cafe, all-in-one. The Gallery showcases the work of both local and global talent, providing a place of discovery for everyone. Through exhibitions, performances and workshops, it aims to make innovative and stimulating art, design and technology more accessible to new audience. The Cafe features special blend coffee from 95 RPM Coffee Roasters and tea menu selections from Ippodo, an authentic Japanese tea house from Kyoto. The Library functions as a space where customers can read and get creative ideas through rare visual books on design

About A.I.R. Gallery 

Founded in 1972, A.I.R. Gallery is the first all-women artist-directed art gallery in the United States. “Artists came together because women didn’t have a place to exhibit their work,” explains Jacqueline Ferrante, a manager at the gallery, in an interview with the DUMBO BID. The name, A.I.R., stands for Artists in Residence, and comes from a habit that arose in 1970s SoHo, when artists put up signs on commercial spaces they were occupying to warn the fire department that artists were living there. The gallery offers a fellowship program designed for emerging or underrepresented artists, which allows the artists to

About Made In NY Media Center by IFP 

The Made in NY Media Center by IFP is a collaborative workspace and incubator dedicated to supporting and connecting the next generation of artists, innovators, and entrepreneurs by providing industry resources, events, and educational opportunities. Developed through a unique partnership between Independent Filmmaker Project, the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment, and the New York City Economic Development Corporation, the Media Center is building a community that operates at the intersection of media + technology. Rates: $199 Community / $450 Incubator


Craving some healthy food? Well, come to FIYA, a new pescatarian & vegetarian restaurant restaurant serving health-conscious DUMBOnian with gourmet pastry, natural energy juice, Chef’s special Caribbean dishes and more. FIYA’s kosher menu provides a variety of Caribbean inspired dishes ranging from appetizer like Quinoa Salad to Chief’s special entree like The Fisherman’s Row. In addition, FIYA offers delicious in house gourmet pastries.

About Creative Chaos 

A boutique production company and event venue in the fashion, lifestyle, and luxury markets - producing and casting all over the world.

About Porter Contemporary 

Launched in 2006, Porter Contemporary is dedicated to showcasing artists from around the world whose work embodies both skill and risk taking. The mission of Porter Contemporary continues to be based on founder Jessica L. Porter's vision of opening contemporary art collecting to a broader audience. Over the years, the gallery has earned a dedicated following of new and established collectors who value art that pushes boundaries. In addition to presenting many distinctive exhibitions throughout the year, Porter Contemporary also provides art rental, art consultation services, collection management and artwork installation. Porter Contemporary has recently moved from its Chelsea location

About White Wave Dance Company 

The WHITE WAVE Young Soon Kim Dance Company was founded in 1988 by Young Soon Kim to inspire audiences of all cultures with the multi-dimensional aspects of complete dance staging and productions. Since then, it has appeared on many principal stages both in the US and the Far East - Joyce Theater, Kennedy Center, Dance Theater Workshop, Jacob’s Pillow, American Dance Festival, National Theater of Seoul, National Theater of Taipei, Ichibangi Theater (Tokyo), the 1988 Summer Olympics World Dance Festival, to name a few, as well as in regional venues across the US. American Dance Festival location is in the

About Recycle-a-Bicycle 

Recycle-A-Bicycle (RAB) is a community-based bike shop and 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that facilitates job training and environmental education. Through innovative programs such as Earn-A-Bike, Green Jobs Training Programs, High School Internships, Recycled Arts Workshops, Summer Youth Employment Program, and Kids Ride Club, RAB is dedicated to the health, development, stewardship, and empowerment of NYC youth. On average, RAB salvages 1,200 bicycles each year from the waste stream, diverting a total of 36,000 pounds of waste from NYC's landfills. Every purchase from their storefronts directly supports their youth programs and environmental initiatives.

About Cheeky Dog 

Mon-Fri: 7am-8pm Sat: 10am-6pm Sun: Boarding pick up or drop off only (10am-12pm, 4pm-6pm)