Support More Affordable Artist Housing and Affordable Studio Space in East Boston

Support More Affordable Artist Housing and Affordable Studio Space in East Boston

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Brandon Gatti started this petition to Boston Mayor's Office of Arts and Culture and

Artists and art lovers take note:
At long last, finally a project in East Boston that includes affordable units and affordable studio/worker/gallery space for artists!! We support Transom Real Estate’s proposed project at 282 Bremen Street, which will include 24 affordable units, 13 of which will be dedicated exclusively for local artists, along with adjacent affordable studio/gallery/worker space. The 282 Bremen Street project will add more than twice the current number of affordable units in East Boston.  Please add your name to the list to support the creation of this critical artist housing and studio space.  

• Creating 13 new artist housing units, all income-restricted at 70% of Area Median Income

• Affordable artist units are a mix of studios, 1 BRs, and 2 BRs located adjacent to rent-free street-level studio/worker/gallery space for the artists

• Active streetscape design to showcase the buildings dedicated studio / makerspace / gallery along Bremen Street and the surrounding community, with large windows and active front.

• A first-call interior studio/workspace/gallery, subdivided into 13 distinct sections; maximizing artist usage while allowing for open collaboration. Delineated sub-spaces to be assigned to artist residents of the building for their exclusive use.

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