Gallery: BBox Radio is a Shipping Container Radio Station in Brooklyn’s...

The location of City Point and Dekalb Market in Brooklyn

Back in March, we reported that a sustainable shipping container market will be popping up in Downtown Brooklyn this summer. Now that summer is here, the temporary market is underway and vendors are beginning to plan out their shops. The market organizers hosted ‘The Not Just A Container‘ contest to solicit community ideas for one of the containers, and just last week, BBox Radio was announced as the winner. Led by Donna Zimmerman, the BBox radio crew have won the chance to transform a shipping container at the Dekalb Market into a Brooklyn-centric community radio station.

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  1. ArtBloc June 24, 2011 at 7:19 pm

    This looks great – we’re doing a kinda similar thing out at Far Rockaway, called “ArtBloc” …making a mobile performance space and art gallery from two shipping containers:

    http://www.artbloc.net

    Our Kickstarter page: http://kck.st/kEJQKb

    Love to see what you guys are doing !

  2. dozi June 24, 2011 at 3:36 pm

    BBox Radio is now accepting submissions for shows!
    Get right to it at http://bboxradio.com/show-submissions

    Come visit us at Dekalb Market in late July. We’re working hard now on transforming our shipping container.

    And stay tuned with Facebook and Twitter:
    http://facebook.com/BrooklynBBox
    http://twitter.com/BBox_Radio

    Love,

    Donna and the BBox Team