We now offer a choice of three locations, Brooklyn Writers Space Park Slope, Room 58 in Gowanus, and the Brooklyn Writers Space - Carroll Gardens. To apply for MEMBERSHIP, writers must submit an application, resume, and three professional references which may include agents, publishers, editors, and associates who can speak to the applicant's seriousness.
Writers need not be published but must show serious intent.
We are currently accepting applications for all locations and all levels - we have no waiting list. We generally have a waiting list for full-time memberships near the end of a quarterly cycle. We encourage prospective members to submit an application regardless.
Brooklyn Writers Space - 185 1st Street, Gowanus, our newest and most established space that has three exposures, roof-deck, 29 desks, and bright lounge with a picture window.
Room 58 - 168 7th Street, Gowanus, this space is designed for writers seeking both a quiet space and a room to sit at a desk and take care of the business side of writing, whether it's interviews, working with a writing partner via phone, etc. This space is shared with visual artists of the Brooklyn Art Space in a 10,000 square foot 3rd Floor loft. The lounge is bright with tables for eating and a comfortable couch for lounging. There are eight desks in the quiet room and fives desks in the business/phone room.
Brooklyn Writers Space - Carroll Gardens, is a beautiful bright store front next door to Union Market. Comfortable chairs and couch in the writing room gives you an alternative workspace to one the of eighteen carrels.
All of our locations have wi-fi, laser printing, and storage.
It only takes a moment to fill out the online APPLICATION below or download an application form.