And by ”Bushwick-inspired” they’re of course referring to the neighborhood’s working class and Latino roots. Oh wait… maybe they’re not:
The hotel will work with local businesses to provide pastries, coffee or amenities to guests… The marketing materials for Bklyn House were hand drawn by Brooklyn artist Daniel Irizarry…
“When you go to a map and pinpoint where 9 Beaver St. is, it is surrounded by galleries and art spaces in Bushwick and Ridgewood,” Mastrelli said. “We’re really inspired by the stuff going on there, and the street art, and that kind of raw feeling of creativity.”
The average cost to stay at the hotel will be $175 per night. It will also eventually have a rooftop bar with outdoor seating, which will open by next summer, Mastrelli said.
Bushwick’s “tight-knit community” and “flourishing” arts scene will be embedded into every part of the guest experience, she said.
In addition to local products, the hotel also hopes to work with art galleries to display rotating local art.
Nice hand-drawn logo, but for rooms starting at $175, Bklyn House is still butt ugly: [Read more...]