ON THE GRID: DISCOVERING THE CITY
AND YOUR PLACE IN IT
What began as a passion project of discovery in Gowanus has turned into a global community of creatives curating their neighborhoods in over 100 countries and counting. Listen as Principal & Creative Director of the social impact design agency, Hyperakt, Deroy Peraza, and Community Manager, Alex Gracey, discuss the story of their project, On The Grid, and the role creatives have and should have on their communities.
Joined by On The Grid curators Patrick Richardson of Franklyn Creative Studio and Ray Marrero of work x work, also, Megan Marini of 3X3 Design, an urban planning research design studio, they discuss everything from our relationships with our local bodegas to the impact of gentrification.
Produced By: Scott Newman
Designed By: Ray Marrero
photography by: Alexa Hoyer
ON AIR Intro By: Rich Awn
sound by: Brian Ashburn Davis
Audio Editing By: Carlos Fonseca