Rusty Fields

Rusty Fields took up residency at Weeksville Heritage Center this fall to offer a pop-up version of its future project. Ultimately located on the 99 1/2 and 101 Schenectady Avenue in the Weeksville section of Brooklyn, Rusty FieldsGeneral Store at Weeksville will be developed to operate as an off the grid (OTG) contemporary settlement which is part of a large declaration. The result of which will have a communal stimulus that is about the integration of cooperative spirit, strengthening and providing a platform for long-term neighborhood sustainability focused on the social preservation of Weeksville both in its former and contemporary narration. The vision involves neighborhood traditions, family,youth, elderly, food health and wellness education, art and music culture, through an integrated view of sustainability, architectural, historical and cultural preservation.