Pioneer Works

Pioneer Works is a community cultural center in Red Hook, Brooklyn that is a home for exhibitions, performances, talks, and education.

Tropicália legend Tom Zé brings Brazilian Bossa Nova to Pioneer Works

Pioneer Works
Red Hook, Brooklyn
Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Mariza sings Portuguese Fado at Central Park SummerStage

CENTRAL PARK, SUMMERSTAGE, Sat, Jun 23, 2018, Portuguese fado live music ~ The biggest contemporary fado star has taken the mantle from Amália Rodrigues, “the queen of fado”

Daymé Arocena is Cuba’s finest young female singer

Sat, Apr 7, 2018
RED HOOK, Brooklyn ~ “Cuba’s finest young female singer” (The Guardian) sings her powerful style of rumba jazz for the World Music Institute at Pioneer Works

Culture costs money, but is work paying for.

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Pioneer Works is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Donations are tax-deductible.


Pioneer Works
159 Pioneer St, Brooklyn, NY 11231
(at Conover St)
Red Hook, Brooklyn

Wednesday – Sunday: 12 – 6 pm


(F) (G) to Smith-9th St. It’s a 15-minute walk to Pioneer Works.


B61 to King Street


South Brooklyn (SBK) Ferry to Red Hook/Atlantic Basin.
Walk straight up Clinton Wharf St and take the walkway to Conover St / Pioneer St.

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