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Finding a new use for century-old Bronx courthouse

Landmark building opens its doors to public for first time in nearly four decades, hosting free art exhibition organised by non-profit organisation No Longer Empty
Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 05:50
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A mural depicting the arrival of Jonas Bronck, the first European settler in the area (after whom the borough is named), in the Bronx County Courthouse in New York.

New York

THE last stop in an art show at the old Bronx Borough Courthouse is a wooden table with a handwritten sign sitting on top that asks visitors, "What would you like to see this building become?" The outpouring of responses has covered dozens of yellow sticky notes. Art museum.

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