Creative Collective BLK MKT Returns to Hyman Avenue

Muriel Perez | February 16, 2018 | Style & Beauty

Pronounced “black market,” the BLK MKT store concept was created by a diverse group of entrepreneurs. It will be opening Friday, February 20th, at 419 E. Hyman Avenue creating a special vibe in the space until March 20th.

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Locals Michael Delaney and Samuel Steen have brought in everyone from fashion designers and sculptors to musicians and toy makers to make up the goods in this mobile shop.

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The concept grew out of a simple desire to utilize empty spaces. Each installation brings vacant buildings to life, eventually morphing into a hub of local culture and a needed outlet for the community in a space that was once stagnant.

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The hardwood floors and brick walls throughout are the perfect clean slate for them to let their creative ventures flow.

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This will be their fourth full-scale project and they are thrilled to be able to bring their vision to fruition to Hyman Avenue.



Photography by: Courtesy of BLK MKT