Explore Brooklyn

Discover street art as you stroll under the subway. Sample exquisite fare from across the globe. Pick through antiques and flea markets, or stop in a few galleries. New York is a walking city. 

Be bold and expand your horizons to other parts of the city. Ride the waves at Rockaway Beach in Queens or lace up your skates for indoor ice skating at Aviator in Mill Basin, Brooklyn. 

Hop on the free Staten Island ferry for pics of the Statue of Liberty or peruse NYC's latest architectural creations, Vessel & The Oculus. 

Colleges Nearby

Enjoy Close Proximity To Brooklyn’s Pratt Institute And Other Colleges

If you’re in town to visit the campus of a local college or university, you’ll find Artel perfectly placed. We're less than two miles away from the 25-acre Brooklyn campus of the Pratt Institute – one of the country’s leading schools for artists and creatively focused students. Slightly further afield but still easily accessible is Brooklyn College, part of the City University of New York.