Born in 1912 to Polish immigrants, Emile Bocian was once the only non-Asian resident of Confucius Plaza where he ran a darkroom out of his bathroom.
“A community garden felt right. A garden is about camaraderie and coming together over nature.”
Chaim Soutine was a tailor’s son from Belarus. Willem De Kooning was a commercial artist from Rotterdam. And yet, there are unusual affinites.