Sandy and the New York Arts Community

Men remove damaged furniture from a building housing several art galleries November 12, 2012 in the Chelsea section of New York as the city recovers from the effects of Hurricane Sandy.

A year after Sandy, many parts of the New York arts community are still struggling to get back on their feet. Glass artist Renee Radenberg, lost her home and art studio in the storm surge. Zach Feuer is the owner of Zach Feuer Gallery, which lost roughly 700 pieces of art. Kevin Cunningham is artistic director of 3-Legged Dog Media and Theater Group, which suffered severe water damage.