Under Coven: The Witches of Bushwick

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  • Published on Oct 27, 2015
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    The Witches of Bushwick is a collective of women who embrace art, fashion, partying, and-of course-witchcraft. Founded by Christine Tran, the social network, whose collaborators include the fashion house Chromat and the trans artist Juliana Huxtable, is grounded in the belief that female bonding is near to spirituality.
    In this episode of Girl Gangs, Broadly talks to the Witches of Bushwick about their creative magic.
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Comments • 514

  • Paula Torres Cuarental

    The definition of witch is not difficult at ALL; witch is a woman who practices witchcraft... So they may call themselves witches but as far as this video shows (and what they say in it) they are not. And witches are a real community, so for a group of basically hipster artists to claim the label when they have nothing to do with it is an insult to the real witch community... But why not, lets promote appropiation, sure xD

  • Che Fernandez
    Che Fernandez 7 days ago

    Okay I get that it's trendy to call yourself a witch these days but as a wiccan myself this is not what being a witch is its a lot more than being a hippy

  • Brightclean eth
    Brightclean eth 16 days ago

    We now have male witches too

  • pure butterfly
    pure butterfly 18 days ago

    Hello

  • SavannaTheSavage
    SavannaTheSavage 25 days ago

    This reminds me of coven AHS

  • SavannaTheSavage
    SavannaTheSavage 25 days ago

    🌒🌕🌘

  • Vaida Medina
    Vaida Medina 27 days ago

    Hipsters not brujas

  • Muhammad Mahmood
    Muhammad Mahmood 2 months ago

    Music at 5:20 ?

  • Olvis Tokyo
    Olvis Tokyo 2 months ago

    creatives that all look the same..in basically all big cities.

  • Spirit Ofyore
    Spirit Ofyore 2 months ago +1

    This is about female empowerment through collaborative artistry. Its an idealized, romanticized idea of female power but Its not witchcraft- just the co opting of the title.

  • Wednesday Kennedy
    Wednesday Kennedy 3 months ago

    witches are dead bitches who think they are alive.

  • Koji Kaze
    Koji Kaze 3 months ago

    They can’t call theirselves witches if they don’t practice witchcraft! CLICKBAIT!

  • Ernest Clayton
    Ernest Clayton 3 months ago

    No balance? Where is the horned God and it's presence! ???just us is the easy to destruction! No future!

  • Rafael Flores
    Rafael Flores 3 months ago

    I watched the craft when I was an impressionable age too.. Holy shit am I a witch?!

  • Vaida Medina
    Vaida Medina 3 months ago

    These aren't witches. C'mon now

  • simplymeztli
    simplymeztli 4 months ago

    So a bunch of women bushwick gentrifiers ??

  • Vaida Medina
    Vaida Medina 4 months ago

    These aren't real witches. estas son brujas falsas, soy una bruja real

  • Bean
    Bean 4 months ago

    This is a horrible representation of modern day witches. This is borderline offensive.

  • amytyville
    amytyville 4 months ago

    these girls are directed by Harmony Korine

  • janelle jandreau
    janelle jandreau 5 months ago

    Pretentious little girls.

  • I ate all the lucky charm marshmallows

    I despise this. This is just tumblr hipsters saying they’re “witches” because they are a group. There are real witches who really practice witchcraft and people always appropriate it for their dumbass groups

  • Moongoddessmystica Nikki Restrepo

    Thumbs down for not being actual witches

  • a girl named brett
    a girl named brett 5 months ago

    woah a Baltimore shout out kinda lol
    xoxo love from Maryland 💋

  • Sparks Dott
    Sparks Dott 5 months ago

    These are the same people bringing up the property values. Now the native bushwickers cant even afford to stay in their own homes. Fuck gentrification.

  • Ruby Long
    Ruby Long 6 months ago

    I’m offended

  • Edina Monsoon
    Edina Monsoon 6 months ago

    lol... I like the creepy music and "scary" editing......

    _WITCHES_ ~ how artsy!!




    /not really; fun PR marketing theme!

    sidenote: babies are good at finger painting too.

    #orchestratorM

  • Caitlin House
    Caitlin House 6 months ago

    I still don't get it.

  • Lulu R
    Lulu R 6 months ago

    So basically this is about about of hipsters and the whole reason why I hate Brooklyn nowadays. This is why gentrification is WRONG!!!! I thought I was going to see the real witches from bushwick in their botanicas (if you’re REALLY from New York you know what this is)
    This was so misleading. DONT WATCH!!!!!!

  • Teresa Calarie
    Teresa Calarie 7 months ago

    NOT A COVEN, NOT FROM BUSHWICK AND MOST DEFINITELY NOT WITCHES! I love what they are doing. I support alternative lifestyles as well as art, artists and 🏳️‍🌈 LGBTQALL but come on, not a scrap of an actual Wiccan or a Pagan. WTF???

  • Mrs. Ortiz
    Mrs. Ortiz 7 months ago

    Not the white girl interpretive dance?!?? I guess Brujas of the Bronx will start in a stank vivero

  • Nansi
    Nansi 7 months ago

    #Trump2020

  • Zenith 2025
    Zenith 2025 7 months ago

    HIPwitchSTERS

  • llama boi
    llama boi 8 months ago

    This is so misleading

  • Di Di
    Di Di 8 months ago

    yeah ok, i know, this isnt about witches. BUT HOW COOL IS THIS!!! THEY LOOK LIKE A SUPERHERO LEAGUE!!!!

  • star bbw
    star bbw 9 months ago

    Magick is the science and art of causing change to occur in conformity with will.
    Aleister Crowley, Magick in Theory and Practice
    For everyone woundering what witchcraft and being artist has do with the other.

  • Evie G
    Evie G 9 months ago +1

    Disappointed. I expected REAL witchcraft, not a “unique and quirky” hippie group that shops at Earthbound

  • Shantell Wilson
    Shantell Wilson 9 months ago

    I must comment out of curiosity and discernment. Most real witches don't tell ppl who they are..or am I wrong..because this is a new generation..🤔

  • Danya Nadel
    Danya Nadel 9 months ago

    why. there are actually people doing watchcraft in bushwick and you show us THIS?

  • Johnny Gallagher
    Johnny Gallagher 9 months ago

    These witches are terrible

  • User 1
    User 1 10 months ago

    Not a fan how they assert a connection to witches of the past when this is just for weird wannabe art hipsters to appear more edgy for the attention. There are no historical connections and it’s embarrassing to claim such.

  • Dave Otuwa
    Dave Otuwa 10 months ago

    They never execute witchcraft although they are witches.

  • Charming Creek Company
    Charming Creek Company 10 months ago

    I f’in love this TVclip channel!

  • Jillian Musielak
    Jillian Musielak 10 months ago

    RELEASE THE CLOTHES!!!!

  • Lara Ximenes
    Lara Ximenes 10 months ago

    saw this video on suggested
    immediately thought of gossip girl

  • kenna rose
    kenna rose 10 months ago

    And gifted is a better word

  • kenna rose
    kenna rose 10 months ago

    They are not witches

  • kenna rose
    kenna rose 10 months ago

    The title is misleading

  • The Miles
    The Miles 11 months ago

    I'm down with meeting girls.... But I'm already married to one..lmao

  • WolfGrrl
    WolfGrrl 11 months ago

    They think they're so cool. It's like a contest of who's the weirdest.

  • Emma Cain
    Emma Cain 11 months ago

    These women are not witches ,I bet these women have never practiced or have an ounce of knowledge about witchcraft ....just a bunch hipsters

  • Darina K
    Darina K 11 months ago

    The Gentrification of Bushwick

  • Desiree Savala
    Desiree Savala 11 months ago

    My famiy is growing apart due to this

  • Adam is dying
    Adam is dying 11 months ago

    A witch is a person who practices witchcraft, these are just a group of feminists

  • Pidgeon OakBreast
    Pidgeon OakBreast 11 months ago +1

    Ah, another witch family. From one witch to another I send my love to you.

  • Maria Kelly
    Maria Kelly 11 months ago

    A little too dorky for me.

  • John Dee Is Me
    John Dee Is Me Year ago

    So its hipster lesbian artists and not witches. Cultural appropriation of witchcraft!!

  • Merlin
    Merlin Year ago

    This video is misleading........

  • Madison Frye
    Madison Frye Year ago

    They keep talking about the historical context of witches but it’s clear they don’t actually know the history of witches

  • Darcy Milton
    Darcy Milton Year ago

    Like female Freemasons?

  • Eathan Lawes
    Eathan Lawes Year ago

    Just because you are creative doesn't mean you are a witch. These people aren't witches unless they practice witchcraft.