FORT GREENE - A new arts media complex is opened for business in Fort Greene at the former site of the Strand Theatre.

The BRIC Arts Media House, located at 647 Fulton St., is a $41 million city-funded renovation that includes art galleries, performance studios and a media broadcasting center.

Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Borough President Marty Markowitz, as well as other city officials, attended its official opening this afternoon.

For more from the media center, watch the clip to the left or click News 12 Extra on Optimum TV channel 612.