January, 2012

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“The Greatest City on Earth” by Linda Zacks

image-3313The Alliance for Downtown New York announced the latest Re:Construction installation, The Greatest City on Earth, located at Nassau between John and Fulton Streets by artist Linda Zacks. “As Lower Manhattan continues to grow, construction can be tough on small businesses and confusing for pedestrians. While we look forward to all the great improvements happening...

Exhibit: The Influential Female at Kentler International Drawing Space

image-3303THE INFLUENTIAL FEMALE Drawings Inspired by Women in History CURATOR: Randall Harris ARTISTS: Clarity Haynes, Meridith McNeal, Edward Monovich, Arlene Morris, Annysa Ng, K. Saito, Jacquelyn Schiffman, Vivianne Silvera, Lorene Taurerewa, Jono Vaughan February 3 – March 25, 2012 RECEPTION: Friday, February 3, 6 – 8pm CURATOR’S TALK: Sunday, February 19, 4pm The human figure...

Exhibit: Pixelating: Indie Films in Black at MoCADA

image-3304The Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts (MoCADA) and Black Public Media present Pixelating: Indie Films in Black, a series of screenings held in the month of February in honor of Black History Month. Screening throughout various venues in Brooklyn and New York City, this film series couples independently produced films with web series to...

Show and Tell: Artists Talk and Answer Questions with Shawn Dulaney and Hugh Crawford

image-3293Show and Tell: Artists Talk and Answer Questions with Shawn Dulaney and  Hugh Crawford On Tuesday, February 7 , 2011 from 8-10 p.m. at The Old Stone House Remember Show and Tell in elementary school? When you got a chance to bring something in from home to show your class. It was simple, innocent, and fun....

Exhibit: “Expanding the Landscape” at Art 101

image-3294EXPANDING THE LANDSCAPE Alexandra Limpert and Patrick Whalen January 13 – February 12 ART 101 heralds the New Year with EXPANDING THE LANDSCAPE, an exhibition of figurative drawings and sculpture by Alexandra Limpert and Patrick Whalen. Limpert’s figurative sculptures reflect the architectural structures of her native New York. “Steel allows me to create life-size open...

Art Writers Wanted

image-3283Interested in writing reviews of art events? We’re looking for writers who’d like to contribute to Art in Brooklyn and Art in New York City websites. Applicants should have a strong interest in the visual arts and be self motivated. If inte...

Exhibit: SUGAR introduces Lineup, round 3

image-3273SUGAR introduces Lineup, round 3 1.28.12 – 3.10.12 opening reception Saturday January 28, 6-8 p.m. Heavy brush strokes diminish, colors are defined, divided, and consolidated. Shapes are realized while surfaces melt, glisten, shine, and give-in. The transitioning is a tickle to the ribs, and the whole of round 3 is an offering of pleasantries. Doug...

Exhibit: Jessica Baker at the Fashion Center Space for Public Art

image-3253JESSICA BAKER at 34 West 38th Street ‘Winter Look’ Winter Look is made entirely of materials found in nature and is intended to contrast with the surrounding windows filled with fashion accessories indicative of New York’s metropolitan “personality.” Brooklyn-based artist Jessica Baker collects leaves, seeds, branches and other fallen materials from trees to create prints...