The Newtown Creek Armada is an artist-created model boat pond that will be installed on the Newtown Creek in September 2012. Located on the border between Brooklyn and Queens, the Newtown Creek is one of America’s most polluted waterways and a recently designated federal Superfund Site. Visitors to the Newtown Creek Armada will [...]
Memory tiles made by local elders, and my tiles showing their wishes for the neighborhood’s future, will be installed in their community center.
More information at http://www.indiegogo.com/memories-and-wishesRelated PostsMia Pearlman at The Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation Space Program [...]
Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute Collaborates with
Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts To Present Two New Exhibitions
When news broke about the Trayvon Martin case, curator Shantrelle P. Lewis, director of exhibitions and public programming at the Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute (CCCADI), worked quickly to put out a [...]
Koren Shadmi’s drawing, titled ‘View of The World from Bedford Avenue’ is a homage to the classic New Yorker cover from 1976 by the great Saul Steinberg. The original cover was a visual observation of how New Yorkers see the rest of the world; miniaturized by the grandeur and solipsism of Manhattan, the unofficial center [...]
How personal can portraiture get when explored in a dual show?
Teddi I Rogers and Raquel Echanique team up to answer this question.
Raquel and Teddi explore portraiture through a deeper and more [...]
BAG Artist Talk Series Presents: Daniele Genadry this Thursday July 19th at 6:30PM in our gallery.
Daniele Genadry was born in 1980. She received a BA from Dartmouth College, and an MFA from The Slade School of Fine Art. Her first solo show was in 2005 at the Ward Center Gallery, in Baltimore and she [...]
5 Boroughs, 6 Months: a visual experiment in New York City by Max Touhey
Max Touhey compiled 60 GB of consecutive DSLR photographs of New York City and much of its lesser known locations. 1 photograph = 1 frame, for 24 fps.
Specific locations include the Brooklyn Navy Yard (Hospital Annex, BLDG 128, BLDG [...]