September, 2012

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DUMBO Arts Festival 2012 Highlights


A few highlights from this weekend’s DUMBO Art Festival which runs from Fri., Sept. 28 @ 6pm – Sun. Sept. 30 @ 6pm.

Jessica Baker: DUMBO Nature is a site-specific installation in the windows of 45 Main Street and on view throughout the Festival. Jessica’s work incorporates leaves and other natural materials arranged in geometric [...]

Brooklyn Commons: Martha Rosler and Michael Arcega at ISCP

image-4560 Brooklyn Commons: Martha Rosler and Michael Arcega Tuesday, October 2nd, 6:30pm ISCP 1040 Metropolitan Avenue, Brooklyn 

Brooklyn Commons, a new discussion series beginning this fall at ISCP, presents intellectual and artistic pairings between the established Brooklyn-based artist community and ISCP residents. This series puts artists in conversation who have not shared a dialogue [...]

DUMBO Arts Festival Sept 28-30

Each year the Dumbo Arts Festival seeks to highlight Brooklyn’s commitment to and presence in the arts community by presenting the best in local, national, and international art amid the breathtaking backdrop of the Brooklyn Bridge and the Manhattan skyline.

The Dumbo Arts Festival attracts 200,000 visitors over 3 days with the participation of over [...]


ArtObama is an auction of exceptional works by more than 100 American artists who support the re-election of President Barack Obama. Auction proceeds will benefit the Obama Victory Fund 2012 as well as ActBlue. Space is limited, and pre-registration for collectors is strongly recommended.

When: October 3, 7 to 9:30 pm (bidding from 7:00 to [...]

Revisions Group Exhibition & Brenda Taylor Curator Talk at Brooklyn Art Space


The group show, Revisions, highlights four artists working with collage. Revisions shows a variety of approaches to collage that references not only the history of collage, which expanded notions of composition, appropriation and juxtaposition, but also the relevance of collage for contemporary artists as a way to reprocess discarded ideas and redistribute programmed [...]