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Migratory Media: An Evening of Appropriation and Experimental Animation at Proteus Gowanus

image-2817Migratory Media: An Evening of Appropriation and Experimental Animation With short films by Lillian Schwartz, Toshio Matsumoto, Steve Cossman, LJ Frezza, Douglas Goodwin & Rebecca Baron. Tuesday, November 1 at 7:30pm Admission: $5 Proteus Gowanus 543 Union Street (at Nevins) Brooklyn, NY 11215 Proteus Gowanus presents the first screening in the Migration Film & Video...

Hybrid World: The Evolving + Increasingly Overlapping Worlds of Illustration, Design & Technology

image-2807Hybrid World: The Evolving + Increasingly Overlapping Worlds of Illustration, Design & Technology November 4th-December 6th at the Gowanus Print Lab Opening Reception: November 4th, 6-9pm The Gowanus Print Lab and the New York Chapter of the Graphic Artist’s Guild are pleased to present “Hybrid World: The Evolving + Increasingly Overlapping Worlds of Illustration, Design...

Black and White Gallery Space Presents Claudia Hart/Recumulations

image-2796Black and White Gallery Space Presents Claudia Hart/Recumulations October 28 – November 27, 2011 opening reception: Friday, October 28, 2011 6-9pm live performance by Roberto Sifuentes Friday, October 28, 2011 8pm (free) Original score by Edmund Campion Claudia Hart reconsiders “Primary Accumulation” (1972), the seminal dance film by Trisha Brown, in the context of post-analog...

Artist Profile: Fred Gutzeit

image-2783Artist Statement After working for decades with urban found objects, I came to a point where I needed to refresh. “Go back to nature” is the old advice to artists.  Otter Falls is a site in the Catskills that I painted and photographed over a period of ten years.  In a way it was a...

Love Letter To Brooklyn by Steve Powers

image-2773Artist Statement Love Letter To Brooklyn is literally showing love to downtown Brooklyn through the memeories and feelings of one of its prominent sons, Dave villorente. Dave grew up on De Kalb avenue, Saw santa at Macys as a kid, Worked at macys as a teen, just bought socks at macy’s last week. In addition...

American Idolatry Presented by Recession Art

image-2763American Idolatry Presented by Recession Art, Curated by Legacy Russell October 29-November 6 at The Invisible Dog For seven days, American Idolatry will transform the Invisible Dog Art Center in Cobble Hill, Brooklyn into a house of worship. Throughout the week, the public will be invited to view artworks and performances, and partake in evening...

OPEN CITY DIALOGUES presents: REALLY?: Impossible Urban Illustration w/James Gulliver Hancock

image-2753OPEN CITY DIALOGUES presents: REALLY?: Impossible Urban Illustration w/James Gulliver Hancock FREE LECTURE! Monday, Oct. 24 7:30pm, Pete’s Candy Store (709 Lorimer St., Brooklyn. L to Lorimer; G to Metropolitan) The NYC department of finance–which, as the main assessor, is in a position to know!–estimates there are more than 900,000 buildings in New York. James...

Brooklyn Art:Work 2011 Gala

image-2743On October 25, 2011, BRIC will celebrate 30 years of contemporary art in Brooklyn with Brooklyn Art:Work 2011 Gala, a special benefit event and elegant and lively evening honoring Brooklyn artists. Co-chaired by BRIC Board Member Karla A. Olivier and Katherine Fichthorn, the Gala will bring together artists, supporters and leaders in business, visual arts...

Artist Profile: MaryLaura Mau

image-2733Artist Statement I collage fabricated reality, remove it from original context and give it a renewed worth. The reality of mass printed matter is often static or stale. I find these images and recognize them for what they meant to us at a point in time. They were once important to us, caused a sensation;...