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“Beyond the Uniform: An Exhibition of Combat Paper” at Art 101

image-5880 Fine art by veterans, on paper handmade from military uniforms, with works by KEVIN BASL, ELI WRIGHT and others. MARCH 6 - APRIL 5 OPENING RECEPTION MARCH 6, 6 - 9 pm From the Combat Paper website: Hand papermaking is the language of combat paper: from uniform to pulp, battlefield to workshop, warrior to Artist. Coming ...

Updating Philosophies featuring CERN

Updating Philosophies from NAVIGATE on Vimeo. Process is fascinating. There is an art to the way that things are made. Oftentimes we find ourselves so enraptured by a work of art that a form of mysticism envelops the creator. In our society this has become something worth idolizing, something artists feel ...

“Warriors Fund” Art Exhibition to Benefit Wounded Knee District School

image-5875 Brooklyn tattoo shop Eight of Swords recently announced plans to host a fundraiser benefiting Lakota students from the Wounded Knee District School (WKDS) on South Dakota’s Pine Ridge reservation. The event, called The Warriors’ Fund, is slated for Friday, March 6th at 7:00 PM and will showcase original artwork from over 50 of ...

BRURAL by Project 59, Inc.

image-5869 Project 59, Inc. presents the fourth exhibition in the BRURAL series,  BRURAL: Skin of Liberty, Fractured & re-Structured, a collaborative exhibition of artists from greater Brooklyn with artists from Nizhny Tagil (Russia), at the Brooklyn Fire Proof Temporary Storage Gallery at 119 Ingraham St. in Bushwick, Opening on February 20th, 7-9pm The show will run from ...

Type Indicators at Art Helix

image-5866 Type Indicators February 13 - March 1, 2015 Curated by Wilson Duggan ArtHelix is pleased to present Type Indicators, an exhibition and research project that explores the relationship between personality, identity, and artistic self-expression using the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator. The aim of our project is to examine the relationship between an artist’s personality ...

Without/Color at Figureworks Gallery

image-5863 WITHOUT/COLOR Part II Howard Eisman, Fred Hatt, Arlene Morris February 13 - March 15, 2015 Reception: Friday evening, February 13, 6-9PM   FIGUREWORKS fine art of the human form 168 North 6th St. (1 block from Bedford Avenue “L” train) Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY 11211 www.figureworks.com hours: Saturday and Sunday from 1-6PM Without/Color is a two-part exhibition featuring six artists. Three artists, Meridith McNeal, Alexander Ney, and Joanne Scott, have executed work ...

Artist Profile: Kevin Burzynski

image-5858Sifting through stacks of vintage magazines and books serves a very particular purpose for Brooklyn-based artist Kevin Burzynski. Typically armed with a blade, scissors, and glue, Kevin seeks to repurpose imagery through cut & paste collages that examine loaded themes such as youth, innocence, hopelessness, control, technology, romance, luxury, and nostalgia. His countless wooden ...

Gowanus Darkroom Grand Opening

image-5855 Gowanus Darkroom is now open!  Brooklyn's newest community black and white darkroom is now open for business! Join us for our grand opening reception on Friday, February 13th from 6-9 PM right here in our studio!  Come explore the darkroom, enjoy featured artwork from local photographers, and have a drink (or two). Gowanus ...