ELIZABETH DEE GALLERY HARLEM

          Elizabeth Dee invited culturally influential curator Larry Ossei-Mensah to organize the inaugural edition of Selections, which opened to the public on Saturday, January 21st . The inaugural installment of Selections features the work of four artists based in Harlem and the South Bronx: Derek Fordjour, Emily Henretta, Lucia Hierro and Kenny… Continue reading ELIZABETH DEE GALLERY HARLEM

LA MEDEA

“[Yara Travieso’s] intrinsic pursuit of storytelling manifests as stage performance, installation and video; it’s culturally inspired, and an amalgam of genre and influence.” – Kaitlyn Parks, 1985 Artists As part of the twelfth edition of PS122’s Coil festival, BRIC, Dance Film Association, and Performance Space 122 presents the world premiere of La Medea, Yara Travieso’s re-imagining… Continue reading LA MEDEA

TAKE ME (I’M YOURS)

          Take Me (I’m Yours) is an exhibition featuring artworks that visitors  are ASKED to touch, participate in and even take home. On view from September 16, 2016 through February 5, 2017, Take Me (I’m Yours) will feature a roster of 42 international and intergenerational artists working in a variety of… Continue reading TAKE ME (I’M YOURS)

NEW ART SCENE IN HARLEM

  Gavin Brown is an art dealer and owner of Gavin Brown’s enterprise, an art gallery with locations in New York and Rome. Born in London in 1964 and working in New York since 1988, Gavin Brown has owned and operated his gallery in several locations in Manhattan since 1994, about six months after his… Continue reading NEW ART SCENE IN HARLEM

QUEENS NIGHT MARKET

       The Queens International Night Market is a large, family-friendly open-air night market in Queens, featuring independent vendors selling merchandise, art, and food and featuring small-scale cultural performances and entertainment, all celebrating the rich cultural diversity and heritage of NYC and Queens. When: Saturdays, 6PM-Midnight, starting on April 23rd until August 20th Where: New York… Continue reading QUEENS NIGHT MARKET

COLOR SPEAKS ALL LANGUAGES

Blackness in Abstraction, an exhibition curated by Adrienne Edwards traces the persistent presence of the color black in art, with a particular emphasis on monochromes, from the 1940s to today. The curator of this exhibition is Adrienne Edwards, who currently serves as a curator and head of programming at Performa and is in the process… Continue reading COLOR SPEAKS ALL LANGUAGES

TRAVELING HOME AND BACK — THE WORKS OF JANET GOLDNER

     Janet Goldner is a sculptor whose work crosses many cultures, focusing on the “beauty and genius of each as well as what we have in common.” She has been involved with African cultures since her undergraduate days at Antioch College, traveling first to Ghana and, years later, to Zimbabwe and South Africa. Goldner’s longest… Continue reading TRAVELING HOME AND BACK — THE WORKS OF JANET GOLDNER