Archive | February, 2012

Save the date: Brooklyn Utopias: Park Space, Play Space!

6 Feb

Announcing our upcoming exhibit: Brooklyn Utopias, Park Space, Play Space!

Above image: detail from Rebecca Hackemann,The Idea of the Gowanus Extension, 2012, drawing, archival ink on archival paper, 11.5” x 15.5”

Exhibition dates: April 5-June 24, 2012

Exhibition Opening: Thursday, April 5, 2012, 7:30-9:30pm
**Patrons’ Reception and Curator/Artist tour: 6:30-7:30pm–with kickstarter pledges of $10 and up! BECOME A PATRON NOW **

Project Director and Curator: Katherine Gressel

Aritst Selection Committee: Katherine Gressel, Curator; Jonathan Kuhn, Director of Arts & Antiquities, NYC Parks Department;  and Kim Maier, Executive Director, Old Stone House.

Exhibiting Artists: Stephanie Beck, Lynn Cazabon, Center for Urban Pedagogy, Tamara Gayer, Christine Gedeon, Groundswell Community Mural Project, Rebecca Hackemann, Husk, Bettina Johae, Karen Kaapcke, Jess Levey, Cheryl Molnar, Will Pappenheimer, Marina Zamalin

With temporary workshops and events led by: Tracy Candido, Center for Urban Pedagogy, Circle Rules Federation, Gigantic MechanicGroundswell Community Mural Project, Bettina Johae, Will Pappenheimer, Triada Samaras, Kat Schneck
Complete schedule coming soon!

Visit our Upcoming Exhibition page for more information!

Brooklyn Utopias: Park Space, Play Space is sponsored, in part, by the Greater New York Arts Development Fund of the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, administered by Brooklyn Arts Council (BAC).