Welcome To DUMBO

Galleries, residencies, events, and openings, all on the Brooklyn waterfront.


DUMBO, a neighborhood located between the Brooklyn and Manhattan Bridges, is Brooklyn’s epicenter of art and creativity. Now the converted warehouses are home to many of Brooklyn’s most important artist residency programs and arts organizations, located alongside artists’ studios and workshops.
About DUMBO

Galleries

Photography to painting, street art to sculpture: DUMBO’s galleries bring the work of local, national, and international artists to the Brooklyn waterfront.

Robert Swain: Color as Color on view at MINUS SPACE, April 2017

Robert Swain: Color as Color on view at MINUS SPACE, April 2017.

Tracing a path along Brooklyn Bridge Park, DUMBO’s galleries bring the work of local, national, and international artists to the Brooklyn waterfront with rotating exhibitions of emerging and established artists, special events, and performances.

DUMBO Galleries

Events

Happenings, performances, screening, and special events presented by DUMBO’s galleries, artist residency programs, and cultural organizations.

  1. Unbroken by Bars AIR Gallery

    Talk

    Removing Biases Against Families Impacted by Incarceration

    A.I.R. Gallery

    August 22, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. Performance

    Voice 1/5:On Tradition

    Art in General

    August 28, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  3. First Thursday

    First Thursday Gallery Walk

    DUMBO, Brooklyn

    October 4, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  1. Unbroken by Bars AIR Gallery

    Talk

    Removing Biases Against Families Impacted by Incarceration

    A.I.R. Gallery

    August 22, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. Performance

    Voice 1/5:On Tradition

    Art in General

    August 28, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  3. First Thursday

    First Thursday Gallery Walk

    DUMBO, Brooklyn

    October 4, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

See All Events

First Thursday Gallery Walk – The first Thursday of every month, the galleries of DUMBO stay open late, hosting special events and receptions. Neighborhood restaurants and bars have specials for First Thursday patrons. Don’t miss it!

Exhibitions

DUMBO’s galleries bring the work of emerging and established artists to the Brooklyn waterfront.

  1. Brooklyn Historical Society DUMBO

    Exhibitions

    Booklyn Historical Society Waterfront Exhibition

    Brooklyn Historical Society DUMBO

    May 14, 2018 - May 31, 2020
  2. Cultural Uniform - Press Release Image - High Res_620_620

    Exhibitions

    Cultural Uniform

    Art in General

    June 28 - August 31
  3. The Future Has No Presence

    Exhibitions

    The future has no presence

    Asphodel

    July 12 - August 23
  4. SmackMellon Laugh Back

    Exhibitions

    Laugh Back

    Smack Mellon

    July 14 - August 19
  5. AIR Dialectics of Entanglement

    Exhibitions

    Dialectics of Entanglement: do we exist together?

    A.I.R. Gallery

    August 2 - September 2
  6. Decadent Illusions

    Exhibitions

    Decadent Illusions

    A.I.R. Gallery

    August 2 - September 2
  1. Brooklyn Historical Society DUMBO

    Exhibitions

    Booklyn Historical Society Waterfront Exhibition

    Brooklyn Historical Society DUMBO

    May 14, 2018 - May 31, 2020
  2. Cultural Uniform - Press Release Image - High Res_620_620

    Exhibitions

    Cultural Uniform

    Art in General

    June 28 - August 31
  3. The Future Has No Presence

    Exhibitions

    The future has no presence

    Asphodel

    July 12 - August 23
  4. SmackMellon Laugh Back

    Exhibitions

    Laugh Back

    Smack Mellon

    July 14 - August 19
  5. AIR Dialectics of Entanglement

    Exhibitions

    Dialectics of Entanglement: do we exist together?

    A.I.R. Gallery

    August 2 - September 2
  6. Decadent Illusions

    Exhibitions

    Decadent Illusions

    A.I.R. Gallery

    August 2 - September 2