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. Walt Whitman Bicentennial

    Deadline

    The Walt Whitman Bicentennial

    Smack Mellon

    March 3
  2. First Thursday

    First Thursday Gallery Walk

    DUMBO, Brooklyn

    March 7, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  3. Alive with Art

    Special Event

    Alive with Art

    Brooklyn Arts Council

    May 2, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  1. Walt Whitman Bicentennial

    Deadline

    The Walt Whitman Bicentennial

    Smack Mellon

    March 3
  2. First Thursday

    First Thursday Gallery Walk

    DUMBO, Brooklyn

    March 7, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  3. Alive with Art

    Special Event

    Alive with Art

    Brooklyn Arts Council

    May 2, 6:30 pm - 9:30 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. Exhibitions

    On Plane View

    KLOMPCHING GALLERY

    January 10 - March 9
  3. Bonnie Collura Prince

    Exhibitions

    Prince

    Smack Mellon

    January 12 - February 24
  4. Rachelle Mozman Solano

    Exhibitions

    Metamorphosis of Failure

    Smack Mellon

    January 12 - February 24
  5. Min Liu Tangible

    Exhibitions

    TANGIBLE

    Made in NY Media Center by IFP

    February 7 - February 28
  6. Carrie Johnson Traverse 2

    Exhibitions

    Stratus Lift

    A.I.R. Gallery

    February 8 - March 10
  1. Brooklyn Historical Society DUMBO

    Exhibitions

    Booklyn Historical Society Waterfront Exhibition

    Brooklyn Historical Society DUMBO

    May 14, 2018 - May 31, 2020
  2. Exhibitions

    On Plane View

    KLOMPCHING GALLERY

    January 10 - March 9
  3. Bonnie Collura Prince

    Exhibitions

    Prince

    Smack Mellon

    January 12 - February 24
  4. Rachelle Mozman Solano

    Exhibitions

    Metamorphosis of Failure

    Smack Mellon

    January 12 - February 24
  5. Min Liu Tangible

    Exhibitions

    TANGIBLE

    Made in NY Media Center by IFP

    February 7 - February 28
  6. Carrie Johnson Traverse 2

    Exhibitions

    Stratus Lift

    A.I.R. Gallery

    February 8 - March 10