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. First Thursday

    First Thursday Gallery Walk

    DUMBO, Brooklyn

    August 2, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  1. First Thursday

    First Thursday Gallery Walk

    DUMBO, Brooklyn

    August 2, 6:00 pm - 9:00 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. Exhibitions

    Little/Big: Summer Group Exhibition

    Janet Borden, Inc.

    June 7 - July 27
  3. Exhibitions

    Different Things Around the World

    LAND Gallery

    June 14 - August 14
  4. Silvia_Netzer

    Exhibitions

    Sylvia Netzer: Virtebrae

    A.I.R. Gallery

    June 28 - July 29
  5. Flacks of Shine

    Exhibitions

    Katsura Okada: Shining Flecks II: Forms of Group, Flock and Swarm

    A.I.R. Gallery

    June 28 - July 29
  6. TC-1

    Exhibitions

    Aya Rodriguez-Izumi: TC-1

    A.I.R. Gallery

    June 28 - July 29
  1. Brooklyn Historical Society DUMBO

    Exhibitions

    Booklyn Historical Society Waterfront Exhibition

    Brooklyn Historical Society DUMBO

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

    Little/Big: Summer Group Exhibition

    Janet Borden, Inc.

    June 7 - July 27
  3. Exhibitions

    Different Things Around the World

    LAND Gallery

    June 14 - August 14
  4. Silvia_Netzer

    Exhibitions

    Sylvia Netzer: Virtebrae

    A.I.R. Gallery

    June 28 - July 29
  5. Flacks of Shine

    Exhibitions

    Katsura Okada: Shining Flecks II: Forms of Group, Flock and Swarm

    A.I.R. Gallery

    June 28 - July 29
  6. TC-1

    Exhibitions

    Aya Rodriguez-Izumi: TC-1

    A.I.R. Gallery

    June 28 - July 29

Art + Community

DUMBO’s art scene is made more vibrant by the neighborhood cultural venues dedicated to providing exceptional arts programming and invaluable resources for the arts community.

Photo: Robert Banat