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. Aliza Shvarts Purported

    Opening Reception

    Aliza Shvarts: Purported

    Art in General

    February 20, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. Really Large Numbers

    Talk

    Really Large Numbers: The Observatory

    Smack Mellon

    February 23, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  3. Cecile Chong

    Talk

    Cecile Chong: _other Nature

    Smack Mellon

    February 23, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  1. Aliza Shvarts Purported

    Opening Reception

    Aliza Shvarts: Purported

    Art in General

    February 20, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. Really Large Numbers

    Talk

    Really Large Numbers: The Observatory

    Smack Mellon

    February 23, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  3. Cecile Chong

    Talk

    Cecile Chong: _other Nature

    Smack Mellon

    February 23, 2:00 pm - 3:30 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. Gabriele Evertz

    Exhibitions

    Gabriele Evertz: Exaltation

    MINUS SPACE

    January 10 - February 29
  3. Really Large Numbers

    Exhibitions

    Really Large Numbers: The Observatory

    Smack Mellon

    January 17 - February 23
  4. Cecile Chong

    Exhibitions

    Cecile Chong: _other Nature

    Smack Mellon

    January 17 - February 23
  5. Anastasia Komarova

    Exhibitions

    Anastasia Komarova: Material Control

    Asphodel

    January 20 - February 29
  6. David Brandon Geeting

    Exhibitions

    David Brandon Geeting: Neighborhood Stroll

    Janet Borden, Inc.

    January 29 - March 7
  1. Brooklyn Historical Society DUMBO

    Exhibitions

    Booklyn Historical Society Waterfront Exhibition

    Brooklyn Historical Society DUMBO

    May 14, 2018 - May 31, 2020
  2. Gabriele Evertz

    Exhibitions

    Gabriele Evertz: Exaltation

    MINUS SPACE

    January 10 - February 29
  3. Really Large Numbers

    Exhibitions

    Really Large Numbers: The Observatory

    Smack Mellon

    January 17 - February 23
  4. Cecile Chong

    Exhibitions

    Cecile Chong: _other Nature

    Smack Mellon

    January 17 - February 23
  5. Anastasia Komarova

    Exhibitions

    Anastasia Komarova: Material Control

    Asphodel

    January 20 - February 29
  6. David Brandon Geeting

    Exhibitions

    David Brandon Geeting: Neighborhood Stroll

    Janet Borden, Inc.

    January 29 - March 7

Photo: Robert Banat