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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. Screening

    Summer McCorkle, “des abends”

    Smack Mellon

    March 31 - April 30
  2. Laugh-Back-exhibition-

    Deadline

    Open Call: Fall 2020 Exhibition

    Smack Mellon

    April 15
  3. Deadline

    Open Call: FRESH Annual Summer Exhibition

    KLOMPCHING GALLERY

    April 17

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. Aliza Shvarts Purported

    Exhibitions

    Aliza Shvarts: Purported

    Art in General

    February 21 - May 9
  3. Joy Drury Cox

    Exhibitions

    Joy Drury Cox: Prone and Plumb

    Asphodel

    March 5 - April 18
  4. Joan Witek

    Exhibitions

    Joan Witek: Paintings from the 1980s

    MINUS SPACE

    March 7 - April 25
  5. Exhibitions

    Artists on Artists: Online Exhibition and Art Sale

    KLOMPCHING GALLERY

    March 20 - April 9

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