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

    May 2, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. Alive with Art

    Special Event

    Alive with Art

    Brooklyn Arts Council

    May 2, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  3. AIR Gallery Postcard Show

    Deadline

    Call for Submissions: Annual Postcard Show

    A.I.R. Gallery

    May 15
  1. First Thursday

    First Thursday Gallery Walk

    DUMBO, Brooklyn

    May 2, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. Alive with Art

    Special Event

    Alive with Art

    Brooklyn Arts Council

    May 2, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  3. AIR Gallery Postcard Show

    Deadline

    Call for Submissions: Annual Postcard Show

    A.I.R. Gallery

    May 15

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. Sanford Wurmfeld

    Exhibitions

    Variations

    MINUS SPACE

    March 2 - April 20
  3. Katie Bell

    Exhibitions

    A Place for Everything and Everything in Its Place

    Smack Mellon

    March 9 - April 21
  4. Austin Ballard

    Exhibitions

    Shadow Lake

    Smack Mellon

    March 9 - April 21
  5. Exhibitions

    The Outskirts, Exposed and Punched

    KLOMPCHING GALLERY

    March 21 - May 11
  6. Amelie Satzger Lauren Menzies

    Exhibitions

    The 2018 Feature Shoot Emerging Photography Awards

    United Photo Industries

    April 4 - May 31
  1. Brooklyn Historical Society DUMBO

    Exhibitions

    Booklyn Historical Society Waterfront Exhibition

    Brooklyn Historical Society DUMBO

    May 14, 2018 - May 31, 2020
  2. Sanford Wurmfeld

    Exhibitions

    Variations

    MINUS SPACE

    March 2 - April 20
  3. Katie Bell

    Exhibitions

    A Place for Everything and Everything in Its Place

    Smack Mellon

    March 9 - April 21
  4. Austin Ballard

    Exhibitions

    Shadow Lake

    Smack Mellon

    March 9 - April 21
  5. Exhibitions

    The Outskirts, Exposed and Punched

    KLOMPCHING GALLERY

    March 21 - May 11
  6. Amelie Satzger Lauren Menzies

    Exhibitions

    The 2018 Feature Shoot Emerging Photography Awards

    United Photo Industries

    April 4 - May 31