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. Opening Reception

    Reception with the artist: Hanno Otten, ’13 Colors’

    Janet Borden, Inc.

    May 29, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. Talk

    Exclusion Zone: On Representations of Slow Violence

    Art in General

    May 29, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  3. First Thursday

    First Thursday Gallery Walk

    DUMBO, Brooklyn

    June 6, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  1. Opening Reception

    Reception with the artist: Hanno Otten, ’13 Colors’

    Janet Borden, Inc.

    May 29, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. Talk

    Exclusion Zone: On Representations of Slow Violence

    Art in General

    May 29, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  3. First Thursday

    First Thursday Gallery Walk

    DUMBO, Brooklyn

    June 6, 6:00 pm - 8:00 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. Amelie Satzger Lauren Menzies

    Exhibitions

    The 2018 Feature Shoot Emerging Photography Awards

    United Photo Industries

    April 4 - May 31
  3. Chim Pom Threat of Peace

    Exhibitions

    Threat of Peace (Hiroshima!!!!!!)

    Art in General

    April 19 - July 13
  4. Non Visitor Center

    Exhibitions

    Don’t Follow the Wind: Non-Visitor Center

    Art in General

    April 19 - July 13
  5. Jeff Wallace

    Exhibitions

    This is No.628 of Everyman’s Library

    Main Window

    May 2 - June 24
  6. James Yuxi

    Exhibitions

    Dwelling in the Fuchun Mountains

    Made in NY Media Center by IFP

    May 2 - May 31
  1. Brooklyn Historical Society DUMBO

    Exhibitions

    Booklyn Historical Society Waterfront Exhibition

    Brooklyn Historical Society DUMBO

    May 14, 2018 - May 31, 2020
  2. Amelie Satzger Lauren Menzies

    Exhibitions

    The 2018 Feature Shoot Emerging Photography Awards

    United Photo Industries

    April 4 - May 31
  3. Chim Pom Threat of Peace

    Exhibitions

    Threat of Peace (Hiroshima!!!!!!)

    Art in General

    April 19 - July 13
  4. Non Visitor Center

    Exhibitions

    Don’t Follow the Wind: Non-Visitor Center

    Art in General

    April 19 - July 13
  5. Jeff Wallace

    Exhibitions

    This is No.628 of Everyman’s Library

    Main Window

    May 2 - June 24
  6. James Yuxi

    Exhibitions

    Dwelling in the Fuchun Mountains

    Made in NY Media Center by IFP

    May 2 - May 31