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David van Dartel: This Time Tomorrow

March 7 - April 27
Klompching Gallery, 89 Water Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Klompching Gallery is delighted to present the first exhibition in the United States, of Dutch photographer David van Dartel. The exhibition is presented in collaboration with Elliott Gallery, Amsterdam. This Time Tomorrow brings together a selection of ten color photographs from two of the photographer’s acclaimed projects—On Vlieland and What Once Was—that explore an intimate portrayal of friendship and masculinity. Initially exploring and documenting his close circle of friends on Vlieland, a remote island in the north of The Netherlands,…

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Paula Querido: NYSS Residency Show

March 7 - April 28
New York Studio School Projects @ DUMBO, 20 Jay Street, Suite 307
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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This show will include works made by the artist Paula Querido while in residency with the New York Studio School

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Exhibitions

A Matter of Time

March 7 - April 6
Platform Project Space, 20 Jay Street, #319
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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The three artists in this show, curated by Leslie Wayne, stretch the element of time through different photographic and durational processes, documenting the ephemeral aspects of time’s passing and its effect on our material world, while reflecting on the fragility of all life, its inevitable progression toward renewal and its message of hope in times fraught with destruction. Featuring work by: Simone Douglas Joy Episalla Beatrice Pedicone

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Opening Reception

Opening Reception: Celebrating the Art of Cuban Women

March 7, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cuban Art Space, 20 Jay Street, Suite 301
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Cuban Art Space is proud to present a new exhibit celebrating the vibrant works of contemporary Cuban women artists. Featuring paintings, sculptures, and mixed media pieces from over a dozen Cuban artists, this collection offers a glimpse into the creative visions emerging from this Caribbean nation. Featured artists include Magnolia Betancourt, Jacqueline + Yamilys Brito, Sandra Ceballos, Isabel de las Mercedes, Zaida del Río, Sandra Dooley, Jeny Fernández Ferro, Dania Fleites, Rocío García, Alicia Leal, Marucha, Elsa Mora, Cirenaica Moreira,…

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Opening Reception

Opening Reception: This Time Tomorrow + Soap Opera

March 7, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Klompching Gallery, 89 Water Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Klompching Gallery (89 Water Street) presents two exhibitions through March 27, 2024: Eli Craven: Soap Opera an exhibition of innovative 3-dimensional photographic artworks. The works exist somewhere between the image and object, attempting to connect the representation to some form of reality. David van Dartel: This Time Tomorrow, the first exhibition in the United States, of Dutch photographer David van Dartel, presented in collaboration with Elliott Gallery, Amsterdam.

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Open Studios

NowHere Studio Program Open Studio

March 7, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
NowHere Studio Program, 20 Jay Street #434
Brooklyn, 11201 United States
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As a part of NowHere's ongoing mission to support Japanese creators residing in New York and creatives with connections to Japan, their new program offers selected artists a year-long, rent-free studio space to support the production process. At the end of the session, there will be an opportunity for artists to hold exhibitions at NowHere in SoHo upon completion of the program. Japanese duo exonemo is the studio's inaugural resident artist. In March, we will be opening NowHere's studio to…

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Exhibitions, Special Event

Creatively Wild Instructor Showcase

March 7, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Creatively Wild, 98 Water Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Teaching artists from the studio present a diverse media of artwork and talents. Featuring: Nick Hill Leysan Nigmatova Mayana Torres Ty Peterson Food and Wine will be served for a social event to meet the artist. All work will be for sale as well as classes from the instructor.

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Closing Reception, Performance

The Faraway Nearby: Closing Performance by Chang Sujung & Seung-Min Lee

March 10, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
A.I.R. Gallery, 155 Plymouth Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Join A.I.R. on Sunday, March 10 at 4pm for a closing performance by The Faraway Nearby artists Chang Sujung and Seung-Min Lee. Using materials that have been discarded, donated, or scavenged from their local communities, Chang and Lee will use multiple improvised and engineered techniques to metamorphose these abject materials into “functional” tote bags. Tote bags branded with the names and logos of biennials, exclusive art fairs, or blue chip galleries proliferate within the art world, and are often carried…

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Yvonne Shortt: Shedding My Toxic Core

March 16 - April 14
A.I.R. Gallery, 155 Plymouth Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Shedding My Toxic Core is a project of new investigations by New York Member Yvonne Shortt, created in conversation with her daughter, Rebecca West. Shortt’s work explores how scarcity manifests in various sectors like education and art in the forms of competition and exclusivity. Shortt believes that abundance can provide an alternative framework to scarcity, inviting visitors to join her in conversation about sustainability, intentionality, and non-extractive approaches to artmaking.

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Allison Halter: THRESHOLD

March 16 - April 14
A.I.R. Gallery, 155 Plymouth Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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In THRESHOLD, 2023–2024 Fellow Allison Halter questions what it means to variously be immersed within a landscape, to function as a part of the landscape, and to become a landscape, through a triptych of asynchronously looping videos. An exploration of the erotic desire to meld with the world around us, THRESHOLD asks, “Where are the edges?”

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Opening Reception

Opening Reception: New Exhibitions at A.I.R.

March 16, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
A.I.R. Gallery, 155 Plymouth Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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A.I.R. is thrilled to announce three upcoming exhibitions at A.I.R. Gallery, opening on Saturday, March 16 and running through Sunday, April 14. An opening reception will be held Saturday, March 16, from 6–8pm.   Gallery I will feature Shedding My Toxic Core, a project by New York Member Yvonne Shortt. In Gallery II will be Scab, an installation by 2023–2024 Fellow Xinyi Liu. THRESHOLD, a video installation by 2023–2024 Fellow Allison Halter, will be on view in Gallery III.

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Exhibitions

Dumbo Projection Project Volume III

March 21 - April 20

A neighborhood-wide video art series, projected onto the BQE and bridges of Dumbo. Volume Three is a collection of works that blend real life, animation and hand drawings into surreal  videos that take the viewer on whimsical and unexpected journeys, all ultimately in the pursuit of creating one’s home. ON VIEW: Location 1: The Acorns’ Big Adventure by Nancy Sepe (2007, 10:28 minutes) Location 2: Dress for Today no.9 – The Lazy One by aricoco (Ari Tabei) (2023, 2:55 minutes) Location 2: Animals On the Verge by Jillian McDonald (2022, 10:00 minutes)…

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Special Event, Talk

Thrive Fest 2024

March 23, 12:00 pm - 7:30 pm
BRIC Arts Media, 647 Fulton St
Brooklyn, NY 11217 United States
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BAC’s Thrive Fest is the first and only day-long symposium dedicated to increasing financial, professional, and wellness best practices for the over 17,000 creatives who call Brooklyn home.With a curated selection of funders, financial advisors and coaches, business leaders, and entrepreneurs,Thrive Fest attendees learn and exchange strategies, resources, and techniques for designing more lucrative and sustainable finances. Art activations and wellness installations woven throughout the day animate Thrive Fest with creative inspiration.Thrive Fest 2024 “Community Sound Bath & Cyphers” is…

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Performance, Special Event, Workshop

Performance: Singing to Sculpture: VOID

March 24, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
A.I.R. Gallery, 155 Plymouth Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Throughout the exhibition run of THRESHOLD, 2023–2024 Fellow Allison Halter invites the public to participate in a continuation of the ongoing project Singing to Sculpture. Using group tunings and Deep Listening techniques pioneered by Pauline Oliveros, Halter will encourage a non-verbal sonic exchange with the elements of THRESHOLD, charging them with a variety of sounds and opinions, and providing the participants a chance to express their thoughts and feelings about art outside the confines of language. This event will repeat…

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Tadao Takano: Cybergrams 1982-1988

March 30 - May 18
Higher Pictures Generation, 16 Main Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Higher Pictures presents Cybergrams 1982-1988 by Tadao Takano (1926-2010). This is the artist’s first solo exhibition with the gallery. Born in Yakima, Washington, the Japanese-American Takano was interned with his family by the U.S. government during World War II before being drafted in the army. In 1948, Takano enrolled in László Moholy-Nagy’s New Chicago Bauhaus–Institute of Design at IIT in Chicago, where he studied photography with Harry Callahan. Takano received his Bachelor of Arts in Visual Design in 1952, after…

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Performance, Special Event

Sunny Leerasanthanah: Contain Yourself

March 30, 4:00 pm
Smack Mellon, 92 Plymouth Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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In conjunction with their solo exhibition, This is as far as I can take you, Smack Mellon presents a performance-driven presentation by the artist Sunny Leerasanthanah. As a performance, Contain Yourself narrates the process of creating a live and living archive while interweaving stories linked to the themes and contents of the exhibition. Using storytelling, projected images, time, text, and documentation, Sunny meanders through topics including accidental archiving, amateur camcording, fixations on ghosts, and how to convince the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services…

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Ursula Clark and James Howard Collins: Earth/Unearth

April 4 - April 28
Gallery Gaia, 79 Hudson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Gallery Gaia presents "Earth/Unearth", a new show by Ursula Clark and james Howard Collins. The show will consist of a selection of sculptures and works on paper that use both natural and manmade materials.

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Satu Nisu: Nature’s Wonders; Textile Impressions of Finnish Landscape

April 4 - April 27
Loop of the Loom, 197 Plymouth Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Indulge your senses in the enchanting world of textile art with "Nature's Wonders," a captivating exhibition that unveils the intricacies of three distinct realms – Snow, Forest, and Landscape of Puijo in Northern Savonia. Embark on this artistic journey through the Puijo landscape, forest, and snow, and discover a profound connection to nature that transcends the boundaries of the ordinary. "Nature's Tapestry" invites you to marvel at the craftsmanship and creativity that breathe life into these textile masterpieces, celebrating the…

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First Thursday

First Thursday Gallery Walk

April 4, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Art in Dumbo’s next First Thursday Gallery Walk is on March 7, 2024, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. On the first Thursday of every month, DUMBO’s galleries stay open late for a night of art, gallery openings, artist talks, and live performance. Visitors enjoy incredible views of the East River and the Brooklyn and Manhattan Bridges as they walk along the waterfront from one gallery to the next and can enjoy local drink specials at DUMBO stalwart Superfine. Free and open…

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Special Event, Workshop

Workshop: A Journey Through Traditional Chinese Water-Based Woodcut

April 6, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
A.I.R. Gallery, 155 Plymouth Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Step into the enchanting world of traditional Chinese water-based woodcut techniques in this immersive workshop. This hands-on experience will unveil centuries-old printing traditions. In conjunction with her exhibition Scab, 2023–2024 Fellow Xinyi Liu invites participants to explore the techniques of traditional Chinese water-based woodcut. The workshop will cover fundamental aspects, including historical context, material selection, carving methods, ink preparation, and printing processes on mulberry paper. Participants will experience traditional Chinese woodcut styles and unlock their creativity. No prior experience is necessary.…

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Performance, Special Event, Workshop

Performance: Singing to Sculpture: VOID

April 7, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
A.I.R. Gallery, 155 Plymouth Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Throughout the exhibition run of THRESHOLD, 2023–2024 Fellow Allison Halter invites the public to participate in a continuation of the ongoing project Singing to Sculpture. Using group tunings and Deep Listening techniques pioneered by Pauline Oliveros, Halter will encourage a non-verbal sonic exchange with the elements of THRESHOLD, charging them with a variety of sounds and opinions, and providing the participants a chance to express their thoughts and feelings about art outside the confines of language. This event will repeat…

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Open Studios, Special Event

Sharpe-Walentas Open Studios

April 12 - April 13
Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program, 20 Jay Street, Suite 720
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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The artists of the Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program are pleased to invite you to our open studio event next month. Festivities kick off with a reception on Friday, April 12 from 6-9 PM, and continue on Saturday, April 13, and Sunday, April 14 with open studio hours from 1-6 PM. 2023–2024 Studio Program Artists: Simon Benjamin, Gaby Collins-Fernández, Joy Curtis, Luba Drozd, Danielle Gottesman, Jesse Greenberg, Carl E. Hazlewood, Esteban Jefferson, Mo Kong, Shaun Pierson, Shikeith, Elaine Stocki, Jason Stopa, Kevin Umaña, Kemar Keanu Wynter,…

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Exhibitions

The Space Between

April 12 - May 11
Platform Project Space, 20 Jay Street, #319
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Curated by Tracy McKenna Featuring Mark Olshansky, Tessa G. O'Brien, Amy Kim Keeler, and Lauren Luloff.

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Prototype 1.0

April 12 - May 20
Springs Projects, 20 Jay Street, Suite 311B
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Curated by Tomas Vu Korakrit Arunanondchai  | Natalie Birinyi | Nathan Catlin |Ernesto Caivano | Isami Ching | William Cordova | Alejandro Contreras | Predrag Dimitrijevic | Rafael Domenech Delphine Fawundu | Megan Foster |  Fab 5 Freddy | Buckminster Fuller | Baris Gokturk | Valerie Hammond | Cate Holt | Michael Joo | Julia Jalowiec | Sonia Kahn | Jon Kessler | Calvin Kim | Fred Liang | Charlene Liu | Nicola López | Raphaela Melsohn | Jeffrey Meris…

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Opening Reception

Opening Reception: The Space Between

April 12, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Platform Project Space, 20 Jay Street, #319
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Curated by Tracy McKenna Featuring Mark Olshansky, Tessa G. O’Brien, Amy Kim Keeler, and Lauren Luloff.

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Opening Reception

Opening Reception: Prototype 1.0

April 12, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Springs Projects, 20 Jay Street, Suite 311B
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Curated by Tomas Vu Korakrit Arunanondchai  | Natalie Birinyi | Nathan Catlin | Ernesto Caivano | Isami Ching | William Cordova | Alejandro Contreras | Predrag Dimitrijevic | Rafael Domenech Delphine Fawundu | Megan Foster |  Fab 5 Freddy | Buckminster Fuller | Baris Gokturk | Valerie Hammond | Cate Holt | Michael Joo | Julia Jalowiec | Sonia Kahn | Jon Kessler | Calvin Kim | Fred Liang | Charlene Liu | Nicola López | Raphaela Melsohn | Jeffrey…

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Open Studios, Special Event

Dumbo Open Studios 2024

April 13 - April 14

Artists across DUMBO and Vinegar Hill will welcome the public into their workspaces for DUMBO Open Studios on April 13 and 14, 1-6pm. Visitors will see work from artists who have worked in DUMBO for decades, as well as those participating in artists residency programs. Neighborhood cultural powerhouses will also host open houses, extended hours, and special events.

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Screening, Special Event

Dumbo Projection Project: Closing Show

April 13 - April 14

Enjoy this group show featuring all artists previously presented in each location of the Dumbo Projection Project! Front & Adams St: V1, V2 and V3 works by Jason Urban & Leslie Mutchler, Kyoung eun Kang, and Nancy Sepe. {Total run time 34:12 minutes } Pearl Street Triangle: V1, V2 and V3 works by Josh Miller & Angela Fraleigh, Josh Klatt & Eliana Pérez, Tala Schlossberg, aricoco (Ari Tabei) and Jillian McDonald. {Total run time 31:13 minutes} Susan Smith McKinney Steward…

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1. Exhibitions

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Moyra Davey: Horse Opera

June 13–June 19

Higher Pictures Generation

Open: Mon (By Appt.); Tues–Sat, 11 AM–6 PM

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2. Exhibitions

Liz Galvin: Kismet

June 6–July 7

Superfine

Open: Tues, 2–10 PM; Wed–Sat, 12–10 PM; Sun, 11 AM–10 PM

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3. Exhibitions

Bluets and Blue

June 6–July 22

Springs Projects

Open: Thursday-Saturday 12-6

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4. Exhibitions

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Priya Peña & Unimuke Agada: Fibra

June 1–June 22

Billie Elise NY

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5. Exhibitions

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Mimi Biyao Bai: More-than-Self-Defense

May 25–June 23

A.I.R. Gallery

Open: Wed–Sun, 12–6 PM

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6. Exhibitions

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Funto Omojola: this my whole hole whole hole this still little me me me

May 25–June 23

A.I.R. Gallery

Open: Wed–Sun, 12–6 PM

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7. Exhibitions

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Susan Stainman: In The Family of Things

May 25–June 23

A.I.R. Gallery

Open: Wed–Sun, 12–6 PM

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8. Exhibitions

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Drawings

May 23–June 22

Brackett Creek Exhibitions

Open: Friday - Sunday, 12-6pm or by appointment

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9. Exhibitions

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Spring Awakening from Cuba!

May 2–June 20

Cuban Art Space

Open: Wed–Sat, 12–6 PM; Sun–Tues By Appt.

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Opening

April 17–June 23

ZAROLAT

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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.

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