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Art in Dumbo’s next First Thursday Gallery Walk is on March 7, 2024, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. This month includes Springs Projects, a new exhibition space, an open studio with Japanese artist duo exonemo at Soho gallery NowHere’s new residency program location, and the second installment of the DUMBO Projection Project, Brooklyn’s most expansive video art series ever happening simultaneously across three locations.

Price

Free

Time

6–8 PM

Next First Thursday:

March 7

Photo by Giles Ashford

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 to the public!


Participating Venues

1. A.I.R. Gallery 2. Creatively Wild 3. Cuban Art Space 4. DUMBO Archway 5. Janet Borden, Inc. 6. Klompching Gallery 7. Main Window 8. Minus Space 9. New York Studio School Projects @ DUMBO 10. NowHere Studio Program 11. Platform Project Space 12. Smack Mellon 13. Springs Projects 14. Superfine 15. Susan Smith McKinney Steward Park

Insider's Tour

An Insider’s Tour is available for free and open to the public from 6:00 to 7 p.m. Registration is required. This month, attendees will meet at 6:00 p.m. in the lobby of Empire Stores and will visit and hear from experts at the following exhibitions:

  • 6:10 p.m. Public Art Fund Nicholas Galanin: In every language there is Land / En cada lengua hay una Tierra, with Senior Curator Melanie Kress 
  • 6:20 p.m. Main Window Jeff Wallace De-cipher 6:30 p.m. Smack Mellon Sunny Leerasanthanah This is as far as I can take you and Mo Kong Swift Island Chain, with Curator & Director of Exhibitions Rachel Vera Steinberg
  • 6:50 p.m. NowHere Open Studios with exonemo
  • 7:00 p.m. Springs Projects, Let the Magic Begin Welcome Show
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1. Opening Reception

Opening Reception: Celebrating the Art of Cuban Women

March 7, 6:00 PM–
8:00 PM

Cuban Art Space

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

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2. Opening Reception

Opening Reception: This Time Tomorrow + Soap Opera

March 7, 6:00 PM–
8:00 PM

Klompching Gallery

Open: Wed–Sat, 11 AM–6 PM

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3. Open Studios

NowHere Studio Program Open Studio

March 7, 6:00 PM–
8:00 PM

NowHere Studio Program

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4. 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

Open: Wed–Sun, 12–6 PM

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5. Opening Reception

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

March 16, 6:00 PM–
8:00 PM

A.I.R. Gallery

Open: Wed–Sun, 12–6 PM

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6. Performance, Special Event, Workshop

Performance: Singing to Sculpture: VOID

March 24, 1:00 PM–
2:00 PM

A.I.R. Gallery

Open: Wed–Sun, 12–6 PM

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7. Exhibitions

Nicholas Galanin: In every language there is Land / En cada lengua hay una Tierra

May 16 2023–March 10 2024

Brooklyn Bridge Park

Open: 6 AM–1 AM; Special Hours for Pier 2/5/6, Squibb Park & Bridge, Education Center, & Playgrounds

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8. Exhibitions

Closing Soon

The Photography of Mike Spears

October 5 2023–March 5 2024

Aegir

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9. Exhibitions

Sharon Brant: Change and Recurrence

January 6–March 23

Minus Space

Open: By Appt. & Sat, 11 AM–5 PM

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10. Exhibitions

LET THE MAGIC BEGIN WELCOME SHOW

January 20–March 23

Springs Projects

Open: Thursday-Saturday 12-6

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11. Exhibitions

Jeff Wallace: de-cipher.

February 1–April 11

Main Window

Open: 24 Hours

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12. Exhibitions

ACRYLICS: Hidden Sculptural Art

February 10–March 10

A.I.R. Gallery

Open: Wed–Sun, 12–6 PM

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13. Exhibitions

The Faraway Nearby

February 10–March 10

A.I.R. Gallery

Open: Wed–Sun, 12–6 PM

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14. Exhibitions

Mo Kong: Swift Island Chain

February 10–April 14

Smack Mellon

Open: Wed–Sun, 12–6 PM

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15. Exhibitions

Sunny Leerasanthanah: This is as far as I can take you

February 10–April 14

Smack Mellon

Open: Wed–Sun, 12–6 PM

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16. Exhibitions

Kinetic Kaleidoscopic Shadows & Paintings

February 12–March 17

Superfine

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

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18. Exhibitions

Sylvia Netzer: Goddesses + Emaciation

February 14–March 10

A.I.R. Gallery

Open: Wed–Sun, 12–6 PM

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19. Exhibitions

Christoph Niemann: Photo Graphics

February 29–March 30

Janet Borden, Inc.

Open: Tues–Sat, 11 AM–5 PM

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20. Exhibitions

Xinyi Liu: Scab

March 6–April 14

A.I.R. Gallery

Open: Wed–Sun, 12–6 PM

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21. Exhibitions

Celebrating the Art of Cuban Women

March 7–April 20

Cuban Art Space

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

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22. Exhibitions

Eli Craven: Soap Opera

March 7–April 24

Klompching Gallery

Open: Wed–Sat, 11 AM–6 PM

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24. Exhibitions

A Matter of Time

March 7–April 6

Platform Project Space

Open: Fri–Sat, 12–6 PM

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25. Exhibitions

David van Dartel: This Time Tomorrow

March 7–April 27

Klompching Gallery

Open: Wed–Sat, 11 AM–6 PM

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26. Exhibitions, Special Event

Closing Soon

Creatively Wild Instructor Showcase

March 7, 6:00 PM–
8:00 PM

Creatively Wild

Open: By Appointment

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27. Exhibitions

Yvonne Shortt: Shedding My Toxic Core

March 16–April 14

A.I.R. Gallery

Open: Wed–Sun, 12–6 PM

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28. Exhibitions

Allison Halter: THRESHOLD

March 16–April 14

A.I.R. Gallery

Open: Wed–Sun, 12–6 PM

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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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