Art in DUMBO: First Thursday Gallery Walk ~ May 2, 2019



Art in General ~ Chim ↑ Pom: Threat of Peace (Hiroshima!!!!!!)

DUMBO’s First Thursday Gallery Walk will take place on May 2nd from 6-8pm. Attendees are invited to participate in a free Insider’s Tour with Jonathan Gardenhire, visual artist and Program Coordinator at Arcadia. Gardenhire will lead visitors to view exhibitions at Art in General and Smack Mellon. Each month, a docent from DUMBO’s arts non-profits will lead an Insider’s Tour of two exhibitions. Register on Eventbrite.

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DUMBO Open Studios ~ April 27 & 28, 2019




Alejandro Guzman, The Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program. image via

The Annual Dumbo Open Studios will take place on April 27 & 28, 2019, giving visitors a look into studios and workspaces across the Brooklyn waterfront.

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Heading to DUMBO for Photoville 2018



Photographer, Griselda San Martin: The Wall

The seventh edition of Photoville will take place from September 13-16 and September 20-23, 2018 at Brooklyn Bridge Park, featuring more than 600 artists in 90 photography exhibitions, and outdoor installations + panel discussions, artist lectures, professional development seminars, hands-on workshops, nighttime programming, and Education Day, which brings together hundred of public school students for a unique photo-based field trip. It is free and open to the public. Below are a few highlights of what we can expect.

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‘Laugh Back’ ~ a Group Exhibition at Smack Mellon



Laugh Back from L-R: Natalie Baxter, Severed and Growing, 2017; Andrea Stanislav, L.O.T.R.F.M. (Last of the Real Fucking Men), 2016; Dynasty Handbag, FASCIST DICTATORSHIP MAKEUP TUTORIAL, 2016; Rachel Mason, FutureClown’s Inaugural Address, 2016. Image courtesy of Smack Mellon. Photo credit: Etienne Frossard

How ’bout a little laughter to threaten authority. Smack Mellon probes the transgressive potential this might have in our increasingly tense political landscape in the group exhibition, Laugh Back.

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DUMBO First Thursday Gallery Walk ~ June 7th



Sodom by the Sea: Johnny Lowe Art at Superfine

Summer is here, and it’s a great time to take the DUMBO First Thursday Gallery Walk.  Next one up will be June 7th from 6-8pm. Here are just a few of the exhibits on ‘the walk’  to look forward to.

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Public Art Fund Brings a Hot Dog Bus to DUMBO!




Erwin Wurm: Hot Dog Bus. Image via Public Art Fund

We can’t wait for Public Art Fund’s next ~ Installation.  Erwin Wurm: Hot Dog Bus will pull into Brooklyn Bridge Park on June 9th!

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