Al Diaz/SAMO @ Same Old Gallery ~ East Village Home of Basquiat

 

 

57 Great Jones Street, home/studio of Jean-Michel Basquiat and current exhibition of Al Diaz/SAMO

57 Great Jones, once owned by Andy Warhol, was the home and studio of Jean-Michel Basquiat. This month, the ground-floor space has been converted to a temporary gallery, inspired by the late artist ~ with an opening exhibition by Basquiat’s friend Al Diaz, also known as #SAMO, in honor of the 30th anniversary of the Basquiat’s passing.

Continue reading “Al Diaz/SAMO @ Same Old Gallery ~ East Village Home of Basquiat”

The Brant Foundation to Open Art Gallery in the East Village

 

 

Image via brantfoundation.org

The Brant Foundation will open its new East Village Gallery doors in March 2019 in what was the home/studio of the late artist, Walter De Maria, who passed away in 2013.  Inaugural exhibition ~ works by Jean-Michel Basquiat.

Continue reading “The Brant Foundation to Open Art Gallery in the East Village”

Artolution + East Village Students = a Gorgeous New Mural

 

 

Artolution

The non-profit group, Artolution and the students at PS 751 & Harvey Milk High School came together to create an incredible mural capturing their diversity and individuality.  We were thrilled to come across it, and wanted to share a few pictures we took today.

Continue reading “Artolution + East Village Students = a Gorgeous New Mural”

East Village Art View ~ Reception on Wednesday, May 16th

 

 

James R. Stover “No justice, no peace” 2018

Art Collection NYC presents East Village Art View ~ selected artworks in mixed-media from artists working in and around New York City.

Continue reading “East Village Art View ~ Reception on Wednesday, May 16th”

‘So Close: Love & Hate’ Returns to Joe’s Pub

 

 

Photo credit: Public Theatre

Joe’s Pub will welcome back Brooklyn-based, Venezuelan born artist, Migguel Anggelo in the ubiquitous story of immigration, So Close: Love & Hate, for two performances.

Continue reading “‘So Close: Love & Hate’ Returns to Joe’s Pub”

Charlie Parker Jazz Festival ~ August 23 – 27!

 

 

Anat Cohen Tentet in Marcus Garvey Park for 1st night of Charlie Parker Jazz Festival, August 25, 2017

Continue reading “Charlie Parker Jazz Festival ~ August 23 – 27!”