USELESS FLOWERS EXHIBITION

Fisher Parrish Gallery is presenting Useless Flowers, a two-person exhibition of paintings and sculptural works by New York artists Caitlin MacBride and Sam Stewart. The form of a bonnet is a point of common connection for MacBride’s oil paintings and Stewart’s sculptural lamps. In Useless Flowers, each artist focused on bonnets worn by the Shakers, a…

JR: CHRONICLES

Over the past two decades, JR has expanded the meaning of public art through his ambitious projects that give visibility and agency to a broad spectrum of people around the world. Showcasing murals, photographs, videos, films, dioramas, and archival materials, JR: Chronicles is the first major exhibition in North America of works by the French-born artist. Working…

PRESENT BODIES

              BRIC in partnership with Dieu Donné presents Present Bodies: Papermaking at Dieu Donné, a group exhibition organized by BRIC Curator, Jenny Gerow. The exhibition will present the work of eight Brooklyn-based artists who participated in Dieu Donné’s Workspace Program residency. Present Bodies highlights new and ambitiously scaled work…

THE FEEL OF A PLACE

  Gail Biederman has created The Feel of a Place from materials ranging from yarn and felt to nails, each tailored and arranged to evoke different elements of Brooklyn’s waterfront. Industrial felt represents the historically industrial landscape around piers, for example, while intersecting lines of felt mimic subway lines and other travel routes. Viewers may also notice the…

FALL HIGHLIGHT — RED GROOMS

ARTIST Red Grooms is an American artist known for his painted-collage sculptures of both fictional and observed scenes. Characterized by his distinctive stylization and humor, Grooms created his hallmark works with illustration board and a hot glue gun, painstakingly piecing together painted depictions into a believable physical space. Born on June 7, 1937 in Nashville,…

SHARI MENDELSON — GLASS ARTIST

New York-based artist Shari Mendelson interprets ancient glass using the most modern of materials: throwaway plastic bottles.  The artist’s vessel and animal forms are glasslike inventions, but they hew close to their early antecedents—a result of Mendelson’s deep fascination and careful study of the field.  Glasslike, a solo exhibition, will explore the artist’s current body…

NATHANIEL MARY QUINN FRACTURED PORTRAITS

Salon 94 opens its fall season with Nathaniel Mary Quinn’s The Land, marking the artist’s inaugural exhibition with the gallery, and his first large-scale presentation in New York. Quinn’s singular approach to portraiture is both highly associative and autobiographical, and includes family and friends, teachers, neighbors, and interlopers. While tradition has a subject “sit” for…

NEW DOCUMENTARY ON GARRY WINOGRAND: ALL THINGS ARE PHOTOGRAPHABLE

“An unusually rich art-doc with an old-New York twang. Delivers the sensation of seeing a story unfold dramatically onscreen. Fascinating. Speaks to the most sophisticated students of fine-art photography without alienating casual buffs.” – John DeFore, The Hollywood Reporter             Winogrand reveled in the drama of the street itself, requiring…

STATE OF THE ARTS NYC MOVES TO NEW STUDIO

                    State of the Arts NYC is pleased to announce that we are moving our audio production to BRIC Media Center in downtown Brooklyn. This move will allow the show to appear on multiple platforms while producing quality shows. BRIC Media has a state of the…

GRAND EXHIBITION AT BRONX MUSEUM OF DIANA AL-HADID — MUST SEE DELIRIOUSLY

              The sculptural work of Diana Al-Hadid often refers to boundaries as a way to challenge preconceived notions of how one defines and experiences space. Drawing from an array of art-historical and scientific references, Al-Hadid’s work treads carefully between the imagined and the real, to address the tension between…

IFP ANNOUNCES FULL LINEUP FOR SEPTEMBER

IFP announced their full line-up for this September. Presenting a mix of 78 narrative features, series (digital, limited, and traditional) and audio stories (podcast, app, or tech based) from development through post-production, this festival includes emerging and established storytellers from the U.S. and over 13 countries. AUDIO SERIES Appearances directed and written by Sharon Mashihi,…

FALL FILM FESTIVALS + CONFERENCES

SEPTEMBER   IFP Week is comprised of  meetings, screenings, talks, meet ups, & exhibitions centered on cutting-edge independent content for the big screen, small screen and Internet: September 15-20, 2018   The New York Film Conference presents an opportunity for film and media professionals in a variety of roles across organizations (and freelance) to come together and…