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VIDEO : Peek into Bergdorf Goodman’s Holiday Windows

We're posting this video as a sneak peek into our upcoming blog post on Bergdorf Goodman's always-anticipated holiday windows, which this year offer a lavish tribute to the various forms of visual and performing arts. In case you're wondering, we used the Apple iMovie App's Blockbuster Filter to stylize and add music to this clip, a process which took less than five minutes from ... Continue reading ›

Professional photographer. Book lover. Art enthusiast.

in Blog, NYC, Photography, Sculpture

Kara Walker : An Instagram Homage

Just sharing this Instagram photo I snapped en route to the Metropolitan Museum earlier this morning. As I walked up Fifth Avenue, I got to Grand Army Plaza and found myself admiring the Pulitzer Fountain backlit against the gleaming Plaza Hotel. The noontime sunlight had created a stark silhouette of the sculpture of Pomona, the Roman goddess of abundance, created by ... Continue reading ›

in Artist Interviews, Emerging Artists, NYC

Artist Interview: Issa Abou-Issa

Brooklyn Art Project is proud to introduce you to exceptional new artists from around the world in this new Artist Interview series. Learn how to get featured here. ARTIST NAME FEATURED WORK WHAT'S INSPIRING YOU THESE DAYS? Vermeer's painting, "Girl with a Pearl earring" WHAT'S YOUR IDEA OF PERFECT HAPPINESS? That my children are in good health! WHAT SCARES THE HELL OUT OF ... Continue reading ›

Professional photographer. Book lover. Art enthusiast.

in Brooklyn, DUMBO Arts Festival 2011, Events, NYC, Openings, Performance art

Three exhibits we love at the 2011 DUMBO Arts Festival

In just a few days the streets, parks, lobbies, loading docks, stages and studios of DUMBO are going to packed once again with artists and their creations. In it's 15th year the 2011 DUMBO Arts Festival is shaping up to be the biggest one ever. Here are a few of the exhibits we're really excited to see. ... Continue reading ›

in Brooklyn, Emerging Artists, NYC, Performance art, Rising Stars, Video

Preachers, Aliens and Morgan Freeman – Embrace The Apocamix

[wide][/wide] Eclectic Method - The Apocamix from Eclectic Method on Vimeo. Another slam dunk for the guys over at Eclectic Method. The end of the world never looked so good. If you haven't heard of this next generation video remix DJ group, you can check out more of their work here. You can also stop by and say hi ... Continue reading ›

in Art Exhibition, Brooklyn, Events, Exhibitions, NYC, Openings, Photography, project, Rising Stars

100 Artists Selected for Brooklyn Art Project Quarterly #1

Choosing art for the first issue of the BAP Quarterly was no easy task. There were literally hundreds of excellent entries from around the world to choose from. In the end, I chose an eclectic mixture of works that evinced a mixture of high technical chops, alluring concept and great composition. Drawing, painting, multi-media, sculpture, illustration, etc ... Continue reading ›

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Thadius Says

Thadius is a brave-hearted little dude with a lot to say — albeit one word at a time and chosen carefully, so do pay attention. A self-proclaimed freak, Thadius is in search of like minded peeps for the revolution —  come strut outside of convention and for all that is good and righteous — dance, play and ... Continue reading ›

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Call for Entries – Exhibition and Premeire Issue of BAP Quarterly

Upload what you consider to be your best work ever by March 2nd, 2011. Submissions will be guest curated by Samantha Levin of Anagnorisis Fine Arts and curator for White Rabbit in the Lower East Side, NYC. Selected works will be featured digitally at Brooklyn Art Project's booth at Verge Art Brooklyn during NYC's Armory Week attended by ... Continue reading ›