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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 ›

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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 ›

in Art Exhibition, Brooklyn, Brooklyn Art News, Emerging Artists, Events, Exhibitions, Member work, NYC, Openings, Rising Stars, Verge Brooklyn Art fair

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 ›

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Verge Brooklyn Art Fair /// Tomorrow Stars: The Art Brooklyn Open Call Exhibition

For next week's inaugural Brooklyn Art Fair taking place in the DUMBO section of Brooklyn, NY, Verge has brought in four distinguished Brooklynites as jurors for its exhibition, Tomorrow Stars: The Art Brooklyn Open Call Exhibition. Courtney Wendroff of the Brooklyn Arts Council, artist and former president of the NYC chapter of the American Society ... Continue reading ›

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Artist Interview: Susan Benarcik, Brooklyn, NYC

10 QUESTIONS // Susan Benarcik 1. What inspires you these days? The natural world inspires me always 2. Who are your heroes? Real people, who work really hard, and love what they do... really 3. What is your idea of perfect happiness? Not having to worry 4. What scares the hell out of you? Not making art 5. What makes you laugh hard? My boyfriend's sense ... Continue reading ›

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Artist Interview: Liz Burow, Brooklyn, NYC

10 QUESTIONS // Liz Burow - Brooklyn, NYC 1. What inspires you these days? Do it yourself culture. 2. Who are your heroes? All my friends who left their jobs to do what they really love. 3. What is your idea of perfect happiness? Fewer car/asphalt experiences, more bike/grass experiences. 4. What scares the hell out of you? Surface parking lots, road rage, workaholics, ... Continue reading ›