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DIY Panel Discussion

DIY_galleryELL2PANEL DISCUSSION: Artist-Run Initiatives & the Importance of the DIY Movement
DATE: Thursday, 25 APRIL 2013
TIME: 7-9p

VENUE: Show Room — in conjunction with Brooklyn College’s MFA Thesis exhibition.
170 Suffolk St., New York, NY 10002

DESCRIPTION: Creating a dialogue about the importance of artist-run totems throughout our communities. Discussion will include sustainability, practicality, and service to the community at large, but also the community of member artists. How does this interaction maintain itself, and what does it mean for the artists involved?

ORGANIZED BY: John Ros \ galleryELL
MODERATOR: Hailey Ferber \ Levine Plotkin & Menin, LLP

Ellie Balk \ SONYA \
Antonino D’Ambrosio \ Bricklayers Union Productions \
Sara Reisman \ Percent for Art
Siebren Versteeg \ Regina Rex \
Ed Woodham \ Art in Odd Places \

This event is OPEN & FREE to the public.
Feel free to contact us with questions.

Hubbard — Workspace 2013

Workspace 2013
@ The Invisible Dog

9-10 March 2013

galleryELL artist Nancy Hubbard will be participating in Workspace 2013 at The Invisible Dog. Her studio is located on the 3rd floor.

In association with Armory Arts Week The Invisible Dog will be hosting its annual group exhibit on the 3rd floor, open studios, and two new exhibits in the ground floor galleries. The opening reception will be held on Saturday the 9th from 6pm-10pm.

ros — current & upcoming events

CAA Regional MFA Exhibition: Make It Work
Curated by: Barbara Pollack
12-27 February 2013
Reception: 15 February 2013, 6-9p

NYCAMS | 44 W 28th Street, 7th Floor | New York, New York 10001

Spin/s: a Fluxus Festival
4-29 March 2013
Cade Art Gallery
Anne Arundel Community College

Brooklyn College Spring 2013 MFA Open Studios
Friday, March 22nd, 4-10p
Saturday, March 23rd, 12-6p

Brooklyn College | 2900 Bedford Ave, New York, NY 11210
Boylan Hall, Floors 4, 5 & 6

artObama benefit auction

Deanna Lee will be participating in artObama!

October 3, 2012
7:00 to 9:30 pm (bidding from 7:00 to 8:30 pm)
382 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11217 | map
$45 at the door or pre-register

View the works and pre-register.
Proxy bids accepted through October 2, 8 pm. To make a proxy bid, call 718-781-0354 or email kmaier [at] sprynet [dot] com

In 2008, ArtObama raised more than $54,000.  Our ambition is to greatly surpass that contribution in 2012. Auction proceeds will benefit the Obama Victory Fund 2012 as well as ActBlue, a political action committee that aids progressive House and Senate candidates nationwide.

Ros — Three Group Exhibits

Collage at 100: Strange Glue (Traditional & Avant-Garde Collage)
@ The Thompson Gallery of The Cambridge School of Weston, Massachusetts
7 September – 20 November 2012

the thompson gallery at the cambridge school of weston is pleased to present collage at 100, a three-part exhibition series that celebrates the centennial of the appearance of collage in painting.  strange glue, traditional & avant-garde collage, the first show in the series, assembles the work of more than 100 contemporary artists as it traces the transition from traditional to avant-garde approaches to papier collé.
more information
| gallery blog

Two Hemispheres
@ The Gabarron Foundation | Carriage House Center for the Arts
14 September to 02 November 2012
Opening: Friday, 14 September, 6-8p

the gabarron foundation, in honor of its 10th anniversary, is pleased to present two hemispheres, an exhibition of contemporary american and spanish artists. the purpose of this special exhibition is for american artists from new york to build a cultural dialogue with their fellow spanish artists, recognizing the strong link among the united states, latin america, and spain. the artwork will be on view until early november and will then be sent to the foundation’s other galleries in spain for additional exhibitions, where they will become part of the gabarron foundation contemporary art collection. (more…)

Lori Hinrichsen @ the Painting Center

Natural/Constructed Spaces I
June 19 – July 14, 2012
The Painting Center, 547 West 27th Street, Suite 500, New York, NY

The Painting Center is pleased to present Natural/Constructed Spaces I curated by Marianne Van Lent and Galen Cheney. Contemporary artists are painting their impressions of the constructed world and its impact on natural spaces, which underscores our persistent need to understand ourselves through space. This survey highlights the diversity in each subject and points to the similarities and connections, which bridge the ‘Elysian fields’ to the ghetto and the shining metropolis to the underworld. Natural/Constructed Spaces I brings together 33 artists who treat this subject in ways as varied as the land, itself,

ros — Brooklyn College Open Studios

Brooklyn College Master of Fine Arts Open Studios
Friday, March 23rd, 6-10pm
Saturday, March 24th, 1-6pm

Brooklyn College MFA Art students and faculty are pleased to announce our Spring 2012 Open Studios event. Twenty-five current Master of Fine Arts candidates will open their studios to welcome dialogue from the public on their creative processes.

The Brooklyn College MFA studios are located @
Boylan Hall floors 4,5 & 6 | studio map
2900 Bedford Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11210

2 or 5 to Flatbush Avenue
Q to Avenue H
B41, B44 to Flatbush/Nostrand