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Gowanus Open Studios 2015 took place October 16-18th.  300+ Artist Studios were open to the public from 12:00noon – 6:00pm on Saturday + Sunday and the streets were buzzing with creative energy!

Special Events and Curator-Led Art Tours occurred throughout the weekend. READart’s Heather Zises offered a Curator Led Tour “Go Figure: Female Forms in the 21st Century.”

“Go Figure” Tour Description: Explore 21st century views of female artists as expressed through their 2D and 3D approaches to art making. Uncover how the work of six female artists push beyond and challenge traditional boundaries of gender and identity politics, feminist narratives, and body image today.

Featured Artists: Alex Nunez | Isolde Cortes | Karen Mainenti | Katrina Majkut | Qiana Mestrich | Susan Newmark

View photo gallery of “Go Figure” tour here.

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