Tag: art

GREENPOINT OPEN STUDIOS 2016: APRIL 30 + MAY 1

This weekend in Brooklyn, more than 300 artists are opening up their studios to the public for Greenpoint Open Studios. Visitors from near and far will have the opportunity to engage directly with artists in their workspaces, while soaking up the rich cultural ambience of Greenpoint. GOS festivities will commence with a launch party on Friday night at […]

PUMP UP THE VOLUME: PETER D. GERAKARIS – TROPICALIA REMIX

As soon as Armory Week 2016 concludes in early March, READart is packing their bags to head south to the Armory Art Center in West Palm Beach for Tropicália Remix, the latest exhibition by color junkie Peter D. Gerakaris. Drawing upon elements from his recent Cornell Tech installation Tropicalia, Gerakaris will present a selection of new mixed media works […]

SUBVERSIONARY MISSES: GUEST CURATOR FEATURE ON VERNI

This fall, READart’s Heather Zises was invited to be the first Guest Curator on artist social media platform Verni. Guest Curators select three artists and explain their impact in today’s society. Heather’s curatorial theme for Verni’s new feature is “Subversionary Misses”. This theme has an intentional double meaning. “Subversionary Misses” refers to female artists who are making art (in any media) […]

GOWANUS OPEN STUDIOS 2015 + CURATOR LED TOURS

Mark Your Calendars for a Weekend of Artsploration in Gowanus! Gowanus Open Studios 2015 takes place October 16-18, and you won’t want to miss it! 300+ Artist Studios will be open 12:00noon – 6:00pm on Saturday + Sunday and the streets will be abuzz with creative energy! Special Events and Curator-Led Art Tours will occur throughout the weekend. The Curator-Led Art Tours […]

FJORDS WOMEN’S EDITION 2015

  HOT OFF THE PRESS!! Fjords Women’s Edition 2015 is now live!! For the next month, Fjords celebrates women by making this special edition available to everyone for free. Thank you to guest editors Joanna Demkiewicz and Kaylen Ralph of The Riveter for choosing AMAZING literary pieces, and congratulations to all of the female artists […]

Intimate Transgressions Project To Debut at Whitebox

Intimate Transgressions is an exhibition in which twenty artists from around the world respond to the challenging theme of sexual violence as a tactic of terror. The exhibition is presented by the Centre for Asian Pacific Affairs (CAPA) and Whitebox, New York. The artworks on display respond to the transnational issue of violence against women during […]

Support Artist Michelle Hartney’s MOTHER’S RIGHT Installation + Performance Kickstarter Campaign

Live through May 31, 2015, the MOTHER’S RIGHT Kickstarter campaign supports artist Michelle Hartney’s conceptual installation and performance piece addressing the United States’ high rates of maternal mortality, paired with its high obstetrics spending—culminating with a performance this Labor Day, September 7, 2015, in Chicago. Hartney is sewing 1,200 hospital gowns—one for every mother who […]

MOSKOV Art + Fashion Collaboration for NYFW 2015

An interactive two hour Art + Fashion Performance at Longhouse Projects, featuring a collaboration between fashion line Moskov and artists Peter Gerakaris, Jonny Detiger, and Joshua Avery Webster.  LOCATION: Longhouse Projects, 285 Spring Street, NYC TIME + DATE: Monday, February 16, 6-8PM VIEW MORE ON: MOSKOV Instagram Feed Peter D. Gerakaris Instagram Feed Jonny Detiger Instagram Feed Joshua Avery Webster Instagram Feed

SNEAK PREVIEW! The Station: A Live Installation Premieres at Whitebox

On December 9th, InnerCity Projects will perform a one night only performance called The Station at Whitebox Art Center.  Led by dancer Miriam Parker and visual artist Jo Wood Brown, the multidisciplinary live installation will feature painting, video, and performance.   Please read below for an exclusive interview with Miriam Parker about the upcoming project. ### RANY: […]

FJORDS WOMEN’S EDITION: The Riveter + READart to Guest Edit 2015 Inaugural Issue

Joanna Demkiewicz, Kaylen Ralph and Heather Zises to Guest Edit Women’s Edition of Fjords October 2, 2014- Fjords Review announces guest editors Joanna Demkiewicz, Kaylen Ralph and curator Heather Zises to edit the upcoming Women’s Edition of Fjords to premiere on Fjords new app editions in Fall 2015. Demkiewicz and Ralph, founding editors of The Riveter, will select poetry, short […]