Tag: peter d. gerakaris

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 […]

Cornell Tech Debuts Peter D. Gerakaris’ Tropicália

Commissioned to commemorate the Cornell Tech campus groundbreaking on Roosevelt Island, artist and Cornell alumnus Peter D. Gerakaris created Tropicália, an immersive, mixed media, site-specific installation curated by Kendal Henry.   NEW YORK CITY (June 10th, 2015)- Cornell Tech is excited to announce the debut of Tropicália – an immersive, mixed media, site-specific installation created by artist Peter D. […]

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

UPCOMING OPENINGS: Central Booking, Lehmann Maupin & Paul Kasmin

With Labor Day swiftly approaching, New Yorkers are savoring final moments at beaches in the Far Rockaways and The Hamptons before their social calendars become flooded with a plethora of events in the concrete jungle. For the NYC art world, the month of September is traditionally stippled with multiple gallery openings and premieres–and this year is no exception. In just a few […]

On Morna and Morebeza: Reflections of Cabo Verde

Last month I spent three weeks in the Cape Verde Islands, Africa. While I was in “Cabo Verde” –as the locals call it — I established a partnership with two different art initiatives to co-curate two separate exhibitions. My first project, Shades of Morna, was in collaboration with international design outfit Sabura Art + Design. The exhibition featured […]

Art Matters! at Bergdorf Goodman for NYC Fashion Week

  On February 4th, art bloomed in the windows of Bergdorf Goodman like early spring flowers.  Art Matters!, a new, ongoing series of art-inspired windows and events, kicked off NYC Fashion Week at the legendary Fifth Avenue department store.  Bergdorf’s collaborated with Kyle DeWoody, Co-Founder and Creative Director of Grey Area, to inaugurate Ten Artists for Ten Spaces, […]

2013 Dieu Donné Annual Benefit Exhibition and Auction

2013 Dieu Donné Annual Benefit Exhibition:  Honoring Jane Hammond, Mary Sabbatino, Kate Shepherd, and Ursula von Rydingsvard September 12 – October 4, 2013 On Monday, October 7th, 2013 Dieu Donné will hold their Annual Benefit and Auction at James Cohan Gallery. This year, the boutique papermill will honor four remarkable female artists, Jane Hammond, Mary Sabbatino, Kate Shepard and Ursula von […]

Cornell 4th Annual AAP Art Studio Tour, New York City, March 2013

As a Cornell Alumna (B.A. English, Class of ’98), I was invited to attend The 4th annual AAP Distinguished Artist Alumni Studio Tour which featured exclusive art studio visits with John Ahearn (Sculptor, BFA ’73) Joel Carreiro (Collage artist, BFA ’71), Alison Wade-Wermager (Photographer, MFA ’06) and Elizabeth Dworkin (Painter, BFA ’65). This unique group was […]