Star Gallery @ 2 Rivington St
Feb
9
to Feb 11

Star Gallery @ 2 Rivington St

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Star Gallery is pleased to welcome you to their inaugural exhibition, “American Monsters,” located at Parasol Projects / 2 Rivington St. An all-star roster of established illustrators and vital, new, young artists are part of this exciting group show. The list of artists includes Armando Veve, Thomas Fluharty, Hal Hefner, Steven Tabbutt, Anthony Freda, Devin Clark, Danny Hellman, Christopher Buzelli, Katherine Streeter, Taylor Callery, Sol Robbins, Brian Stauffer, Billy the Artist, Ellen Weinstein, David Miller, David Flaherty, David Goldin, Epyon5, Dino Rinaldi, Zhang Yiqing, Dan Zollinger, Alfred Albrizio, Nich Chiechi, Marissa Mahabir and Gavin Simmons.

The work of these award-winning artists has graced the pages of Time, The New Yorker and Rolling Stone and has even appeared on U.S. Postage stamps.

Star Gallery is excited to share these new, compelling visions of the “American Monsters” theme with the world. Live entertainment, light food, and drinks will be provided at the opening, which promises to be a night to remember. The opening is planned for Saturday, February 10, 2018 from 6-10 pm.

Five percent of profits will benefit Women for Women International, an organization that helps empower female survivors of war in third world countries.

2 Rivington Street
February 9-11 / 12-9pm
Preview: Feb 9th / 6-9pm

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Kate Stoltz @ 251 Elizabeth
Feb
8
to Feb 11

Kate Stoltz @ 251 Elizabeth

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Browse and preorder the KATE STOLTZ women's wear collection in a Fashion Week Popup. The 25-piece collection has classic elements combined with modern cuts and embroideries in delicate silks and laces. Each garment is finished with meticulous craftsmanship by local talent. Spontaneous sales, chocolate, and the cutest dog — in Kate's mind — you'll ever see will be sure to thaw your heart from the winter blues. 

251 Elizabeth St
February 8-11 / 9:30am-8:30pm

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Herman Market @ 208 Bowery
Feb
6
to Feb 11

Herman Market @ 208 Bowery

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Herman Market: Will be showcasing Beginning of Endless, their AW18 collection for Mens New York Fashion. Typically their shows are host in private lofts with limited invites. This year they are focusing more on consumer interaction. Selling to some of the top retailers in the world they will be selling some one of a kind pieces designed by Raif who is the Founder, head creative and designer of Herman Market. 

"Our true beginning, I have the pieces in place to create amazing things and the end is nowhere in sight its ENDLESS”

208 Bowery | Feb 6- Feb 11, 2018 / 10AM-6PM

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Point, Line,Shape: An Opening Reception for Ming Romantic @ 2 Rivington Street
Feb
1
to Feb 4

Point, Line,Shape: An Opening Reception for Ming Romantic @ 2 Rivington Street

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Synoptic Office presents [Point,Line, and Shape] an exhibition celebrating their new Chinese typeface, Ming Romantic and it's roman partner, Le Jeune, by Commerical Type. 

Come Explore the typeface + learn about the ideas behind it as it re-imagines the formal qualities of the Chinese script. 

"We are so excited to announce the upcoming exhibition of Point, Line, Shape: An Opening Reception for Ming Romantic! Join us for a celebratory drink. Hope to see you all there!"

Opening Reception

February 1, 2018 / 6-8PM
February 1 - 4th / 11-6PM

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KALA @ 171 Elizabeth
Jan
19
to Jan 21

KALA @ 171 Elizabeth

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Kala is launching pre-orders of our women's intimates line and celebrating with a launch party and weekend-long pop up shop in New York City!

On Friday Jan 19th, join us for a special Kala launch party to preview our product line and sip on some wine.

Come back on Saturday and Sunday for the Kala shopping experience, try on our intimates, pre-order your favorites (event attendees get a special discount!), and grab a pick-me-up from our partner, MatchaBar.

About Kala

KALA is the reinvention of intimates for all genders, skin tones, and sizes. Derived from the word kalasiris, a foundational piece of ancient Egyptian wardrobes, KALA is bringing foundations back to your most intimate items. We create ethical, beautiful, & functional intimate wear for all. Inspired by innovation, we create comfortable and modern undergarments with the environment and real people in mind. We are rebuilding the intimates industry to be a force of good and inclusivity.

171 Elizabeth St
January 20-21 / 11am-5pm
Opening: January 19th / 6-9pm

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UNSTATED @ 208 Bowery
Jan
16
to Jan 21

UNSTATED @ 208 Bowery

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art will not be a statement
art will not be the artist
art will not become art when shown in an art context
art will not match the couch or tie the room together
art will not make you rich
art will not be up for auction 
art will not question, interrogate, transform, subvert or displace 
art will not draw its inspiration from nor will it raise awareness of
art will not be meta-, post-, para-, neo-, counter-, proto-, or crypto-
art will not be a book
art will not be new because it uses new technologies 
art will not be virtual
art will not heal
art will not have any gender or race
art will not solve the immigration crisis
art will not start a revolution

We are artists and we invite you to come see what we do.

Alexander Wiederin, Alexis Dahan, Bryan Cardo, Furen Dai, Jamie Diamond,
Justin Giunta, Paul Sévigny, Rishad Mistri, Yumiko Ono

PUBLIC PROGRAMMING

thursday January 18th at 9pm =  CONCERT
"LUDWIG"
An Indie Rock band from New York City

friday January 19th at 6pm = TALK
"FAKE FEMINISM"
Misuse of the word in art and culture today
with artists Jamie Diamond and Furen Dai, moderated by Kinga Rajzak

saturday January 20th at 9pm = CONCERT
"FROZEN FIELDS"
Electronic Psychedelic band from Hudson, NY

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Coburn Projects
208 Bowery
New York, NY 10012
+1 646 856 9807

Jan 16 - 21 / 10am-6pm
Opening Reception: Tuesday, January 16th / from 6 to 9pm

 

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Moore Polaroids
Jan
10
to Jan 14

Moore Polaroids

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Polaroid photographer Alex Moore is exhibiting his polaroid collections at Parasol Projects 208 Bowery Gallery. The show is open daily from 9am to 5pm until January 14, 2018. Join the opening party this Wednesday (January 10) from 6-9pm!

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208 Bowery
January 10 – 14, 2018 / 9am – 5pm
Opening Event: January 10 / 6-9pm

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The Arcade Japan @ 251 Elizabeth
Dec
13
to Dec 24

The Arcade Japan @ 251 Elizabeth

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A Pop-Up Store Where You Can Experience Japanese Craftsmanship

In today's world, consumerism is common. Products are made, bought, and wasted - that's the cycle. However, there are people who are starting to look for something real. Something of high quality that is worth holding on to.

MADE IN JAPAN - the very proof of high quality

Yet, in New York, there is no place where only made-in-Japan products are gathered. To give New Yorkers an opportunity to feel closer to Japanese craftsmanship, a concept store, the ARCADE JAPAN is here.

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Special Features

Free Coffee - It is cold in December in New York. Sometimes it even snows and makes people freeze. To welcome and warm people who come into the ARCADE JAPAN, they will be giving free coffee to everybody!

Tableware for Restaurants - There will be made-in-Japan tableware at the ARCADE JAPAN. They are all of high quality, carefully made by Japanese craftsman. Restaurant owners might be interested to come see, to renew their tableware at their restaurants!

 

Brands

AYUKO HISHIKAWA MILLINERY (@ayuko_millinery)
ayumi (@ooayumimoo)
BACKYARD (@backyard_com)
bag.bus (@bag.bus111)
DIARGE (@diarge_official)
Driftwood gear (@driftwood gear.japan)
EYL (@eyl_ike)
honopotter (@@honopottery)
JOBU (@kurashikihanpu)
KU8URI (@ku8uri)
Letters (@letters2012)
Marumasu (@marumasuscarves)
moi.toi. (@moi_toi)
No.3710 by Minato F. (@no.3710_ny)
studio trico
TENP (@tenp_10)
toumei (@toumei.asia)
TRICOTE (@tricote_net)
TSUKINO
UTSUWA NO SHIGOTO (@utsuwa_no_shigoto)

There will be clothes, accessories, lifestyle goods, small kitchen goods, etc...

 

251 Elizabeth Street
Dec 13-24 / 11am-8pm

www.thearcadejapan.com
@thearcadejapan

Contact: Minato Fukuoka (minato@cosaten.com / 718-593-6330); Yuki Yamauchi (yusuke@cosaten.com / 929-340-4933)

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Beged @ Bowery
Dec
13
to Dec 20

Beged @ Bowery

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The Beged pop-up, created by Esther Levy-Chehebar, showcases collections from seven fashion and three accessory designers, weaving together fashion and storytelling in a unique, engaging way to highlight the Israeli culture and its people through the lens of fashion.

Join them for an evening of cocktails (in the speakeasy!), light Middle Eastern bites and shopping at Beged, a pop-up retail and storytelling experience like no other featuring clothing and accessories designed by up-and-coming female designers from Tel Aviv, Jerusalem and Haifa.

208 Bowery
December 13 – 20, 2017 / 11am – 7pm
Opening Event: December 14 / 6-9pm

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Kara Bazaara @ Bowery
Dec
7
to Dec 10

Kara Bazaara @ Bowery

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KARA is back at Parasol Projects 208 Bowery this week!

Come shop the first annual KARA BAZAARA, a holiday market concept pop-up shop this December in the heart of Soho, New York City. The four-day market will feature a curated group of NYC based brands across fashion, home decor, lifestyle - showcasing the best in class of art, design, commerce for the local creative community capitalizing on the busiest sales season of the year. A one-stop shop for all your gifting needs!

208 Bowery
December 7 - 10, 2017
Open 11:00am — 7:00pm

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Mathematics Holiday Pop-Up @ Rivington
Dec
6
to Dec 23

Mathematics Holiday Pop-Up @ Rivington

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Mathematics by Beth Macri - Holiday Pop-up featuring the Custom Necklace Bar.

Feeling creative? Fine jewelry brand, Mathematics NYC, is opening a pop-up shop where you can design your own necklace from December 6 - 23, just in time for Holiday shopping! The first retail venture for the brand, the store will feature jewelry from the designer behind Mathematics, Beth Macri, with the central focus being the Custom Necklace Bar. With every letter of the alphabet, numbers 0-9, zodiac signs, birthstones, and a variety of symbols you become the designer by selecting your necklace chain and pendant charms to build a unique and completely personal necklace within minutes right there in the store. 

Showcased with the Mathematics NYC jewelry are glittery and fun clutches made in collaboration with Brooklyn-based fashion designer, Julie Mollo. Candles and notebooks round out the selection of curated goodies.

Visit the shop on weekends for free hot chocolate from City Bakery and stop by the evening of Tuesday, December 12, for the Mathematics NYC Holiday Pop-Up party.

2 Rivington Street
Dec 6-23 | Mon - Saturday: 11am - 7pm // Sunday: 12pm-5pm
Opening Night: December 12

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Akiko Kawayanagi: Mykonos @ Rivington
Nov
28
to Dec 3

Akiko Kawayanagi: Mykonos @ Rivington

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Parasol Projects is pleased to announce that mykonos, a solo exhibition by Akiko Kawayanagi, is on view from November 28th, 2017 through December 3rd, 2017 at Parasol Projects with an opening reception on Thursday, November 30th, 2017 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.


Kawayanagi, an award-winning jewelry designer from Japan, established her own brand “mykonos,” which utilizes sophisticated jewelry making technique that embraces Japanese traditional craftsmanship and beauty. By combining her delicate and sensitive skills without influence of traditional jewelry making processes and her sense of contemporary art, she has developed her own style blending traditional Japanese craftsmanship and western jewelry. Using her intuition without drawing any design sketches, Kawayanagi uses many different types of materials, inspiring a creative beauty that allows us to imagine a borderless world without conflict.


Kawayanagi is quoted as explaining, “I hope my art will act as a bridge between Japan and the world and inspire people everywhere to come together and live in peace. I offer the Japanese sense of beauty to the world as a prayer for peace.”


Kawayanagi has received a prestigious award, the 15th Japanese Art and Japanese Selected Artist Award Exhibition, Ueno Royal Museum, Tokyo, Japan. In addition to the award, Kawayanagi’s work has been exhibited in Tokyo, Paris, and New York.

2 Rivington
November 28 – December 3, 2017 / 12-6PM
Opening Reception: Thursday, November 30; 6 – 8pm

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Asian Society of Arts: In Time/Out of Place @ Rivington
Nov
21
to Nov 26

Asian Society of Arts: In Time/Out of Place @ Rivington

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Asian Society of Arts presents a group exhibition “In time/Out of Place,” curated by Katya Grokhovsky, which explores alienation and ephemerality of time and place, through video, animation, prints, digital art, illustrations and architectural propositions. Contemplating the inescapable physical temporality of human life and promise of site, “In Time/Out of Place” suggests anxiously utopian, restless yet optimistically futuristic view of the world. The selected international artists investigate aspects of our realities, proposing alternative structures, decentralizing constructs of identity, geography and habitat through a variety of mediums and techniques.

Artists: Munjer Hashim, Maiko Kikuchi, Harshad Marathe, Kohei Urakami, Jerri Wei, Xiaoye Xing, Jian Yi

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2 Rivington St
Nov 21 - 26
Opening Reception: November 22 / 6-8pm
Closing Reception: November 26 / 6-8pm with performances by Anna Tsukervanik and Katya Grokhovsky at 7pm

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Descendant of Thieves @ 251 Elizabeth
Nov
7
to Nov 12

Descendant of Thieves @ 251 Elizabeth

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Descendant of Thieves is an NYC based menswear brand founded in 2009 by creative duo Matteo Maniatty and Dres Ladro. It's known for its razor-sharp slim fits, unexpected ‘quiet’ details, and small batch manufacturing. Each garment is designed from the inside out and marked with a distinctive blazing yellow label. Descendant of Thieves is for the distinct man who always looks effortlessly stylish and noticeably different than those around him.

Small Batch Manufacturing

We built a small-scale boutique factory and workshop that allows us to focus on quality as well as produce small runs of product with short lead times. This allow us to keep to our mission of offering limited edition clothing that is not mass produced. Each garment lists the number of units made per style… as well as the born date. ‘We’re unique, so you can wear unique’. 

Designed from the Inside-Out

Our design philosophy is that of reverse engineering—creating from the inside out, paying relentless attention to intricacies of the interior first. This led to our trademark ‘Quiet Details’ including blazing yellow finished interiors, concealed pockets, and hidden messaging. These unexpected elements of surprise are the reason why things are not always as they seam. 

Razor Sharp Slim Fits

It’s a bit old world mentality but we obsess over every first and last millimeter of each fit. Our garments are tailored slim. 

 

251 Elizabeth Street
November 7 – 12, 2017 / 10:30am - 7:30 pm

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Ricardo Chavarria @ Bowery
Nov
4
to Nov 26

Ricardo Chavarria @ Bowery

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Ronald Sosinski, Director of The Proposition/International Projects, is very excited and pleased to hold our first New York City pop-up exhibition for Ricardo Chavarria, an emerging Mexican-American artist. This will be his second solo exhibition in NYC.

For the past 30 years, Ronald Sosinski has been the director of The Proposition, a contemporary art gallery in NYC, as well as an avid collector and international art fair co-founder. Since closing the physical gallery space in NYC three years ago, he has concentrated on curating his artists internationally in London, Paris, Rome, Vienna, Salsburg, and St. Barts.

These new paintings explode beyond the physical boundaries of his former work, creating a new parameter in which improvisation takes place within the strict rules of symmetry and form.

In Chavarria’s practice, plastic syringes and squeeze bottles are used to control the flow of the paint. The color choices, textures and the forms created are arbitrary. The challenge is in finding ways to use these elements in a manner that creates the pulse or energy inevitably conveyed by these visual mantras.

Ricardo Chavarria will create a stunning visual atmosphere in which the works will appear both infinite and physically immediate. The surface is technically intricate, commanding close inspection while creating a seductive yet tranquil platform for viewing and dreaming. Ablaze with color and exciting to the senses, these works await their chance to confound and thrill a new audience.

Ricardo Chavarria was born in El Paso, TX in 1980. He studied at The Conservatory of Recording Arts and Sciences in Tempe, AZ.  His career as a sound engineer began in New York in 1999 at The Knitting Factory.  Since then, he has worked in world-class recording studios in NYC and London including Quad Recording, Sony Studios, and The Hit Factory.  Artists he has worked with include Paul McCartney, Bob Dylan, AC/DC, and The Pet Shop Boys.  He lived in Brooklyn, NY from 1999-2009.  Since 2008 he has focused exclusively on painting and now has his studio in El Paso. His works are in private collections throughout the United States.

208 Bowery
November 4 – 26, 2017
Opening Reception: Saturday, November 4; 6 – 9pm
Gallery Hours: Wednesday – Sunday, 12 – 6pm

For additional information please contact Ronald Sosinski, Director, 917.291.4444 info@theproposition.com | www.theproposition.com 

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The Kitchen by W&P Design @ Elizabeth
Nov
3
to Dec 31

The Kitchen by W&P Design @ Elizabeth

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W&P Design is incredibly excited to announce The Kitchen by W&P Design, a two-month pop-up space in the heart of Nolita. Drop by to shop their product collections, and stick around for a series of fun and innovative events with their friends in the food and beverage world.

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EVENT CALENDAR

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171 Elizabeth Street
November 3 – December 31, 2017
Open 11:00am — 7:00pm

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Heesun Shin: whimsical riddle @ 251 Elizabeth
Nov
2
to Nov 5

Heesun Shin: whimsical riddle @ 251 Elizabeth

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Heesun Shin: whimsical riddle

Curated by Da Seul Lee and James Chen

Opening reception: November 2, from 6 to 9 PM

New York – What isn’t immediately noticeable when one happens upon a three-dimensional work by Heesun Shin is the essence of the material used to create it. They are often prosaic in nature, comprised of tools that were made with only utility in mind, such as bricks or nails. They lack an aesthetic purpose but it is their absence of poetic beauty in which Shin’s fascination lies as she drenches them in shimmer and gleam. It is this mix of her own quirky personality with her technical background that results in a fanciful body of work that is both enigmatic yet inviting.

Da Seul Lee and James Chen are proud to present whimsical riddle, Shin’s first solo exhibition in New York. Consisting of a brand new body of work, this exhibition is the culmination of Shin’s spirited venture into sculpture and assemblage in the past few years, although she prefers to use the term “conversations” rather than sculptures. This use of the word stems from the exchange of information between her and the object—not in an otherworldly sense, but as a daily practice that we, as human beings, have with one another. Our social construct allows us to learn more about ourselves through interaction and dialogue, and that is precisely what Shin explores with her process. But by removing the human body altogether and thus exposing its superfluous quality, she leaves us with abstractions that similarly describe emotion and sentiment.

Raised in an artistic household, Shin has been around industrial mediums throughout her life and grown accustomed to their presence. Titles of the work, such as “I Had A Dream That You Married An LA King Hockey Star” or “The Day is Bright And The Sun Is High” suggest a certain nostalgia that further emphasizes her relationship to material and bridges the connection between herself, the work, and the audience; It is clear that there is less of an interest in popular culture and more with visceral interpretations and genuine reactions. It’s refreshingly honest and self-evident, especially in a time and place where the concept of conceptual art carries a heavy curtain of ambiguity and alienation to those on the other side.

Heesun Shin (b. 1979, South Korea) enlivens us by questioning our judgments of value on ordinary objects and their defined meanings. Shin was raised in Los Angeles and currently lives and works in New York. She received both her MFA and BFA painting degrees at the School of Visual Arts. Shin has exhibited throughout the New York and California area, including a solo exhibition at Gem of Life, Los Angeles, as well as multiple group exhibitions at Industry City, Brooklyn; The Whitney Biennial, New York; DAVID & SCHWEITZER, Brooklyn; and the Los Angeles Center for Digital Art. Shin’s work has been published in numerous publications such as Elastic Magazine, CreativPaper, Studio Visit Magazine, and The Korea Times Newspaper.

She also has professional experience working at Suzanne McClellan Studio and Lisa Sigal Studio as well as On Stellar Rays Gallery, SPRING/BREAK Art Fair, and the Drawing Center. In early 2018, Shin will start her upcoming residency at The Studios in MASS MoCA.

Da Seul Lee (b. 1986, South Korea) first started her career as a global business development junior consultant at SK holdings C&C, after pursuing both her M.A and B.A education specialized in advertising and consumer behavior at Michigan State University. Following her entering the fashion industry as a brand assistant for the global menswear fashion masion, she has also assisted in curating three art collaborations with emerging international artists. These unique experiences fueled her desire to explore the art industry, which she is currently studying in the Art Business master’s program at Sotheby’s Institute of Art. Her current internship at the Elizabeth Dee gallery and various internship experiences keep expanding her aesthetic perspectives, and analysis in the arts.

James Chen (b. 1993, Canada) is an artist, curator, and art advisor based in New York City. He grew up in Vancouver, British Columbia, but moved to the east coast to study painting at the Rhode Island School of Design. Shortly after, he completed his Master’s program at Sotheby’s Institute of Art, graduating with a degree in Art Business and specializing in contemporary art. Chen has since worked on multiple curatorial projects throughout the city and continues to find opportunities to support emerging artists. He currently works at Pace Gallery where he serves as a Dealer’s Assistant. Previous experiences include gallery internships at both Paul Kasmin and The Suzanne Geiss Company. His academic background, combined with a magnetism to both the subject and industry of art, gives him a unique and sophisticated perspective of the art world.

251 Elizabeth Street
November 1 - 5 / 10am - 8pm
Opening reception: November 2 / 6-9pm

For all press and sales inquires, please contact: James Chen, 401-241-0758 or jameschen163@gmail.com. Or Da Seul Lee, 917-565-2456 or daseul2.lee@gmail.com

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Manuela Garcés: Naughty Little Paintings @ Rivington
Oct
26
to Oct 29

Manuela Garcés: Naughty Little Paintings @ Rivington

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The “Naughty Little Paintings” series stems from a place of fervent desire, which has proven to be a recurring source of ample inspiration. Each fantasy encourages a written contemplation that later serves as a guide for drawings. Some fantasies are based on true events, others come from dreams but most take shape in lustful meditation.These sensual scenarios are composed of four layers of parchment paper apiece, each of which represents a different part of the imaginative story. The drawings are mostly conceived with eyes closed to incite the mind to drift off uninterrupted into its naughtiest corners.

Manuela Garcés (Cali, Colombia, 1987), emerging Colombo-Italian artist lives and works between Colombia, Italy and NY, where she creates pieces predominantly on parchment paper inspired by love and all its ramifications. From her love stories, lived or made up, written contemplations are born, gaining greater relevance and importance in her most recent work. The artist has exhibited in group-shows at the GRIMMUSEUM in Berlin (2012), has shown in varying locations in Cali, her hometown (2013-2014) and at the Center for Performance Research in New York (2014). Her solo shows, two of which took place in Cali, were presented at the Falso Olivo art space (2014) and the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana (2016) whereas her most recent solo show took place in Rome at the Pastificio Cerere di San Lorenzo (2016). Manuela participated at the Barcú Art Fair in Bogotá (2015), showing an extensive series composed of 105 different pieces and most recently exhibited at the Salone del Mobile furniture fair in Milan (2017). Her artwork can be found in private collections in different Colombian cities, New York, Paris, London, Rome, Milan, Shanghai and Manila.

2 Rivington St
October 26-29 / 11am-7pm
Opening Night: October 26, 6-9pm

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MITCH + CO: MATEUSZ PIESTRAK @ 171 Elizabeth
Oct
24
to Oct 29

MITCH + CO: MATEUSZ PIESTRAK @ 171 Elizabeth

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"What is Contemporary", 78 x 60 inch

"What is Contemporary", 78 x 60 inch

MITCH + CO Gallery presents:
MATEUSZ PIESTRAK

Best known for blurring the line between abstraction and representation, his paintings are a record of discussion on the potential of the painting to a culture dominated by new media. The main theme is "discovering" the image. In Piestrak's paintings, the modern world makes a conversation with tradition. He paraphrases fragments of artworks by the old masters, well known from the tradition of painting. The artist chooses motives according to the non-obvious key, drawing inspiration alternately from everyday life, the tradition of painting and sculpture, achievements of contemporary artists, or juggling quotes taken from photographs. Piestrak doesn't begin his work from thinking in terms of narration - he rather strives for this construction to appear at the audience, letting the images stimulate the viewer’s memory and make them start building the story themselves. The artist drifts through his own epoch, turning the source of inspiration into fiction. By multiplying parallel perspectives, the narration in his works is always multidimensional, fragmentary, foggy and depends strongly on the individual experience.

BIO
Mateuz Piestrak was born in 1991, Poland. Graduated from University of Arts in Poznan, Poland in the Faculty of Painting under the supervision of Professor Włodzimierz Dudkowiak in 2016. The same year he was nominated to 36th edition of the Maria Dokowicz Competition – The Best Diplomas in Art 2016 (Poznan International Fair) during which he won the Grand Prix in the category of Artistic Diploma and Special Prize of the Bank PKO SA. In 2016 he get Artistic Award in the National Painting Competition New Image/New View and he was finalist of Hestia Artistic Journey Competition (2014, 2016). He lives and works in Poznan where he continues his Phd. in painting. Since 2016 he collaborates with Assembly Gallery.  

Selected exhibitions (solo and group):
2017 – Non-places, Berlin Gallery Weekend, Neukölln, Allerstrasse 15, Berlin
2017 – Now when I build, I shall begin with the smoke from the chimney, The Curators’LAB Gallery, Municipal Galleries of the University of the Arts in Poznan, Poland
2017 – MITCH + CO Gallery at SCOPE New York
2017 – Stream not found, Assembly Gallery Poznan, Poland
2016 – The Next Day, Assembly Gallery, Poznan, Poland
2016 – Can you imagine a luminous ruin?, Assembly Gallery, Poznan, Poland
2016 – BERLINER LISTE 2016, Fair for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
2016 – OSTRALE, error: X, 10. International Exhibition of Contemporary Arts, Dresden, Germany
2016 – International Contemporary Art Fair ARTVILNIUS’16, Vilnius, Lithuania 2016 – The 36th edition of the Maria Dokowicz Competition – Best Diplomas UAP
2016, International Art Fair, Poznan, Poland
2016 – New Picture/New View – Finalists Exhibition, Poznan and Gorzow Wielkopolski, Poland
2016 – Hestia Artistic Journey Competition – Finalists Exhibition in Museum of Modern Art (MSN), Warsaw, Poland
2015 – Border, Nowa Gallery in Poznan, Poland
2016 – Temporary Autonomous Zone, Mona Inner Spaces, Poznan, Poland
2015 – Fallout Skies / Bad Weather, FLOW, MONA Inner Spaces, Poznan, Poland 2014 – Non-place, Fama, Swinoujscie, Poland
2014 – Liquidity of image FF Gallery, Łódź, Poland
2014 – The images of the real world, Ptapty, Poznan, Poland
2014 – Out, Art Pavilion Ergo Hestia, Warsaw, Poland.
2014 – The Competition Hestia Artistic Journey – Finalists Exhibition, Dom Towarowy Bracia Jabłkowscy, Warsaw, Poland
2013 – Woody Wood ago, Collegiate Art, Poznan, Poland 2013 – Recognition, Place of Art 44, Swinoujscie, Poland 2013 – Kontakte, Villa Zanders, Bergisch Gladbach, Germany 2013 – Areas Figure, Gallery Jesuit, Poznan, Poland
2010 – Phototeque, ShowOff, Month of Photography in Krakow, Poland

Selected awards and achievements:
2016 – Grand Prix in the category of Artistic Diploma – the 36th edition of the Maria Dokowicz Competition – The Best Diplomas in Art 2016 (Poznan International Fair)
2016 – Special Prize of the Bank PKO SA – the 36th edition of the Maria
Dokowicz Competition – The Best Diplomas in Art 2016 (Poznan International Fair)
2016 – Main Award in the Competition New Image / New View 2014, 2016 – Finalist of the Hestia Artistic Journey Competition

About MICH + CO:
Established in 2016, MITCH + CO originated from a shared passion for art and a entrepreneurial vision. After a serendipitous meeting in 2015 at an art fair, an artist and a luxury hospitality professional found themselves in the midst of a long-time dream becoming a reality.  Both spent many years calling New York City home and now each reside part time on separate coasts in charming, art & culture rich, towns. The partners bring over 20 years of experience in art, fashion, entertainment & hospitality to cultivating the evolution of the gallery. MITCH + CO focuses in contemporary art through collaborative projects with emerging and mid-career artists, curators, art dealers and institutions. The mission is to present innovative and progressive exhibitions that encourage creative experiences from the artists to the viewers.  Art is a language, a passion, an emotion, a common ground, a connector. MITCH + CO can be found at regional art fairs nationwide as well as pop up exhibitions in New York and California. We also offer consultation for public, private, and corporate collections and projects Giuliana Mottin & Erika Lane Crawford.

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171 Elizabeth St
October 24-29 / 11am-8pm
Opening Night: Thursday, October 26 / 5-10pm.

MITCH + CO | www.mitchplusco.com | info@mitchplusco.com

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Borusan Contemporary: Overture @ Bowery
Oct
12
to Oct 28

Borusan Contemporary: Overture @ Bowery

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Allard van Hoorn. 034 Urban Songline (Water Score), 2015. Ed. 1/2 + 1 AP. Courtesy the artist and Borusan Contemporary Art Collection.

Allard van Hoorn. 034 Urban Songline (Water Score), 2015. Ed. 1/2 + 1 AP. Courtesy the artist and Borusan Contemporary Art Collection.

Drawn from the Borusan Contemporary Art Collection in Istanbul, Turkey, an exhibition of recent media arts acquisitions will be on view in a temporary space at 208 Bowery in New York City, October 12–28, 2017. Overture: Selections from the Borusan Contemporary Art Collection features time-based work by an international roster of influential artists: Jim Campbell, Daniel Canogar, U-Ram Choe, John Gerrard, Claudia Hart, Ali Kazma, Michal Rovner, and Allard van Hoorn.

Organized by Kathleen Forde, Borusan Contemporary’s Artistic Director at Large, the works on view explore a range of perspectives including an attention to human perception and memory and shifting concepts of identity and environment. “The selection also functions as a vibrant embodiment of the geographic reach, aesthetic range, and diversity of practices represented in Borusan Contemporary’s recent collecting activities in media arts. The works span digitized landscapes and recently commissioned videos to simulations, kinetic work, and beyond,” said Forde.

Overture is on view October 12–28, 2017. Gallery hours are Wednesday–Sunday 12:00pm–6:00 pm; Monday‒Tuesday by appointment only; at 208 Bowery, in the Lower Eastside gallery district. Overture will be accompanied by public programs. With the “Moving Image” series developed for and presented at the University of Michigan Museum of Art in Ann Arbor this year, Overture enables the Art Collection to be enjoyed by audiences in the U.S.

208 Bowery
Oct 12 - 28 / 12-6pm

For more, please see the Press Release here.

www.borusancontemporary.com
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Rowing Blazers @ Rivington
Oct
4
to Oct 15

Rowing Blazers @ Rivington

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Rowing Blazers is a cool, quirky, made-in-NYC menswear brand designed by archaeologist and former US national team rower Jack Carlson.

They will be unveiling limited-edition capsules with MISTER MORT and Merz b. Schwanen, as well as its new collection of rugby shirts and a selection of vintage pieces curated by Wooden Sleepers and Foundwell, at its October Pop Up.

2 Rivington Street
October 4-8 / 11am-8pm

@rowingblazers
www.rowingblazers.com

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