Monday, August 20, 2018

Art & Design Events, New York, Monday, 20 August 2018

Situations 127 Henry St one-night-only exhibition: Hey Young World a collection of works by New York artists ranging in age from four to sixteen, curated by Craig Hein; part of Temporal Situations 5-9
Mercantile Annex 518 W 38 jewelry design show: Metal + Smith Jewelry Pop Up  trends from over 35 high, fine, demi-fine, and costume designers 5-8 free
Christie’s 20 Rockefeller Plaza art, music, and specialist talks: Christie’s Lates | Modern Moves: Reinventing Tradition 6-8 free, cash bar, reservation
Pratt Institute Photography Gallery, ARC Building, Lower Level 200 Willoughby Ave Clinton Hill exhibition: Grass of Memory: Pratt Photography Faculty & Staff Exhibition Fortunato Castro, Shannon Ebner, Ernst Fischer, Dominica Paige Giglio, Stephen Hilger, George Hirose, Peter Kayafas, John Lehr, Martin Lennon, Jeff Mermelstein, John O’Toole, Sarah Palmer, Julie Pochron, Stephanie Powell, Tori Purcell, Sara Greenberger Rafferty, Lauren Roeder, Aura Rosenberg, Anna Shteynshleyger, Andy Todd, Kate Therrian, Anne Turyn, Sarah van Ouwerkerk, Ellen Wallenstein, Ofer Wolberger no reception

Sunday, August 19, 2018

Art & Design Events, New York, Sunday, 19 August 2018

Situations 127 Henry St performative installation: Rodrigo Alarcon Sparkling Chicha; part of Temporal Situations 5-9
YaleNYC 860 E 136 #YAAS open studio: Lucia Hierro 3-4:30 light refreshments, rsvp Eventbrite
Artbook @ MoMA PS1 22-25 Jackson Ave Long Island City workshop: Paper Architecture with Jennifer Verbit, presented with The Center for Book Arts 2-5 free
FiveMyles 558 Saint Johns Place conversation: Charmaine Bee and A.V. Ryan; in conjunction with Bee’s exhibition Dream Sequence 4 free
Basilica Hudson 110 S Front St Hudson 2018 Back Gallery Residency Program Hudson as Muse opening and closing reception: Annie Bielski 7

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Art & Design Events, New York, Saturday, 18 August 2018

China Institute 40 Rector St open house: Adult Language & Studio Programs 11-1:30
Bureau of General Services—Queer Division / LGBT Community Center 208 W 13 East Coast launch party: We're Still Here: An All-Trans Comics Anthology (Stacked Deck Press) 8-9:30 suggested donation $10, no one turned away for lack of funds
RATA Projects 131 Chrystie St closing reception: Skip/Salvage Fanny Allié, Vincent Dermody, Jason Douglas Griffin, Jack Henry, Tim Mitchell, August Krogan Roley, Alex Valls, Jess Willa Wheaton, curated by Audrée Anid and Rachel Tretter 6-9
SVA Gramercy 209 E 23 exhibition: Tales from the Crit #2 figurative artists from the BFA Illustration class of 2018: Anna Bida, Annabelle Doan, Sara Jackson, Annie Kim, Pierce Kinnally, Jia Lee, Haleigh Mun, Evan Pavley, Taylor Pelton, Chelsea Rust, Brooke Yakkey and Brianna Yovino, curated by Thomas Woodruff no reception
Gallery Korea 460 Park Ave 6th Fl Saturday Artist Talk Program: Found in Design: The Aesthetics of Typography and Language Wes L Cockx (CREAM) and Huimin Lee 2-4  light refreshments
Fu Qiumeng Fine Art 65 E 80 talk: Kathleen Yang Collecting as a Hobby 2
NYPL Schomburg Center 515 Malcolm X. Blvd gallery tour: Firelei Báez: Joy Out of Fire 1-2 free

RIVAA 527 Main St Roosevelt Island reception: Island of Art:RIVAA Artists' Group Show 6-9 cancelled because of water damage
SculptureCenter 44-19 Purves St Long Island City participatory event: Clay Club projects by Alisa Baremboym, ektor garcia, Ficus Interfaith, Steffani Jemison, Sara Magenheimer, and Jesse Wine & Cassie Griffin; more than two thousand pounds of clay available for participation in artist-led projects or for free use; free, open to the public, for all ages, no reservation required 10-2
Noguchi Museum 9-01 33rd Road (Vernon Boulevard) Long Island City public conversation on the Akari Cloud installation featured in Akari: Sculpture by Other Means 3:30-4:30 free with museum admission
Flux Factory 39-31 29th St  Long Island City reception: Butter on the Jam Knife & Cherry's First Solo Ryan Clayton, Wallis Cheung 7-10
A/D/O 29 Norman Ave Greenpoint design workshop: Testing Our Waters with Barent Roth 3-7 $18 reservation Eventbrite
Living Gallery 1094 Broadway Bushwick event: Brixx Back NYC 6-8 $5
Smack Mellon 92 Plymouth St performance: Dynasty Handbag; cosing reception: Laugh Back Farah Al Qasimi, Natalie Baxter, Deborah Castillo, Kristina Davis, Dynasty Handbag, Jesse Harrod, INNER COURSE (Rya Kleinpeter and Tora López), Lady Parts Justice League’s Vagical Mystery Tour, Jen Liu, Rachel Mason, Jan Mun, Luis Mejico, Madhini Nirmal, Kameelah Janan Rasheed, Katherine Simóne Reynolds, Andréa Stanislav, curated by Lindsey O’Connor 4
Colony 274 274 4th Ave Gowanus photography gallery event: Tara Dawn Wizard Moon 5-8
Interference Archive 314 7th St Gowanus Education Working Group workshop: An Agitprop Skillshare 2-5 free
Coney Island Beach W 10th to W 12th Streets event: 28th Annual Coney Island Sand Sculpting Contest noon-4 free 

Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art  338 Lighthouse Ave Staten Island benefit reception: Tibetan Twilight, Including the Unveiling of the Collection of Walter Meuly -- Artifacts and Objects from Nepal donated to the Museum by the Estate of Caroline Meuly and Jeremy Leavitt 6:30-9:30 $75

Boo-Hooray Summer Rental 649 Montauk Highway Montauk reception: Pat McCarthy Surfin Bird Odyssey 4-7
John Davis 362 1/2 Warren St Hudson reception: Herbert Reichert human; Christopher Cairns Recognition/Remembrance; Joel Longenecker Recent Work; John Lippert Paintings; Jiang Weixian Sculpture; Fran Shalom Getting Out of the Way 6-8
Chashama 58-60 Main St Matawan NJ reception: Stacey AS Pritchard Mantras for Involuntary Nomads 6-9

Friday, August 17, 2018

Art & Design Events, New York, Friday, 17 August 2018

Shin 68 Orchard St reception: Oscar Wilde and Wilhelm von Gloeden: Marvellous Boys photographs by Wilhelm von Gloeden (1856-1931) and an autograph revision of ‘The Picture of Dorian Gray’ by Oscar Wilde (1854-1909) 6-9
mh PROJECT nyc 142 2nd Ave #306 residency reception: Maki Kaoru (aka Makiko Onda) 6-8
Loisaida Center 710 E 9 reception: Pop Up Art Show Series presented by Dorill Initiative 7-10 donations suggested at door
CUE Art Foundation 137 W 25 closing reception and artist talk: Joan Mitchell Foundation Alumni Council Exhibition Transparency Luis Cuesta, Darren Dempster, Nicky Draven, Joseph Gonzalez, Amari ‘Mars’ Jones, Megan Pasko, Auden Price-Dillon, Noelani Renderos, Kevin Rijo, Angelica Santiago, Alannah Sears, Sada Spence, Lobsang Tsewang, Nicolas Umpierrez, Jennifer Villa 5-8
A/D/O 29 Norman Ave Greenpoint networking: Spirit of the City--After Hours with DJ Set by Akua 6:30-9:30 free with rsvp Eventbrite
Superchief 1628 Jefferson Ave Ridgewood show closing: Feral Ways Kristen Liu Wong, Kashink, Lauren YS & Boykong 7
La Bodega Gallery 695 5th Ave Park Slope reception: I Once Saw… Chelsea Ramirez and Mitch Hobbs 7-10

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Art & Design Events, Nww York, Thursday, 16 August, 2018

NYPL Seward Park Library 192 East Broadway 16mm screening: Eric Mitchell The Way it is or Eurydice in the Avenue 6:30-8 free
Situations 127 Henry St video presentation: Alika Cooper Chthonic (Ivy) single channel video, 2:08min 7-10
Baxter St at Camera Club of New York 126 Baxter St reception: Annual Juried Exhibition Dannielle Bowman, Sacha Vega, and Jenna Westra, juried by Matthew Leifheit 6-8
Chinatown Soup 16B Orchard St reception: The Belly of the Whale is the Belly of You visuals from StrangeLoop (Flying Lotus, Kendrick Lamar, and the Weeknd), Shively Humperdink (Adult Swim, MGMT), and Sebastian Sommer (Vice, Guggenheim). artworks by Daniel C Baker, Francine Agbodjalou, Nathaniel Ferguson, Mangda Seng, Chris Luttrell and Chase, ocean life photography by Scott Wilson, net installation by Joseph Wolf Grazi, fashion designer Lars Godeke and reclaimed leather designer Saint Catello 6-10
White Box 329 Broome St reception: Song Yongping Money Hostage performance at opening by Song Yongping and Jon Tsoi 6-8
Cuchifritos 120 Essex St opening reception dinner: Food is Permitted in the Gallery Space: Scenes From a Chasm Catalonian artists Bernat Daviu & Joana Roda Calvet, and their New York counterparts Alicia Grullón, Enrique Figueredo, Antonia Pérez, and Harley Spiller talk about their practices and their experiences at the Essex Street Market; part of the programming for Whose Language Does the Produce Speak? Conversations Between La Boqueria and the Essex Street Market 5:30-7

Gallery 104 373 Broadway #512 reception: Group Art Show 6-9 rsvp Facebook
RBW Showroom 50 Greene St RBW (Rich Brilliant Willing) Lecture Series: ‘performance architect’ Alex Schweder 6-7:30 free, reservation Eventbrite
Pop-Up 198 Allen St reception: I Love You, Bitch: a polaroid exhibition Alex Mehiel and Alex Peters 7-10:30
SparrowMint Product Gallery 2 Rivington St reception: Alysa Rowlands Relational Space 6-8
Gallery Max 552 Broadway Suite 401 reception: Max Fujishima Wish You Were Here - Guilin, China; live music by Lulla Layla 6-8
212 Arts 240 E 4 reception: Jenna Krypell On the Grid 6-9:30
Living Gallery Outpost 246 E 4  reception: Jude Collective Closed Caption 7-9
Red Bull Arts 220 W 18 No Guts, No Galaxy Slideshows: Alpha’s Bet with Steffani Jemison; in conjunction with  RAMMΣLLZΣΣ: Racing for Thunder 6 reservation strongly recommended
Hauser & Wirth 548 W 22 discussion: Reimagining the Art Object: Artist-Run Presses and Books  Corina Reynolds (Director & Co-founder Small Editions), Nontsikelelo Mutiti (Self-publisher and Graphic Designer), Elizabeth Jaeger (Co-founder of Peradam Press) and Sam Cate-Gumpert (Co-founder at Peradam Press), and Nicholas Weltyk (Publisher at Cooperative Editions) 7-9 free, rsvp Eventbrite
Agora 530 W 25 reception: The 33rd Chelsea International Fine Art Competition Exhibition 6-8
Noho-M55 530 W 25 reception: 4th Annual World Fine Art Agency Exhibition 5-7:30
Pleiades 530 W 25 reception: We Exhibition Invitational Group – JCAT (Japanese Contemporary Artists Team) 5-8
International Print Center 508 W 26 workshop: Pint 'n Print with Artist in Residence Morteza Khakshoor 7-9 $10 beer and materials included
First Street 526 W 26 reception: Fritz St. Jean Narrating the Haitian Story 6-8
Guy Hepner 520 W  27 Suite 303 reception: Dan Alva Con Art presented with The TAX Collection 7-10 free, rsvp Eventbrie
K&P Gallery 547 W 27 reception: Saeng Hwa Kim 625 in USA 6-8
Fountain House 702 9th Ave reception: The Strangers Project founded by Brandon Doman 6-9
Gallery Korea 460 Park Ave 6th Fl reception: Found in Translation presented in collaboration with Stigma & Cognition New York 6-8
North of History Gallery 445 Columbus Ave reception: Deborah Buck Studio: recent work 6
Grimandi 988 Columbus Ave reception:  Helen Kagan Metamorphosis. Colors & Healing 6-9 rsvp Eventbrite

Local Project 11-27 44 Rd Long Island City reception: The Freak Show Aaron Schraeter, Adea Guldi, Alan Richards, April Andes, Audrey Anastasi, Brittany Bartley, Carl Diehl, Christine Carbone, Christopher Lin. Christopher Spinelli, Courtney Kates, Dahlia Bloomstone, Damian Rivera, Dayana, Deborah Yasinsky, Dominique Vitali, Eliot Markell, Eugenia Pigassiou, Faye Dell, Gary Peabody, Issa Ibrahim, Jackson Denahy, James Seffens, Jennie Jones, Jesse Wiedel, Jody MacDonald, John Gross, Jon Duci, Julia Justo, June Kosloff, Katie Hovencamp, Khalil Charif, Kristen Bartley, Kristen Leonard, Laura Bell, Laura Miner, Leslie Baum, Logan Benedict, Lynn Liebert, Marie Roberts, Mark Harrington, Matt Sears, Matti Havens, Max Sarmiento, Michael Scherb, Mollie Serena, Monika Malewska, Peter Aguero, Peter Teraberry, Raina Panagiotopoulos, Raymond B. Normandeau, Rebecca Memoli, Robert BrickHouse, Robert Zurer, Ronald Gonzalez, Rowynn Dumont, Samm Cohen, Sarah Schechter, Sharon Steven, Stephanie Kosinski, Susan Conrad, Susan Spangenberg, Toni-Lee Sangastiano, Victoria VanKesteren, Xek Noir, curated by John Baber and Carolina Peñafiel 6-9
A/D/O 29 Norman Ave Greenpoint Disassembly: Brooklyn closing panel: Design & the E-Waste Crisis Wiena Lin, Kai Loffelbein, Jim Puckett, Fabio Duarte, Stephanie Adrian, Cory Kline, Michael Cappuccilli, hosted by Neel Patel 6:30-8:30 free with rsvp Eventbrite
Brooklyn Art Library 28 Frost St Wiliamsburg panel: Women in Illustration Sara Meadows, Amber Vittoria, Nashra Balagamwala, and Emily Isabella; proceeds  benefit Art Start, a New York City non-profit using the creative arts to transform the lives of at-risk youth 7-9 $5
Spoonbill Books 99 Montrose Ave Bushwick book release and patry: PJ Spaniol and Nick Riley Bentham Two Cities 6-9
Bishop Gallery 916 Bedford Ave Clinton Hill reception: Sophia Dawson To Be Free 6-9
Ground Floor 343 5th St Park Slope 5th Anniversary Show! Act 5: Mie Yim Creamsicle 6-8:30

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Art & Design Events, New York, Wednesday, 15 August 2018

Con Artist 119 Ludlow St reception: Funktional Art Showcase 7-11
Shoot the Lobster 138 Eldridge St reception: Sasha Phyars-Burgess Sea Full 6-8
GR 255 Bowery artist talk: ASVP (Simon Grendene and Victor Anselmi) Q&A, moderated by Angelo Madrigale; in conjunction with Super Matter 7-9
McNally Jackson Books 52 Prince St book celebration: Weight of the Earth: The Tape Journals of David Wojnarowicz editedby Lisa Darms and David O'Neill, introduction by David Velasco (The MIT Press); triple-LP edition: David Wojnarowicz: Cross Country  (Reading Group); David Velasco reading from his introduction to the book, and Derek Baron playing an excerpt from the tape journals 7
Experience by Knotel 666 Broadway SOSA NYC panel: The Hottest Trends in Tech - Consumer Goods & Retail Richard Fulop (Brooklinen) Lilla Cosgrove (Candid Co),
Srini Rajamanickam (Tapestry), Michael Reidbord (Fashion Tech Consortium) 6-8 free, rsvp Eventbrite
Gorjana 298 W 4 design launch & shopping party: The Fall Collection Launch: Jewelry and Timepieces 6-8 free rsvp Eventbrite

Swiss Institute 38 St Marks Pl lecture: Ken Liu The Bookmaking Species 7
Madewell 115 Fifth Ave Meet the Designer collaboration launch: Karen Walker 6-8
Mitchell-Innes & Nash 534 W 26 screening: Pope.L Reenactor (2012/2015);  part of its 35 Days of Film series 10am and 2:30
Meredith Rosen 330 W 34 conversation: Lara Nasser with Jennifer Rubell 6:30
Museum of the City of New York and El Museo Del Barrio 104th St and Fifth Ave Summer block party: Fifth Annual Uptown Bounce: A Space Odyssey 6
A.I.R. 155 Plymouth St Dumbo lecture/performance: Che Gossett 6:30
Art in General 145 Plymouth St Dumbo performative project reading: Young Girl Reading Group (Dorota Gawęda and Eglė Kulbokaitė) Coming of Age I 6:30-9
Brooklyn Academy of Music 30 Lafayette Ave Fort Greene screening: Ana Mendieta Burial Pyramid, followed by a Q&A with Raquel Cecilla Mendieta 7 $15
UrbanGlass 647 Fulton St Fort Greene reception: Paige Lizbeth Morris If only you were lonely, too 6-8
The Yard: Gowanus 157 13th St Gowanus reception: Daydreaming Sarah Nicole Phillips, Rachel Selekman, and Amy Williams, curated by Jessica L. Porter 5:30-8:30