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Brooklyn Art

BWAC Art Show Adds Local Color To Red Hook

Thane Rosenbaum | Posted 08.01.2016 | New York
Thane Rosenbaum

Red Hook is fast becoming worthy of its surname, with many attractions that have hooked New Yorkers and tourists alike to this historic Brooklyn seasi...

On Rachel Rampleman's Girls Girls Girls

Vanessa Albury | Posted 06.20.2015 | Arts
Vanessa Albury

Rachel Rampleman introduced me to the NYC-based, all-ladies Mötley Crüe tribute band, Girls Girls Girls one Saturday night in early 2014 during a visit to her Brooklyn studio. The band was getting ready to play their last show and I was invited to witness the final act.

Brooklyn Gets A Biennial Of Its Own

artnet | arnet News | Posted 08.21.2014 | Arts

This post originally appeared on artnet News. By Benjamin Sutton One of the largest communities of artists in the United States finally has...

Bruce High Quality Is Back With 'Less Than 17,000 Works'

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 06.14.2013 | Arts

The mantra of the Bruce High Quality Foundation is as follows: to "invest the experience of public space with wonder, to resurrect art history from th...

Artist Performs Psychotherapy...For Free

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 08.23.2012 | Arts

Dr. Lisa Levy, S.P. (self-proclaimed) is an artist, performer, comedian and faux-psychotherapist who is hosting free therapy sessions in her Brooklyn ...

Cosmic Installations of Infinity

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 07.31.2012 | Arts

Obsessed with ideas of infinity and space, artist Josiah McElheny has created an exhibit titled, Some Pictures of the Infinite at the Institute of Con...

The Gender Paradox In India

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 05.24.2012 | Arts

Prune Nourry is a multi-disciplinary artist who finds pleasure in contradiction, whether in bioethics, mythology or even artistic materials. Although ...

Revisiting Childhood Fables

Posted 04.28.2012 | Arts

Fumi Nakamura's drawings contain all of the elements of a fairytale except the narrative flow itself. The drawings invoke the traditional characters w...

'Steal This Art' Painting Stolen... Again

Posted 04.25.2012 | Arts

Many artists dream of having their artworks truly speak to their viewers. Yet it seems artist Adam Simon wishes his works were not so convincing. His ...

Crazy Tape Creations

Posted 02.15.2012 | Arts

Usually tape is used to connect surface A to surface B. But Brooklyn based artist Rebecca Ward lets tape's image hold supreme importance, bringing a n...

Do You Smell A Love Connection?

Posted 02.03.2012 | Arts

A pivotal stage in any relationship is the point where people grow accustomed to each other's smell. But what if you could just skip the awkward court...

WATCH: Artist Who Gave Birth In A Gallery Raises Him On Camera

Posted 01.04.2012 | Arts

In October Marni Kotak, a performance artist, gave birth to her son, Ajax, in a small Brooklyn gallery. In front of an audience, Kotak turned a privat...

Lola's Laundry

Summer Pierre | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home
Summer Pierre

I realized that I had created something I always dreamed of creating: something that not only made me feel connected to the world, but made others feel connected to it, too.

Specters And Familiar Faces In Eddie Martinez's Studio

Posted 01.08.2012 | Arts

Beautiful/Decay: Eddie Martinez invited Beautiful/Decay over to his sunny Brooklyn studio to check out his new body of work. The next day the show w...

David Byrne Builds Inflatable Globe In NYC | Posted 11.12.2011 | Arts

Starting on the evening of September 15, you'll hear it as you approach West 25th Street, coming from under the High Line: womp, womp womp. It's a lit...

WATCH: The Best NYC Museum You Might Not Know About

Posted 10.24.2011 | Arts

The City Reliquary in Brooklyn might be the best New York museum you've never heard of. In a city that boasts the Guggenheim, The Met, The MoMA, The W...

Electrolites: A Limited Collection Of Sneaker Artistry

Thrillist | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

You can learn a lot about a city through art -- Manet provided a glimpse into the bustling, titillating night life scene unfolding across Paris, while...