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July 19 - September 2

Open Studios: Saturday, August 26, 5-9pm

BronxArtSpace | 305 E 140 St

Bruckner Building | 2417 Third Ave

Erica Bailey

Melissa Calderón

Cheyenne Julien

Joiri Minaya

Ronny Quevedo

Alexis White

BAS inaugural Summer Residency + Open Studios program responds to a crucial need for affordable studio space and professional development for emerging Bronx artists. For 6 weeks, 6 Bronx-based artists have 24-hour access to studio space at BAS gallery and the Bruckner Building and are awarded $500. Throughout the residency, BAS organizes studio visits with curators, writers and other artists for residents. Artists were chosen by a panel of art professionals including Gabriel de Guzman and Stacey Gershon.


The Art of TATS CRU
June 3 - July 15, 2017

 

Wilfredo Feliciano aka BIO

Hector Nazario aka NICER

Sotero Ortiz aka BG183

 

Opening Reception + Block Party: Saturday, June 3, 2-8pm

Trolley Night: Wednesday, June 7, 6-8pm

Artist Talk led by Lois Stavsky: Thursday, June 22, 6pm

 

Curated by Laura James and Eileen Walsh (BXNYCreative), The Art of TATS CRU chronicles 30 years of the internationally renown graffiti crew’s work. The retrospective features paintings by BIONICER and BG183; photo documentation by WISE; collaborative pieces by Crash and Hownosm; and a video by Miguel Teck Ortega.

Special support for this exhibition is provided by JCAL Development Group LLC.

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Matt Spahr and Val Molnar Sunset for a transcendent driver 2017 Step-and-repeat, shag rug, sunset lights, snake plant, puzzle, salt rock 10' x 15' 8'

Matt Spahr and Val Molnar Sunset for a transcendent driver 2017 Step-and-repeat, shag rug, sunset lights, snake plant, puzzle, salt rock 10' x 15' 8'

Charismatic Chroma
April 27 - May 27, 2017

Amy Chan, Sarah Mizer, Val Molnar and Matt Spahr

 

Opening Reception: Thursday, April 27, 6-9pm

Trolley Night: Wednesday, May 3, 6-8pm

 

Charismatic Chroma is a hybrid installation of fine art and a fake science laboratory. The gallery will become a dynamic working space with paintings, 3-dimensional objects of uncertain purpose, and living plants. With shared interest in pattern, neon, and the great outdoors, the four artists create the absurd with references to pop nostalgia and cheap goods.

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Glenn Ligon, End of Year Reports 2003 Suite of eight screen prints on handmade paper 11 x 8.5 inches each. Courtesy of the artist, Luhring Augustine, New York, Regen Projects, Los Angeles, and Thomas Dane Gallery, London.

Glenn Ligon, End of Year Reports 2003 Suite of eight screen prints on handmade paper 11 x 8.5 inches each. Courtesy of the artist, Luhring Augustine, New York, Regen Projects, Los Angeles, and Thomas Dane Gallery, London.

The Intricacies of Love
March 16 - April 15, 2017

Julia Brown, Glenn Ligon, John Waters

On view at BronxArtSpace & Temporary Annex located at 2422 Third Avenue

Opening Reception: Thursday, March 16, 5-8pm

The Gathering & Open Mic: Saturday, March 25, 6pm at the Annex 

LeAp presents Women's Suffrage Youth Forum: Thursday, March 30, 4pm at the Annex

Parent & Child Attachment Styles by Mossamat Akter: Saturday, April 1, 2pm at the Annex

Trolley Night: Wednesday, April 5, 6:30pm at BAS

 

Curated by Phyllis RosenzweigThe Intricacies of Love examines the bonds of love, dependence, and trust between children and adults. Through video installation and prints the works on view address the complexities and diversities of adult/child relationships.

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Jonathan Gardenhire, Origin of the World 2013 Digital C-Print 24" x 36"

Jonathan Gardenhire, Origin of the World 2013 Digital C-Print 24" x 36"

BLACK FOLK presents: Reclaimed Rage; Resistance
February 9 - March 11, 2017

Opening Reception: Thursday, February 9, 6-9pm
 

Political Education Sessions & Workshops with People Power Movement

Formation in Community- Embodying Rage to Resistance

Tuesday, February 14, 6:30pm & Thursday, February 16, 6:30pm

Black Women & Survival as Resistance: Using the Work of Sarah E. Wright

February 22, 6:00-7:30pm

Decoding the "Angry Black Women/Man" 

Saturday, March 4, 6:30pm 

Privatization of Public Housing

Sunday, March 5, 6:30pm 

Regular Degular Feminism Workshop with Odiosas

Friday, February 24, 6-8pm 

Curatorial Conversation on Trolley Night

Wednesday, March 1, 6:30pm

Curso De Defensa Contra El Desalojo// Anti-Displacement Defense Course w/Eztudio 43

Saturday, March 4, 3-5pm & Saturday, March 11, 3-5pm

 

Curated by Dalaeja Foreman

Working in photography, sculpture and painting the artists featured in Reclaimed Rage; Resistance reassess our perception of Black rage and its place in public discourse. Artists include Francheska Alcantara, Clara Lenor Cruz, Jonathan GardenhireCheyenne JulienWilliam "MIlo" Matthieu, Shani PetersShellyne Rodriguez, Adrienne Rose, Anthony J. Thomas. The exhibition will include a special library for viewers to sit and reflect on texts about resistance.

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Keith O. Anderson “Purification, My Melody” 2013 Spray paint, stencil letters, and music stand, Dimensions variable

Keith O. Anderson “Purification, My Melody” 2013 Spray paint, stencil letters, and music stand, Dimensions variable

BEAT
January 4 - February 4, 2017

Opening Reception: Wed, January 4, 5pm
Artist Talk on Trolley Night: Wed, February 1, 6:30pm 

Curated by Stephanie A. Lindquist

BEAT presents a contemporary view of the complex relationship between sound, music and visual art through the practice of Keith O. Anderson, R. Armstrong, Michael Paul Britto, Crystal Z. CampbellDevin Kenny and Drag Lomax, Jeff Kurosaki and Tara PelletierGlendalys Medina and Daniel Santiago Salguero

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