Artists News: Snow and Arts

Artists News: Snow and Arts

Another work week is almost over and we are expecting a lot of snow in New York this weekend. 

Our NYFA affiliated artists have exhibitions, events and shows in many different neighborhoods around the city this weekend. So, put your snow boots on and make your way to the art spaces listed below. And those of you who are lucky enough to spend the winter on the beaches in Florida and California have no excuse to miss out on the events in those states!

Judith Bernstein (Fellow in Printmaking/Drawing/Artists’ Books ‘88), Simone Forti (Fellow in Choreography ’88) and Leigh Ledare (Fellow in Photography ’13)
Are part of the Impromptu group show at The Box Gallery in Los Angeles.
Where? 805 Traction Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90013
When? January 16 – February 13, 2016

Albert Paley (Fellow in Crafts ’91)
As part of Art Palm Beach his new specialty Corning glass and Kovar sculptures will be shown by Habatat Gallery in booth #105/107.
Where? Palm Beach County Convention Center, 650 Okeechobee Boulevard, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
When? January 20 – January 24, 2016

Ellie Irons (Fellow in Interdisciplinary Work ‘15)
Science Line published a very informative article on the artist’s work and her work in the current gallery show Social Ecologies Exhibition at the Gallery at Industry City. Also, click here to read another article about Ellie and Christopher Kennedy!

Josephine Halvorson ( Fellow in Painting ’10), Martha Rosler (Fellow in Video ’85) and Mierle Laderman Ukeles (Fellow in Conceptual/Performance Art ’86)
Are also part of this exhibition in Brooklyn.
Where? 220 36th St #2-A, Brooklyn, NY 11232
When? until February 21, 2016

Elizabeth Yamin (Fellow in Graphics ’85)
And fellow painter Jo Ann Rothschild are presented by LUI’s Brooklyn Campus Salena Gallery this January.
Where? LIU Brooklyn, 1 University Plaza, Brooklyn, NY 11201-8423
When? January 19 – February 26, 2016

Guerrilla Girls (Fellows in Performance Art/Emergent Forms ’88)
Were invited to the Late Show with Stephen Colbert where they talked about the History Of Art vs. The History Of Power.

Coco Fusco (Fellow in Nonfiction ’91, ’14)
Has a solo show at the contemporary art gallery Alexander Gray Associates. There will be  screenings of her seminal videos c including her latest installation Confidencial, Autores Firmantes (2015).
Where? 510 West 26 Street, New York, NY 10001
When? January 9 – February 6, 2016


Fiscally Sponsored Artist Mariami Bibilouri
The Soul chanteuse will perform at the Brooklyn Academy of Music this Friday at 10:00 PM.
Where? 30 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217
When? January 22, 2016 at 10:00 PM

Emily Barletta (Fellow in Crafts ’09)
Is part of the Intimacy + Materiality group show at Helen Day Art Center. The opening will be on Friday January 22 at 6:00 PM.
Where? 90 Pond St, Stowe, VT 05672
When? January 22 – April 10, 2016

Wanda Phipps (Fellow in Poetry ’91)
Is participating in the Poetry Ville Express at KGB Bar this Friday at 7:00 PM.
Where? 85 E 4th St, New York, NY 10003
When? January 22, 2016 at 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

NYFA Fiscally Sponsored Project Go! Push Pops
Presents Va Va Venus, a workshop with queer performance artist, interfaith minister and new age guru of the “Soul Sparkle Sermon” Lainie Love Dalby this Saturday.
Where? Bhati Center for Creative Wellness, 1099 Flushing Ave #307, Brooklyn, NY 11237
When? January 23, 2016 at 3:00 – 6:00 PM

Eric Corriel (Fellow in Digital/Electronic Arts ’09)
His solo exhibition Eric Corriel: Enter the Machine at Garis & Hahn will open this upcoming Wednesday, January 27 at 6:00 PM.
Where? 263 Bowery, New York, NY 10002
When? January 27 – February 25, 2016

Frances Jetter (Fellow in Printmaking/Drawing/Artists’ Books ’03, ’11)
Shows his work at New Prints 2016/Winter at the International Print Center New York. The opening reception will be next Thursday, January 28 at 6:00 PM.
Where? 508 West 26th Street, Room 5A, New York, NY 10001
When? January 28 – March 26, 2016

– Charlotte Jansen

Follow the work of past and present NYFA Fellows on Twitter at #NYFAFellows30 and find out more about the activities planned for our 30th Anniversary on our website. NYFA’s Artists’ Fellowship Program awards $7,000 grants to individual artists in New York State. Applications are currently open with a January 28 deadline.

Images, from above: Frances Jetter (Fellow in Printmaking, Drawing and Book Arts ‘03); Josephine Halvorson (Fellow in Painting ‘10), Organ, Oil on linen, 18 x 23 in, 2009

Amy Aronoff
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