Borderless: In Residence Opening Reception & First Thursday Gallery Walk

Borderless: In Residence Opening Reception & First Thursday Gallery Walk

Join NYFA’s Opening Reception for Borderless: In Residence on November 3, 2016

NYFA’s upcoming exhibition Borderless: In Residence, curated by David C. Terry, features artists who have participated in NYFA’s national and international residency programs through partnerships with Wayne State University in Detroit, the University of Arts in London, Basil Alkazzi Artist-in-Residence, the Woodstock Byrdcliffe Artist in Residence, the Jamaican Center for Arts and Learning, Times Square Alliance, the Sheldon Museum, Flux Factory and the Node Center for Curatorial Studies. Join us at NYFA Gallery for the opening reception during DUMBO’s First Thursday Gallery Walk on Thursday, November 3, 6:00pm – 9:00pm.

Borderless: In Residence
Opening Reception & First Thursday Gallery Walk: Thursday, November 3, 2016 from 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Exhibition Dates: November 3, 2016 – February 10, 2017
Gallery Hours: Monday – Friday, 10:00 AM – 5:30 PM; First Thursdays of every Month (except Jan + July) 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM.
Location: NYFA Gallery, 20 Jay Street, Suite 740, Brooklyn NY 11201

Opening reception is free and open to the public.

Exhibiting artists include:
Golnar Adili (NYFA in Residence at Clemente Soto Velez)
Sonya Blesofsky (NYFA in Residence at Clemente Soto Velez)
Sander Breure and Witte van Hulzen (International Composers Exchange Program)
Faith Holland (Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning Residence)
Elana Katz (Roger Smith Residence)
Joseph Keckler (NYFA in Residence at Clemente Soto Velez)
Kimia Kline (Basil Alkazzi Artist-in-Residence)
Hadi Nasiri (Sharing Perspectives Residency)
Roxa Smith (Basil Alkazzi Artist-in-Residence)
Chin Chih Yang (Woodstock Byrdcliffe Artist-in-Residence)


Borderless: In Residence is the first of a three-part exhibition series that includes Borderless: In Time opening at the Museum van Loon in Amsterdam on November 26, 2016 and Borderless: In Perspective, featuring NYFA’s Immigrant Artist Program Mentees at Lite-Haus Galerie in Berlin on December 3, 2016.

Find out more about NYFA’s Curatorial Services for organizations and the NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowship Program, a $7,000 unrestricted cash grant awarded to individual artists living and working in the state of New York.


NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowship Program is administered with leadership support from New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature

Images, from top: Golnar Adili (Fellow in Printmaking/Drawing/Artists’ Books ‘09), Perhaps All of The Sky Is Unable To Turn A Page Of This Tightness of The Heart, (Shaayad Tamaame Aasemaan Natavaanad Safheyi Az Een Deltangi Raa Varagh Bezanad), 2013; Chin Chih Yang (Fellow in Digital/Electronic Arts ’11), 123 Pollution Solution, 2007-2016.

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