Mark the dates June 14 to 18 for RU 's online Paddle8 auction of fantastic art works by local and international artists to support our public programs
Mark the dates June 14 to 18 for RU 's online Paddle8 auction of fantastic art works by local and international artists to support our public programs ... totaling since January 2017 six exhibitions, eleven events/ talks, and the panel Embedding: Artist Residencies at the New School. All of our programs are free and open to the public. By purchasing an art work you can actively help us in our efforts....
US Artists! Don't forget: Two weeks left to apply!
If you are a US based artist, there is still time to apply for a six week Liquitex sponsored residency at RU starting Sept 18th. Deadline: June 16th, 2017 - 6pm EST
Other News We are delighted to announce that the 2017 winner of the Photo London Artproof Award is the Nairobi based Mimi Cherono Ng'ok. This prize awards the artist a 2 month residency at RU in the Fall. The selection panel -chaired by Stephen Barber- included Emma Bowkett, Director of Photography at the Financial Times; Thibault Brunet, photographer and last year's winner; Jiyoon Lee, Executive Director of SUUM PROJECT London/Seoul and Sofia Maduro, Director and Curator of Alberto Vollmer Foundation. The sponsor, Artproof is an international art printing laboratory with locations in Tallinn, Stockholm and Berlin.
RU Exhibition: King of the Storm by Matyáš Chochola
Matyáš during Lazy Dick Peacock performance, 2016 foto: Alžběta Jungrová
June 4, 8pm at ShapeShifter Lab
Join us for a massive jam session and performance King of the Storm at ShapeShifter Lab by Matyáš Chochola. The program brings together a roster of VIP guests including kungfu masters, funkmasters and jazz gurus encountered by the artist in New York.
The Austrian artist Georg Petermichl introduces his photographic series Scaffolding to discuss the labor relations that sustain the art world and the dynamics of the institutional and commercial distribution of art in our society.
RU Talk: Charlie Gross, Artist in Residence at Kings County
Nathaniel, Kings County, 2017 by Charlie Gross
Monday June 19, 6.30pm at RU
RU artist Charlie Gross presents his project realized during his residency at Kings County with a 22 year-old patient, transgendered man named Nathaniel both at Kings County and outside of the hospital.
Current resident artists Ai Makita's and Naomi Okubo's paintings were selected for the 2017 Emerging Artist Project for a 2 month exhibition at the residence of Ambassador/ Consulate General of Japan in New York. This initiative supports contemporary Japanese visual artists who are currently living and working in the New York Area.