SHABBAT DINNER

SHABBAT DINNER {1}

FRIDAY APRIL 13 / 7.30PM / SHABBAT DINNER / A multi-course meal plus special cocktail by The Gefilteria in celebration of R. Justin Stewart’s installation, Distorting (a messiah project, 13C). Mamie Kanfer Stewart will lead guests through a lively discussion of art and spirituality. Dinner will take place inside of Distorting (a messiah project, 13C). All […]

“REHEARSAL”

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THURSDAY MARCH 29 / 8PM / PERFORMANCE The Invisible Dog will host the REHEARSAL series, a works-in-progress showing of various types of performance. This month, Ana Lieberman will perform a multi-chaptered piece addressing love, ego, martyrdom, the muse, sex, gender, and the drive to make art. One section will involve a direct address of the […]

CINE CLUB / WISE BLOOD

CINE CLUB / WISE BLOOD {0}

Friday March 16 / 8pm / CineClub / Wise Blood by John Huston / US Army war veteran Hazel Motes may not be a believing Christian, somehow observations like the state of a run-down country church, meeting the ridiculous frauds on the streets and memories inspire him to take up, after initially fierce refusal, the […]

THE DUMPSTER PROJECT

THE DUMPSTER PROJECT {9}

FROM JANUARY 8 Premiering at the DUMBO Arts Festival on September 23, 2011, The Dumpster Project is a work of transportable public art. The Dumpster Project is also a daily blog (www.thedumpsterproject.com). Fundamentally, though, The Dumpster Project is a physical taxonomy of one man’s existence. Mac Premo is a Brooklyn-based collage artist. His longtime Boerum […]

OPENING WEEKEND / MARCH 10-11

OPENING WEEKEND / MARCH 10-11 {3}

The Invisible Dog Art Center is thrilled to announce the opening of three solo exhibitions, one group exhibition, and in house artists open studios, all on Saturday March 10th. Download the press release here On the ground floor, R Justin Stewart’s sculptural installation Distorting (A Messiah Project 13C). In the garden gallery, Daniel Horowitz’s 365 […]

WORK/SPACE 2012 / ARTISTS OPEN STUDIOS

WORK/SPACE 2012 / ARTISTS OPEN STUDIOS {0}

SATURDAY MARCH 10 – SUNDAY MARCH 11 / EXHIBITION + ARTISTS OPEN STUDIOS / Work/Space 2012, the 2nd installment of the annual 32 in-house artist group exhibition and open studios event.  Curated by Whitney V. Hunter, Work/Space 2012 will introduce the public to the new artists of the Invisible Dog Art Center as well as […]

PULSE

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THURSDAY MARCH 15 / EXHIBITION /Updating the contemporary art aesthetic is a struggle for every emerging artist.  How do you modernize the artistic pallet in the age of post, post everything.  The real ground breakers understand this challenge and are making waves in updating and reinventing our cultural ideal of what is “art”.   PULSE is […]

THE SMALL CIRCUS

THE SMALL CIRCUS {3}

SATURDAY MARCH 3 / SUNDAY MARCH 4 / PERFORMANCE / Le Petit Cirque [The Small Circus] is a complex sound object object made of wood, plastic, strings, springs and fragility.   A mere breath can set it vibrating.  Twelve small microphones draw resources from its interior. Le Petit Cirque is a circus.  Its handling is perilous, […]

MELTING GROUND

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SATURDAY FEBRUARY 18 / 7.30PM / MOVIE by Richard Garet and Asher Thal-Nir. The imagery  of  Melting Ground consists of an uninterrupted single handheld take, while flying in  a  helicopter over Mendenhall Glacier in Juneau, Alaska in August  2005. Garet submitted the footage to  rigorous processes of digital manipulation, altering the takes natural condition, light, […]

WORKTREUE / G DOUGLAS BARRETT

WORKTREUE / G DOUGLAS BARRETT {0}

FRIDAY FEBRUARY 17 / 7.30PM / MUSIC / PERFORMANCE / The German term Werktreue refers to the concept of historical authenticity in performance, the notion of fidelity to an ideal form of the artwork found, for example, in the musical score. While extensive discussions of historical authenticity appeared in the 1980s in American and English […]