RUTGERS IN NEW YORK: MFA EXHIBITION

RUTGERS IN NEW YORK: MFA EXHIBITION {0}

MAY 11-22 – EXHIBITION – The Invisible Dog presents Mason Gross School of the Arts’ MFA class of 2016. The exhibition will showcase singular pieces from 20 MFA students, celebrating their individual thesis accomplishments in this culminating group show. Participating artists and faculty of the program will be in attendance at the opening reception. Aaron […]

THE WRITERS’ ROADSHOW 2016

THE WRITERS’ ROADSHOW 2016 {0}

SATURDAY MAY 7 – 7.30PM – New Fiction and Poetry from Brooklyn, Nashville, Pittsburgh. Odie Lindsey’s story collection, We Come to Our Senses, is forthcoming from WW Norton in July. His stories have appeared in Best American Short Stories, the Iowa Review, Columbia, and the anthology Forty Stories. A veteran, he lives in Nashville. www.oalindsey.com […]

SHIBORI IN THE GLASS HOUSE – CALVIN STALVIG

SHIBORI IN THE GLASS HOUSE – CALVIN STALVIG {0}

SATURDAY MAY 7 – SUNDAY MAY 8 – 12-4PM – WORKSHOP – Craftsman Calvin Stalvig will facilitate shibori indigo dying in the Glass House of Invisible Dog. Using methods of binding, pleating, knotting, stitching, clamping and wrapping, participants will prepare a small table runner to take home with them after dying it in an indigo […]

THE FORTUNE TELLER by PONTUS PETTERSSON

THE FORTUNE TELLER by PONTUS PETTERSSON {0}

SATURDAY MAY 7 – SUNDAY MAY 8 – VARIOUS HOURS – PERFORMANCE – From a series of 52 photographs assembled into a self made deck of card Swedish choreographer Pontus Pettersson will read your fortune. This is a one to one performance inviting you to the occult performance of a reading. The stage will for […]

TINY HOMES – FRIEDA PREMO

TINY HOMES – FRIEDA PREMO {0}

MAY 4 – 8 – EXHIBITION – Every day we throw away a lot of trash. All that trash gets dumped into animal’s habitats and destroys them. So Frieda Premo is taking some of that trash and turning it back into habitats for animals. She has made two miniatures and three life-sized environments: the miniatures […]

7th ANNUAL OPEN STUDIOS

7th ANNUAL OPEN STUDIOS {0}

MAY 7 – 8 – INVISIBLE DOG OPEN STUDIOS –  The art we host in our galleries may be our guts, and Mac Premo’s iconic façade piece, You Are Reading This (2015) our face, but our 25 resident artists together form the heart—the very pulse—of The Invisible Dog. This year, we are proud to open, […]

LOOK AND LISTEN FESTIVAL

LOOK AND LISTEN FESTIVAL {0}

FRIDAY MAY 6 – 8PM –  Look & Listen concludes with  an evening curated by pianist Phyllis Chen around the theme of “unusual spaces.” The program will feature Chen performing two world premieres that L+L aided in commissioning: a solo work by Jo Kondo, commissioned by New Music USA; then a new original work, commissioned […]

THE WORKING MIND AND DRAWING HAND OF OLIVER JEFFERS

THE WORKING MIND AND DRAWING HAND OF OLIVER JEFFERS {0}

WEDNESDAY MAY 4, 8PM – PERFORMANCE by Oliver Jeffers –  A performance of self-explanation, story-telling, and picture-drawing.  There is also a pie chart.  Oliver Jeffers is a visual artist and author from Belfast, Northern Ireland, now living and working in Brooklyn, New York. At the core of Oliver’s work is a fierce curiosity – a […]

RAUDER THRADUR – ANDREA DEFELICE & RYAN FRANK

RAUDER THRADUR – ANDREA DEFELICE & RYAN FRANK {0}

MARCH 5 – APRIL 30 – EXHIBITION – Rauder Thradur (Red Thread in Icelandic) features the work of Brooklyn-based artists Andrea DeFelice and Ryan Frank who examine time and space through the transparent structure of the Glass House. DeFelice and Frank, who each spent time in Iceland in 2015, reflect on their individual experiences of […]

CLAP HANDS – JEN ROSENBLIT

CLAP HANDS – JEN ROSENBLIT {0}

APRIL 20-24, 26-28, 7.30PM – DANCE – Jen Rosenblit–a choreographer lauded for her “Sly, tender and spatially sophisticated” (The New York Times) performance pieces–returns to Live Arts to present her newest work. Clap Hands is a mating call, a solo for the body that needs bodies. While conceptually a solo, the work will navigate its […]