Our good friends at Curbs and Stoops take a huge step forward tonight with the opening of their first space! Check it out! Curbs and Stoops is a growing online art community that supports public art projects, interactive projects, limited edition print releases, progressive residency programs, and pop-up exhibitions. Their most recent endeavor, The Active Space is designed to promote community through art. Thier grand opening happens this Friday, February 18th from 6-10pm in Bushwick, Brookyln! Here are some preview images, you can RSVP for the event here.
The Curbs & Stoops Active Space, is a collaboration with Welner Associates to create a progressive cultural center designed to promote community through art. This Friday we open the first 6,000 square foot of space our space. The Active Space will house artists studios, our residency program, exhibition spaces, and our art accessibility think tank that will continue to produce the Curbs & Stoops blog and curated publication. Friday’s opening will include five exhibitions, three open studios and a party all curated to highlight the scope and caliber of artists we will be collaborating with.
Participating artists include: Angel Otero, Ashley Zelinskie, Brian Maller, Brian Matthew, Christopher Rivera, Hector Arce, Hector Hernandez, Jason Mones, Jeffrey Pena, Jonathan Chapline, Korakrit Arunanondchai, Pep Williams, Rachel LaBine, Sebastian Vallejo, Lapiztola Collective, UR New York Collective and Super Pop Collective.
About Beat Nite: Norte Maar’s well loved bi-annual Bushwick block party Beat Nite: Bushwick Art Spaces Stay Open Late is part art walk, part pub crawl, Beat Nite encourages an accessible and informal introduction to the neighborhood’s vibrant art community. This month’s episode of Beat Nite is sponsered by Hyperallergic, and will feature shows at local spaces English Kills, Centotto, Fortress to Solitude, Famous Accounts, and re-installation by Austin Thomas of the apartment gallery that started it all, Norte Maar.
566 Johnson Street 2nd Floor
Friday, February 18, 6-10PM
Morgan L Stop
Opening night party with DJ Grimmace.
Beers courtesy of DogFish Head.